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Senior IT Project Manager (m/f/d)

Senior IT Project Manager (m/f/d)

For our new IT Project Management department, we are looking for a Senior IT Project Manager (m/f/d), based in Wohlen or Pfäffikon Switzerland, Balzers, Lichtenstein, or Munich, Germany.

You are responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects in business applications, SAP or infrastructure ensuring consistency with OC Oerlikon’s strategy and goals.

Your responsibilities

  • Lead the planning and implementation of IT projects and programs
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Manage project budget and project resource allocation
  • Plan and schedule project timelines
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate tools (MS Project, Jira, Smartsheet)
  • Provide direction and support to project team
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders
  • Develop existing project products for customer satisfaction
  • Manage different kinds of projects, like, waterfall, stage-driven, SCRUM
  • Further development of project methodology, Project Competence Center and trainings for colleagues

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Informatics, Business Development or Project Management
  • At least 7 years’ experience in successful IT project management e.g. overall responsibility of a global ERP system, infrastructure, digitalization (prove of project experience necessary)
  • Qualification in project management or equivalent (certification on PMI or IPMA, SCRUM)
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools (PMI, SCRUM, Jira, PWA, Microsoft Project Server)
  • Proven experience in people management, strategic planning, risk and change management
  • Proficient in project management software
  • Self-dependent working style, customer focus and decisive and assertive personality
  • Professional English and preferably German language skills (verbal & in writing)
  • Willingness to travel (20-40%)

We offer

  • The opportunity to develop project management methodologies and to define standards
  • Attractive compensation package and flexible work time model
  • Wide scope of responsibility and a variety of tasks allowing you to make a real impact on the company’s success

Are you interested? Please submit your application online. We are looking forward to meeting you!

Yvonne Cantarella, Recruiter

phone: +49 6142 6033 282

About us

Oerlikon engineers materials, equipment and surfaces and provides expert services to enable customers to have high-performance products and systems with extended lifespans.

Drawing on its key technological competencies and strong financial foundation, the Group is sustaining mid-term growth by executing three strategic drivers: addressing attractive growth markets, securing structural growth and expanding through targeted mergers and acquisitions.

A leading global technology and engineering Group, Oerlikon operates its business in two Segments – Surface Solutions and Manmade Fibers – and has a global footprint of more than 10 500 employees at 175 locations in 37 countries. In 2018, Oerlikon generated CHF 2.6 billion in sales and invested around CHF 120 million in R&D.