Application Project Manager

Posted 21 September 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology - Transformation & Consulting

Job Description

We are working a global Manufacturing company in hiring an Application Project Manager. The key focus of Application Project Manager is to ensure the successful execution of large strategic autonomous mobile robot projects in collaboration with both external and internal stakeholders. The task is to master all aspects of the project management cycle, and always ensure on-time and on-budget milestones and to enable generation of additional sales.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for strategic projects (projects and customers with large sales potential)

  • Analyze application and customer requirements and translate them into functional requirements together with the Application Team

  • Help customers and partners optimize their design in the early stage of the project, in close coordination with Sales, customer, partner and the Application Team

  • Define success criteria together with the customer and carry out project documentation

  • Prepare project plans and schedules, risk assessments and business cases

  • Deal with project risks, assess them in advance and seek proper support within the organization

  • Schedule periodic meetings for alignment and coordination and be the first point of contact for internal stakeholders, end customers and partners

  • Lead and facilitate the projects and daily coordinate across the organization and ensure progress in accordance to plans, management and reporting of risks

Key Requirements:

  • Min 5 years of experience from a similar position in automation, robotics and/or other production industry/department

  • Engineering degree in the field of automation, robotics, mechatronics, software development

  • Project management experience in automation, robotics, or similar

  • Ability to manage expectations of all stakeholders and negotiate successful course forward

  • Autonomous Mobile Robot application background is preferred

  • Business qualification is seen as an added advantage

  • Agile and Lean development models

  • Project Management certification

  • Must be willing to travel