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Program Manager Automotive (m/w)

Bochum, DE

Job Description

Program Manager Automotive (Ref. GER00517)

Our Bochum Program Management Team successfully develop Vehicle Connected Devices (ECUs) for our OEM customers.

For this highly innovative and dynamic team we are looking for a 


- First technical Contact of the customer
- Project –planning, -tracking, - reporting, -escalation
- Coordinating a team of cross functional sub team leaders / Individuals
- Coordinating work packages and interfaces between the cross functional teams
- Executing Milestone Reviews, presenting results to the Laird management
- Executing the project in agreed timelines in Quality and Budget
- Following the Laird NPI product development process fulfilling the TS(IATF)16949 / Automotive Spice / ISO14001 requirements


- Excellent communication skills
- Very much Solutions oriented
- Good negotiation skills
- Solid self presentation
- Good understanding of Electronics and Software
- Expert knowledge of MS-Project and MS-Office
- Process oriented workstyle
- Very Good English skills oral and in writing
- Excellent German skills oral and in writing


- 5+ years in similar position in automotive at a thier 1 or OEM
- degree in Engineering of Electronics, technical Software, telecommunication or similar
- certified Project Manager is a plus