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Technical Project Manager

Company: Dematic
Location: Holland
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

As a Technical Project Manager you are the single point of contact with one or more KION Operating Units focused on new automated guided vehicle developments.You will rely heavily on your organizational, technical, interpersonal and communications skills to develop relationships of mutual understanding and trust with counterparts at the KION Operating Units.You will also work closely with our internal Kion Mobile Automation development team to manage technical program communications, communicate development priorities, track, and respond to issues, and report on progress.What we offer:Job DescriptionCareer DevelopmentWe are here to support you for the entirety of your Dematic career. From a fast start of learning Dematic's history and foundational training to succeed in your role to leadership development programs, technical training and certifications, and Career Navigator to identify challenging new opportunities, our goal is to help you grow beyond your borders.Competitive Compensation and BenefitsOur attractive and market competitive total rewards packages are designed to reward high performance and to assist in managing your personal and family needs. Dematic offers robust packages based on employment status and national requirements.Pay TransparencyDematic is committed to pay transparency. As such, the Dematic will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.However, Dematic will still maintain confidentiality of your pay information. Employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by Dematic, or (c) consistent with Dematic's legal duty to furnish information.Global OpportunitiesAs a global company, our employees are exposed to different ideas and perspectives from around the world. We offer international assignments for qualified employees and wherever possible, we offer flexible working hours and modern workspace design.Learn More Here:https://www.dematic.com/en-us/about/careers/what-we-offer/Tasks and Qualifications:This is What You Will do in This Role:You manage scope, schedule, budget and customer communications for one or more global development projects.You interface with global AGILE product development teams to communicate project priorities and scope, and to mitigate project risks.You coordinate and communicate with Procurement, Sales, Service, Production, Product management, Quality, and Finance groups to maintain developmental alignment and deliver on a full product solution.You work closely with Product Management to plan and define future products.You are an expert and mentor on the KION product development process.You effectively communicate project status and challenges to management and the larger organization.What We are Looking For:You have a technical background and a degree in engineering or a related field.You have experience in managing projects and programs within a complex organization.You have experience working in an AGILE product development environment.You understand the product development lifecycle for technical products.You enjoy solving complex problems to bring a product from a concept phase through to mass-production.Experience in the field of automation is an asset.You possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.You are able to work in an international and intercultural context.You are diplomatic, open minded, flexible and creative.Willingness to travel (20%).Excellent knowledge of English and good command of German is strongly preferred.Additional language skills in French, Dutch, Spanish or Mandarin are a plus.PMP certification is a plus.Some positions in the U.S. may require vaccination against COVID-19. Where legally permitted or required, offers for such roles are contingent on the candidate providing proof of full vaccination against Covid 19 (currently one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine or two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine). Candidates with medical issues or religious beliefs or practices that prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.#LI-MH1

Keywords: Dematic, Grand Rapids , Technical Project Manager, IT / Software / Systems , Holland, Michigan

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