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Project lead - DMP plant onboarding


Częstochowa, WP, PL, 42-200

Req ID 25466

Main accountabilities, responsibilities and deliverables:

  • Project lead to consult and realize plant onboarding projects with European ZF plants – from pre-analysis until project based realization 

  • Support ZF's worldwide onboarding program: 

    • Development of regional onboarding strategy to connect ZF production plants in the Region EMEA to ZF’s IIoT platform (DMP – Digital Manufacturing Platform) and implementation the onboarding strategy.

    • Responsible of prioritization, consultant and realization of the pant connection projects to bring the solutions to use in the production plants

  • Enable plants for Onboarding

    • Realization of onboarding concepts incl. training concepts and planning of connecting different plant types
    • Responsible of pre-analysis including consulting in implementation and cost/benefit calculation

  • Drive plant Onboardings: Lead of multi-functional and interdisciplinary project teams across production plants

  • Enable plants in DMP launch​

    • Coordinate adaption of local processes towards implementation of DMP usage in operative processes​

    • Provide adapted training material for the specific plants​

    • Train the trainers (key-users) in the plants on DMP applications and usage​

    • Provide hypercare support during launch, acting as first point of contact for the plant (connectivity, applications, enablers)


Required skills and experience / main competencies:

  • Bachelor degree or higher in the area of production engineering, production management,  production automation or computer science with production 

  • Proficient experience in plant and shop floor processes with related data needs and IT systems

  • Proficient experience in project management in interdisciplinary and international teams

  • Experience in leading project teams and solid knowledge in project management and principals, optional in agile project managmeent

  • Proficient experience in IT technologies and high-level IT architectures

  • Assertiveness and analytical skills

  • Hands-on mentality, proactive and self-organizing (reliable, flexible, self-driven, keen to push things forward)

  • Strong communication skills in english – verbal, written and in presentation form. Must be able to tailor messages to appropriate audience and be comfortable at all levels of the organization

  • Multi-location and/or multi-division experience desired


Be part of our ZF team as Project lead - DMP plant onboarding and apply now!



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