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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Head of Domain Transformation (m/f/d) Projects Office


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046

Req ID 22521

We are looking for a new colleague in the "Program & Engineering Excellence - Projects Office" department at our location in Friedrichshafen. 


Your tasks:

  • Drives and secures funding for long-range strategic planning process for key transformations including R&D infrastructure to support carbon neutral product designs and digitalization key product development and engineering end-to-end processes
  • Overseeing and managing portfolio of complex, global, cross-functional, strategic projects of significant scope (Product Carbon Footprint, Product Cybersecurity Strategy Development, PM Transformation, Functional Digitalization, Savings and Improvement Initiatives)
  • Defines goals, improves technologies, and resolves problems, selects, develops, and evaluates team members to ensure execution function as well as selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function
  • Applies broad knowledge of the business to direct and lead problem solving and transformation program management and leads cross-functional program teams while directing and controlling scope, timing, budget, risks, issues, customer / stakeholder management, quality of delivery, KPIs
  • Drives transformation, organizational change management, builds capabilities of other PMs within a pool of PM professionals and ensures use of standards on functional excellence (incl. processes, tools, reporting & qualification) 


Your profile:

  • University degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or other technical area with long-term experience in a product development and program management or equivalent role
  • Experienced in Prince2, IPMA, PMI-certified, 6 Sigma and organizational change management
  • Demonstrated results in leading enterprise transformational programs
  • Industry experience in functional digitalization and/or sustainability preferred


About ZF: 
ZF is a global technology company suppling systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries.



Be part of our ZF team as Head of Domain Transformation (m/f/d) Projects Office and apply now!


Anastasia Zascerinskij

((+49)) 211 584 222194

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