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Project Manager Commercial Vehicles Integrated Systems (m/f/d)


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046 Hannover, NI, DE, 30453

Req ID 39995 Friedrichshafen, Hannover, Germany

We are looking for a new colleague in our Product Segment Integrated Systems team at our location in Friedrichshafen or Hanover


Your tasks:

  • Take an active leadership role in leading and executing complex projects that will establish the foundation of the newly created Product Segment Integrated Systems within the System Solution Truck & Bus organization
  • Detail project objectives in alignment with project owner, elaborate a project plan in alignment with the strategic goals and perform cross-departmental planning for all functions involved to meet the project targets and requirements
  • Manage and track the progress of the Project’s QCD (Quality, Cost, Delivery) targets to ensure on-time completion of the project deliverables. 
  • Own the Business Case and take budget accountability for all project expenses ensuring cross-functional alignment to reach financial contribution targets
  • Manage risks, resolve problems / issues and manage baseline changes, reports and escalates to decision makers and stakeholders
  • Rigorously identifies, tracks and manages any scope changes to assess the impact on the QCD baseline 
  • Act as a link between relationships with internal & external customers, suppliers, partners and departments and develop excellent working relationships with all stakeholders

Your profile:

  • Project Management Expertise (Project planning, Controlling & Monitoring, Risk Management, Change Request Management, Quality Management) and knowledge of Project Management standards and methods, preferred PM certification (e.g. IPMA B /IPMA C, PMI-PMP, SAFe)
  • Entrepreneurial Competencies (Customer orientation, power of decision, dealing with complexity and uncertainty)
  • Leadership (Teamwork, Readiness for Change and Innovation, Results orientation, ability to think strategically)
  • Social & Interpersonal Competencies (Communication, Building relationships, Conflict Management)
  • Preferred experience: System engineering and software development in automotive industry, experience interacting with traditional CV customers, New Commercial Vehicle Customers (NCC) and / or special vehicles.


Be part of our ZF team as Project Manager Commercial Vehicles Integrated Systems (m/f/d) and apply now!


Jesko Broschat

(+49) 211 584217

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