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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Project Manager - Development


Solihull, GB

Req ID 32151

We are looking for a new colleague in the System Management team at our location in Shirley (The Hub)

Our ZF Hub UK is a brand new state-of-the-art, fit for the future facility supporting technology innovation for Next Generation Mobility, across four technology domains: Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving and Electric Mobility. 


Your tasks as Project Manager Development:

  • As Project Manager Development, you are representing the development activities in the project core team and vis-à-vis the customer
  • Manage all aspects of a transmissions project within the Project Core Team, including development scope, strategy, budget, monthly status, system specifications, work breakdown structure (WBS), scheduling the development and for compliance with the schedule.
  • Responsible for the customer-specific maturity level management for each construction stage and, based on this, manages the product evolution process (PEP) agreed with the customer
  • Maintains the problem resolution management process with the help of the topic leader and requests problem point reporting
  • Coordinates the customer-specific tasks and the creation of customer-specific parts within the project team, e.g., construction statuses and hardware parts with milestones during software creation

Your profile as Project Manager Development:

  • Degree in Engineering is preferred; other related disciplines are considered as well, if paired with strong technical interest
  • Good knowledge of project management, customer support and supplier management within Automotive industry
  • Technical knowledge of the automatic transmission system
  • Excellent communication skills, including conflict management and moderation skills
  • UK Driving License

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 Project Manager - Development and apply now!


Rebecca Wolff

(+49) 211 584630

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