Senior Project Manager IC

03.08. | Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties | 100%

Senior Project Manager IC

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Senior Project Manager IC
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About u-blox
u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global provider of leading positioning and wireless communication technologies for the automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Our solutions let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and a growing ecosystem of product supporting data services, u-blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost-effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA.
Job Description

As we extend our IC project management team, we have a great job opportunity for you. In this interesting and challenging position as a project manager IC you will be responsible for the planning and execution of IC development projects which deliver leading-edge products for consumer, industrial and automotive applications. You will be involved in the whole product life cycle from product idea until high volume production, so you will have the opportunity to interact with a wide range of experienced people. You will work in an international cooperative environment and lead multi-sited project teams.The role is located in Thalwil, Switzerland.

Your Responsibilities

  • Manage project scope, project schedule, project costs and project risks

  • Manage, support and motivate the project team

  • Ensure excellent communication within the team and with all stakeholders

  • Ensure quality and completeness of project deliverables

  • Plan, steer and monitor all project activities

  • Execute gate reviews and lead decision matrix

  • Resolve conflicts and handle deviations

  • Define the project and prepare the project charter

Your Skills and Experience
  • Strong knowledge in IC development and production

  • Strong project management skills with several years of experience

  • Excellent communication skills in English, both in writing and speaking

  • Team player with strong leadership skills

  • Excellence organizational and time management skills

  • Highly motivated and ability to motivate team members

  • Used to work independently and precisely

  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment

  • Swiss or EU/EFTA citizen or resident with valid work permit for Switzerland

Bonus Point
  • Knowledge on positioning, cellular and/or short-range systems

  • PMI certification

  • German skills

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Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.