Agile Project Manager for Hardware Development Projects (f/m/d)
What's the role?
For our project management team, located in Lanzenkirchen near Vienna, we are hiring an agile Project Manager who successfully leads a target-oriented multinational project team in the ventilated façade business according to global Hilti AG standards. As agile Project Manager, you will be the driving force in an agile development set-up for the fulfillment of international hardware development projects, while ensuring an outstanding achievement of project targets such as quality, development time and product costs.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
Our site in Lanzenkirchen, based in the south of Vienna, is Hilti´s Competence Center for Ventilated Façade and Installation Systems for Pipe rings and Heavy modular systems. As part of our Business Unit Installation we provide product development, supply, marketing and engineering. Our highly motivated international team works together with colleagues from all over the world in an entrepreneurial environment to bring innovative new products to the market.
What does the role involve?
In your role, you will be responsible for managing development projects for new hardware products from the definition phase to the market success as well as for the preparation of project roadmaps incl. resource planning, steering and aligning with line managers. Specific responsibilities include also a gapless documentation of all relevant project milestones information and decisions and the coordination of internal processes. Additionally, you will be in charge of steering and moderating workshops and team meetings as well as alignment processes together with all relevant stakeholders.
What do we offer?
We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. We will give you a lot of responsibility to develop yourself and we´ll support you in shaping your individual career path. It means we can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally. We will give you all of the training and development opportunities that you need to help grow your career with a market leader.
Additionally, we offer you a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits:
• flexible working times (home office possibility)
• team and company events
• additional pension plan (employer-financed; after 2 years with the company)
• up-to-date work equipment
• accident insurance (employer-financed)
• individual development plan
Integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment are essential for Hilti – both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values, but also live them every day.
Why should you apply?
Agile working, strategic thinking, and the ability to look outside the box to see ahead of the current development timeline are essential for you. As a strong communicator, you address critical issues and achieve solution-oriented measures. If you have a high learning agility as well as strive to continuously improve processes, this is the perfect step to continue your career in an international company.
What you need is:
- Master’s Degree (University/FH) in industrial engineering / mechanical engineering, ideally combined with further studies and broad experience with various methodologies and tools of project management
- + 5 years of working experience in a similar position, incl. proven record in functional leadership of project teams in an international matrix organization
- First-hand experience in developing hardware components out of metal (aluminum, steel, stainless steel) in mass production in an agile project management set-up
- Highly committed and strong motivated personality with the attitude and drive to inspire others
- Passion for implementation & usage of state-of-the-art project management tools
- Excellent communication & presentation skills on all levels
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills in English are essential, other languages are a plus
This position is subject to the collective agreement for employees in metal trade, employment group IV which states a minimum salary of € 2.682,80 per month - gross (in Austria it is legally obliged to announce at least a gross monthly salary). Based on your individual professional skills and know-how and previous experience, we are willing to negotiate and offer an attractive performance-oriented remuneration package highly above the minimum salary.
Take up the next challenge and start your career with Hilti! We look forward to receiving your online application including details of your availability.
Contact: Eurofox GmbH – A Group Company of Hilti | Stefanie Meidl | Human Resources
“I love the fact that my job isn’t just technical. It involves planning and dealing with people too. The culture is brilliant. It’s challenging, yes, but it’s friendly and welcoming too. It’s all about teamwork, and your ideas are really taken on board.”