Project Manager - Germany - SPACE

  • Job Location: Germany, Germany
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 15/09/2021

A Project Manager is required to work within Predevelopment for Earth Observation Missions

Tasks include:
Definition and management of projects
Lead of proposals (ESA, DLR, EC, commercial customers, etc.)
Evaluate and decide upon concepts of Earth Observations Missions phase A/B1
In co-operation with Earth Observation Missions project managers, definition of project targets in coordination with the customer, team partners and company management; communication of project targets to all involved stakeholders
Take over the leadership of the Predevelopment Department Earth Observation Missions with a disciplinary lead of a team with 9 employees
Identify, evaluate and initiate improvements for the Predevelopment Earth Observation Missions department
Seek solutions for strategical, planning and organizational issues together with the immediate superior and implement these within the department Earth Observation
Analyze and evaluate customer opportunities in the Predevelopment for Earth Observation Missions domain and derive a strategy for their implementation
Organisation and delegation of tasks and responsibilities to the department staff
Support of the department staff in their skill development

Your Qualifications
Diploma or Master in aerospace engineering or a comparable qualification
Experience in research and development projects, especially in definition phases
Experience in lead of project teams, work force planning
Willingness to shape future processes and organization and drive change
Profound experience in early phase project and proposals of Earth Observation System satellites and payloads
EO-market and stakeholder knowledge
Experience in team lead, ability to work in teams, team motivation
Strong emphasis on quality and cost
Experiences in heterogeneous, virtual/matrix and multinational environment
Excellent management skills, solution orientation, work organization, conflict management
Excellent conceptual and analytical skills

Fluency in spoken and written English required, German a huge advantage!

Capital International Staffing Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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