PMO Director (Semiconductors) - Jena, Thüringen Germany - 17900

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Job #: 17900
Title: PMO Director (Semiconductors)
Job Location: Jena, Thüringen - Germany
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: NO


Our client is pioneering in the semiconductor and sensor technologies. The company designs and manufactures advanced sensor solutions for mobile, consumer, communications, industrial, medical, and automotive markets. The company is growing fast in exciting technology markets. to push the boundaries to enable customers to be the forefront of tomorrow’s mega trends.

Your benefits:

Working in a fast growing global company with a winning culture

Relocation from anywhere in Europe

Competitive salary and additional benefits

A talent management program

Long-term equity incentivescheme.


Your responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of Project Management Professionals and coordinate and lead their daily activities to ensure that projects remain on track and deliver on time
  • Create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Successfully initiate, plan, execute and close all project deliverables as committed
  • Ensure project definition documents are prepared and maintained
  • Publish project plans and schedules as needed
  • Ensure the schedules of the various constituencies involved are coordinated, and the multiple sub-project plans are consolidated into one master project schedule for project tracking
  • Identify resources needed and assign individual responsibilities
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of projects and scope Identification and resolution of issues
  • Advise corporate management on all perceived risks to the successful completion of the project
  • Coordinate project team meetings
  • Establish strong vendor/customer relationship. Communicate status to customers regularly.
  • Review product profitability (gross margin) and derive corrective actions when product is in production
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Ensure compliance to product policies and guidelines, quality targets and the company's General Quality Specifications


  • Master’s degree in Electronic Engineering / Physics / Optics or similar is preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Senior Project Management or Director roles managing complex Semiconductor ICs projects
  • Must have leadership experience across multiple locations
  • Must have proven experience working with Tier 1 OEMs in the Mobile or Consumer electronics domain
  • Experience in hardware/software design and optical sensors or systems is a strong plus
  • Technical understanding of System-on-Chip architectures including digital-, analogue- and software design is a strong plus
  • PMP certification is strong plus
  • Strong leadership, time management and analytical skills
  • Proactive, Self-motivated and deadline + results driven with a "Can do" attitude
  • The qualified candidate will be detail oriented, able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, extremely professional, and customer service oriented
  • Willingness to travel
  • Excellent German and English written and verbal communication skills


University - Master's Degree