Title:  Project Manager* New Service Products


Kassel, DE

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Project Manager* New Service Products

As Project Manager Large Scale Service you will lead cross-functional projects within our Business Unit Service for the development and integration of new service products in the business area Large Scale. 
Your contribution to the big picture

  • You are responsible for the execution of product development projects to build the strategic and operational service portfolio for our global large scale customers in close cooperation with the platform and service product managers in the team.
  • You effectively integrate SMA internal departments as well as external partner companies into the project work
  • You ensure a structured and transparent project controlling of your projects and are responsible for the adherence to the respective project goals
  • You dovetail your project work with directly neighboring projects from the areas of service organization, order processing, supply chain and inverters.
  • You contribute your own ideas for the further development and initiation of new projects
  • You present and communicate in regular cycles to involved stakeholders and in coordination forums to ensure a successful completion of the projects and to be able to meet agreed milestones.
  • You develop the pre-evaluation (business case) and effort estimation of the various projects and bring a significant amount of your experience here.
  • Your participation in the creation of the project pipeline and the associated resource effort and budget is an essential part of your scope of duties
  • You will support the piloting and launch of the new services resulting from these projects. 

Your skills are in demand

  • You have a university degree in the field of industrial engineering, engineering sciences, physics or equivalent
  • You have at least 5 years of professional experience, ideally in project management or comparable positions
  • You have a good technical understanding of PV systems
  • You are familiar with cross-functional projects and can point to successes from your current job
  • You score with advanced knowledge in such diverse areas as service delivery, processing issues or supply chain improvements
  • Your English and German language skills are very good, and you find it easy to lead international teams
  • You enjoy interlinking interdisciplinary team members and motivating them to achieve joint successes
  • You can point to projects in which you have successfully applied your structured way of working and your high sense of responsibility


#bethechange We look forward to receiving your application.

Your contact is Jörg Sebald 


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