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Senior Program Manager*in (m/f/d)

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Austria, Wien
Full time

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Daniela Giovannozzi

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Kapsch TrafficCom develops smart solutions to make mobility safer, more sustainable and efficient for everybody. We design, build and operate traffic management systems including connected vehicles technology and mobility demand management as well as tolling services for cities, roads, tunnels and bridges around the world. We develop data and video analytics platforms, building on state-of-the-art technologies including AI, machine learning, big data and cloud services to enable the digitalization of mobility.

For a strategic program we are looking for an experienced Program Manager overseeing the overall implementation of a multi-national software product delivery. You will provide strategic guidance to the project managers and the involved technical teams to ensure customer satisfaction as well as financial and time targets are met.

Your Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership to project managers, foster a positive team environment
  • Assures program implementation in time, budget and quality
  • Acts as main customer and supplier interface on program level and hosts program status meetings
  • Escalates to the senior management in case of major project deviations
  • Drives risk-, contract- and change management
  • Leads contractual negotiations with the customer (delivery aspects, time & scope) as well as subcontractor negotiations
  • Arbitrate and resolve conflicts within the program when necessary

Your Profile

  • A minimum of 5, preferably 10+ years relevant experience as Senior Program- or Project Portfolio Manager for large scale software projects in a public sector
  • Demonstrated program or project portfolio management skills (portfolio / program size 50MEUR+)
  • ITS industry background is an asset
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • PMP, PRINCE2 or equivalent project management certification
  • You have proven leadership experience in line and matrix organizations
  • You have a natural leadership style
  • You are a solution driven personality with can-do attitude & approach
  • Fluency in English and German for both verbal and written communication (level B2 is a minimum).
  • Knowledge of any other Central European language is considered an advantage

Our Offer to you

  • ITS is one of the most dynamic and fast-growing industries which is undergoing a major transformation driven by autonomous and connected vehicles -  Kapsch is among the thought leaders of that transformation. We are building on a sound present business – Kapsch is the global market leader in large-scale tolling systems and trafficmanagement – and are in parallel strongly investing into the future green and sustainable technologies
  • You will be an important part at Kapsch Project Management and you will have the freedom to create and drive innovative solutions and ideas to shape KTC´s future
  • A hands-on onboarding with an experienced team to get familiar with the business and domain-related processes
  • Social benefits and infrastructure (operating restaurants, meal discount, near subway etc.)
  • Homeoffice, Bridge Days Regulation and flexible working hours etc.
  • A gross salary with € 80.000 p.a. for applicants with a relevant work experience, willingness to offer a higher salary depending on your professional experience and qualification
  • Location: Headquarter Vienna
  • Start date: as soon as possible, Full-time position

Kapsch is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We attach great importance to a balance in the diversity of our employees. Therefore we welcome all applications without regard to gender, age, religious beliefs/ideology, sexual orientation, ethnicity or national origin.

Your contact: Daniela Giovannozzi, Head of Recruiting Austria - Tel.Nr. ++43 (0)50811 1905

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Daniela Giovannozzi
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