We currently offer the following position in Heerbrugg, Switzerland : Team Leader Project Management R&D (f / m / d)The position owner will be responsible for leading a team of Project Managers who drive the Product Development of Leica’s medical and applied product portfolio (digital microscopy, Image Processing, next generation, augmented reality) based on the Danaher Business System project management methods.
Your Responsibilities : Lead the R&D Project Management team (currently 4 Project Managers), set clear goals and development plans for the team members to improve methodology and execution abilities.
Develop a cohesive and unified team, cultivate a culture of openness and accountability and a sense of ownership / vitality, celebrate success and use failures as an opportunity for guiding moments , actively develop and mentor associates in both technical capabilities and professional growth.
Collaborate within Global R&D and the X-functional departments (operations, service, logistics, global purchasing) to achieve project targets, forecast and lead capacity and resources to effectively execute the committed roadmaps for new product development, sustaining and technology projects.
Support the development and execution of a technology roadmap, cultivate an environment that promotes innovation and ensures a strong IP pipeline.
Implements and improves our Danaher Business System Tools for New Product Development. Our Expectations : Education : Bachelor or Master’s degree in engineering, physics, science or equivalent technical field, or similar degree with strong focus on Software or Electronical Equipment.
Proven ability in a leading position for a Team in R&D or in cross-functional R&D projects as Senior Project Manager.Validated experience in the Medical, Automotive, Aerospace or Military or in a similar highly regulated environment.
Used to high-tech-products including complex hardware and software solutions.Language skills : required proficient in written and spoken English and in addition ideally GermanA team oriented and encouraging personality with interest to work in a cross-functional leadership role, who develops teams with a problem-solving attitude, agility, followership and a constructive, proactive style of communication.
What We Offer : An attractive remuneration package and flexible working hours.A friendly and nice working atmosphere on our Heerbrugg site with great colleagues.
An exciting, holistic task within a global team and opportunity to work with leading edge technology and high-end products.
As part of the Danaher Group, continuous training, support and focus on your personal development is one of our key goals.
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Do you feel that this could be your future position? Then do apply online.We are looking forward to your application!Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.
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