Senior Project Management Specialist - International Rollout (m/w/d)

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85049 Ingolstadt


We are CARIAD, an automotive software company and part of the Volkswagen Group. Our mission is to make the automotive experience safer, more sustainable, more comfortable, more digital, and more fun. Soon, we'll be a team of more than 5,000 software developers and engineers, building the leading tech stack for the automotive industry and creating a unified software platform for over 10 million new vehicles per year.

We’re looking for talented, digital minds like you to help us create code that moves the world. Together with you, we’ll build outstanding digital experiences and products for all Volkswagen Group brands that will transform mobility. Join us as we shape the future of the car and everyone around it.


The Team of the “Software Platform and Projects” department is responsible for the overall project steering and so success of development and delivery of the different Vehicle & Cloud platforms.
You will be closely aligned with strategic planning and enterprise portfolio management, providing oversight and remediation to troubled project parts and ensuring compliance controls and standards are engaged.

  • Responsible as primary contact for delivery and integration of solution in the Regions or Markets
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders, including cross-functional touchpoints to align and prioritize and to establish an integrated project view
  • Ensure a standardized approach of project management in line with project delivery roadmap, encompassing the governance, alignment, assurance, integration, financial control and planning of multiple inter-related activities
  • Act as a primary contact to define business requirements and opportunities for improvement within the project activity and assist team member to reach confirmed targets
  • Ensure all PM’s effectively track deliverables and milestones while providing regular status updates to project stakeholders
  • Responsible for accurate consolidated project reporting and seek executive guidance and approvals as necessary
  • Understand technical chains of interaction (Car SW) and deal with risks and impediments in development process
  • Successfully completed studies in the field of computer science, business informatics or comparable studies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (German and English), including the ability to explain IT concepts and technologies to business leaders, and business concepts to the IT organization
  • Proven track record of managing multiple, complex technical projects with plans that account for priorities, interdependencies, risks, and backup plans
  • High levels of comprehension for complex matters and ability to structure and present to senior management
  • Ability to analyze and think quickly and to resolve conflict
  • Deep understanding of current and emerging processes and technologies and how other enterprises are employing them to drive business to be agile and transparent
  • Fluent English language skills (oral and written), German is a plus
  • Remote work options
  • Temporary work from abroad in selected countries
  • Flextime / optional working hours
  • Company pension plan
  • Annual professional development
  • Sabbatical option up to 6 months
  • 30 days paid + 10 days unpaid leave
  • Possibility for VW Group car leasing
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