Project Manager for Data Center and Toolchain
Software is eating the world….and the foundation for Zenuity’s world class software for autonomous driving is Data. Do you feel at your best when you manage the delivery of complex infrastructure and software projects? Are you able to handle strategic as well as operational matters? Can you communicate and break down activities in a clear and comprehensive manner to both internal and external stakeholders in Asia as well as rest of the world? Then you can be our next key person to join our journey as Project Manager for our Data Center and Toolchain establishment in Shanghai, China.
As Project Manager for Data Center and Toolchain at Zenuity in China, you will plan, coordinate and lead the work of the team(s) responsible for securing that Zenuity, Veoneer and our customers have the needed infrastructure to collect, handle, and make use of data. In the world of SW development for autonomous driving, data is one of the most valuable assets, and the foundation for developing and verifying world class products. In addition, the Zenuity Toolchain running on the data center enables management, annotation, and resimulation of the data.
The complexity is high, and the requirements on this role will be equally high. You will be expected to handle matters on strategic, tactical and operational level and to cover financial, functional as well as technical aspects.
An important aspect of the role is to proactively break down the work, and identify the key
activities, capabilities, and organization needed. I.e. the expectation on the person taking this role is to be able to work with strong self-leadership and to work in an environment where not all circumstances are set.
Your responsibility comprises:
o Have the overall responsibility that Zenuity software toolchain is successfully implemented and made available to Zenuity, partners and selected customers in China
o Identify, break down and structure the work that needs to be done
o Plan and execute to get needed organization and capabilities in place
o Plan, coordinate, and lead the of the team(s) in the project. Typcially through defining and prioritizing the back-log for the coming sprints
o Track, mitigate, and communicate on deviations from the plan
o Closely interact with other project managers and project team members
o Closely interact with other parts of Zenuity organization to ensure activities in the project are in line with other activities, securing the bigger picture.
To be successful in this role you should … In addition we believe you
meet the following requirements:
o Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Business.
o Strong technical background, preferably from embedded software development, IT infrastructure (storage & compute), verification and validation toolchains.
o Minimum 5 years of project management experience from IT, Automotive, or related industries.
o Experience of Agile SW development and working in a product oriented approach. Having worked as scrum master and/or product owner is highly meriting
o Be self driving, good at structuring, communicating and breaking down work into packages and back-logs
o Excellent communication skills with a proven ability to interact in a multicultural environment
o Fluent in English, both written and orally. It is highly meriting to also be fluent in Mandarin
o Enjoy working in an international organization and possess experience of working in both Chinese and European or US environment and cultures
o Share our Zenuity values; I dare to, I am curious, I engage, I trust, and I share…with the highest integrity
ZENUITY is a pure software company with the mission of elevating people’s lives by making self driving cars real. Being a joint venture between Volvo Cars and Autoliv from April 2017 we are a truly modern start-up with high energy, dedication and passion. Zenuity uses a disruptive, never-been-seen before, business model to produce world-leading competence in key technology areas. Delivering leading advanced driver assistance, highly automated driving, and cloud based Automotive software, we are dedicated to transforming the automotive industry and catapulting into the future of transportation. With 580 employees worldwide and with a unique growth rate we are recruiting top talent to our sites in Gothenburg, Detroit, Munich, Santa Clara, Shanghai and Linköping.
Zenuity work proactively to create a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individual differences are appreciated and respected. To drive innovation we see diversity as an asset, which means we value and respect differences in gender, race, ethnicity, religion or other belief, disability, sexual orientation or age etc.
Interviews are held on a continuous basis, so we highly recommend that you submit your application at your earliest convenience.