Project Manager
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    What you’ll do

    The mission of the Project Manager is to deliver a great product, in time, in budget, meet the quality target and to the satisfaction of the customer. The position is responsible for all aspects of Project Management. It requires a technical background, experience in complex software projects, and understanding of software development methodologies.

    To create a solid relationship between customer and TomTom in order to achieve our customers’ desired outcomes using TomTom’s product vision.

    To support project-related activities for our Asia based automotive customers.

    To lead, drive and manage the coordination between the customer and the technology development teams operating globally.

    • Develop and maintain Project Plan with cost, quality, risk management and timing, throughout life of project.

    • Be the first point of contact for the customer.

    • Facilitate communication with customer and system supplier (arrange meetings, aggregate meeting material, ensure participation of key stakeholders, report meeting minutes, window for all technical questions).

    • Monitor and track deliverables.

    • Manage problem resolution and change management.

    • Take ownership of specific project related tasks where applicable and when agreed with team.

    • Strengthen customer intimacy.

    • Develop a thorough understanding of the market requirements, the customer, the business, and development aspects.

    • Manage project financials (costing, spending against allocated budget).

    • Reporting project status internally and externally.

    • Ensure alignment of internal stakeholders in different project milestones.

    • Work closely with quality team to ensure highest level of quality is maintained.

    What we expect from you
    • Fluent in Japanese & English is a must. Chinese or Korean language will be considered a strong plus.

    • Successfully completed your engineering or computer science degree.

    • At least 5 years of experience in Project Management roles.

    • Good understanding of agile software development practices and processes.

    • Proficiency in project management practices.

    • Experience working with multinational, cross cultural, cross-functional teams.

    • Willingness to travel and willingness to provide on-site support in customer’ s office.

    • Highly experienced / competent with Project Management Tools, Office Tools.

    • Work autonomously.

    • Commercial acumen.

    • Outstanding communication skills.

    • Strong influencer and networker with “can do” attitude.

    • Comfortable to operate in ambiguity and / or within tight deadlines.

    • Has an eye for detail.

    • Experience in the automotive industry especially with Japanese OEMs or Tier1s is a strong plus.

    • Good understanding of Mapping and Navigation technologies is a plus.

    Meet your team

    We’re Automotive Systems. We build the next generation connected navigation systems that TomTom Automotive provides to leading players in the global automotive industry. Our team works on diverse projects in an agile environment, integrating a variety of TomTom products and services into one tailor-made solution. On our team, you’ll see your work come to life as it evolves from a first demo to being used in millions of cars on the road.

    Achieve more

    We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values: We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – driven to make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple, since life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring. 

    After you apply

    Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience during the process, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely, and you can be rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews through your onboarding.

    TomTom is an equal opportunity employer

    We celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences, and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age.

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