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Project Manager

Landis+Gyr is a leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios, we deliver innovative and flexible solutions to help utilities solve their complex challenges in Smart Metering, Grid Edge Intelligence and Smart Infrastructure. With sales of USD 1.7 billion in FY 2019, Landis+Gyr employs approximately 5,500 people in over 30 countries across five continents, with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at the Landis+Gyr website landisgyr.com

 

 

Landis + Gyr is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Project Manager to lead software development efforts.  Candidates must have a thorough understanding of all stages of the development life cycle, have demonstratable experience executing multiple complex projects within a stage gate & agile methodology to ensure that all deliverables are completed and approved by project stakeholders. The Project Manager will be working with cross functional teams to ensure products are launched on time and within budget.  

 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Plan, execute, control and coordinate the activities of a project core team to produce deliverables agreed upon with executive and/or functional management. 
  • Manage the project(s) and execute activities around the boundaries of scope, schedule, risks and cost. 
  • Utilize the PMO's New Product Introduction (NPI) procedures and processes to develop new products and/or services for L+G. 
  • Report project status to the PMO and other stakeholders. 
  • Work within a stage gate methodology 
  • Manage external, internal and capital project costs
  • Scrum management and metric analysis for Agile projects
  • Represent Company in a positive, professional manner when working with both external and internal customers
  • Support and adhere to Company’s Code of Conduct and Ethics Policy.
  • Perform other duties as assigned or required.

 

Education and Experience
Bachelor's Degree 
5-7 years’ experience in project management leading software product development.
Experience in the utility, telecommunications or similarly regulated industries is a plus. 
PMP Certified or on track to get within the next year.
Strong working knowledge of stage gate & agile methodology.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent understanding of project management scheduling SW tools (Microsoft Project and/ or PSNext).
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, & listening).  
  • Understands how to measure audience and craft communications to meet their needs.  
  • Uses listening skills to completely understand tough situations and help resolve them.
  • Excellent leadership qualities and the ability to make decisions without perfect information.
  • Ability to positively influence others without direct authority in efforts to move assigned projects forward.
  • Strong ability to resolve conflicts between members of project team or as needed throughout the organization.
  • Excellent organizational abilities needed as multiple projects will be assigned.
  • Excellent change management skills and ability to accept change and respond to setbacks with minimal disruptions.
  • Strong understanding of product development methodologies (Waterfall & Agile) and increment release planning.
  • Strong negotiating skills for working with stakeholders.
  • Ability to travel as needed to support project activities.
  • Experience managing remote teams in different time zones.

 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability VEVRAA Federal Contractors

 

If you have the drive and enthusiasm to accept this challenge and to work in a very dynamic, cross functional and international environment, we are looking forward to meeting you. Click apply now.

Job Title:  Project Manager

Location: 

Alpharetta, GA, US

Requisition ID:  7165
Date Posted:  Oct 23, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

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