Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager
Valtech - Zürich, Switzerland
130,000 €- 150,000 €
Full Time
Engineering & Technical, IT & Software Development, Product Management
Agile Software Development

To apply for this job email your details to emily.bancroft@valtech.com

Senior Project Manager

Valtech Switzerland is a young and entrepreneurial organization servicing prominent brands across Switzerland already. We’re part of the Valtech Group spanning 5 continents with 40+ offices and 2.500+ digital natives around the world – Paris, Munich, New York, Singapore, Buenos Aires – just to name a few.

Valtech Switzerland is currently on the search for an experienced Senior Project Manager to expand our Project Management Team further. This role also will consider profiles of individuals living in Bern- and be Bern based.

Your role

You are responsible for working with Clients and Valtech Project Teams to drive the project vision, objectives and take ultimate ownership for delivering impactful Content Management and Digital Portal solutions
You work and negotiate directly with the client stakeholders to deliver technical projects on time, in budget and to a high quality.
You are the contact and are responsible both for internal and external stakeholder management
You guide and support one or more cross-functional project teams by owning the vision for a release, deciding the priority and details of features to build, accepting features after implementation, and accepting the release.
Works closely with the technical lead to ensure projects are delivered in time and to a high quality
Ensure projects are delivered to time, cost, quality and scope.
Deliver high quality projects using Agile methodologies
Ensures compliance of projects to project management best practices
Leads project planning and status update reporting
Management of projects from greenfield to handover stages
You care about the people around you and the quality of work you deliver
You dare to innovate, challenge the status-quo and ensure the delivery of state of the art solutions using bleeding edge technologies
You share your knowledge with our clients, your team, your projects and the people around you.

What you should bring

Technical Education or background with equivalent experience within leading technical projects
You have 5 years+ experienced within the Project Management of technical and large scale projects
You are experienced within leading projects from greenfield conception phase to client handover
You are experienced within working with modern Agile methodologies
You have experience in delivering technical projects, and can understand their complexity from your technical background
You are passionate and knowledgeable about digital projects and digital offerings
You are highly organized and have strong time management skills
You have strong stakeholder management skills
You MUST be a fluent German and English speaker

What we bring along

Flexible work models

Our jobs wrap around our lives – not the other way around. Whether you’d like to work part-time or from home, we make sure to find a work model that fits your lifestyle.

Flat hierarchy

We trust in the expertise, skills and actions of our companions. That’s why we offer flexibility and freedom that enables them to take responsibility and make decisions.

Broad insurance package

Besides a fair salary, we offer a broad insurance package with above-average accident and illness benefits and a modern pension fund scheme.

Choice of gear

The right equipment is essential to do great work. Select the brand you feel most comfortable with. We make sure you have everything you need.

Social events

We enjoy spending time together, not only at work. Foxtrails, wine tasting or cooking classes – there are plenty of cool events to join and to get to know your colleagues.

Honest feedback

Honesty, openness and respect are among our core values. We encourage an open feedback culture in order to build trust and grow together.

Fair & equal compensation

We keep up with the market standards and follow the principle of non-discrimination in compensation for work.

Loyalty vacation

We want you to stay with us! Our seniority allowance helps to re-charge your batteries more often with extra vacations after 3, 6, 10, 15 and 20 years.

Career advancement

We offer a career, not just a job. Let us know the direction you want to take and profit from internal & external trainings and courses. Your personal and professional development is important to us.