Service Project Manager for Defence Operations Bucharest
ince our foundation in 1985, we have developed into an international IT company that focuses on four core business areas: Public Sector, Healthcare, Defence and Intelligence, National Security and Library and Learning.
Systematic was established in 1985 and is the largest privately owned software company in Denmark, with major international companies as partners, and solutions sold to customers in 50 countries. More than people worldwide now use Systematic solutions and services.
The company has 1000 employees and is headquartered in Aarhus with offices in Copenhagen, Australia, Finland, France, Germany, New Zealand, Romania, Singapore, Sweden, UK, United Arab Emirates and USA. In January 2017, Systematic opened a development centre in Bucharest that produces communication software for NATO, IT solutions for professionals in the healthcare and service sectors and innovative library and learning software platforms.
Since January 2017 Systematic have had a development center in Bucharest. We are now seeking to expand that capability with a service delivery team who can provide support and services to our Defence customers worldwide both before, during and after implementation of our products. The services the team will perform include customer on-site support, training, technical sales support, back-office support, installation and configuration, test and test management. Your job will be to support and coordinate these activities between the team, other Systematic Defence Service & Projects teams and the customer.
As our new Project Manager, you will be responsible for starting up and running the day-to-day business with the team, delivering on agreed scope, time and quality in a highly customer-oriented environment. You will get to lead the team and be responsible for their personal and professional growth. You will have many different tasks and a high degree of freedom to plan your own work.
You should apply for this job if you:
Would like to work in a highly international environment
Are able to successfully coordinate activities between your own team, Systematic headquarters and the customer
Want to work together with our account manager in sales activities, such as ensuring technical support, material, etc. for workshops, sales meetings and proposal writings
Are passionate about being people manager for team members, including contributing to Systematicâ€™s people review and competency development processes
Working on projects together with our customers to secure the integration, configuration and implementation of our products and solutions into the customers technical environment
Are good at combining your business understanding with your technical insights and has been successful in major IT deliveries
Have strong qualifications in project management through KPIs, management briefings, management of business committee meetings, etc.
Your skills and personality
We expect that you:
Have an IT-related Master's degree and skills that match PMI, Prince2 or IPMA Level B / C
Have some years of experience as a Project Manager and proven results running complex IT projects in a busy environment
Can manage a highly complex and agile project together with the customer and sub-contractor
Are skilled in combining business insight with IT knowledge to create value for the customer
Are outgoing, trustworthy and able to inspire both the customerâ€™s end-users and senior management
Are proactive and eager to make a difference
Can achieve results with both service delivery and software development
Possess leadership experience and have the ability to coach and motivate others inside and outside own organization
Have a proven ability to deliver on cost, schedule and quality
Military knowledge or experience is an advantage but not a requirement
Experience and certifications within SCRUM and ITIL is an advantage
You are ambitious and you set the bar high. You are willing and able to constantly improve and develop yourself, your team and your surroundings. You are an independent team player with the skills to cooperate and build good relationships, and you are comfortable among others. High drive and a good mood characterizes you, and you have a high degree of flexibility. Finally, you speak fluent English and you are a NATO citizen capable of qualifying for security clearance up to NATO Secret.
Our IT solutions make it simpler for the users to make critical decisions. In the defence and healthcare sectors, critical decisions often concern matters of life and death. In both the private and the public sector, our solutions must handle large amounts of data, e.g. in the library sector with more than 50 million yearly loans. To be able to continue the development of solutions that customers trust, we continuously challenge each other, our work processes and technologies. We have a highly pro-active education and training policy with defined career paths and internal pro-active Knowledge Networks.
We stay constantly focused on making everything better. Our unique combination of strong principles from CMMI and the best aspects of LEAN and Scrum enable us to develop reliable, high-quality solutions for our customers and to deliver them to the agreed price and deadline. We work in teams, and some of our teams include well-integrated insourced developers.
We prioritise a sensible balance between work and private life, and our agile approach provides you with an excellent opportunity of being able to plan your own tasks and working hours to a great extent. We value social cohesion at the workplace and have a very active staff association.
Because we also work with security classified projects, all Systematic personnel must have security clearance.
Questions and application procedure
Application deadline: Please send us your application as soon as possible as interviews will commence shortly.
Workplace: Bucharest. Expect to use 30% of your working time away on travel.
Commencement: By appointment
We look forward to receiving your application in English.