Senior Project Manager

Project Management Lausanne, Switzerland


Description

Position at Logitech

Role

Logitech is transforming into a connected company, where devices and cloud services work hand in hand to create new user experiences. Beyond its current portfolio of experiences, Logitech is incubating new ventures in a variety of areas.

 

As part of a confidential new venture in the video collaboration space, we are building new and amazing ways for people to connect with each other over distances.

For this venture we are looking for a Senior Project Manager. In this multifaceted role, you will contribute to the growth of the venture by assuming responsibility for the planning and execution of sales, support, and  manufacturing projects. You will also help define the technical solution together with the rest of the team. 

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced project manager with a broad set of skills across both hardware and software. We’re a small and nimble team, developing a new solution within Logitech, so experience from both smaller and larger companies will be an advantage. The role reports to the Business Leader for the venture in Switzerland.

Your Contribution

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. 

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Planning and executing projects to install, upgrade, and support the solution in close cooperation with customers, our team and external partners

  • Creating timelines and road maps for rollout of new features, both hardware and software, in cooperation with the venture’s Technical Lead

  • Manage relationships with suppliers to ensure timely deliveries and inventory management for smooth project executions

  • Coordinating projects with our external partners to ensure timely delivery and smooth execution

In this role you will contribute to:

  • Building a service organization - as the venture grows, so will its reliance on external partners, especially for customer support functions

Key Qualifications

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to the team:

  • 10+ years of relevant IT project management experience, ideally across both software and hardware, with a generalist profile and broad interests across technical domains

  • Comfortable working in a startup environment where goals and focus can change quickly as the venture grows or priorities shift

  • Excellent communication skills in English (fluency both verbally and in writing - the team’s working language is English); French and German a plus

Proficiency in:

  • Software development project management and relevant tools

Experience with:

  • Working with disperse teams across time zones, geographies and cultures

  • PMP methodology a plus

Education

  • BSc degree in Computer Science or a related technical field or equivalent practical experience

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

If you require an accommodation to complete any part of the application  process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 510-713- 4866 for assistance.

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