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Semiconductor Project Manager - Nijmegen, NL

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Semiconductor Project Manager - Nijmegen, NL

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    ConSol UK Semiconductors & Embedded Systems

  • Job type:

    Temporary & Contract

  • Salary:

    €50 - €75 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jamie Jenkins

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Semiconductor Project Manager

Nijmegen, Netherlands

Initial 1 year contract (can be extended or transferred to a permanent contract)

January 2022 Start

Our client is a world-class company in semiconductor development and in-house production. They form a global network of talent, with passion and performance, perseverance and professionalism. Join and become part of a leading company that supports, rewards and challenges you equally, in a dynamic environment, working for world-class results.

About the role:

The Project Manager is accountable to achieve defined project results. Accountable for execution of assigned R&D projects according to the project plan and within agreed boundaries (including specification, quality, timing, costs, information/reporting and organization).

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the project and the project team, from PCA to project close.
  • Accountable to define the project plan and timeline in consultation and agreement with all relevant management levels and stakeholder, including external groups (RQC, Package R&D, external manufacturing).
  • Accountable to prepare and execute regular project reporting and stakeholder management (including pre-gate alignments and/or escalations).
  • Accountable to define competencies and resource needed. Takes team leadership, build up a performing project team incl. operational guidance and conflict management. Challenge team members to meet committed project deliverables. Identify gaps in skills and performance of the team during the project.
  • Documents the agreed project plan, deliverables and risks in CCOPP and FMEA.
  • Accountable for gate and milestone documentation according to the checklist.
  • Initiates and chairs core team meetings, including gate review meetings and milestone meetings with the core team.
  • Tracks and manages project progress, securing timely execution of tasks, appropriate actions and deliverables according planning.
  • Performs project risks assessment and ensures that risks are identified and managed (FMEA). Creates a risk management and mitigation plan. Anticipates on potential bottlenecks and risks.
  • Manages problems and changes during project (PR/CR) and execute change management process.
  • Accountable that relevant quality standards for own projects are defined and met, accountable for the quality and completeness of the project deliverables according to plan.
  • Provide input about performance of team members towards the resource managers.
  • Initiate and contribute to quality improvement activities related to business processes and procedures.

Skills/competencies required:

  • Experience in Semiconductor industry
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering
  • PMP/Prince2
  • Knowledge in state-of-the-art project management tools and their application
  • Knowledge of semiconductor processes and packages
  • Leadership skills in building and leading project teams in a global, intercultural environment - "exemplified engagement".
  • Delivering on commitment (PTS) - always demonstrating full accountability for project deliverables, "removing obstacles"
  • Demonstrating "customer obsession" by actively looking for opportunities to reduce TTM
  • Demonstrating "owners mindset" , critical judgement and the ability to build 'winning teams'
  • Very good communication and negotiation skills incl. stakeholder management up to EMT level