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Project Manager (PMO) – Space Software Systems (f/m/d)

Reference: J24045
Location: Headquarter \ Darmstadt \ Germany
Category: Systems and Products Engineering

Who You Are

As a Project Manager and integral member of the Project Management Office (PMO), you will manage a portfolio of projects related to satellite ground segment software systems for our institutional and commercial clients. In close collaboration with your project team and the customer, you will be responsible for the overall successful delivery of our projects together with the continual improvement of our processes.

You enjoy to plan, organize, and are comfortable with leadership. You are able to lead and motivate teams and to build and maintain strong customer relationships. You have a proven record in delivering software projects. You have experience within the European Space industry or you are eager to apply your previously gained management skills to Space related projects.

We are looking forward to meeting you!

What You Bring

  • As member of the Project Management Office (PMO), implementing project management processes, methodologies, and best practices across the organization
  • Acting as primary interface to stakeholders at client organizations
  • Managing client expectation and ensuring that the quality and contractual aspects are met to the satisfaction of the company and the customer
  • Leading Project Teams 
  • Project Schedule and Resource Planning
  • Financial Project Planning and Control
  • Contract and Scope Management
  • Project Risk Management and Risk Mitigation
  • Actively drive Business Development
  • Support to Bid and Sales functions
  • Mentor and support more junior project managers


  • Proven experience in managing IT / Software Development or Maintenance Projects (ideally within Space or Aerospace Industry)
  • Experience in the technical management of multicultural teams
  • Experience in subcontractor management
  • Strong goal-oriented, planning capabilities and a pronounced customer focus
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, be able to work in a diverse team environment and accomplish goals in line with team objectives 
  • Proven experience in managing client expectations and resolving possible conflicts 
  • Strong delivery focused, hands-on approach
  • Ability to adapt to support projects using a range of delivery methodologies
  • Exceptional relationship building and influencing skills
  • Committed to and focused on continuous improvement


  • Agile project management approach
  • Practical experience within the European Space Industry Environment from cooperations with major organizations and prime industry stakeholders
  • Practical experience with delivering solutions based on Space industry standard like ECSS, CCSDS
  • Practical experience with Space Ground Segment Systems
  • Certified Project Management Qualifications

What We Offer

All our benefits can be found here:

How to Apply

Are you passionate about making an impact, with an open and curious mentality? Get in touch with us today and send us your application! 

Your HR Contact for this position is Christian Marusczyk.


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