Project Manager Apps

GN Hearing
Ballerup - Denmark
Published: June 22, 2017
Can you plan, manage and deliver smart phone app development projects for advanced digital hearing aids on time and with good quality?

The job:
GN ReSound is looking for a Project Manager to join the Software Project Management Team in R&D. It is the team’s objective to:
• Plan, manage and deliver iOS and Android app projects utilizing project management best practices and the corporate New Product Development process.
• Communicate and set expectations with our partners in R&D and Global Marketing to produce value added products to our portfolio.

The key tasks of the Project Manager are:
• Overall planning and scheduling of individual app development projects.
• Work with line managers to assign appropriate resources for the project team.
• Work with stakeholders in marketing and audiology to define requirements, with support from technology and user experience specialists.
• Actively direct and control the project during the entire project life cycle.
• File the appropriate paperwork necessary for regulatory bodies (FDA, IEC, MDD) within the framework of the corporate New Product Development (NPD) process.
• Provide status updates to senior management on a regular basis.
• Manage the defect resolution process.

To succeed in this job you must:
• Be able to plan a project with dependencies to other projects and programs and deliver expected scope in a timely manner
• Be able to communicate clear and concise messages to stakeholders in order to facilitate decision making
• Be able to manage cross functional teams
• Be able to effectively manage change, both in scope and schedule

The ideal candidate:
The ideal candidate for the job has an education as Bachelor or Master of Science in a technical or engineering-related field. In depth understanding and proven record of executing SW projects. Understanding of waterfall and Agile development methodologies is required. If you have hands on Agile experience, for example, as scrum master or product owner, it is considered a plus.
Excellent verbal and written English skills are required.

Personal competencies:
• You are a collaborative team member
• You lead by example
• You are structured and have great sense for details.
• Self-driven and result-oriented with a proactive mindset.
• Innovative and creative approach to problem solving and implementing process improvements
• Team oriented with good communication and cooperation skills.
• Motivated by working in an international environment with many concurrent project activities
• Critical and constructive approach to product verification and quality improvements
• Easily adapts to a changing work environment and an Agile development process

Would you like to know more?
If the position has caught your attention and you wish to apply, please forward a short cover letter with your motivation for applying along with your resume. If you want to know more about the position you are welcome to contact the Director of Software Project Management, Steve Chan, by email: schan@gnresound.com (located in the US).

To apply, please use the "apply" link at the bottom of this page no later than October 1, 2017.

GN Resound
A leading global provider of digital hearing instruments and audiological diagnostics equipment. GN ReSound develops and markets hearing solutions worldwide which help audiologists, dispensers and hearing care professionals improve quality of life for hearing disabled.

The company is based in Copenhagen and has around 3,500 employees worldwide. GN ReSound is part of GN Store Nord A/S which is listed on OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen.

To learn more, please visit:
www.gnresound-group.com and www.gnresound.com