Requirements Manager

GN Hearing
Ballerup - Denmark
Published: September 12, 2017
Do you have an engineering background and thrive in a creative international Research and Development environment where initiative and results are both valued and demanded? Do you find great energy in writing, reviewing, analysing, improving and promoting requirements, ensuring that technology-leading hearing instrument systems keep influencing the future for hearing-aid users?

If you can say yes to the above, then you might be our new Requirements Manager.

At GN Hearing we believe that hearing-aid users will be able to HEAR MORE, DO MORE and BE MORE than they ever thought possible. We develop innovative hearing solutions with great sound quality and excellent design.

Global Research and Development (R&D) develops hearing aids, related wireless accessories and smartphone apps. Global R&D is distributed across four sites in Europe, Asia and US. The Systems Engineering and Project Management Office is a function in Global R&D providing advanced support within technical and administrative areas and consists of several teams.

Purpose of the job
Making a great difference for internal stakeholders, giving GN Hearing a competitive advantage by helping the different teams become more productive and deliver right first time.

The Systems Engineering team is responsible for promoting and driving Systems Engineering activities across all R&D sites at one of the world’s best manufacturers of hearing aids. This position is located at GN’s headquarter in Ballerup, Denmark.

As our new Requirements Manager, your main responsibilities will be:
• Writing and reviewing requirements
• Heading and anchoring the requirements elicitation process, with participation from relevant representatives from other parts of the GN Hearing organization
• Ensuring that requirements are put into the requirements database used at GN Hearing
• Analysing requirements and ensuring that each requirement can be developed and verified within the given resource constraints
• Improving and promoting Requirements Management best practices across R&D
• Creating and refining corporate procedures that are related to Requirements Management
• Training staff in Requirements Management and relevant procedures
• Facilitating change control of requirements

Preferred candidate
We expect that you have the following competencies and experience:
• Good at keeping the big picture in mind while still mastering the details
• Excellent communication skills, written and verbally
• Excellent stakeholder management skills
• Understanding of regulatory requirements and business processes in the Medical Device Industry
• An analytical mind-set
• A quality-driven focus
• An extrovert, outgoing approach
• Persistent and solution-oriented
• A Master or Bachelor degree in Engineering or similar
• Minimum 10 years of professional experience. Preferably 5 years of experience within Requirements Management.

GN Hearing will not support relocation to Denmark.

For further information please contact Michael Wörösch, Director, Systems Engineering, at phone no: +45 2933 5924.

How to apply
To apply, use the ´APPLY´ link and please remember to attach your motivated application and CV. Deadline is September 29th, 2017.

GN Hearing
People with hearing loss are at the heart of everything we do. ReSound® hearing aids help people feel more involved, connected and in control. In an ever-smarter world, we think big and challenge the norm so that we can transform lives through the power of sound. Available exclusively through audiologists and hearing care professionals.

ReSound is part of The GN Group – pioneering great sound from world-leading ReSound hearing aids to Jabra office headsets and sports headphones. Founded in 1869, employing over 5,000 people, and listed on Nasdaq OMX Copenhagen, GN makes life sound better.