Project Manager ICT (m/f/d)

Date:  Nov 24, 2022
Division:  Central Services (40000003)

Flamatt, CH

Requisition ID:  6066

The Comet Group is a global leader in providing high-quality components, systems and services that optimize its customers' products and processes in the fields of X-ray-, vacuum- and radio frequency technology.


The IT department is part of the central services that support the market-oriented divisions of the Comet Group. It is responsible for the operation, maintenance and further development of Comet’s IT services, network and infrastructure.


To complement our IT team, we are looking for a goal- and team-oriented personality at our location in Flamatt as a Project Manager ICT (m/f/d).


What will you do?

  • Lead infrastructure and business application integration projects of varying size
  • Collaborate with IT and Business stakeholders to develop project charter, scope, and timeline
  • Allocate resources to projects, negotiate commit dates, and drive for timely delivery
  • Define and manage project budgets including cost approvals, collaborating with the strategic purchasing and controlling teams to optimize cost/benefit
  • Plan and manage risk and create strategies for contingency planning and mitigation
  • Identify and solve project constraint issues effectively and expeditiously
  • Escalate issues if necessary and guide cross-functional teams through corrective action process
  • Ensure effective stakeholder management including external partners and vendors


Who are we looking for?

  • Bachelor of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) or Engineering with related IT/OT (operational technology) experience
  • Project, Program, or Portfolio Management certification through PMI, IPMA, Axelos, Scrum, etc.
  • 8+ years of program/project management experience leading technical projects including infrastructure and business application integrations such as SAP, Salesforce, Siemens PLM
  • Experienced with waterfall, agile, hybrid project management methods and tools, Jira working knowledge is desired
  • Business acumen and project financial knowledge including return-on-investment calculation
  • Knowledge of Organizational Change Management practices to ensure user adoption
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and comfortable with ambiguity
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in German and English are mandatory
  • Customer-, team- and solution-oriented creative thinker with a positive attitude, open to change, with a strong drive for continuous improvement 
  • Proven ability to develop collaborative relationships with diverse internal customers and senior stakeholders, fostering partnerships quickly to lead vendors and technical teams in a matrix


Why join us?

  • Collaborate with international colleagues from all over the world for a successful Swiss company that is operating in a thriving industry and growing globally in emerging and mature markets
  • Attractive training and career opportunities, as well as a hybrid working model
  • Diverse challenges, modern infrastructure and market-based compensation


If you are interested in broadening your professional horizons, we look forward to receiving your complete online application incl. a cover letter, CV as well as certificates/references and diplomas. Please note that incompletely submitted applications will not be considered. We thank you for your understanding.


Comet AG

Human Resources

Herrengasse 10

3175 Flamatt