Technical Project Manager

Date:  Jun 20, 2022
Division:  Plasma Control Technologies (40000002)

San Jose, US

Requisition ID:  5485

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. As a trailblazing tech company, we contribute to more secure, efficient and sustainable manufacturing, communication and mobility.


The Division Plasma Control Technologies (PCT) is Comet’s largest division and a global leader in developing and producing high-performance Vacuum Capacitors, RF Matches and RF Generators for the semiconductor industry.


What will you do?

  • Develop and manage hardware development project schedules with engineering teams and communicate project status to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Work closely with internal partners on product development schedules, dependencies and budgets.
  • Identify risks, develop mitigation strategies and facilitate conflict resolution.
  • Interface between customers and product engineering teams, setting and managing schedules and milestones.
  • Synthesize large amounts of data into a clear story and communicate to stakeholders and organizations at all levels.


Who are we looking for?

  • BS or MS degree in Industrial, Electrical, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of Project Management experience handling customer-facing hardware, firmware, and/or software product development preferred.
  • Mastery of the Atlassian platform (Jira and Confluence) highly desirable
  • Digital affinity and solid experience with MS Office, SAP and data analytics (SAC preferred)
  • Leadership experience in an international and matrix environment, able to influence at all levels
  • Customer oriented with a collaborative, can-do and proactive mindset


Why join us?

  • Collaborate with diverse international colleagues from all over the world for a successful listed multinational company headquartered in Switzerland
  • Take on inspiring projects in a highly dynamic environment and thriving industry, which is growing globally in emerging and mature markets
  • Attractive training and career opportunities in our global locations, as well as flexible work arrangements

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto