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Project Manager (w/m/x)


Introduction At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just


At IBM, work is more than a job – it’s a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you’ve never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for leading a project team in delivering a unique product, service, or result using the appropriate business measurements and terms and conditions for the project according to the project charter, project agreement or contract.
  • Overall performance responsibility for managing scope, cost, schedule, and deliverables, which includes applying techniques for planning, tracking, change control, and risk management.
  • The prime responsibility of the project manager is to deliver a unique product or service that meets the tactical requirements specified in the agreement with the sponsor, on schedule and within financial constraints; additional responsibilities include: ensure that the project is in alignment with the strategic direction of the organization, enable their teams to function successfully, that is to remove obstacles and foster an environment conducive to collaborative productivity; in addition to managing all project resources, including subcontractors, and for establishing an effective communication plan with the project team and the Client, as well as focus on the initial transition or defined transformation period
  • Provides day to day direction to the project team and regular project status to the Client. Leads Transitions to ensure the orderly, managed transfer of responsibilities from the Client organization to IBM, and/or IBM host country to GD country, utilizing established Transition methodologies, activities, and work products.
  • Develops project plans for the transformation, educate the Transformation Team on the appropriate Transformation Methodology, deploy consistent project management techniques, and lead process improvement projects and activities. Experienced using agile approaches and techniques, eagerly embrace complexity and thrive on rapid response times.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Mandatory skills:

  • Fluent in both German and English
  • Expertise in managing complex services / Software projects (>5 years)
  • Client interlock
  • Process Design & Analysis
  • PM Certification (PMI or PRINCE)

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

JIRA Confluence

Cloud Certification (AWS, IBM, Azzure, Google)

About Business Unit

IBM Services is a team of , strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter es by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM

Are you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world’s most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it’s time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It’s time to define your career.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location Statement

IBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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