Product Development Leader (CoS)

Posted date:  Sep 23, 2022

Budapest, Budapest, Hungary

About this opportunity!


As a Product Development Leader in R&D Gateway Budapest you will ensure Ericsson technology leadership, right scope, quality, time and cost for product development. The Product Development (PD) Leader guides, coaches, challenges and develops individuals, teams and organizations. The PD leaders secure technology leadership and further an innovative and learning culture.


What you will do


  • Manage all the operations of the Unit
  • Implement R&D strategies in daily management activities, ensure the planned progress of achieving balance score card objectives
  • Translate Ericsson Strategies into Unit relevant targets
  • Be responsible for Unit cost management
  • Responsible for recruitment activities for the unit
  • Ensure efficient workload allocation in the team
  • Secure effective processes are in place as well as the timely project work
  • Ensure the effective implementation of people management activities, such as salary review
  • Individual Performance Management (IPM), career development and competence development
  • Act as coach/mentor in certain areas upon requirement
  • Initiate and perform Management Planning, secure sufficient management resources ready in the team.


You will bring


  • Drive Operational Excellence
  • Drive & Coach Technology Leadership, Improvements and Innovations
  • Develop Teams, Individuals and Organizations
  • Product Development/Technical Knowledge
  • Product Life Cycle Management Knowledge
  • Business Understanding, Customer Insight
  • Bachelor degree of Science or above
  • Tried strong leadership skills in particularly People and Thought leadership skills, Change Management.
  • Good knowledge of R&D processes and operations, and R&D Project Management experience is an advantage.
  • Good understanding of Agile/Lean, and personal experience from its implementation is an advantage.s
  • Be proficient in oral and written English and have good presentation skills.
  • Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration Skills, Presentation Skills, Communication Skills.



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Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.

Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more.

Primary country and city:  Hungary (HU)   ||  Hungary : Budapest : Budapest  
Req ID: 673543  

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Our Culture

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Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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