Location: Lewisville, Texas
Our Exciting Opportunity:
In June 2019, Ericsson announced its intention to build a state-of-the-art 5G Smart Factory that will produce 5G and Advanced Antenna System radios to boost network capacity and coverage to meet the demand for rapid 5G deployments in North America. The U.S. Smart Factory will be the first greenfield 5G factory in the US and will serve as a showcase for next generation technology that will craft future ways of working.
The Smart Factory has begun commercial operations in early 2020 and will be powered by Ericsson 5G solutions tailored for the industrial environment. Fast and secure 5G connectivity will enable agile operations and flexible production. Ericsson’s 5G industrial solutions include automated warehouses, connected logistics, automated assembly, packing and product handling, and the use of autonomous carts.
We are now looking for a Project Manager to execute software and Industry 4.0 projects. The Project Manager defines the work and takes full responsibility for the planning, execution and conclusion of the project. The project portfolio will be a mix of internally developed and externally developed hardware and software solutions.
• Have the ability to influence and drive exciting, meaningful projects and have a chance to create a global impact.
• Work with groundbreaking Industry 4.0 solutions and industry leaders in Smart Manufacturing
To be successful in the role, you must have:
• Bachelor’s Degree in information technology, computer science or other technical related field
• 2- 10 years of solid experience within project management and with software development projects (SDLC)
• Understanding and experience with project management methodologies and tools
• Knowledge and experience working in an Agile framework
• Experience working with vendors for Request for Quotes (RFQ’s), commercial negotiations and technical documentation.
• Effective presentation skills and ability to communicate to both technical and non-technical audiences
• Willingness to travel both domestic and international 25% of the time.
You might also have:
• PMP, Scrum or other project management certification
• Experience working within a global organization
• Industry 4.0 or Smart Manufacturing
Ericsson Inc. does not sponsor US work authorization for this job position including H-1B, O-1, and TN. Ericsson also does not hire F-1’s working on EAD for this position.
We work in an industry where new opportunities are emerging every day. And as these new opportunities emerge, we see the potential to make a difference. Across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance.
Ericsson is very passionate about learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and meaningful driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, outstanding career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.
Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do.
DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.
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