Your role As a project manager in the Systems Metrology department, you will manage extensive projects for the development of complex measurement equipment with a focus on systems and assembly metrology coordinate the internal project team/experts as well as external, international development partners and suppliers; provide technical leadership to the team set up cost, timing, and resource plans for the projects, assess project risks and define risk reduction measures. monitor, control, and report project progress wrt. timing, quality and cost targets ensure the technical performance and completion dates of the measurement systems and continuously align them with the requirements coming from internal and external stakeholders of parent product development projects Your profile As an applicant for this role, you have: a very good university degree with a technical or scientific focus (physics, mathematics, mechatronics, ...), preferably with a doctorate several years of experience in the management of technologically demanding projects. knowledge in the field of optical metrology a strong customer orientation and excellent communication skills an adequate assertiveness and the ability to work in a high-performance team a high level of initiative and commitment good knowledge of English and German (at least B2) Your ZEISS Recruiting Team: Lydia Michaelsen Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people. In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together. Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow. Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity. Apply now! It takes less than 10 minutes.