Trainee International R&D Project Manager (f/m/x)
You want to do exciting work and assume responsibility for your own projects starting from day one - all geared to a clear target role? Then join our 15-month Global Graduate Program as of October 1st 2021 and shape the future of ZEISS.
We at ZEISS uniquely enable metrology professionals worldwide to improve the product quality and process stability. We want to be the partner of choice for global players of the automotive, aerospace, electronics, or healthcare industry all around the world. This means that we always aspire to understand all aspects of our customers' requirements and find the best solution for their needs together.
As a trainee from day one you will be an active part of an innovative application & product development team that is identifying rising customer needs & challenges in coordinate measurement technologies around the globe. In your role you will work closely together with world-wide metrology experts but also with customers to understand their workflows and needs.
After getting your basic application training you will be ready to take over your first own project after 3 months into the program. In collaboration with colleagues from various functions such as Research & Development and Product Management you will develop customized applications for our customers.
The Global Graduate Program will provide opportunities for you to learn and grow into the challenging role of an International R&D Project Manager. Taking into account your individual strengths and background as well as specific requirements for your future role, several assignments that are sited in different teams, functions, regions and businesses at ZEISS will be combined to make the program as beneficial as possible for you. Within the program, you will have a great opportunity to acquire unique and necessary experience and to build a strong, resilient global network across the ZEISS Group - use this program as the starting point for your career at ZEISS!
After 15 months you will be ready to take over a challenging role within the application & product development team and continue to help us to create customer success through market shaping innovations & develop a program delivery vision based on our strategic product portfolio.
- Above-average university degree in a scientific or engineering discipline
- Maximum of three years' professional experience
- Strong technical knowledge & interest in mathematics, physics or similar
- Strong interest in metrology: strong mathematical background is welcome
- Strong collaborative and teamworking skills, structured and results-oriented working methods
- Experience abroad is a plus
- Willing to work flexibly at different locations around the world
- High level of communication skills - very good knowledge of English and German
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, ideology, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.