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DE_Karlsbad_Becker Göring Straße 16
Additional Location:
Karlsbad, Germany
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Worker Type Reference:
Regular - Permanent
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Description & Requirements

About the Role

You will be responsible to develop and maintain reports, dashboards, and presentation supporting many aspects of SBU Intelligent Cockpit Operations related to finance, resource management, and related areas. Basically, you are involved in everything what it takes to run a business unit.

As a central position you will be coordinating key managerial topics like resource planning, hiring backlog tracking and aligning resource and budget demand with all leaders in SBU Intelligent Cockpit. You will help drive the day-to-day activities to keep the SBU in steady operational state. While this is an individual contributor position, your influence and collaboration skills will be applied to a global, cross-functional team consisting of platform engineering leads, customer engineering leads and project managers. Excellent communication and leadership skills will be keys to success.

What You Will Do

  • Supporting and helping in driving day to day activities in business operations
  • Develop dashboards and reports in Excel and in QLIK to allow the management team to understand status on people (staff levels, hiring status, etc), budget information, project staffing, and relevant project information (e.g. feature development status, deliverables, defect reports, etc).
  • Review and monitor the central resource management database in close collaboration with line managers and project managers.
  • Ensure consistency of resource Management data (Plan vs. Actual). Define countermeasures in case of deviations with the hiring & project managers.
  • Central repository management for key documents, access rights
  • Support in planning and facilitating leadership workshops, either face 2 face or virtually, as needed

What You Need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Engineering
  • 5+ years of industry-related experience
  • Advanced Excel, Powerpoint, and Analytics tools skills (such as QLIK or other data visualization tools)
  • Experience in analyzing data to draw business-relevant conclusions and in data visualization techniques and tools
  • Working knowledge of financial basics
  • Working knowledge of resource management and planning
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, attention to detail.
  • In-depth understanding of all the supporting business functions and principles.
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills to have effective communication to all levels of the organization.

What Makes You Eligible

  • Be willing to travel up to 15%, domestic and international travel

What We Offer:

  • HARMAN offers a diverse and inclusive work environment that fosters and encourages career development opportunities, professional training and competitive market base compensation

  • You will also receive top-notch employee discounts on Harman’s Consumer Audio (JBL, AKG, HARMAN Kardon) and Samsung products

  • Flexible work schedule with a culture encouraging work life integration and collaboration in a global friendly working atmosphere and good work-life-balance

  • Attractive salary package based on the Metall & Elektro Tarif Baden Wurttemberg and an Employer contribution towards a company pension plan

  • Professional development opportunities through HARMAN University’s business and leadership academies which also includes extensive technical trainings

  • Internal talent management leadership acceleration programs

  • “Be Brilliant” employee recognition and rewards program


HARMAN is proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.