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Program Manager Navigation and Map Services (m/f/d)

Date: May 29, 2019

Location: Karlsbad, Germany, BW, DE

Company: HARMAN International

Requisition Id : 113728 

Location: Karlsbad close to Karlsruhe


Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsibility for realization of Infotainment programs
  • Active steering during RFI/RFQ-phase to compile feasibility studies and to complete specification
  • Participation and support during budget planning of programs and compilation of development requests
  • Steer development at internal or external sites for customer programs
  • Top level planning and controlling
  • Responsibility to deliver according to agreed targets (schedule, cost, scope and quality)
  • Responsibility for Change Management process (incl. internal/external Change Control Boards)
  • Technical interface towards OEM-customer for all aspects of technical status, program progress and product alignment
  • Handle team transitions across the sites when required
  • Responsible for defining detailed technical “Statement of work”, when integrating external products and working with external partners
  • Reporting towards customer and internal stakeholders, incl. management board
  • Program execution according to HARMAN Product Life Cycle Management Process


Required Skills:

  • University degree in engineering (Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Industrial Engineering or appropriate graduation)
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in project or line management
  • Deep knowledge in Navigation technologies
  • Ability to manage global teams
  • Experience in the area of planning and controlling, especially budget controlling
  • High sense of responsibility and independent working
  • Excellent skills in MS Office and MS project, SAP would be an advantage
  • Fundamental knowledge in terms of methodologies in project management
  • Fluent technical and commercial English skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Willingness to travel


Our Offer:

  • Be part of an international team working with the world's largest automotive manufacturers
  • Attractive salary package
  • Employer contribution to company pension plan
  • Extensive technical trainings
  • Career development opportunities
  • A great package of additional benefits such as
    • flexible working time
    • free parking spaces
    • company sports like onsite fitness courses, company soccer and golf teams, or sport events like the B2Run or a skiing trip
    • employee music groups
    • daily lunch allowances





HARMAN designs, engineers and produces solutions for car manufacturers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions and connected services (IoT-solutions). With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, we are admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. We have a workforce of over 30,000 people and are a fully owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. #LI-GT1

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