Hardware Project Manager

  • R&D Hardware
  • Vedbæk, Denmark

Hardware Project Manager

Job description

Developing great products for sports applications in a highly technical and dynamic environment?

Join us on our journey to enable athletes around the world with actionable data-driven-insights. TrackMan is expanding with an additional Project Manager to lead our hardware projects from idea generation to production and sales. Being a Project Manager requires you to work closely together with several senior stakeholders in a very dynamic environment – driven by our passion for the product, the customer and sports.

You will work closely with our mechanical, RF, PSU, DHW development teams, software development teams, testing teams, and production.

Your key responsibilities are

  • Lead the Project Group together with the Product Owner
  • Defining, documenting and tracking project requirement by working closely with stakeholders to understand customer and business requirement
  • Request allocation of resources through the management and develop a realistic project plan accordingly with all relevant task dependencies
  • Ensuring thorough frontloading of the project and sprints by ensuring detailed product specifications and work breakdown are done together with the team
  • Tracking the progress of each task, and adjust the project plan as needed to account for changes in requirements or unexpected obstacles
  • Driving the product development through milestone planning, including coordination with other teams
  • Validating project requirements with the Product Owner throughout the project lifecycle to ensure that they continue to meet customer needs and expectations
  • Leading the development of variants of existing products by refining existing design, adding new feature, optimizing for manufacturing, taking into account factors such as cost, reliability, and scalability
  • Ability to work well with multiple stakeholders including R&D Hardware, R&D Tracking, R&D Embedded SW, Product Owners and UI/UX, Production as well as Customer Support
  • Prepare steering group presentations together with the Product Owner to ensure progress and timely decision making
  • Plan and execute needed certification and approvals together with the Certification Manager
  • Managing risk through mitigation and contingency plans


Are you our new colleague?

Our ideal candidate has worked with broad technical hardware projects with elements of both mechanical design, electronic development, and embedded software. For the right candidate, this is a unique opportunity to influence the way projects are managed in a young very dynamic international company, and to get to work with a great team of specialists that love what they do:

  • You have a HW background and some years of experience as a project manager from a hardware product development company
  • You know the importance of making robust hardware design and ensuring the developed hardware is easy to produce and service and gives a superior experience for the end customer
  • Thorough verification of the hardware design according to specification is a natural process for you
  • You listen to other’s ideas before you present your own and strive to understand all projects' challenges and opportunities
  • You are persistent and have proven your ability to deliver high-quality products on time and budget

Join the home of a powerful sports brand and a one-of-a-kind technology

TrackMan is a privately-owned company founded in 2003. The company has experienced a consistent high growth driven by a market leading sports ball tracking technology based on radar and vision tracking sustained by a strong desire to innovate.

The company employs globally more than 600 people and has offices in Denmark, USA, Japan and South Korea.

While being active in multiple sports including baseball, football, and soccer, TrackMan is first and foremost a golf company. TrackMan has revolutionized the way golf players train and instructors teach and are now broadening the technology so all golfers can take advantage no matter whether they are playing indoors, on driving ranges or on the golf course. TrackMan has tracked over 3 billion shots in the company’s history which sits in the TrackMan cloud.

In baseball, TrackMan is the leading technology company in the world with solutions for practice, games, and the largest data sharing network, monetized by selling draft data on amateur players to the Major League Baseball teams. Recently, Trackman has developed a practice solution for American Football and Soccer that is starting to get used amongst top teams.

Where innovation happens

TrackMan has the largest R&D capacity in the industry and is constantly aiming to push the boundaries for golf, technology, and data. We strive to recruit the best talent from around the world for R&D functions such as Hardware, Core tracking, Vision, Machine Learning/AI, Data Science, Applications, and more. At our HQ in Denmark, we have an R&D team of +200 FTEs representing more than 40 countries around the world. TrackMan designs, develops and produce all of our technology from start to finish in-house under one roof.

To support the future growth of TrackMan, a 12.500m2 state-of-the-art CO2 neutral new headquarter is being build and will be ready in the fall of 2023 located in Science Park DTU in Hørsholm.

Share our Passion!

Applications are continuously assessed, so please send your application as soon as possible. The position is intended for our Vedbæk HQ, Danish language is not a requirement.

If you got what it takes, apply today and join a company with great technologies, passionate colleagues, and great opportunities to grow.