Project Manager

  • Research & Development
  • Vedbæk, Denmark

Project Manager

Job description

Are you looking for a role with impact in a highly technical and dynamic environment?

And do you have experience as Project Manager in an agile development environment?

Then join us on our journey to enable athletes around the world with actionable data-driven-insights as well as best-in-class golf simulators. As the business keeps growing, TrackMan is looking for an additional project manager to lead our projects from idea generation to 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. Your workplace will be at our headquarters in Vedbæk.

You will work closely with our algorithm & computer vision development teams, software development teams, software testing team, hardware development and production. You will be reporting to the SVP R&D, and you will provide progress to the steering committee and senior management on a monthly basis.


Your key responsibilities are

  • Make sure the project is governed according to the Trackman Project Execution Model
  • Prepare steering group presentations together with the Product Owner to ensure progress and timely decision making
  • Lead the Project Group together with the Product Owner
  • Takes ownership for the project plan and the project deliveries
  • Developing the project plan, based on estimates of scope, time, and cost (resource) requirements
  • Ensure thorough frontloading of the project and sprints by ensuring detailed product specifications and work breakdown are done together with the team
  • Request allocation of resources through the management and escalate priorities accordingly
  • Driving the product development through milestone planning including release management of major release trains
  • Handling team-building and internal communication with the project team
  • Proactively discuss business risks and opportunities with Product Owner
  • Managing risk through mitigation and contingency plans

Requirements

Are you our new colleague?

You have a SW background and some years of experience as a project manager from a product development company. You appreciate the importance of working as a team and has proven your ability to drive projects forward in a positive and collaborative manner.

Our ideal candidate has worked with broad technical software projects with elements of both embedded software, back-end, front-end and cloud-based software and data environments. Ideally, you come from a (physical) product development company. We expect you to bring an up-to-date project manager toolbox, but also to have the ability to use it with flexibility and pragmatism. You have worked in agile development environments and know the agile toolbox. You listen to other’s ideas before you present your own and strive to understand the challenges and opportunities that all projects have. You are persistent and have proven your ability to deliver high-quality projects on time and on budget. You have an interest in sports and optimally have knowledge (or perform) on one or more of the following sports: Golf, Football, Am Football, Baseball

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.


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

Our proprietary technology is based on expert knowledge about radar, computer vision, data, and software engineering. Our solutions are developed by specialists who endlessly explore and challenge new technical boundaries. TrackMan’s blend of cutting-edge technology, sports, and continued growth make our company an outstanding place to work. Our work culture is entrepreneurial, ambitious, and rewarding as you get to collaborate with inspiring colleagues and interact with the leaders of golf, baseball, and football. Based on a unique brand reputation, we are proud of working in close partnership with the top athletes, organizations, and teams that rely on our technology to stay ahead of the race.

We are a Danish company founded, owned, and managed since 2003 by three entrepreneurs with a strong passion for sports. Today, we have a global footprint with our headquarter located in Denmark (Vedbaek) and offices in New York, Phoenix, Poland, and Tokyo. We are more than 400 people worldwide, half of which work in Denmark where most hardware and software products are developed, tested, and manufactured.


Where innovation happens

At TrackMan, we know that great people make great products. We believe that teams thrive and innovation sparks in an atmosphere where people are encouraged to think for themselves, where everybody’s voices are heard, and where the best ideas prevail in the pursuit of the exceptional solution. This mix is what makes TrackMan an inspiring company – for our customers and our colleagues.


Share our Passion!

For additional information about the position, please contact SVP Head of R&D, Claus Borum at +45 22723803. Applications are continuously assessed, so please send your application as soon as possible.

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