• (Senior) Program Manager

    Job Locations DE-Berlin
    Requisition ID
    Corporate Services
  • What's the role?


    A HERE (Senior) Program Manager is responsible for creating and managing a high performing and transparent operating environment for the successful execution of the identified objectives of the Agile Transformation.  Major program elements include the definition and implementation of a clear framework enabling program decisions, the creation of a program backlog that feeds into the overall roadmap. This should align to overall program objectives and buy-in. Additionally the program manager should seek agreement to program plans by key stakeholders and sponsors. The understanding and use of agile methodologies and tools are essential to this position.



    • Prioritize projects inside the program(s) the PM owns, set expectations, formally document objectives and progress, initiate and manage programs, and report progress regularly to the stakeholders and the senior leadership team
    • Develop solutions for achieving the program objectives that are commensurate with the needs of the HERE functions while keeping in mind the needs and objectives of HERE
    • Accountable to program level results
    • Responsible for the translation of business objectives into operational Key Performance and Risk Indicators that are used to drive successful delivery of program objectives
    • Responsible for managing stakeholder needs and expectations internally to ensure internal initiatives reflect customer business and technical requirements
    • Keep up to date with new industry and technology trends in order to maintain skill set and overall effectiveness

    Who are you?

    • The preferred candidate has direct experience working in and with Agile development teams and Product Development Life Cycle.
    • Undergraduate degree required, MBA preferred
    • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Management Information Systems preferred, but not essential
    • Certifications: PMI/PRINCE2 preferred
    • Working knowledge of product management processes (including product vision; customer requirements)
    • Proven track record in delivering large-scale programs
    • Experience managing complex programs across multiple disciplines, including engineering, production, subcontractors, marketing, sales, & distribution, and at varying positions in the value chain
    • Ability to provide project management to distributed cross functional teams, manage issues cross-functionally and remotely
    • Proven ability to interface with all levels in HERE and customers; to manage up, down, and across effectively
    • Prior technical product development experience, preferably gained in a navigation software or wireless communication environment, is a plus
    • Very strong communication skills
    • Internal influencer
    • Experience in motivating cross functional teams


    Who are we?

    Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your online orders? You might be using HERE Technologies every single day without even realizing it. You can find us everywhere: in vehicles, smartphones, drones or third-party apps. We believe that with the right people, we will continue to be a game-changer in the technology industry and improve the daily lives of people around the world. Find out more by clicking the video below or going HERE.



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