Language: ENG SWE
7 februari, 2017

Platform Project Manager - R&D

Land: Sverige

In the process of further strengthening the Haldex Disc Brake team we are looking for an experienced Platform Project Manager to manage the development and launch of the Haldex Disc Brake for Truck and bus OEM’s globally. The platform project manager position plays an essential role in coordinating the truck disc brake product development globally.


The Platform Project Manager is responsible for managing the cross functional team executing the tasks defined in the Haldex Project Management Model. The responsibility of the Project Manager spans from Toll Gate 0 (Kick off) to Toll Gate 5 (launch completion). Furthermore, the Project Manager is responsible for managing the project to achieve the objectives defined for product and process development and launch by accuracy in scope and business case management. Communication skills are essential since the product market and development is global.

Key roles and responsibilities

  • Management of project as of opened Gate 0 until project closure in Gate 5.

  • Project results according to scope, time, cost, quality and technology.

  • Reporting project status to the project sponsor and steering council.

  • External project status reporting to customer

  • Quality assurance of product and process according to APQP

  • Documentation of project.

Coordination of project and product deliverables between platform and application projects.

Nödvändig kompetens och erfarenhet


+10 years of project management, preferably within the automotive business with Tier1/Tier2 supplier role experience. Platform and customer application coordination with OEM requirements on development process procedures and project management. Development of new products involving multi-site development and launch of high volume production at multiple sites.

Key competencies:

  • Scope management

  • Business acumen, Customer knowledge and impact

  • Financial discipline, managing and understanding business case parameter impact

  • Risk management

  • Project Time Management

  • Product and Process knowledge, Commercial vehicles, Brake systems, Disc brakes

  • Quality management of project according to APQP

  • Leadership: Leading cross-functional teams, achieving results through influence

  • Communication skills

  • Comfortable presenting skills

  • Fluent in English and preferably German

For further information about the position please contact Sebastian Quick, Global Project Director, 0418-47 60 00. Please send your application to with relevant enclosures no later than February 28th 2017.

Sebastian Quick, Global Project Director
Phone: 0418-47 60 00

HR in Sweden:

Elisabeth Igeby HR Director Telefon: +46-418 47 63 06 E-post