IBM Project Manager in KISTA, Sweden

Job Description

IBM is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyse. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation so there is no better place to launch your career.

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge. We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM!

We are hiring experienced Project Managers into our Watson IoT and Industry 4.0 practice in Sweden. The team works with asset and buildings optimization, connected solutions and Industry 4.0 projects, using IBM's best in breed solutions such as Maximo, Tririga, Equipment Advisor, Oniqua and the Watson Internet of Things Platform as a base.

This is a challenging role that will further build on your domain knowledge, project management and client engagement capabilities, delivering digitalization projects on time and budget and in line with customer expectations.

Ideally you will have a proven implementation track record across the project lifecycle with outstanding client / project references and you will be able to hit the ground running as a confident and professional communicator who prides themselves on helping clients realize their return on investment.

Candidates must exhibit the following key skills:

  • Understanding of the client business value that the proposed solution will deliver

  • Proven End to End Project Management experience, from Inception to Project Close

  • Ability to manage project scope, quality, budget and timeline in line with the contract and project management disciplines

  • Ability to motivate and lead team members across different IBM locations, organizations and timezones

  • Ability to build a strong network within IBM to secure management attention, engage the right SMEs and bring the best of IBM to clients

  • Good track record of building trusted client relationships as part of project delivery, and perform related business development

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Experience of modern estimation and implementation methodologies and tools such as agile, slack, jira, etc

  • Ability to write project statements of work, contractual documents and proposals

  • Experience in performing project financial forecasting and analysis in line with accounting guidelines

  • Fluency in Swedish and English

  • Specific industry domain expertise is also desirable e.g. Healthcare

If the above sounds like THE perfect opportunity for you to further your project management career then please apply online, attach your resume and cover letter.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


EO Statement

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