(Senior) Project Manager* Global Digitalization Projects Enterprise IT (External)

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(Senior) Project Manager* Global Digitalization Projects Enterprise IT (External)



As part of the BioNTech Global Digitalization Team you will lead IT projects in close collaboration with our Enterprise IT organization. You will actively help with the further development of our IT platforms (on-premises and cloud), the implementation of new core IT services and the setup and integration of new sites, thereby actively shaping the IT environment of one of the most innovative biotech companies.


Your main responsibilities are:


  • Cross-functional planning, coordination and monitoring of IT projects in the area of IT infrastructure, site setups and development of new core IT services
  • Drive multiple interdisciplinary teams to ensure project delivery in scope, time and budget
  • Establish and ensure efficient communication structures among internal and external project stakeholders and ensure information and content flow between interdisciplinary teams
  • Contribution to content work and hands-on support of Subject Matter Experts in individual work packages and specific areas
  • Build, maintain, and manage high performing project teams
  • Monitor risks & issues related to individual projects, escalate to manager, determine and monitor mitigation and take corrective actions


What you have to offer:


  • Successfully completed studies in the field of computer science/business informatics or comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience in IT project management in the area of IT infrastructure and / or development of new core IT services
  • Experienced in working in highly cross-functional teams and managing different stakeholder level and external partners
  • Excellent communication and presentation and stakeholder management skills. Very good English skills, written and orally
  • Fast perception of new knowledge and efficient problem-solving skills with high personal commitment within a matrix and fast paced environment
  • Analytical and structured thinking ability, balanced with attention to detail to successfully plan and oversee complex and large-scale projects/programs
  • Cloud services (AWS, Azure) knowledge would be highly beneficial.
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies and way of working would be highly beneficial.
  • Experienced in working in regulated (GxP) environment would be highly beneficial.


Benefits for you. 

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation

... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit? 

Then apply now for our location Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 3273 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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