Berlin Project Manager (m/f/d)

...wanted for our team.

As a Project Manager (m/f/d) or Project Lead (m/f/d) at Aperto - An IBM Company, you'll work in interdisciplinary teams on both exciting and innovative projects for renowned national and international clients. We develop transactional platforms, customer experience platforms, mobile applications, service design, e-commerce solutions and much more. As an Advanced Project Lead (mid-level), you will manage and plan projects largely independently, with responsibility for time and budget, as well as being the direct contact person for the team and the client. With you as the interface between the client and the team, planning, communication and processes will mesh smoothly, enabling the team to achieve excellent results.


What awaits you

  • Planning, coordination and management of exciting projects, including service design, customer experience design and agile software development
  • Use of agile as well as classic or iterative project methodologies, primarily combined with design thinking and other agile methods
  • Project management and organization of all project phases, from project initiation to successful project completion
  • Planning and leading interdisciplinary teams from strategy, creation, development, quality assurance, etc.
  • Stakeholder and expectation management as direct contact person: consulting and communication with our national and international clients
  • Assumption of budget responsibility, proposal processes as well as project controlling in close cooperation with the Business Owner (BO) and Product Management Office (PMO)
  • Preparation as well as execution of presentations and/or moderation of meetings and workshops
  • You lead a project and therefore have to manage the interests and demands of stakeholders, colleagues and solution partners. Our 'people first' approach focuses on the customer experience


What you bring to the table

  • At least 2 years of experience in project management of digital projects (ideally software development projects or IT project management in an agency context).
  • Knowledge of agile working methods or in the independent management of large agile projects/teams
  • Confidence in customer contact, very good communication and presentation skills
  • Self-organized, structured work and a high level of initiative
  • Convincing organizational and planning skills for a comprehensive project approach
  • Enjoy working in a team
  • Fluency in German and English for working in intercultural teams and in the international IBM Interactive Experience (IBM iX) network
  • A high affinity and passion for creation and/or technologies as well as digital trends
  • Desirable, but not mandatory: Experience in content management systems, mobile development and responsive web design.
  • Your intrinsic motivation is important to us. We look forward to receiving your application with a meaningful cover letter, even if you can't tick every box.


What we offer you

  • An inspiring work atmosphere and an exciting work environment in the heart of Berlin
  • An open corporate culture, flexible working hours and a variety of opportunities for remote work
  • A diverse and challenging client portfolio, with the best in their industry in Germany as well as internationally
  • A respectful and appreciative team culture, characterized by talented, inspiring personalities, which promotes the personal growth of each individual
  • Professional development through mentorship and coaching from our experienced colleagues, as well as ongoing training opportunities to keep your finger on the digital pulse
  • Access to groundbreaking technologies as part of IBM iX
  • Plenty of room for your own creative ideas
  • A crew that is already looking forward to meeting you


This is particularly important to us

Aperto is committed to creating an inclusive workplace offering equal opportunities to everyone. We especially encourage all people with their individual diverse backgrounds and perspectives to apply.

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People Team

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John Agena, People Team
Aperto – An IBM Company
Chausseestr. 5
10115 Berlin
Tel.: +49 30 283921-382