Project Manager – GaN

£39k – £52k per annumEstimated



Nexperia is leading the electrification of the planet and answering the increasing demand for products to save energy – that’s where GaN comes in. Our GaN products are designed and manufactured to the same quality standards using the same production systems that we have perfected with our knowledge of silicon, but GaN allows us to reach new horizons that simply weren’t possible before.

Now is a great time to join our growing team as we develop and empower innovation in technology to enable more efficient energy solutions, from increasing mileage on electrical vehicles to improving battery charge.We are seeking open minded, unconventional thinkers with a passion for problem solving and the drive to make tomorrow’s vision today’s reality. We currently have global career opportunities available in WBG semiconductor solutions .

The successful candidate can be based at one of our locations in Munich, Hamburg, Manchester, or Nijmegen with flexible working options.

What our Project Manager will do

  • Define and implement the overall GaN project plan in consultation with all relevant stakeholders and within agreed boundaries (specification, quality, timing, costs, information reporting and organization)
  • Manage all requested changes via the change management process
  • Analyze project risks relating to specifications, costs, timing, etc. and develop and incorporate scenarios to overcome these risks
  • Define competencies and resources needed and build a high performing project team
  • Lead, coach and mentor the project team members, providing operational guidance and conflict resolution
  • Ensure that relevant quality standards for projects are defined and met, and initiate and contribute to quality improvement activities related to business processes and procedures 
  • Upgrade and adapt own competence, sharing knowledge and learning across the organization

What our Project Manager will need

  • Degree or equivalent in Physics, Electronics Engineering, or a relevant discipline, PhD preferred
  • Proven track record of successful management and delivery of high impact projects within the semiconductor or a similar industry
  • Good knowledge in state-of-the-art project management tools and their applications
  • Strong drive with a clear focus on project goals and deliverables and the ability to prioritize
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to lead and work effectively within cross-cultural and cross-functional teams

Why work for us?

Remuneration & Reward – Competitive base salary, Annual Incentive Plan, excellent contributory pension scheme, recognition rewards scheme, income protection, 12 x salary life assurance, visa sponsorship and relocation assistance

Health & Wellbeing – Hybrid working policy, 33 days annual leave including bank holidays, flexible benefits scheme, enhanced sick pay, on-site medical centre, subsidised canteen, employee assistance programme, retail and entertainment reductions, time off for charitable giving and a variety of sports and social clubs

Professional Development – Possibility for funded academic support up to PhD level, employee goal setting and development plans, huge growth potential both internally and globally within the business, opportunity to contribute and work with cutting edge technologies

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Corporate members of Neurodiversity in Business and working towards becoming a Disability Confident Level 2 Employer. As a company, we value diversity not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because diverse teams perform better. Our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible to all, and we consider all applicants fairly, as well as providing a safe work environment and reasonable adjustments where required

Please note that the benefits mentioned align with those offered at our Manchester site and may differ depending on the specific location.

Nexperia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Nexperia is a world-class company in semiconductor development and in-house production. A proven global player with an entrepreneurial mentality. At our core is an 15,000+ strong international network with a singular focus. Built on passion and commitment to our work, belief in our goals and a drive to succeed regardless of the challenges we face. We support, reward and challenge individuals equally, in a dynamic and energetic environment.

Looking to push boundaries in a company where your talents can shine? Join TeamNexperia.

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