Project Manager – IoT Devices (m/f/d)

We are looking for talented and motivated people to join our team in Berlin.
Smartfrog is a tech startup focused on the „Internet of Things“, which is about making everyday objects more intelligent and connected to the internet, enabling the user to access them from anywhere at any time. We want the latest technologies to be affordable and user-friendly, so that our everyday lives become more comfortable, more efficient and more secure.

Are you the kind of person who gets excited by new challenges? Do you want to help us find innovative solutions to those challenges? lf so, we look forward to hearing from you.

What we offer:

  • A dynamic office environment at an international tech startup in the heart of Berlin
  • The chance to help build an exciting new brand and develop new products
  • A young and agile business with flat hierarchies
  • Great potential to develop your career
  • Flexible hours and working arrangements
  • Attractive compensation package

Location: Berlin-Mitte
Start: ASAP, full-time

Your Tasks:

  • Lead the generation of product requirements documentation for hardware devices and services in order to communicate with external manufacturers and internal stakeholders
  • Work with multiple teams to drive new products and features through the development and manufacturing process
  • Take full ownership of the product build schedule (manufacturing) as well as coordinate when needed the on-site manufacturing support
  • Work closely with our hardware and QA teams to provide reliable release, build and test schedules
  • Contribute to product roadmaps based on our business goals and metrics
  • Participate in product definition activities and develop initial project plan estimated and baseline project plans
  • Establish processes to optimize project communication and product development that keep marketing and engineering feedback loops as efficient as possible
  • Develop and manage positive working relationships with marketing managers, tech engineering, operation leads, team members and customer support

Your Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of experience managing moderate to complex projects
  • 3-5 years of direct experience in hardware project management and development experience of designing, developing and shipping physical products
  • Experience working with outsourced design and manufacturers
  • Highly skilled in project scheduling, planning and tracking
  • Experience with resource and project cost estimating
  • Strong awareness of the market dynamics and product trends in the Smart Horne and loT market

Bonus points if you

  • You have an Electrical or Electronics engineering background as well as direct experience with PCB / Plastics manufacturing
  • You have direct experience developing loT products such as IP cameras, sensors or smart home hubs

How to apply

Are you interested in joining the Smartfrog team? Please send your CV with a short cover letter including salary indication and your portfolio (github, websites) to Sergio Flores, We are excited to get to know you!