Project Manager - Defence System/Software Development

Publication Date:  May 29, 2024
Ref. No:  513717

Çankaya/Ankara, TR, 6531

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Together we create reliable and responsive digital foundations for the world’s businesses, institutions, and communities.
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About Atos

The future is our choice

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.

We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated and energetic team member who will join us as a Project Manager in Ankara.


The role of the Project Manager is a critical and complex delivery management role within Atos, serving as a leader for a varied combination of accountabilities and responsibilities. The role requires active leadership skills and execution discipline to ensure successful delivery.





  • Act as a high performing member of the project team and constitute a role model,
  • Ensure customer satisfaction,
  • Provide a leadership to team and guide team development efforts towards successful project delivery,
  • Communicate with integrity, dignity and honesty when collaborating with stakeholders throughout the project maintaining professional ethics,
  • Respond to customer needs in a timely fashion, troubleshoot issues and provide solutions when needed,
  • Plan and support preparation of project documentation presenting complex information in a clear and concise manner to a wide variety of audiences,
  • Assess opportunities for process and output (products/ services/results) improvement, and prepare documentation of rationale to share with stakeholders,
  • Develop project management plan, direct and monitor project tasks and knowledge,
  • Perform integrated change control regarding all areas of the project,
  • Identify stakeholders, ensure & monitor stakeholder engagement,
  • Estimate internal and external costing and control the budget throughout the project,
  • Estimate and acquire resources, develop & manage team,
  • Manage and monitor communications between stakeholders,
  • Plan risk management, identify & analyze risks, plan & implement response, and monitor risks,
  • Plan, conduct, and control procurements activities,
  • Communicate with management regularly, inform about project status, and behave proactively for escalating issues that are out of PM area of authority,
  • Cooperate with Atos management teams for upcoming and current projects and provide data to related Atos management tools.




  • B.Sc. degree in Computer/ Electronics Engineering or in a related area,
  • Defense systems/software development processes,
  • Configuration Management,
  • IEEE 12207 Software Life Cycle Processes,
  • Application of CMMI nice to have,
  • Agile approaches,
  • Proven 10+ years of work experience, (Defense and Public Sector is a plus)
  • Proven 5+ years of work experience as a Project Manager in IT industry,
  • Valid PMI PMP Certificate,
  • Application of Project Management Processes, Methodologies and Standards such as PMBOK or PRINCE2,
  • Utilization of project management tools such as MS Project or Primavera,
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English,
  • No restriction to travel in Turkey and international when required,
  • Completed military service,
  • Having a valid National Security Clearance from Ministry of National Defense Turkey is a plus.


What We Offer


GPTW Certified Company

Work from home most of the time as our customers are located all around the world

Competitive Compensations and Benefits

Flexible Benefit Program

Private Health Insurance

Life Insurance

Performance Bonus

Accolade Bonus

Referral Bonus

Transportation Allowance

Meal Allowance

Kindergarten Allowance

Buddy Program

Flexible working hours at Atos or home office

Company SIM Card

Days of annual leave above the legal minimum

Atos University Access – Professional and personal development through continuous education and certification

Wellbeing Days

Friendly Working Environment

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Here at Atos, we want all our employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Our employee lifecycle processes are designed to prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique. Across the globe, we have created a variety of programs to embed our Atos culture of inclusivity, and work hard to ensure that all our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute and feel that they are exactly where they belong.

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