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IT Project Manager (m/f/d)

Publish Date:  Sep 6, 2022

Zürich, Zürich, CH-Switzerland

Company:  Atos

About Atos

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.


Our Public Sector and Defence operation team is in search for the next motivated, forward-thinking IT Project Manager (m/f/d) to join us in Zürich.


An IT Project Manager has overall responsibility for successful project delivery, dealing with dynamic scope, time and budget. It leads projects independently or as a part of a program and provides governance to other team members.


Your responsibilities will be:



  • You are responsible for the execution of large, complex projects in the area of Public Sector & Defence Operations.
  • You take responsibility for the budget, progress control and risk management. You coordinate the verification of the technical content and take responsibility for the technical result (delivery and performance object).
  • You act according to the principles of operational excellence and structure your project according to corresponding KPI's with a high degree of transparency.
  • You adapt your comprehensive knowledge of agile as well as traditional project management methods successfully in the project and can communicate confidently and confidently with the customer as well as with the leadership or management level.
  • You manage teams and subcontractors distributed across several locations.
  • The generation of follow-up projects and the collaboration in the development of new business areas are also part of your tasks.




You are an ideal candidate if you have:



  • Several years of professional experience as a project manager or change consultant for medium to large projects
  • Very good knowledge of agile approaches and traditional project management methods
  • Independent, self-reliant and cost-conscious behaviour with an awareness of safeguarding the interests and values of the company and clients
  • Very good knowledge of internal cost accounting and variance analysis
  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken German and English
  • High customer and goal orientation, ability to work under pressure and moderate willingness to travel
  • As the projects are located in a sensitive environment, you meet the requirements for passing the Swiss security clearance, e.g. Swiss citizenship or C residence permit.
  • Ideally, you have PM certification at the IPMA-B/C level, Hermes 5 Advanced or equivalent.
  • You have a meaningful educational background




Here at Atos, we want all of 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 of our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute and feel that they are exactly where they belong.