Senior Manager

Valencia, Spainams-OSRAM AG

What we expect

  • Manage performance to get a best in-class team
  • Mentor coach team members to boost their individual performance
  • Execute regular competence evaluation of the team members, identify weaknesses, trigger and monitoring improvement measures
  • Contribute to competence evaluation, training identification and assignment for the related engineers, ensuring team members training needs are covered in order to implement a continuous improvement mentality
  • Monitor the team mood and take pro-active actions to keep the motivation high
  • Drive innovation and IP creation inside the team
  • Collect “customer” (internal/external) feedbacks in relation to projects developed by the team, share them with the stakeholders and take improvement measures if necessary
  • Compile “learned lessons” and implement the corrective actions in the organization
  • Provide and assign the dedicated resources to projects (programs) as member of the resource allocation board
  • Ensure that the resource demands are covered
  • Act as facilitator to remove road-blocks for the projects developed by the team
  • Responsible for driving the recruitment of new employees, when needed
  • Define competence requirements and contribute to competence forecasting and gap identification
  • Stay updated on state-of-the-art and future methodologies and tools, and contribute to the related infrastructure evaluation and selection
  • Contribute, in cooperation with marketing and RD peers, to the definition of technology and project roadmaps which enable reaching and/or keeping market leadership position in medical imaging and sensor interface spaces
  • Identify potential strategic service providers
  • Reach project related contracts with service providers based on available frame contract, evaluate their performance and identify weaknesses
  • Provide the required equipment and regular efficiency evaluation of it

Who we are looking for

  • MSc degree on Electronic Engineering or similar
  • At least 5 years of experience in semiconductor/sensor design
  • Experience in similar RD leadership position
  • Strong social, coaching and leadership skills
  • High level of perceptivity
  • Keeping overview on complex situations
  • High level of commitment and flexibility - Taking ownership to “make it happen”
  • Strong team player with a visible “what’s best for the company” mentality
  • Fluent in English, knowledge of Spanish would be an advantage
ams OSRAM is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Diversity, equity and inclusion is strongly established in our corporate culture and we firmly believe it makes us more successful as a company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or gender identity.


Otto Oberegger will be happy to answer any questions you may have.



Application deadline: as long as the job is listed on our career page, we are looking for suitable candidates (all genders welcome). We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Job details

Posting date:2023/09/04
Experience level:Experienced Professional (>8 Years)
Type of contract:Permanent
Schedule: Full-time
Remote work:Not Specified
Business unit:Image Sensor Solutions (ISS)
Organization:ams-OSRAM AG
Job field:Research & Development
Job ID:007292

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Universidad Politecnica de Valencia Edificio 9, Planta 1, Lado Este 9

46022 Valencia, Valencia


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The ams OSRAM culture focuses on variety and innovation.

A more than motivating working atmosphere, combined with attractive training opportunities and performance-oriented compensation encourage our employees’ actions and promote their entrepreneurial spirit. An agile mindset, trust and integrity – for us at ams OSRAM, these values are not just empty promises, but an integral part of our corporate culture that we live every day. In fact, these are the key prerequisites for employees to fulfill even the highest requirements. Learn more about what you can expect from us!

Bringing intelligence to light and passion to innovation

The ams OSRAM Group is a global leader in intelligent sensors and emitters. By adding intelligence to light and passion to innovation, we enrich peoples' lives. Our around 21,000 employees worldwide focus on innovation across sensing, illumination and visualization to make journeys safer, medical diagnoses more accurate and daily moments in communication a richer experience

The Image Sensor Solutions business aims to become the uncontested leader in optical imaging solutions extending human vision. ISS products are mainly produced in Austria and Singapore.

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