Your Global OEM Partner for
Optoelectronic Module Solutions

Volpi Group

We drive innovations for next generation instrumentation in the area of human diagnostic and life sciences. Fortune 500 companies rely on our development and manufacturing of optoelectronic systems tailored to their applications. With our sites in Schlieren, Zürich, Switzerland and Auburn, NY, USA we work in proximity of our customers and provide excellent service and outstanding quality: 

For our product development team in Schlieren, Zürich, Switzerland, we are looking to immediately recruit an


Project Manager (m/w) – 80-100%


Your Tasks: 
  • Responsibility for the successful planning, execution, and closing of projects with respect to scope, time, and cost
  • Perform the project management role in a strong matrix organization with a Project Management Office
  • Most projects will be product development projects, technically sophisticated solutions tailored to customer needs from idea to serial production. A minor part of the projects will be organizational or infrastructure projects
  • Create customer value by understanding the requirements and the constraints and bring them together
  • Support bidding team during quotation process by defining the project management plan covering scope, time and cost based on the stakeholder inputs and the ISO13485 certified Volpi processes
  • Execute projects by creating a motivated project team, directing the work, monitoring and controlling the progress, managing risks and changes, managing stakeholders, reporting to the Head of PMO
  • Close projects by assuring fulfillment and getting formal acceptance
  • Continuously improve the project management processes


Your Profile: 
  • More than 3 years work experience in project management
  • Strong customer orientation in combination with excellent intercultural communication skills
  • Strong self-motivation combined with a strong personal responsibility, a high degree of reliability, and a high quality awareness
  • Experience in using project management software, ideally MS Project
  • Ideally, experience in product development projects in the Life Sciences, in-vitro diagnostics or medical industry (ISO 13485)
  • Ideally, technical expertise in optical metrology, mechatronics, manufacturing, and/or bio-medical chemistry
  • Project management certification preferred (PMP or equivalent)
  • Higher university degree, preferred in engineering or bio-medical science
  • Very good command of spoken and written German and English


What we offer:

Working with our large global customers, we have a driving desire to make a positive impact on people’s lives through improved healthcare diagnostics. Would you like to work in a dynamic and international environment for a company that has aggressive growth targets? We offer a diverse, challenging and entrepreneurial role, modern infrastructure and attractive working conditions.

Are you interested in this challenge? We look forward to receiving your complete application in English by email.



Volpi AG
Christoph Bohli
Wiesenstrasse 33
CH-8952 Schlieren (Zürich)

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