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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Project Management

Tampere, FI

Project Manager, Software

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Purpose of the position


Project Manager, Software will be accountable for leading and driving one or more projects of automation systems and software solutions, providing transparency to all related operations and
acting as the key point of contact for TAS customer and NPD project directors/managers to ensure timely high quality delivery to customers.


Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Be accountable for managing software and HW systems aspects of a customer or a NPD project
  • Provide visibility on EPIC portfolio status linked to a customer or a NPD project
  • Follow, report and manage development activities, risks and critical paths
  • Overall common project management responsibilities (scope, quality, schedule and budget)
  • Provide continuous high-quality software releases to customers together with the rest of the Release Management team.

What you’ll need to succeed:



  • M.Sc or B.Sc in Software or Automation Engineering



  • Several years’ experience of SW R&D project and program management
  • Experience on automation systems
  • Experience on agile and lean methodologies in software development




  • Be motivated and persistent with good people and communication skills
  • Always driving for results and solutions, instead of just reporting statuses
  • Be capable of seeing both the big picture and the small details. Capable of managing dependencies with interest of going as deep as needed in analysis
  • Have general high level knowledge of KalmarOne product
  • Have understanding of software development and testing
  • Be capable of understanding and managing critical path and risks in a coherent way
  • Be capable of understanding technical concepts
  • Have good communication skills in English

Working together with:


  • Project delivery
  • Products and solutions / Product management
  • Services

Interested to join?


If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application until June 13.

For more information, you can contact Marko Anttila (marko.anttila@kalmarglobal.com)


Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2020 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people. www.cargotec.com