Project Manager Traction (80-100%)

Basic Info

Turgi, Aargau, Switzerland
Job type
Project Management
Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)


  • Canteen
  • Flexible work practices
  • Gym membership

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

ABB Traction is a leader in traction technologies, driving innovation in rail and e-mobility. Our propulsion, auxiliary and energy storage solutions contribute to making transportation more sustainable, while saving energy every day. ABB traction technologies are used around the globe in railway vehicles such as locomotives, regional trains and trams as well as electric buses. Our people and culture are the foundation of our success. We are looking for a highly motivated and well experienced project manager who will be operating in a complex corporate environment with numerous interfaces and stakeholders at various levels. As the main point of contact for project customers, you’ll be taking full responsibility for the safe execution of the projects and will ensure successful on time and budget delivery as well as positive customer experience and balance it with internal business requirements. If you are a communicative team player with technical background, then this is your chance to make a difference. Join us at ABB.

Your responsibilities

  • Act as reliable point of contact for customers and internal project staff for assigned projects
  • Development and implementation of projects using ABB processes and tools
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction by providing guarantee or contractual agreements
  • Responsibility for the project KPIs as well as the discovery of additional business within the assigned projects
  • Planning of resources with specific targets for the assigned projects
  • Controlling the information flow between customer and internal contact persons
  • Implementation of special service projects to better address the installed base
  • Developing/implementing improvement measures to increase the efficiency of our business processes
  • Escalation of opportunities or risks to the management with a foundation for decision-making

Your background

  • Successfully completed bachelor's degree in engineering, preferably electrical engineering, and experience in project management of customer projects
  • Technical background in the field of electrical engineering, ideally propulsion technology
  • Experienced in working with MS Office, ideally with SAP
  • Independent team player with strong communication skills
  • Willingness to travel throughout Europe (10%)
  • Fluent in German and English both oral and written, other languages are an advantage

More about us

Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.

Interested in joining our team? If so, we look forward to receiving your full application (motivation letter, CV, references) only via our online careers tool. A better world begins with you at

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