R&D Project Management (f/m)

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SMARTBOW, now part of Zoetis, is a young Austrian agricultural technology company specializing in the development, production and distribution of innovative and intelligent hardware and software products. Our products support farmers in the optimal management of their herds.

For expanding our growing team, we are looking as soon as possible for a:

R&D Project Management (f/m)

Maternity leave representation for 2 years


The primary responsibility of this role is the management of Smartbow R&D projects. The person is accountable for use case definition for development driven projects as well as the project controlling and documentation. The role engages with all Smartbow R&D teams as well as with global Zoetis colleagues from various diciplines. A key task of the job owner is to actively strive to improve the quality of communication between the project members as well and to contribute to enhance the overall R&D project and process management.


  • Planning and management of R&D projects incl. self-reliant project management
  • Actively strive to improve the quality of communication between all persons involved in the development process
  • Requirements engineering/Use Case definition for development projects incl. preparation of project description, compilation of business problems, risks & value
  • Creation of project plans
  • Support the development teams in admistrative tasks within projects
  • Project controlling in collaboration with developers (quality, timeline & costs)
  • Support the enhancement of R&D project- and process management
  • Information research for R&D related topic
  • Preparation of project documentation, protocolls and presentations etc.
  • Planning and conducting meetings and workshops
  • Assist with technical documentation, manuals and instructions


  • Completed study with Bachelor's degree in a related subject or at least 2 years of professional experience required
  • Proven ability to work cross-functionally with different departments is required
  • Professional experience within project management is preferred
  • Knowledge of the agricultural sector/sensor and radio technology is preferred
  • Knowledge about innovation management as well as requirements engineering is preferred
  • Mastering local language as well as fluency in spoken and written English
  • High interest in technology/willingness to learn is required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required, ability to explain technical content to non-technicians
  • Networked thinking, conceptual skills, reliability, organizational talent
  • Structured and accurate way of working
  • Experience and interest in interacting with internal and external stakeholders
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Office, experience with Atlassian Jira/Confluence is preferred

We offer:

We appreciate our employees and encourage and demand the contribution of own ideas and suggestions for improvement - in the daily work and in long-term strategies too. Make the best use of your skills and knowledge, support your colleagues and work in an open and positive working environment. We invest in our employees and offer diverse and exciting opportunities to make a difference and shape the future of animal health.

The full-time gross monthly salary for this position according to the collective agreement of the electrical industry usage group F is EUR 2,851.15. Zoetis offers you an attractive salary above this value based on your education and professional experience.

Are you interested?

Then become a part of the SMARTBOW team and send your application to: alexandra.berger@zoetis.com

You can find further information on SMARTBOW at www.smartbow.com.

Due to the DSGVO we would like to point out the following: We take the liberty of keeping your application on evidence for a period of 12 months from the date of receipt. Your application documents can be deleted at any time upon request.

Smartbow GmbH
Jutogasse 3, 4675 Weibern
Tel. 07732 47200-0
Web: www.smartbow.com