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Project Management



Rotterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Tuesday, December 5, 2023
This is what you like to do
To strengthen the team VSTEP is looking for a Project Manager. As a Project Manager at VSTEP you will be managing the customers' expectations, the successful preparation, delivery and commissioning of our projects and relevant services.

Your involvement in a project starts during the proposal stage, where you collaborate with the Business development team to set the correct scope, budget and timeline for a project. During the project lifecycle you will be in close contact with our clients as well as internal stakeholders to work together towards a cohesive project planning for the Hardware procurement, Software development as well as Simulator engineering teams

Job description
Your daily activities will be:

  • Create and assess a project planning
  • Keep track of project progress, budget & risks and report this to internal and external stakeholders
  • Attend (internal) project meetings, conference calls and meetings with partners and/or end-users
  • Create project documentation and presentations to report project progress and results
  • Coordinate project design cycle (requirements, concept, design, detail engineering, purchasing)
  • Possess a strong technical understanding of our products and capabilities
  • Manage and assess quality standards within your project lifecycle
  • Collaborate with engineering, development and commercial teams to ensure project requirements and expectations are met
  • Communicate and negotiate with end-users and suppliers
Is this you?
You have:
  • Two years of Project Management experience within the areas of software or IT solutions.
  • High-level communication skills
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to manage expectations
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent communications skills in English
  • The ability to self-motivate and motivate a team
  • Experience working towards and exceeding targets
  • Technical knowledge of computers and peripherals is a plus
  • Good communication skills in Dutch is a plus
  • A certificate in Prince2 Agile Practitioner is a plus
You are:
  • A team player, but also able to operate independently
  • Able to work in an organized manner
  • Available 40 hours a week and in possession of a Dutch working permit
  • The owner of a Dutch driving license, category B
This is what you want in a job!
  • A flexible and international work environment In Rotterdam. We work in a hybrid remote-office approach
  • The chance to work on different international projects where there will be time to work on details, which make our software stand out
  • Working with top-of-the-line technology, building software for Class A simulators with an experienced team
  • You can choose your own working hours between 07:00 and 19:00
  • 25 annual holidays based on a hour contract
  • The possibility of arranging partially remote work
  • Competitive salary based on experience and benefits
About us

VSTEP| Enable learning by simulation. VSTEP is a leading developer of ship simulators and virtual training software company based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. With over 50 dedicated professionals located in the port of Rotterdam, we strive to train people for a safer world. We enable marine and safety professionals to learn and train by simulation in an efficient, cost-effective, and sustainable way to work towards a safer world. With 20+ years of experience and a strong client base all over the world, VSTEP wants to enable learning by simulation on a large scale. We do this by offering a strong NAUTIS product portfolio covering the full learning and training cycle of a maritime professional, and Response Simulator, our virtual training tool for emergency responders.