For the Competence Center based in Ostrava and operating worldwide we are currently looking for candidates for the following position:

Project Manager

Job description:

  • Responsible for development projects.
  • Main customer interface concerning project management, technical concept and requirements clarification.
  • Responsible for project task planning, timing, budget monitoring, cost tracking and escalation.
  • Transfer the project to serial production and production location support.
  • Lead of an interdisciplinary team including mechanical and electrical design, system engineering as well as industrial engineering.
  • Drive a team to meet the project targets.
  • Responsible for information flow.
  • Responsible for Change Management.
  • Reporting to the Management.


  • Degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.
  • Fluent English.
  • Work experience as Project Manager or a team member with technical / manufacturing responsibilities in Automotive.
  • Knowledge of Project Management Cycle from acquisition to serial production (PLC).
  • Business skills and financial knowledge.
  • Experience in Quality.
  • Knowledge of MS Office, MS Project.
  • Good organization and communication skills.
  • Strong ability to guide a team, leadership experience.

We offer:

  • Background and know - how of strong international company.
  • Access to the latest technologies.
  • Opportunity to grow and develop your career.
  • Appropriate compensation and wide range of employee benefits (eg. yearly target bonus, 5 weeks of vacation, mobility contribution, flexible working hours, home office, company canteen - lunch contribution, etc.)

If you are interested in the position, please send us your CV with a cover letter in Czech and English.

Who are we?

The Competence Center for sensors and actuators (BU S&A) was founded in 2008 in Frenštát pod Radhoštěm. Since April 2014 it has moved to its new premises in Ostrava. It is now one of the largest development locations of Continental AG operating worldwide. Our major customers include leading manufacturers of cars and trucks, such as Daimler, GM, Audi, Scania, MAN, Cummins, and others.

Due to continual expansion of our research and development activities, particulary sensors, we are looking for experienced as well as young professionals with technical skills and qualification who wish to enhance their expertise and would enjoy working in R&D. There are many job opportunities at our the Competence Center for project managers, development and systems engineers, mechanical engineers, process engineers, quality engineers, HW and SW developers, test engineers, and laboratory technicians.


Continental Automotive Czech Republic s.r.o.
Veronika Tkáčová
Na Rovince 879
720 00  Ostrava-Hrabová
Česká republika
Phone: 800 100 618

Information about the development center