Program Leader Product Lines (m/f/d) Loader Cranes | Marine & Wind Cranes


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our Köstendorf team we are looking for a Program Leader Product Lines (m/w/d) Loader Cranes | Marine & Wind Cranes.


  • In this role, you are a member of the product line management team and are therefore largely responsible for the global success of the product line
  • As a program leader, you are primarily responsible for achieving the agreed project goals (quality, cost and deadlines).
  • To do this, you agree on global processes for cross-product line development projects in close cooperation with the CoE (Center of Excellence).
  • In addition, you will conduct regular project reviews to ensure successful project implementation.
  • The active management of product development and project risks in accordance with the Palfinger risk management process forms the core of the entire product life cycle for you.
  • Finally, you plan, manage and control the product line development budget efficiently and comprehensively


  • Completed technical university degree (MA / BA) in industrial engineering or a comparable course of study
  • At least 5 years of experience in leading product development projects in an international environment
  • Experience in agile processes such as SAFe, Scrum and Kanban in theory and practice
  • Several years of experience in project and program management
  • High customer and goal orientation, flexibility, enthusiasm and resilience
  • Very good language skills in German and English
  • Willingness to travel internationally


  • Performance-related compensation and attractive incentive schemes
  • The opportunity to work in an international business environment
  • Good life-balance thanks to flexible working hours
  • Personal development opportunities and career opportunities
  • Training opportunity

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 43.281,70. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification.


We are looking forward to your informative application!


Doris Weiß

HR Business Partner
Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 | 5203 Köstendorf | Austria


Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 , 5203 Köstendorf
Palfinger Köstendorf

Job Benefits

  • Learning Opportunities
  • Company Doctor
  • Food Allowances
  • Company mobile phone (function related)
  • Fitness Programs
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Health Measures
  • Good transport connection
  • Homeoffice (function related)
  • Canteen
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking facilities
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket