Senior Project Manager (F/M)

South Africa, Waterfall City

Dassault Systèmes, “The 3DEXPERIENCE® Company”, provides to businesses and to individuals virtual universes necessary for the design of sustainable innovations. Its market-leading solutions transform the design, manufacturing and maintenance of their products for its customers. Dassault Systèmes' collaborative solutions promote social innovation and offer new possibilities for improving the real world through virtual worlds. With offices in more than 140 countries, the Group brings value to more than 200,000 businesses of all sizes in all industries. For more information:


“Value Engagement” is a framework dedicated to Sales, Pre-Sales and Services created by Dassault Systèmes. It is based on a consulting approach with the aim of discovering, maximizing, managing and securing the potential value that our solutions can bring to customers.


In a growth context in South Africa, DASSAULT SYSTEMES (DS) is looking for a Senior Project Manager with international experience and perfect understanding of South African culture to lead major transformation projects that will involve the implementation of DASSULT SYSTEMES Product Portfolio.


Type of contract: Permanent

Location: Johannesburg South Africa



Your Missions


• Coordinate activities and resources to ensure committed margins and planning criteria

• Manage and lead the project team according to PMI standard

• Monitor purchases and expenses

• Prepare/update the business forecast and ensure consistency with the information system

• Communicate new opportunities identified during project execution

• Capitalize on project deliverables to ensure that best practices are reusable

• Produce and synthesize acquired knowledge and experiences during the project closure phase

• Ensure pre-sales support, such as project needs assessment, planning, staffing requirements and risk management






Your qualifications


• You have several years of experience managing complex IT projects more than 700 MD

• You have managed transformation projects in Fixed Price engagement

• You have preferably experience with Public sector and if possible Rail industry.  

• You are certified PMP or equivalent

• Demonstrating strong leadership, you stand out thanks to your unifying spirit and your qualities in terms of listening and communication

• You have a strong international experience and succeed to manage teams coming from different culture background (Europe, Asia..)

• You have a fluent level of English, both spoken and written, to enable you to operate in an international environment

• You are familiar with the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE Platform



Joining us is also


Be part of a scientific company at the heart of technological innovation, driven by strong growth for more than 40 years.


Main advantages and benefits:


· Multicultural environment

· Commitment to diversity and inclusion

· Dynamic career development policy: training plan, internal mobility, etc.




Diversity statement

As a game-changer in sustainable technology and innovation, Dassault Systèmes is striving to build more inclusive and diverse teams across the globe. We believe that our people are our number one asset and we want all employees to feel empowered to bring their whole selves to work every day. It is our goal that our people feel a sense of pride and a passion for belonging. As a company leading change, it’s our responsibility to foster opportunities for all people to participate in a harmonized Workforce of the Future.
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