System Manager – Personal Protection & Load Bearing Systems

We’re now looking for:

System Manager

Personal Protection and Load Bearing Systems

Location: Lębork, Poland

Person will join our R&D department located at our Headquarter in Lębork, Poland.

As System Manager (SM) in NFM Group, you will work at the interface between the end-user, business, and technology within personal protection and load-bearing systems.

The SM is the users’ voice inside the company. Therefore, the SM shall continuously develop our understanding of the user experience and operational requirements by personally testing, engaging in field trials, talking to users, and getting firsthand feedback.

  • Development of personal protection and load-bearing systems as defined within a specific program
  • The SM combines a deep understanding of the user’s requirements with the capabilities and technologies of the company to establish a system that is achievable within the defined business goals.
  • The SM ensures the required information to develop the system within the program is provided to the related R&D departments; for complex programs involving external stakeholders (for example, system integrators, industrial partners), this information is provided in the form of a Statement of Work for R&D.
  • The SM ensures the R&D SoW is updated regarding evolutions/changes in the system and justified through references to field trials, laboratory testing, and MoM.
  • The SM is a vital member of the Strategic R&D Team and thereby collectively defines and proposes new solutions that meet current and future client/market needs.
  • Assist in assessing the potential application of NFM products to meet customer technical needs­.
  • The SM supports solutions- and product value presentations and demos to different customer audiences (decision-makers, technical officers, end-users) and participates in customer evaluations and lifecycle analyses.

The position will require extensive traveling.

We are looking for you who are genuinely passionate about personal equipment and protection systems.

  • Extensive operational experience at user level from military or police, or significant experience from product development in the outdoor industry (or other relevant industry)
  • Technical understanding and knowledge within personal protection equipment, load-bearing systems, or technical clothing
  • Creative and innovative
  • Pragmatic and solution-oriented when faced with problems
  • Strong communication skills
  • A key position in a fast-growing company with high ambitions for the future
  • A strong and user-oriented R&D environment focusing on innovation and the use of new technology
  • A good work environment with skilled and dedicated colleagues who want to make a difference
  • Flexible working hours
  • Good terms and conditions

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