Continuous Improvement Engineer

  • Leiria
  • Glartek
Glartek, founded in 2017, is a fast-growing Augmented and Connected Worker Platform leader for the Manufacturing Industry and our mission is to increase the efficiency and safety of shopfloor processes. Our software solution combines the Augmented Reality, Artificial intelligence/Machine Learning and Internet of Things domains to bring visibility, optimization, and reassurance to industrial operations. We pride ourselves on being one of the premier innovators in our field. Glartek has offices in Lisbon and Leiria, Portugal. The company has large customers such as EDP, DS Smith, Daimler, and Veolia and raised over €1.5M in venture capital. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the growth of the company, reporting directly to the Operations Lead. As a Project Manager, you'll be based in our Leiria, Portugal office and will be a part of a dynamic team. This intense and demanding role will require you to be involved in all projects from concept to completion. As the ideal candidate, your goal is to be versatile, with high energy and focused on successful delivery. You will be involved in fast-paced product development and delivery and customer success. Last but not least, you will be empowered and accountable for a wide range of initiatives, allowing you to shape the future of Glartek and your own career path. At Glartek, we are committed to creating a supportive work environment that fosters innovation and professional growth. If you're looking for a challenging opportunity to make a significant impact, Glartek is the place for you. Tasks Plan and execute software projects from start to finish, ensuring that all goals are met within the specified timeline and budget Coordinate and communicate with cross-functional teams to ensure effective collaboration and efficient project delivery Manage resources, including assigning tasks, monitoring progress, and resolving any issues or conflicts that may arise Track project milestones and deliverables, ensuring that they are completed on time and meet quality standards Be passionate about the customer and be their voice inside the business Analyze customer insights, consumer trends and market dynamics Gather and analyze product feedback from all business functions Contribute to discover a product that is valuable, usable, and feasible Translate product strategy into detailed requirements / user stories and prototypes Review and approve the development of new features and the proposed development releases Organize, create and read proof the product documentation Prepare the launch of new product version Communicate the vision and value of new products to the sales team and develop sales tools that facilitate the selling process Perform product demos to customers Collect, analyze, respond and act on customer feedback Attend events to represent the company and promote the company’s products Requirements BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science, Industrial Engineering and Management, or related field preferred Proven experience as a project manager, delivery manager, or product manager PMP, PRINCE2, SCRUM or Product Management training is a plus Technology-savvy with curiosity for new technologies and the industrial / manufacturing fields Strong analytical, reasoning, and organizational skills Strong leadership, team management, and collaboration skills Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Attention to detail, creative thinker, and fast problem solver Fluent in English Available to travel: 10% to 20% of the time Benefits You will be working on a ground-breaking product, where you can use your creativity and knowledge to help solve challenging technical and social problems. You will benefit from: Relaxed culture and flat hierarchy Stock options Health, dental, and vision insurance (after 1 year) Meal allowance Annual bonus (up to 2 salaries) Referral program (€250 per referral hired after 6 months with us) Birthday leave 5 exclusive days per year for training (internal or paid courses) Get Together meetings every month with drinks Annual hackathon (with rewards) Regular team-building activities Home office setup Flexible holidays and working hours Remote work Free coffee in our offices No agencies. We do not accept CVs from 3rd parties. Leader in Augmented Reality solutions for the Industry. Our mission is to increase the efficiency and safety of industrial processes.