We are CARIAD, an automotive software company and part of the Volkswagen Group. Our mission is to make the automotive experience safer, more sustainable, more comfortable, more digital, and more fun.
Soon, we'll be a team of more than 5,000 software developers and engineers, building the leading tech stack for the automotive industry and creating a unified software platform for over 10 million new vehicles per year.
We’re looking for talented, digital minds like you to help us create code that moves the world. Together with you, we’ll build outstanding digital experiences and products for all Volkswagen Group brands that will transform mobility.
Join us as we shape the future of the car and everyone around it.
Our department Product and Portfolio Management is responsible for managing all of CARIAD's products over their lifetime.
The division Partner Management is responsible for CARIAD’s partner strategy focusing on two big pillars, the ADAS / AD platform and in-cabin experience.
The team acts as entrepreneurs and business owners to secure state of the art customer functions, competitiveness and profitability.
As a newly founded team, we are looking for a high-performing, innovative, results-oriented and customer-obsessed, Principal Partner Manager, to identify and establish relationships with strategic partners in order to bring new experiences to market that will delight customers.
Our growth requires leaders who move fast, have an entrepreneurial spirit to create new products, unrelenting tenacity to get things done, and are capable of breaking down and solving complex problems.
In this role, you will work closely with leadership, product development, and solutions architects to develop our partnering strategy, implement mechanisms to scale our outbound business development activities, and help close deals.
The ideal candidate will have experience in market development of automotive products, and is a self-starter willing to operate in a multifaceted way.
This is a unique opportunity to develop and execute on a global strategy to help us build the next generation of in-cabin experiences.
Preferably, we are looking for team members in Ingolstadt / Munich (Germany) or San Jose (USA).
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CARIAD SE is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.
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