Comet Plasma Control Technologies is a leading expert in RF power delivery and a global innovation partner of RF related businesses. Our customers are primarily manufacturers in the semiconductor and adjacent industries.

Technical Project Manager

Job Description and Main Tasks
  • Under the supervision and direction of Director-Engineering Project Management, coordinate the development of Software/Firmware, Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA), new technologies and product end-of-life (EOL) R&D projects.
  • Drive various projects through product development tollgate process and ensure processes are followed.
  • Track and manage the project costs, milestones, and other key metrics for the various engineering projects.
  • Review and manage project scope, goals, resources, and deliverables.
  • Prepare team for internal and external design reviews to minimize technical and commercial risks.
  • Execute change management; document scope requirements and associated risks, track and revise project timeline, forecast project cost and communicate through the appropriate channels.
  • Provide regular status updates and be the contact person/interface to all involved departments & parties.
  • Drive engineering and operations teams to keep projects on time and on target.
  • Use various tools like JIRA, Confluence, MS Project, SAP, Visio, MS PPT to define and manage deliverables.

Education & Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in computer engineering, computer science or related IT field 
  • Five (5) years post-baccalaureate, progressive experience as a software engineer or technical project manager in engineering in firmware or software environment.

Special Requirements and Experience in:
  • Product engineering
  • Product design
  • Software development life cycle (SDLC) process
  • Engineering change requests (ECR)
  • RCA (Root cause Analysis)
  • Agile methodologies
  • Integration of hardware and software components
  • C, C++; Java, SQL, and HTML
  • SAP, Tableau and Business Objects (BOXI)
  • Software OS including Windows
  • Financial Modeling and Forecasting utilizing Oracle Crystal Ball; and technologies including TFS, JIRA or Confluence.

To apply, email resume to

Data protection and confidentiality
We take data protection seriously. “COMET AG” and software partner umantis AG have taken the necessary organizational and technical measures to ensure the confidentiality of your application. All HR personnel and umantis employees have a duty to maintain confidentiality with respect to personal data as part of their employment contract. Automatic 128-bit encryption ensures that your data is transmitted securely. The processing of your data complies with general data security standards based on the latest technology.