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Imagine a universe of all high-tech engineering competencies under one roof. Imagine more than 650 engineers working as a united force on a unique state-of-the-art medical product. A product that changes people’s life to the better. Now, stop imagining and enter our world - the Demant universe.  

Become part of a great team!
We love highly complex tasks. We love to challenge the limits of what is possible. And we like being part of a complete product cycle. A product for mass production in a miniature scale. To perform best, we have the newest instruments and technologies at hand, including our own tool shop and test facilities. 

We can get from an idea to a prototype in no time!

Your impact
As our new Manager PDM, you will become part of our Project Excellence team, leading an engaged, diverse, and multidisciplinary team of Product Data Management specialists and other technical experts in the field of HW development. You will play a key role in enhancing team engagement and motivation via your example, inspirational leadership, and communication.

We work in a matrix organization, and you will be working on several projects with participants and stakeholders both within and outside the hardware organization. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Allocate resources for project activities
  • Budgeting and financial responsibility for the team
  • Identifying and reacting on development needs of your team
  • Conducting cycled line management activities like development discussions, competence reviews and salary regulations within own team
  • Overall accountable for delivery of the team’s technical area, including medical compliance
  • Steering periodical improvement projects within Product Data Management
  • Participate actively and regularly in initiatives improving strategies, processes, and ways of working in project team and the organization you are part of
  • Managing complex stakeholder environment around the team inclusive collaborating with the other HW development disciplines

The Job as Manager PDM offer you the opportunity for personal and professional growth, inclusive possibilities for further career advancement.

Your background
We expect that you come with a relevant educational background, M.Sc. (Civil), B.Sc. (Diploma) within Acoustical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, or equivalent fields.

We expect that you have several years of experience of PDM (Product Data Management) Systems and processes associated with HW and SW development.  Furthermore, you bring some years of experience leading teams in a multi-product R&D organization, and it will give you a head start if you have experience in agile ways of working and have worked with medical devices, consumer electronics, or in a regulated industry. 

We have a diverse working culture, and our corporate language is English, which is a pre-requisite, to explain complicated technical subjects to stakeholders on all levels and functions across the whole organization.

We believe in the good life
As a company, we trust and value your professionalism, experience, and dedication. Your new perspectives, insights and ideas are the cornerstones of our success, and we encourage you to think out of the box and structure your workflow with a high level of freedom.

We are a company that take pride in delivering solutions that allow people to live their lives to the max. We also recognize that to bring energy and inspiration to work, you need to re-energize and spend time with family, friends, and hobbies in a healthy work life balance. 
Want to join us?
Then send you application and CV as soon as possible and no later than June 18, 2023. Please notice that we only accept applications through our only recruitment system. 

For more information about the position please contact Senior Director Timo Jarva on

We look forward hearing from you.

Manager, Product Data Management in Device Hardware

Smørum, DK, 2765

About Oticon

About Oticon

500 million people worldwide suffer from hearing loss. The majority are over the age of 50 while eight percent are under the age of 18. Oticon's vision is to create a world where people are no longer limited by hearing loss. A world where hearing aids fit seamlessly into life and help people realise their full potential, while avoiding the health consequences of hearing loss. Oticon develops and manufactures hearing aids for both adults and children and supports every kind of hearing loss from mild to profound and we pride ourselves on developing some of the most innovative hearing aids in the market. 
Headquartered in Denmark, we are a global company and part of the Demant Group with more than 20,000 employees and revenues of around DKK 18 billion. 
Changing technology. Changing conventions. Changing lives. Oticon – Life-changing hearing technology.

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