Established in 1872, Pirelli is among the world’s leading tyre producers. It is the only pure consumer tyre company that includes car, motorbike, and bicycle tyres as well as associated services.
Pirelli has a distinct positioning in high value tyres, characterised by an advanced technology with more than 2,700 homologations obtained, thanks to partnerships with the most prestigious car manufacturers in the world.
In order to achieve the highest levels of performance, safety and containment of environmental impact, Pirelli has always been strongly committed to research and development, in which it invested 6.
1% of revenue from high-value products in 2019.
Involved in motorsport since 1907, Pirelli has been the exclusive official tyre partner of the Formula 1™ World Championship since 2011 and has just renewed the agreement until 2023
Position Overview IIoT Project Manager
The candidate will join the IT Manufacturing team and will be involved in projects belonging to a Digital Transformation Program with an active role designing, implementing and deploying the new IIoT platform along the overall factories footprint
Manage the IIoT Platform project with top-down oversight throughout entire execution to ensure success as defined by adherence to standards of scope, budget, and timeline
Provide technical experience by joining the team who’s designing the IIoT Platform and lead the implementation
Be the Key Account in the IT department for the IIoT Platform project, communicating proactively with all involved personnel to provide encouragement, identify problems and create solutions
Review proposed modifications on project plans, including meeting with interested parties to approve and implement beneficial changes
Anticipate details of future projects by communicating directly with internal customers and staying informed of relevant trends and industry news
key player in the deployment of the IIoT roadmap, the end-to-end architecture and are capable of working through technical challenges by employing pragmatic solutions.
Active collaboration with various other departments (IT, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, R&D etc.) to bring smart solutions into production.
Experience of working in multinational companies or consultancy
4+ years of experience of IIoT platform implementation in a highly technical and analytical role
Competencies & Skills
Proven capability to lead a team of IIoT consultants
Proven capability to design, lead the implementation of IIoT solutions
Strong understanding of application, server and network security
Good understanding of the IIoT edge entities and protocols (PLC, Profibus, Profinet, OPC, SCADA, MQTT)
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Excellent problem-solving skills
Machine learning and AI experience
Proficiency with the main cloud computing services providers
Knowledge in main wired and wireless communication protocols (RFID, NFC, Bluetooth, Zigbee, ...)
Knowledge of main protocols over IP (HTTP, MQTT, CoAp, XMPP, etc.,.)
Knowledge of security aspects http and SSL / TLS
Knowledge of microcontrollers programming (Raspberry PI, Arduino .)
Willingness to travel to Pirelli’s plants (15%-20% of the time)
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or related field
Fluency in English is required.