AI Project Manager

  • Leuven, Belgium

AI Project Manager

Job description

Project Management holds no secrets for you? Great! Perhaps you're also pragmatic and love to learn? An Agile fanatic that likes to keep a good balance between client communication, project setup and structure? Nice to meet you! We research, design and develop robust AI solutions for a range of sectors. Our dedicated in-house team of AI-specialists uses a pragmatic best-tool-for-the-job approach to optimise the business processes and decision making of our clients.


To reinforce our team we are looking for an AI Project Manager, in this role you create real impact on dataroots and our clients.


What will you do? 

As an AI Project Manager you will coordinate our different AI projects from initiation to completion (in-time and on-budget) with an Agile approach. You are in charge of setting up, structuring, planning and managing our AI projects. You lead and support the project team and work closely with our data and machine learning specialists.


You communicate proactively on project progress and outcome externally to our clients and internally to our dataroots colleagues. You establish and maintain good relationships with our internal dataroots colleagues, delivery teams and external stakeholders. When confronted with issues you keep your calm and escalate when necessary. You maintain project documentation, presentations and ‘meeting minutes’ during the project. You make sure that the project team can operate in a structured way.

Job requirements

We are looking for someone with a dataroots cultural fit! That means you have the same roots as us (Revolutionary, Ownership, Open, Trustworthy, Simply Striking).

  • You combine at least 5 years of relevant project management experience with demonstrated affinity in IT and preferably AI
  • You are an expert in working in an Agile way
  • You are driven and take ownership in your work with a pragmatic approach
  • You are a real inspiration when it comes down to agile project management
  • You have a consistent way of working and an eye for detail
  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You are fluent in English and have an excellent knowledge of Dutch or French


The Offer

Ready to roll into your next adventure? Let’s meet! At Dataroots we combine 100% focus with fresh and fun ideas. Our offices (Leuven and Brussels) are the ideal workplace for people with a knack for innovation. On a regular basis you will also operate from the office of our clients.  Our languages? Python, Scala, R and Go. What we speak when we're not coding? English, because with colleagues from Brazil or Serbia you'll enter an inspiring and internationally focussed team.


  • An attractive salary package with extralegal benefits such as a company car, fuel card, hospitalisation insurance, group insurance, a high-end laptop and smartphone
  • A personal & team training budget to further your professional career
  • Trainings and seminars with your team and external experts to further sharpen your technical knife
  • A game of Quake Arena or a team BBQ … We let of steam during our fries & beers and monthly day@dataroots events #workhardplayhard
  • Your own innovation budget to work on cool, education, challenging and/or opensource projects within your guild.


Ready for a new chapter as an AI Project Manager at dataroots? Apply now!