Associate Project Manager

Job Description

Hi, We’re Siemens Mobility Rolling Stock! We’re a leading global provider of short-distance, regional and long-distance rolling stock, as well as product and system solutions for passenger and freight transport. We ensure that passengers are transported in a safe and comfortable environment while also meeting economic and environmental requirements. Our products are future-oriented and enable cost-effective operations while reducing environmental impact and conserving resources. We are adding a Associate Project Manager with a proven track record of working on complex projects in a manufacturing setting. In this role, you will  support the execution of locomotive project. You will collaborate with a diverse team at a large manufacturing campus in beautiful and affordable Sacramento, California where project management, engineering, procurement, and manufacturing are co-located. 

What you will need to be successful:

Comprehensive support of the project manager during all project phases including proposals, planning, design, procurement, manufacturing, commissioning, and customer acceptance.

 Lead design review activities for conceptual, preliminary and final design.

 Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential problems, devise contingency plans.

 Drive project schedule for design, project milestones (utilizing Siemens’ milestone methodology), vehicle delivery and acceptance. 

 Lead strategic project activities for engineering and procurement, as well as actions for manufacturing startup.

 Effectively communicate and manage project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.

 Develop and deliver monthly project reports, customer progress reports, customer change proposals, and presentations to management and internal / external stakeholders.

What you will need to be successful:

 Bachelor's degree

 3 years of successful Project Management experience in complex projects in Rail Vehicle Manufacturing, Heavy Industrial Manufacturing or similar industries

Excellent technical, oral and written communication skills; must be able to demonstrate presentation skills.

We would be impressed if you had

 Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or other engineering degree relevant to rail, locomotive and rail car manufacturing. 

 5 years of experience related to the manufacturing of rail vehicles or heavy machinery preferred.

 Technical experience with rail vehicle project management, engineering, manufacturing preferred.

 Project management certification via PMI PMP certification is a plus.

 Technical experience with complex products/projects and system integration also considered.

Why Siemens Mobility?

We are # 9 On Forbes Great Places to Work List

Health and Wellness: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, HSA, Commuter Benefits

Vacation & Time Off: Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Personal / Sick Days, Maternity/Paternity Leave

 Financial & Retirement: Savings Plan, Performance Bonus for Key Roles, Merit Increases, Relocation 

Professional Development: Tuition Reimbursement, Promote from Within, Mentor Program, Access to Online Courses, Lunch & Learns

Office Life: Flexible Work Hours,  Diversity & Inclusion Program, 



Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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