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Associate Project Manager – Digital Rail Innovation

Job Description

Rail systems must do one thing above all: run. With modern maintenance solutions – from diagnostics to data-based action recommendations, from quick delivery of replacement parts to strategically planned modernization – we ensure your systems' highest reliability and availability: 100% Railability.

For us, good service means that we are there for our partners and customers when they need us – and even beyond. That is because we define ourselves by what we do. Every day, every hour, every minute. We help our customers move the world.

The Siemens Mobility Customer Service business seeks to hire an Associate Project Manager with a consistent track record of working on sophisticated projects involving rail, aerospace, or other heavy industrial assets. This role is responsible for supporting the execution of digitalization and information technology projects.

What you will be doing:
  • Leading the IT workstream of Passenger information systems during all phases of the initiative, including planning, design, implementation, system tests, integration, and customer acceptance.
  • Leading discussions/negotiations with customers for scope clarification and changes in scope, cost, and schedule.
  • Supporting the technical architect team in design review activities for the conceptual, preliminary, and final design.
  • Supporting the Delivery head-on project status updates for the overall program
  • Proactively handle changes in project scope, identify potential problems, devise contingency plans.
  • Drive project schedule for design, project milestones (utilizing our milestone methodology), information technology delivery, and acceptance.
  • Lead strategic project activities for technology implementation and train acceptance.
  • Effectively communicate and manage project expectations to team members and partners in a timely and transparent fashion.
  • Develop and deliver monthly project reports, customer progress reports, customer change proposals, and presentations to management and internal/external stakeholders.
  • Support the Quality Assurance team in testing, crafting use cases.
What you bring to the table:
  • A Bachelors Degree In Computer Science, Engineering or Business
  • Five years of successful Project Management experience in sophisticated projects in technology projects in a rail environment, or heavy industrial manufacturing
  • Excellent technical, oral, and written communication skills
  • Technical experience with complex products/projects and system integration
  • Proven presentation skills.
  • Primavera/MS Office suite tools proficient
  • Proven skills in improving the passenger experience
  • Ability to travel to customer sites in support of the project
We would be impressed if you had:
  • Project Management experience with rail technology initiatives
  • Five years of experience in the manufacturing of rail vehicles or heavy machinery
  • Technical experience with rail vehicle project management, engineering, information technology
  • Project management certification via PMI PMP certification is a plus.
  • Understanding and experience of Agile implementations is a plus.
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 - starting Day 1!

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

Financial & Retirement: 401K match Plan, Performance Bonus for Key Roles, Merit Increases, Relocation

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

Balance: Flexible Work Hours, Remote Work Opportunities, Diversity & Inclusion Program

We seek to hire top talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar. We offer a phenomenal place to have a career in an innovative environment. If you're interested in becoming our Associate Project Manager, we'll provide you with the support and career advancement to make it happen!

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Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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