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R&D Head (w/m/d) Engineering Software

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

Our Siemens Motion Control Group (DI MC) is one of the world's leading suppliers of products, systems, solutions and services in mechanical and plant engineering. With its worldwide plants, R&D and service locations, MC is close to its customers and at home in a wide range of industries.
At the Erlangen site, we develop our unique engineering software for the commissioning of our SINAMICS, SIMOTICS and SIMOGEAR drive systems. They are the backbone of the automation, machine tool and packaging industries. Our drive technology helps companies maximize their performance sustainably and efficiently and reduce their environmental impact.
When developing engineering software, we focus on the customer and user of our drive systems - usability and simple, intuitive operation in complex contexts are therefore defining features.

Do you have a distinctive feel for current and future customer concerns? Do you prefer to work in a "designer role" rather than an "administrator role"? Then we look forward to receiving your application!

Your mission with us.

This exciting role in the management of software development for our engineering system combines two worlds:
  • You are responsible for both the implementation of our newly developed drive products in the engineering software and the further development of the engineering world along technological trends
  • You will transfer your enthusiasm and inspiration for various topics with your global software development team into the drive technology of tomorrow. Thereby the topics usability characterized by the daily increasing digitalization, security in terms of data and know how and integrity, as well as cloud based solutions in the focus of your activity
  • You will change the engineering of the drive technology of Siemens Digital Industry
Your profile for "Making drive engineering of the future possible". 
  • You have completed a technical degree in information technology or electrical engineering
  • In addition, you have many years of professional experience in the software development environment with lean agile development teams and processes
  • You have experience in leading global development teams, in transforming organizations and processes and have already taken over budget responsibility
  • Personally, you convince us with your strategic skills, your will to shape the future and your ability to create an innovative work environment
  • Due to the complexity of the task, it requires an agile and structured approach
  • You bring topics to the point, derive concrete action derivations and thus shape the engineering of the Siemens Digital industry of tomorrow
We want you to want: Apply!

Different ways of thinking generate new ideas. That's why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. At Siemens, we
believe that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our company. We strongly encourage
applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexible working conditions to enable agile working and Innovation.

In addition to exciting work opportunities, we offer a wide range of benefits and place special emphasis on a healthy work-life balance. Continuous learning and development of our employees is important to us - we believe this is key to our success.

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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