Senior Procurement Engineer

Job Description


Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Senior Procurement Engineering Professional

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Procurement Engineering Professional, you will be responsible for:

  • You will operate as procurement lead on cross functional teams (R&D, QA, Supply Chain Manufacturing, New Product Development) with the responsibility to deliver a strategically aligned supply chain
  • You will drive and manage key procurement projects such as supplier transfers and DtC productivity projects
  • You will lead supplier involvement activities on key development projects
  • You will drive design to cost, DFMA (Design for Manufacturing and Assembly) activities with suppliers and design teams
  • You will work with Commodity Management to identify and implement supplier changes to reduce risk and costs, improve performance and optimize parts
  • You will execute request for quotations, supplier selection, and material tracking process to support the pre-production builds for new product development projects

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

  • You have strong collaboration, persuasion/influencing, and project management skills, and the ability to drive supplier change projects on a cross-functional basis
  • You understand various supplier manufacturing technology and processes, supplier controls and industry standards.
  • You have specialist knowledge and work experience of particular related commodities (electronics, metal fabrication/machining, plastic molding, etc)
  • You have proven negotiation and influencing skills with suppliers, with demonstrative results in securing competitive pricing and overall terms and conditions
  • You demonstrated experience establishing strong business relationships with suppliers and influencing decisions
  • You have prior experience working in a new product development environment
  • You have excellent oral communications and business writing skills
  • You have the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and quality related documents and discuss them with suppliers
  • You are driven, self-directing, goal oriented and able to prioritize workload in an agile environment
  • You have typically 5-10 years of experience in medical device, automotive, aerospace, or related field, optimally within a Manufacturing, Engineering or Procurement Engineering role

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in medical device, automotive, aerospace, or related field, optimally within a Manufacturing, Engineering or Procurement Engineering role
  • Primary degree in Engineering or related Science discipline; Consideration may also be given to individuals with a Business, Procurement or Supply Chain degree with demonstrable extensive relevant Technical experience.
  • Advanced degree is an advantage
  • Willing to travel up to 20%

Siemens Healthineers has recently announced the next steps in our continued commitment to prioritize colleague health, comply with customer/business partner requirements, and help preserve our business continuity.  Going forward, please be aware that Siemens Healthineers requires full COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires by their start date.

(Note: Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons)

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at

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


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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