Xpedition Enterprise Management Strategist

Job Description

Company: Siemens EDA

Job Title: Xpedition Enterprise Management Strategist

Job Reference #:  300570

Job Location: Wilsonville, OR

Siemens EDA is a global technology powerhouse.  With some of the best known brands in the world, Siemens has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, and reliability for more than 165 years. We are looking for a dynamic leader who can contribute on our journey to develop our Electronic Board Systems (EBS) WIP Data Management portfolio. If you are interested in leading a talented team that works with the best companies around the globe, we’d be excited to know more about you. 

Position Overview
Siemens EDA is looking for a passionate and experienced Product Manager to lead the expansion of the WIP Data Management offering for Electronic Board Systems, to complement the existing market leading desktop solutions. The focus is on defining and delivering the best in class WIP library and data management solutions that spans from the component manufacture to manufacturing, leveraging the investments made in our industry leading Xpedition desktop products. You will be expected to be part of a strong organization in a fast-paced environment where agile development is embraced, and innovation is encouraged. At Siemens, everyone has the opportunity to positively impact thousands of customers and you will be called on to identify, realize, and drive these opportunities. Siemens is a high growth organization working on products and software that is changing the world. Be part of this fantastic new opportunity and inspiring culture of relentless innovation towards Ingenuity for Life.

EBS WIP Data Management Product Management

As products become more complex, especially those with electronic content, ensuring that part content is correct is increasing challenging. Siemens EDA has a world class product in Xpedition EDM and we are now looking for seasoned product manager to continue leading the product forward.

The Xpedition EDM platform is core to the Xpedition PCB tools in providing WIP library and data management solutions to our enterprise customers. In these very complex environments, solutions to manage the WIP data and process are critical.

Siemens is expanding its existing EDM offerings and adapting our existing solutions to take advantage of existing Siemens technology. This position will be part of our Xpedition EDM team. From a Product Management perspective and will be focused on product definition and prioritization for multiple product components of Xpedition EDM.


  • Definition and direction of a product or product family throughout all stages of the product life cycle (concept through end-of-life.)
  • Work across segment lines to define and represent Siemens EDA / EBS within the Siemens DISW.
  • Represent Siemens DISW Xpedition EDM strategy with customers and Siemens executives. Work with product marketing and sales on the product launch and go to market strategy to ensure that our Xpedition EDM offerings are successful in the marketplace upon release. Continue to work with development, sales and product marketing to manage products through their life cycle to ensure they meet established goals for revenue and customer satisfaction.
  • Deliver market leading products with fast performance and a compelling user experience, based on a modern architecture that incorporates the latest technology and innovations, enabling a consistent, model based solution across the electronics domain.
  • Drive the definition of user stories, based on input from all relevant stakeholders, to maximize return on investment of divisional assets in creating customer compelling products that meet the industry need.
  • Collaborate with development to refine the product backlog, create clear and well understood user stories and follow the development processes to the acceptance of those stories.
  • Collaborate with other Siemens stakeholders (Industries, Sales, Services, Technology Office, other Product teams, Marketing, etc.) to solicit feedback, balance competing priorities and deliver on stakeholder business requirements
  • Continually be up to speed on competitive and ongoing market dynamics and formulate impacts if any to EBS Xpedition EDM strategy and execution
  • Develop relationships with customers across multiple industries and regions in focused topic areas as required for joint executive forums and other project deployment topics, as well as assist sales in developing future concrete pipeline/revenue opportunities
  • Iterate with multiple development teams and Directors on trade-offs and priorities on a frequent basis to assist management decision making in-line with product and business strategy and priorities
  • Facilitate and promote innovation across the organization. Have a clear sight to commercialization of these innovation ideas
  • Partner with EBS senior management in recommending pricing and packaging strategies that align across the business unit to maximize divisional revenue and align with Siemens overall model.
  • Identify technology partners both from an acquisition and partnership viewpoint. Work with divisional M&A to develop proposals aligned with divisional objectives. Support business case development to justify M&A or partnering. Define integration path for any technology partner, aligning partner with divisional technology roadmap.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Must have minimum 10+ years of Enterprise Software and technology experience
  • Must have strong background in both business and technical roles
  • Must have at least 5 years in a leading portfolio or product management role
  • Bachelors in Engineering, Computer Science or other technical discipline required, Graduate level a plus
  • Must be familiar with Enterprise Agile and Scrum development practices
  • Experience working across multiple organization with diverse business needs to arrive at a common solution.

Where permitted by applicable law, Siemens may require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based on job requirements, and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons.



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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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