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Project Manager/System Engineer

Job Description

Job Title / Role:               System Engineer / Project Manager Organization:                   Lead Country South Africa Location:                          South Africa - Isando

Mission/Function of the Role?


Designs, develops, and manages customer projects in the various industries, according to defined customer standards and industry norms. Manage projects within the PM @ Siemens, Project Management (PM) standards and customer requirements, and with responsibility for economic results. Leads in the tender development from pricing through to offer documents creation and control.

Roles and Responsibilities:


·       Consults with customers on technical solutions, together with Sales Manager or Key Account Manager.

·       Clarifies customers´ targets and requirements, and/or specification in request for proposal (RFP).

·       Prepares participation in tender and leads negotiation with customers both technically and commercially

·       Coordinates overall planning of the project and decides on allocation of resources.

·       Clarifies specification and continuously liaise with accountable Project Manager Internal.

·       Monitors milestone and adherence to budgets, and initiates actions to minimize non-conformance cost.

·       Maintains constant communication to customers, outside contractors or other stakeholders.

·       May coordinate agreed commissioning measures onsite, together with Site Engineering Management.

·       May Lead in the Hardware design and component integration.

·       Involved with onsite commissioning.

·       Ensure unified design between Hardware, drawings, and the Software coding.


Qualifications and Experience?


·     Qualification – National Diploma or BTech in Electrical Engineering /or Equivalent

·     Industry-recognised Project Management accreditation (SACPCMP Certification) (Preferred)

·     Minimum 2 - 4 years’ experience in the design management, construction and operation of Electrical, control and instrumentation systems in an industrial environment. (Green and Brownfield Projects)

·      Proven track-record in the delivery of complex systems and solutions including Engineering and construction work.

·      Familiarity with NEC 3, Fidic and JBCC Contract Management

·       Cross-border experience in Africa is advantageous

·       Familiarity with AutoCad and E-plan advantageous

Reporting Manager

The candidate will be reporting to the Solution Engineering Manager

Our culture:

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge convention. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas, and celebrate success.

The company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets under the Employment Equity Act will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an equal opportunity employer we encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply.

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Proprietary Limited

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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