Senior Project Manager (f/m/d) Process Automation Industry

Job Description

Title: Senior Project Manager (f/m/d) Process Automation Industry

Location: Karlsruhe, Germany

Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-time

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

We develop networks that supply our cities with light and heat intelligently and we know our way around automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. For these and many other future projects, we need smart thinkers who bring skills, creativity, and dedication to the table. People like you! Experienced researchers who boldly broaden horizons, true specialists, and clever minds who like to get to the bottom of things. In short, help us tackle the most exciting challenges and put into practice what really matters. We’ll give you the opportunity to really make a difference. So what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us. 

What part will you play?

  • As senior Project Manager Solutions, you design develop and manage customer projects according to defined project management standards and customer requirements with end-to-end responsibility
  • In doing so, you will support our customers in the field of process automation to create and apply technology to monitor and control production processes
  • You actively support during the proposal phase of customer projects, identify claims and estimate related expenditures.
  • Additionally, you will advise and support Lead Engineers during technical discussions and actively develop and utilize all sources of information, know-how and experience for a project specific and entrepreneurial use
  • You identify and evaluate continuously all opportunities for the project enhancement as well as all evident risks, including suggesting appropriate counter measures, and develop additional business opportunities within the actual project
  • The control of work results provided by sub suppliers /partners and the escalation of deficiencies in quality and cooperation are also part of your purview
  • You present solutions & Siemens’s capabilities to customers and support internal bid approval procedure.
  • You are accountable for the project results based on the strategic priorities and set goals (e.g., budget, quality, schedule, EHS), as you manage the project through the entire project life cycle.
  • Leading and managing all assigned project staff including Global Engineering Centers (GECs) colleagues as well as coaching junior team members is part of your task area
  • Stakeholders’ management and the utilization of resources is also in your responsibility

What you need to make real what matters.

  • You have minimum a bachelor’s degree in IT, Electrical Engineering/Process Automation/Mechanical or equivalent qualifications.
  • You bring with several years of experience in Project Management from the process automatization industry with full responsibility for project results in cross-organizational projects ideally with team leadership experience
  • You are experienced in PCS 7 / neo distributed Control Systems, or in managing IT projects.
  • Ideally you hold a PM certification, PM@Siemens and you are used to work in an agile environment
  • You have an advanced understanding of, amongst others, contract- and requirement management, negotiation, and project planning & -control as well as commercial project controlling
  • You have knowledge in change order and claim management processes
  • You can provide international exposure and work experience
  • Local and international mobility both for short-term and long-term assignments is mandatory
  • Excellent communication skills combined with very good level in both English and German

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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