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Procurement Engineer (m/f/d)

Job Description

Siemens Smart Infrastructure connects buildings and cities to make them smarter and more energy efficient! We help our customers to thrive, communities to progress and support balanced development to protect our planet for the next generation. Working with our global customers and partners, we help to build intelligent solutions and magnificent places in the full range of buildings where we live, work and relax.

Siemens SI has its global headquarters in Switzerland. Region Europe, with around 7’400 colleagues, is responsible for the solution and service business and is market leader in Europe.

Together, we build technologies that take society further. Change the future with us!

What role will you play?

  • Be actively involved in the product development/manufacturing process as well as
  • implement cost reduction measures (design to cost, target costing, standardization, key
  • data, etc.) to achieve the target costs for materials and reduce the overall material costs
  • by fulfilling the necessary functions. Closely align with R&D community in the BU and
  • Procurement (Commodity Managers, Buyers);
  • Include suppliers and contribute to cost-benefit analysis workshops, innovation workshops
  • and concept competitions with key suppliers in order to concentrate on the key functions of
  • the components/projects;
  • Conduct and provide market information/analyses on international technology and price
  • trends in order to obtain new suppliers and new technologies in the supply chain;
  • Introduce and follow up given cross-functional Procurement strategies to ensure the
  • linkage of commodity strategies and technological market trends;
  • Support activities planned by the lines of business in order to harmonize and implement
  • the technological line-of-business strategies with procurement strategies.
  • Prepare sourcing decisions with interface partners in order to incorporate technological
  • know-how and safeguard security strategies.
  • Be involved in and provide corresponding support for projects in lines of business in order
  • to provide optimum input for quotes, workshops, scope of material (BoM assessment) and
  • realization of potential for savings in the project.
  • Assess and develop suppliers from the technological standpoint (if necessary, jointly with
  • interface partners) in order to concentrate on the best suppliers.
  • Participate in workgroups and work in projects in order to stay informed and keep and
  • others informed, and exert influence at an early stage.

We are looking for:

  • Degree in Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering or similar areas;
  • At least 3 years' professional experience in a similar position;
  • Previous experience working in factories;
  • Fluent English (written and spoken);
  • Good knowledge of MS Office (mainly Excel) and SAP is a plus;
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills;
  • Project management skills;
  • Customer orientation.

What we offer:

A flexible home office and schedule policy, virtual budget to improve your home office setup, health insurance, a Pension Plan and a Siemens Share Program time and financial support to your studies, medical center in the facilities, sport groups, 2 days for volunteering initiatives and a cool and relaxed environment.

You will love to have a flexible home office and schedule policy, virtual budget to improve your home office setup, health insurance, time and financial support to your studies, medical center in the facilities, sport groups, volunteering initiatives and a cool and relaxed environment.

Access to e-learning platforms (Learnlight, Bookboon, Linkedin Learning and more), discounts with partners.

#Siemens

We recognize that building a diverse workforce is crucial to the success of our business. Therefore, Siemens provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual preference, or non-disqualifying physical or mental handicap or disability.

We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss workplace adjustments with all our applicants to develop agile working and innovation.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens S.A.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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