Head of Technical Excellence

Job Description

Head of Technical Excellence 


Would you like to be a key player building our technology, develop the industry and evolve the value chain? 

Norway has committed to reducing their emissions by 55 percent within 2030. Siemens has taken social responsibility in Norway for over 120 years, and today our technology plays a key part in major Norwegian investments in energy efficiency, infrastructure for electric transport, distribution of energy and the use of renewable energy. Our technology is being used to get more energy efficient building- automation solutions, optimization of industrial processes, and managing the national and regional power grids. Siemens is a crucial partner for Norway to achieve its goals. Would you like to be a part of Norway’s solution? 

As Head of Technical Excellence, you will be driving our technical development based on market needs and efficiency gains for our project’s deliveries. You will be a part of our management team in Norway and responsible for identifying new opportunities in close collaboration with our sales team and execution team, as well as our technical experts. You will be reporting to the SI EA Head. 

The goal of this position is to maintain a forward leaning position of the business to drive extensive and sustainable growth with technology solutions. 
About the job and what will be your key responsibilities: 

  • Design and implement technology strategies, plans and procedures. 
  • Strategy, R&D and technical activities together with the operation team. 
  • Responsible to drive improvement of technical standards and processes for execution 
  • You will have an important role in the development of the company and be given the opportunity to join a team in one of the most exciting and fast-growing industries today. 

We are looking for you who are driven, caring and structured. You are business driven and responsive to the market developments and be able to adapt the technology development into operational excellence together with the technical experts of defined areas. You thrive by leading others and work towards common goals. You are used to a high paced work environment and have good management skills.  

Qualities that we value are flexibility, sense of quality, motivation to take on new challenges, and a sense of humor. 
Other qualities we are looking for are: 

  • Proven experience with managing teams with technical experts or relevant role. 
  • Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development. 
  • Technical and/or R&D performance experience. 
  • T&D Engineer background. 
  • Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics. 
  • Working knowledge of IT/Business infrastructure and MS Office. 
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills. 
  • Attitude in decision-making and problem-solving. 
  • MSc/MBA or relevant field; PhD is a plus. 
  • Fluency in English and Norwegian. 
  • Experience and interest in T&D and O&G industry. 
  • Experience from a multi-cultural environment. 

Work Location: Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim or Stavanger 

Apply with your CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile. 
Applications are assessed continuously. 

Apply within August 14th.

Haakon Engen, +47 982 07 916 

Rebecca Beltramba, +47 417 80 191 

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens AS

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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