Project Manager, Operational Excellence Workstream (SCORE)

Job Description


Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.


We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting? Then come and join our global team as Operational Excellence Project Manager (PM) to improve how we manage our global supply chains through integrated agile and lean business solutions.


Our global team: We are a team of 66,000 highly dedicated employees across more than 70 countries passionately pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in healthcare to help improve people’s lives around the world. As a leader in the industry, we aspire to create better outcomes and experiences for patients no matter where they live or what health issues they are facing. Our portfolio, spanning from in-vitro and in-vivo diagnostics to image-guided therapy and innovative cancer care, is crucial for clinical decision-making and treatment pathways.


Our culture: We are part of an incredible community of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, to improve people’s lives around the world.  We embrace a culture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual can be unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continued success. Check our Careers Site at

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Operational Excellence Project Manager (PM), you will be responsible for:

  • Facilitate, lead, and participate in initiatives including projects and workshops
  • Establish business cases, align project targets, and prioritize with business goals
  • Generate appropriate documentation including project presentations
  • Conduct proactive project risk assessments
  • Assess and secure budget and resources required for success
  • Develop and drive project plans with direct engagement where necessary
  • Guide cross-functional collaboration and cooperation
  • Develop and implement necessary contingency and mitigation plans
  • Effective communication to key stakeholders
  • Escalate issues in a timely manner to assure expedited resolution.
  • Champion and ensure strict compliance to standards, laws, and regulations.
  • Work with the HPS lead to Plan and Deliver Improvement Events

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

  • Acquired certifications in Project Management, Agile, Lean, or Six Sigma
  • Strong PC skills (MS Office software like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook)
  • Navigating and influencing a highly matrixed organization without authority
  • Influencing without authority
  • Driving positive results under tight deadlines without sacrificing quality

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • BS/BA in a related field OR an associate degree with 4 years of related experience OR 8 years of experience in lieu of a degree
  • 5+ years of experience managing Agile, Lean, Six Sigma, and Continuous Improvement projects
  • Demonstrated knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures of supply chain, quality, or manufacturing environments
  • Demonstrated leadership ability with advanced listening and mentoring capability
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and drive change management required
  • Self-motivated with an internal drive to pursue personal growth directed at ensuring the continued success of the group, act as an agent of change
  • Willing to travel up to 10%

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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