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Project Director (f/m/d) in Delegation

Job Description

If you really want to make a difference – make it with us

Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens AG and has been a leading supplier in the field of mobility for over 160 years. Our core business includes rail vehicles, rail automation and electrification solutions, turnkey systems and related services. We have always been very innovative in making traveling faster, safer and more comfortable. Today, we need new solutions to new challenges such as climate change and rising populations worldwide. That's what drives us. That's why we shape mobility with passion, always being one step ahead. Through digitalization, we make infrastructures smart and create opportunities that get us from A to B sustainably and seamlessly. Our 39,600 employees are pioneers in mobility who help to keep the world moving.


Your new role – challenging and future-oriented

Our Locomotives business unit is currently pursuing two major projects: 1) 1200x 9,000 hp (7 MW) 6-axle (Co-Co) locomotives. 2) 800x 12,000 hp (9 MW) 8-axle (2x Bo-Bo) locomotives in India.

You will receive a permanent German labor contract and be delegated to India for two to three years.

  • As Project Director (f/m/d), you will have overall responsibility for the execution of the project within the parameters defined in the contract with the customer and ensure compliance/improvement of the KPIs defined internally for the project.
  • Your entrepreneurial activities will include full P&L responsibility for the project (in the amount of several billion Euros).
  • You will act as the main point of contact for all stakeholders (internal and external, including the customer).
  • You will build and lead the project team.
  • You manage the complex project ecosystem, starting with internal development, through the supply chain, to the manufacturing/assembly of the locomotives at the Indian Railways site.
  • Furthermore, you avoid Non Conformance Costs through careful planning and adherence to agreed milestones.
  • You are the trusted advisor (f/m/d) for the customer as well as for the top management of Siemens Mobility.
  • Furthermore, you build up a successor (f/m/d) in India who can continue the project after your delegation ends.


Your qualifications – solid and appropriate

  • You have many years of experience in A-projects (preferably in rolling stock).
  • You are able to lead international teams with empowerment & growth mindset.
  • Strong international experience is an advantage - ideally with a track record of project assignments abroad.
  • Furthermore, you bring along a project management certification (at least B-Level).
  • You are willing to be delegate to India (2-3 years).
  • Fluency in English is essential – the command of other languages are always welcome.


Getting in touch with us – straightforward and direct

www.siemens.de/mobility
if you would like to find out more about Siemens before applying.
+49 (9131) 17 52430
if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is Mr. Karl-Christian Gerbaulet.
www.siemens.com/careers
if you would like more information about jobs and careers at Siemens.

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


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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