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Head of (f/m/d) Autonomous Factory & Industrial Artificial Intelligence

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

In Siemens Factory Automation we are on a journey to advance industrial automation beyond today’s imagination to master the global challenges of the future.
In our Technology & Innovation team, we are looking for a new leader for our department “Autonomous Factory & Industrial AI”, which is responsible to drive customer-centric, evidence-based innovation and develop the Siemens products of the future. Our experts combine excellent knowledge in cutting edge technology areas (like Machine Learning, Deep Learning, cloud and edge computing) with a passion to understand customer problems and industrial markets. We create technology with purpose to support our customers in tackling their most pressing challenges of today and tomorrow. 


What part will you play?
  • Lead international teams of AI, data analytics, autonomous systems and software experts in six countries. 
  • Combine your technical knowledge with deep understanding and interaction with customers to drive innovation with real-world business impact.
  • Continue to shape the vision of the Autonomous Factory to develop new offerings for industrial markets.
  • Explore new markets to find additional business opportunities.
  • Be trusted and impactful member of Technology & Innovation management team.
  • Be a role model for growth mindset, ownership culture, entrepreneurial spirit and cross-organizational collaboration.
  • Take responsibility for our research plant, projects with our Siemens factories and pilot projects with customers.
What do you need to qualify for this role?
  • You hold a university degree or PhD in computer science, automation engineering, business engineering or similar, ideally with a focus on Artificial Intelligence.
  • You have many years of relevant professional experience in Artificial Intelligence or Autonomous Systems and deep know how in software and AI business impact.
  • You aspire to combine both - technical excellence and deep customer understanding - to drive impactful innovation.
  • You bring several years of experience in leading a team of experts and in developing of business strategies.
  • You are open to challenge yourself and your assumptions constantly and proactively to learn every day and adapt ideas naturally.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills in English and German and experience in intercultural collaboration complete your profile.

What we offer. 
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Development opportunities for both personal and professional growth 
  • 30 leave days and a variety of flexible working models that allow time off for yourself and your family 
  • Share matching programs to become a shareholder of Siemens AG
  • Find more benefits here
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 


Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

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

www.siemens.com/careers - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Either

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