Product Manager - Large Drives

Job Description

Product Manager – Large Drives

Siemens Large Drives Applications employs solutions that raise the bar in solving global challenges - based on more than a century of experience in drive and motor technology and the concentrated power of innovation in our company. We have a phenomenal opportunity for you that allows the flexibility to work in either PA, OH or GA with a continued flexible work schedule!

Position Overview

Participate in determining the future of the world's leading medium-voltage drive, SINAMICS Perfect Harmony by ensuring the top tier market position of SINAMICS Perfect Harmony. Lead and support various Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) activities, throughout the life of the product. You will work with global teams in the US, Germany, and China to determine the direction of the product line. This position reports to the Director of Product Management.


The Product Manager coordinates and supports the interdisciplinary product-related Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) activities to attain the best possible product result and to optimize the product’s market position and financial return across its life cycle.

Develop an intimate knowledge of global customer needs and competitors, identify global market trends and drivers, and formulate and implement a strategic marketing plan.

Demonstrate a deep understanding of customers worldwide, develop good technical knowledge of all products and services, and a detailed understanding of the global marketplace.

Acquire global customer requirements and product specifications via market research activities, market analysis, and ongoing communication with global marketing and sales

Build key documents to enable successful development of product

Interact with cross-functional project team of engineering, quality, sales, and marketing to develop impactful product launches.

In your entry-level role you will be working with other product managers and support or lead

  • activities related to product maintenance and product enhancements after product release
  • activities to improve EBIT situation of product, e.g., through cost reduction efforts
  • product marketing and the creation of content for pre-sales activities like catalogs, sales tools, engineering manuals
  • product related market and competitor analyses
  • coordination of PLM efforts between all Siemens location that manufacture the product, through the Global Change Control and Limit of Authority processes
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field.
  • Mastership in MS Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) required.
  • Experience with PLM tools is an advantage.
  • Digital literacy
  • Ability to synthesize market and customer feedback and existing and new products into new product ideas and solutions - Ability to quickly grasp technical contexts and acquire knowledge in a technical field
  • Proven communication skills and ability to influence colleagues
  • Some experience in either of the following fields is an advantage:
  • lean and agile development processes and methods
  • variable speed drives technology and applications
  • sales, product management or marketing in an industrial B2B business area

At Siemens, we are committed to an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles and seek to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience.

Why you’ll love working at Siemens
  • Competitive compensation (salary and bonus) based on qualifications
  • Medical, dental, prescription and vision coverage, first day of employment
  • Matching 401(k) (immediate employer match)
  • Competitive paid time off plan, paid holidays, and floating holidays
  • Career development opportunities
  • Education and tuition reimbursement programs available
  • Flexibility to work remote a few days a week
  • Paid parental leave

Who designs your future? You do.




Organization: Portfolio Companies

Company: Siemens Large Drives LLC

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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