Deputy Engineering Project Manager- Rolling Stock

Job Description

Siemens Mobility provides efficient and coordinated transportation of people and goods by rail – including rolling stock, rail automation, rail electrification, and service. We craft and manufacture across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. Cities and Railroads also rely on us to provide traction-power substations and electricity transmission, as well as signaling and control technology for freight and passenger rail and transit systems.

Siemens Mobility Rail Division has an immediate opening for a Deputy Engineering Project Manager at their Sacramento, California Facility. The main objective of this role is to engineer a customized version of the Locomotive on the platform design with the integration of the required customer specification.

The candidate will have the ability to assist and support the Engineering Project Managers during the design and development phases of Siemens Locomotives for North America region. We are looking for professionals with the aim to work in the high paced rail industry to build new and innovative designs for our future vehicles.

In this role, you will assist the Engineering Project Managers to assure compliance of the design to Customer Technical Specifications and industry standards and will provide support to prepare, review, and submit documentation required per customer contracts.

This position is the first step to become an Engineering Project Manager at Siemens.

  • You will assist a team of engineers crafting the product deliverables as well as supporting procurement, manufacturing, testing and warranty.
  • You will be supporting the Engineering Project Managers as owner of the Systems Integration of the complete product including the respective customer requirements, compilation of the BOM’s and Technical Specifications.
  • You will also be assisting the technical representative in customer and internal design reviews.
  • You will be responsible for crafting the WBS’s, assigning resources and ensuring that the scheduled release dates are met.
  • You will be responsible to review the budgets and report on deliverable and financial status once per month.
  • You will support the procurement, manufacturing, testing and warranty cycles.
  • You will support the complete manufacturing cycle of the products and own the production engineering efforts to ensure that all ECN’s are built and released into the system for the ‘as-built’ condition.

The following knowledge/skills and experience is required to be considered for this position:

  • BS degree in Engineering or related field, or advanced degree, where required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Interpersonal skills both verbal and official
  • Must be able to work independently on projects to tackle technical issues with minimal direction.
  • Rolling Stock experience, a minimum of 2 years; preferable in Locomotive Design.
  • Work experience of 3 years as a minimum.
  • Knowledge of the Siemens Locomotive platform design in Engineering.
  • Experience working with PTC Creo, SAP, PDMLink and related workflows.
Why you'll love working for Siemens:
  • Freedom and healthy work-life balance– Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, HSA/FSA, Commuter Benefits – starting Day 1
  • Solve the world's most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast-evolving, pioneering technological environment.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Please contribute to our social responsibility initiatives passionate about access to education, access to technology, sustaining communities, and positively impacting the community.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them! Please take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement program, Mentor Programs, and your development through online learning.
  • Employee perks and discounts in addition to our 401k match and generous Paid Time Off
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused – Just named on the Forbes 2022 Best Employers for Diversity list!

While we appreciate all applications, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

This job is based in Sacramento, CA.    Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to employees.  Details regarding our benefits can be found here:  The base salary range for this position in Sacramento, CA is $94,125 - $156,875.



Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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