Portfolio Strategy Specialist (f/m/d) Grid Software Business

Job Description

<de>coding the future of Energy – with Siemens Grid Software 

Today the energy world is changing to become carbon neutral. And renewable energy production has already grown to levels never thought possible. Distributed Energy Resources are growing 7-fold and by the end of this decade decentralized power generation will catch up with conventional generation. Utility companies realize that yesterday’s solutions are not going to provide the answers to tomorrow’s challenges. As they shape the future of their IT/OT systems and they realize that they need agile thinking and an IT focus on their operations to provide energy reliably, efficiently, and cyber secure. This is the opportunity that we are leveraging.
Siemens Grid Software enables grid operators as well as industry and infrastructure companies to accelerate and secure the energy transition in a sustainable and profitable way. Grid Software connects the physical and the digital world with an integrated OT and IT landscape along the entire value chain from planning through operations to maintenance – following its design principles of modularity, openness, user-centricity, interoperability and resilience. Siemens Grid Software is leading the energy transition worldwide with 90,000,000+ meters contracted, 1,300 Spectrum Power control centers and 200+ utilities with EnergyIP installations. 70% of the world’s electricity consumption flows through infrastructure planned or analyzed by Siemens Grid Software. We believe that not one organization has all to support our customers, so an open ecosystem thinking is a core value for us.

Are you passionate about accelerating the energy transition? Are you interested in developing your career path within a global technology powerhouse which empowers employee creativity to positively change, challenge, and influence our business and customer relationships? 
We are now looking for a Portfolio Strategy Specialist to further drive the success of our software portfolios. In this role, you will support individual portfolio families in defining short- and long-term strategic choices to win shares in the target markets. Also, you will participate to M&A projects providing support in the due diligence activities. Last but not least, you will coordinate operational process such as Lean Portfolio Management and Pre-Development investment selections.

What part will you play?
  • As Portfolio Strategy Manager (f/m/d), you facilitate the definition of the portfolio strategy working with the individual portfolio managers of Grid Software business unit
  • You will be involved in M&A projects, providing support in the due diligence activities, and enabling senior management in making final calls 
  • You orchestrate the Lean Portfolio Management process to create the environment for making decisions and aligned execution
  • You coordinate the investments around pre-development, interfacing with corporate Technology team 
What you need to make real what matters.
  • You hold a business/economical oriented university degree, an MBA is a plus.
  • You may have professional track record and a few years experience in Product management, Business Development or Strategy roles giving you confidence with senior level partner contacts
  • You are familiar with Software Agile Principles and methodologies 
  • Strategy or M&A project experiences is a strong plus
  • Industry experience in the Power/Electrical Grid market is considered a strong advantage
  • You are distinguished by your strong communication skills in fluent English and are able to inspire internal and external stakeholders
  • You are flexible to travel 20%-30% of the time

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.

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Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Either

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