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Lean Consultant (m/f/d)

Job Description

Do you want to help create the future of healthcare? Our name, Siemens Healthineers, was selected to honor our people who dedicate their energy and passion to this cause. It reflects their pioneering spirit combined with our long history of engineering in the ever-evolving healthcare industry.
We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting?

Then come and join our global team as Lean Consultant (f/m/d) for the EMEA region. The Healthineers Performance System (HPS) team within Siemens Healthineers is responsible for empowering and consulting the employees of Siemens Healthineers to implement our strategy. HPS forms the basis for a common performance system across Siemens Healthineers and is a key pillar to our company strategy.

Choose the best place for your work – Within the scope of this position, it is possible, in consultation with your manager, to work mobile (within Germany) up to an average volume of 60% of the respective working hours.

Your tasks and responsibilities:
  • As HPS Coach you will be providing consultancy, practical training, and coaching services to Siemens Healthineers employees on HPS & HPS core methods, such as Structured Problem Solving, Hoshin Kanri, Value Stream Mapping, Visual Management etc.
  • Due to your open, communicative, and entrepreneurial nature, it is easy for you to independently advance the HPS implementation in your area of responsibility and to carry out improvement project acquisitions
  • You are partnering with the management team of the business units you are supporting
  • As an HPS team member you are focusing on systematic qualification increase of key enablers in HPS core and advanced methods
  • You are responsible for a selected HPS advanced method, preferably in the areas of Lean Manufacturing, Agile Management or Customer Relationship Management
  • You will be facilitating Improvement Events against relevant business challenges to set lighthouses and role model performance improvements
  • You are promoting HPS internally as the Siemens Healthineers Business accelerator


To find out more about the specific business, have a look at: https://www.siemens-healthineers.com/products-services

Your qualifications and experience:
  • You have a master’s degree in business administration, business/industrial engineering, or another relevant technical domain
  • You have extensive professional experience, thereof many years of substantial experience in Process or Management Consulting, Business Excellence, and / or in Project Management
  • You have profound and proven Lean Management skills
  • You have extensive experience in coaching, training, and facilitation, as well as in the organization and implementation of management workshops and trainings
  • Ideally, you furthermore have relevant experience in the fields of Lean Manufacturing, Agile Project Management or Customer Relationship Management

Your attributes and skills:
  • With your accessible nature and excellent communication skills, you are safe in communicating with different business areas, cultures, and management levels
  • You will be conducting workshops and consultations in both English and German, so you need to be proficient in those languages
  • To support our business units on site, you will travel up to 50% mainly in the EMEA region
  • You can either work fully remote from your hometown in the EMEA region or from one of our close Siemens Healthineers locations
  • You will be working closely together with the HPS central office in Erlangen, Germany

Depending on the experience and qualifications background of the applicant, task enrichment into the area above the general pay scale is possible.


Our global team:

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company. 68,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services.


Our culture:

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge convention. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas, and celebrate success.

Check our Careers Site at https://www.siemens-healthineers.com/de/careers
As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from individuals with disabilities.

Wish to find out more before applying? Contact us: +49 (9131) / 17 – 1717, if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is 
Klaus Kouril.


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Siemens Healthineers Germany was awarded the Great Place to Work® certificate.


Siemens Healthineers Germany was awared by Glassdoor as one of the best employers in Germany. 


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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