Technology Innovation-Standardization Manager

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

Are you interested in applying innovative technologies and business ideas to real-world industrial problems? Then this is the perfect job for you!

We are an innovation department within Siemens Factory Automation. We are responsible to drive customer-centric, evidence-based innovations and develop the Siemens products of the future. To this end, we combine excellent knowledge in cutting edge technology 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?

  • In your new role you actively identifying, analyzing, and evaluating trends in standardization for factory automation (e.g., industrial communication like 5G, artificial intelligence, semantics and data, security, safety, …)

  • You evaluate the impact of standardization activities for our factory automation business and provide recommendations for action to internal stakeholders (e.g., product portfolio management, R&D, …)

  • You participate in regional and international standardization activities and represent the interests of Siemens

  • You are responsible for a regular reporting and presentation of standardization trends to our management

  • You are an expert in networking (internally and externally)

  • You consultant our internal partners where and how regional and/or international standardization activities must be established

What you need to make real what matters:

  • You hold a university degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Innovation, or similar, preferable an engineering background and/or MBA.

  • You are open to challenge yourself and your assumptions constantly and proactively to learn every day and adapt ideas naturally.

  • You have at least 2 years of experience in project management and/or management consulting, preferably in the areas of standardization, innovation, product management

  • You have excellent communication skills, experience in dealing with and presenting to management

  • You have experience in the analysis and evaluation of standardization activities

  • You are a fast learner and are able to derive a clear big picture from a vast variety of different topics

  • You are well connected to the most important regional Chinese standardization organizations as well as to the most important international standardization organizations

  • You are willing to dive deep to understand every facet of our product portfolio

  • You like to challenge each standardization activity for customer and business value

  • You are a strategic thinker and are able to understand and predict long term activities

  • You speak English and Chinese fluently. German language skills are a plus.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Ltd., China

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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