What are my responsibilities?
Cost and Value Engineering
Contribute to competitiveness and profitability of Siemens products and solutions through application of Cost and Value Engineering levers and methods.
Expert in the Siemens-wide CVE network
Contribute expertise to the Siemens-wide CVE network, focusing on certain commodities within the assigned Division/BU.
Transparency of production processes
Maintain knowledge about production technology and costing in specific material field.
Apply appropriate tools for Cost Analysis and Optimization (CAO), Supply Chain Productivity Improvement (SPI) and Design to Value (DtC) along the PLM / PM process
Support GVS activities of LDA HQ with regard to identification/ nomination of capable and competitive suppliers in China/ Asia
Cost target setting
Compile feasible costs per component as basis for bottom-up target indication and cost split.
Propose alternative manufacturing scenarios and quantification of potentials to Systems CVEs and other Procurement functions, in particular PE.
Design to Cost and Standardization
Calculate cost baselining and regular cost updates for components acc. to maturity of design
Challenge requirements and related costs as basis for proposals of DtC measures to R&D, to PEs and to Systems CVEs along the Design process, and quantify financial impact expectation.
Supply Chain Productivity Improvement (SPI)
Generate transparency in supplier processes, applied technologies and related costs
Identify and quantify improvement potentials, contribute transparency to negotiations
Coach suppliers in technology-based and lean optimization of their supply chain
Networking and mutual support
Integrate with product-specific CVE teams in alignment with System CVE, PE, R&D
Foster commodity-specific CVE network and Siemens-wide knowledge exchange
Foster a ""givers"" mindset in Division-internal activities and contribute own expertise in cross-Divisional collaboration
Cost and value models and design rules
Establish cost and value models as well as design rules that use information on specific production processes, production equipment, suppliers and related costs
Maintain and provide benchmark data on design characteristics (e.g. material thickness, surface quality, curvature) and related costs
Be coach and mentor to other CVE colleagues in area of expertise of manufacturing process and MV related drives / Motors appropriately.
What do I need to qualify for this job?
At least 6 years experience with min 3 years in Manufacturing/R&D/ENG
Handled CVE activities, Worked in Manufacturing or Process
Worked with Global team members
Motor / Drives manufacturing / Industry experience
Manufacturing Process of Mechanical / Electronics reqd in MV motors / Drives