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Project Manager in Cyber Security

Princeton, New Jersey
Project Management

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Corporate Technology
Business Unit: Corporate Technology
Requisition Number: 211814
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Princeton
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 50%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

Our support functions are split into two organizations, Corporate Core and Corporate Services. These organizations provide essential services to better enable responsible and profitable growth.

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Job Description:

For nearly 170 years, pioneering technologies and the business models developed from them have been the foundation of Siemens’ success. Our central research and development unit, Corporate Technology (CT) plays an important role in this. Together with our global network of experts, we are a strategic partner to Siemens’ operative units and provide important services along the entire value chain - from research and development to production and quality assurance, as well as optimized business processes. Our support provided to the businesses in their research and development activities is ideally balanced with our own future-oriented research.
We at Corporate Technology are more than employees: We are actively helping to make people’s lives a little better every day. Would you like to be a part of that? Then join us! We offer you a high level of practical relevance as well as an opportunity to individually contribute your knowledge and your visions around the world. Whether you’re helping to develop products for the operating units or working in interdisciplinary projects for the business areas: At Corporate Technology you’ll be working in the heart of Siemens’ technological research together with the best.
What will be my responsibilities?
  • Your task will be to plan and execute projects in line with budget & resource constraints in an R&D environment, and according to an ISO9001-based Quality Management System. This includes tracking and reporting costs throughout, actively managing execution and risk of multiple projects, assessing risk factors, and communicating and mitigating risk as needed.
  • You will act as the Topic Matter Expert in Project Management and guide less experienced project managers and project contributors to ensure project management is conducted at a high level of maturity, quality, and success. This includes ensuring continuous improvements are identified and implemented in the project management processes.
  • Typically, you will manage multiple smaller projects in parallel, or few larger projects (e.g., typically below $1 Mio project volume), with staff from multiple disciplines and teams.
  • You will anticipate potential problems, demonstrating sophisticated reasoning skills, as well as creative, innovative and resourceful approaches to developing solutions to complex problems.
  • You will provide technical supervision to achieve project goals.
  • You will utilize your excellent communication skills to communicate technical information with clarity and make concepts understandable to an audience who may not be experts in the field.


What do I need to qualify for this position?
  • Bachelors Degree required in cyber/IT security or a related engineering discipline, and 7+ years of related technical project management experience
  • Prior experience in cyber security domain preferred
  • Prior experience in industrial domains a plus
  • Prior experience with industrial cyber security (e.g. IEC 62443, NERC-CIP) a plus
  • Excellent theoretical and practical knowledge of project management
  • PMI Certification is a plus.
  • Exhibit strong organizational skills and adaptability in the face of challenging demands and priorities.
  • Outstanding written and interpersonal communication skills in English are required. Proficiency in German a plus.
  • Willingness to travel, up to 20% (domestic/international)
  • Successful candidate must be able to work with controlled technology in accordance with US Export Control Law. US Export Control laws and applicable regulations govern the distribution of strategically important technology, services and information to foreign nationals and foreign countries. Siemens may require candidates under consideration for employment opportunities to submit information regarding citizenship status to allow the organization to comply with specific US Export Control laws and regulations. Additional information on the US Export Control laws & regulations can be found on

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