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Project Manager - Low/Medium Voltage Products

Cypress, California; Houston, Texas; Martinez, California
Project Management

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Energy Management
Business Unit: Low Voltage & Products
Requisition Number: 227045
Primary Location: United States-California-Cypress
Other Locations: United States-California-Martinez, United States-Texas-Houston
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%

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 eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.


With power chain management from creation to consumption, and over half a dozen manufacturing hubs here in the U.S., Siemens Energy Management provides technologies for the economic, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. From smart grid and energy automation technology, to power supply for industrial plants and high-voltage transmission systems, Siemens is providing intelligent technologies to a diverse clientele.


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Job Description:

The Energy Management LP Project Management Organization is recruiting for an energetic Project Manager to join their dynamic team. The preferred candidate will serve as primary contact for external and internal stakeholders and will effectively manage all aspects of complex projects including but not limited to the project scope, schedule, and financials per approved contract terms and customer deliverables.

•Takes full ownership and accountability to facilitate project success
•Applies skills to resolve complex problems to ensure successful delivery of projects or programs.
•Develops and maintains project/program plan and schedule that contain products from the Low Voltage & Products (LP) portfolio.
•Displays a high level of critical thinking in bringing successful resolution to high-impact, complex and/or cross-functional problems.
•Develops risk mitigation plans to preempt potential problems through the application of concepts, techniques, knowledge and processes.
•Coordinates deliverables with internal and external stakeholders to meet or exceed contract scope and customer expectations.
•Works closely with Siemens businesses within EM division to provide total customer solution of Siemens products and services per customer specifications.
•Responsible for all project or program financial reconciliations
•Complies with Siemens policies and procedures.
•Partners with Commercial Project Manager (CPM) on order with milestone billing and PMO buyout.
•Tracks all project related documentation (schedule, change orders, punch-list, etc.)

•Demonstrates and applies at a proficient level; project management concepts, techniques and skills.
•Demonstrates and applies at a proficient level: application and concepts of Low Voltage Distribution Products.
•Demonstrate and applies system skills (COMPAS, SAP, Teamcenter, etc.).
•Demonstrate and applies strong interpersonal, negotiating and influencing skills.
•Achievement & Results Orientation Able to identify complex problems, analyze options, and reach positive, effective, and practical solutions
•Customer Service Orientation Works well with Internal and External customers utilizing strong Interpersonal and Communication skills
•Industry Knowledge Understands our Channels of Distribution Direct and Indirect and is aware of risk of litigation, makes key managers aware of and works to mitigate exposure from affiliates, distribution, Joint Ventures, EPC, and General Contractors
•Discernment Develop ability to cut through the clutter to see and address the real issues facing the Project Stakeholders
•Perspective See clearly beyond their own vantage point across functional areas specifically manufacturing facilities in order to successfully coordinate related products
•Effectively and efficiently communicate across functional areas both with internal and external Project Stakeholders
•Resourcefulness Exhibit creative ways to make things happen with less authority and fewer resources
•Accountability & Responsibility for Results Understand the difference between fault and responsibility throughout the life of the project and accept ultimate accountability for project results.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience  
•BS/BA, BS in engineering preferred, related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. PMI certification is a plus.
•Experience commensurate with position profile and ranges from 3 to 10+ years including direct industry experience.
•Experience in leading teams and setting expectations to deliver required results.
•Successfully managed multiple projects with volume over $2MM.
•Customer facing project manager for projects/programs containing Low and Medium Voltage Power Distribution products (LVS, SWBD, PB, Transformer, Busway, AIS, SIEBREAK, MVC, etc.
•Strong verbal and written communication skills
•Some travel required to manufacturing facilities and to meet with Customers.

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Why Siemens?  In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:
- A competitive base salary
- Excellent health/vision/dental plans, matching 401K, life insurance and 3 weeks of PTO to start.
- Extensive training along with career development.

We aim to hire top talent and arm them with the opportunity to make top dollar. Siemens is a great place to have a career in a growing business.  We are proud that when people join Siemens, they rarely leave, as shown with our low turnover.


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