Quality Manager - Projects
Business Unit: Transmission Solutions
Requisition Number: 228580
Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Raleigh
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%
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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Siemens. Energy Management Transmission Solutions team, is seeking an experienced Quality Engineer/ Manager in Projects (QMiP) for major High Voltage Flexible Alternating Current Transmission System (FACTS) and Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS) projects. The role of the QMiP is to act and support the Project Manager as expert and partner by planning, supervision, ensuring and reporting of appropriate activities with regards to failure prevention, effective proceedings (pro-active & re-active) and continuous improvements over the entire PM@Siemens process. More importantly, you will have the authority to intervene at any stage in the project, if proceedings impact targeted results negatively. The QMiP reports directly to Project Manager and acts as member of the core project team.).
You will incorporate all project related and technology determined activities in order to meet the targeted results with regard to quality under consideration of (a) business related Head Quarter (overall strategy, basic processes and their interfaces, tool application, compliance issues ), (b) customer (contractual requirements, expectations and at least satisfaction), (c) market (statutory, regulatory and state of the art requirements), (d) 3rd parties (e.g. suppliers and sub-contractors, consortium partner, authorities, surveyors, etc.) and (e) -as far as relevant- public conditions and interests. The job incorporates expressively the authorization to escalate non-conforming issues to the functional reporting line and to release a stop to an appropriate range in collaboration with the BU QM.
You will be responsible for communication with internal partners to include but not limited to the Project management team, divisional or sub-divisional functions, the Quality Management network and external partners. You will also interact with the customer (sales support, customer relations management), suppliers, consortium partners, as well as maintain contacts with other third parties to address all the quality targets.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline.
• 5 -7 years experience in project execution, a project-related job (engineering, commissioning etc.) and in operational quality management/assurance.
• Are you a leader? We want you! We are looking for someone with leadership experience partnered with project management skills.
• Quality expert? We are looking for someone with experience in projects/processes with quality issues of foreign countries and companies (cultural aspects)
• Excellent communication and team building skills.
• Ability to prioritize and network across the enterprise to come up with quality solutions.
• Travelling an issue? No worries, you would only be required to travel up to 10% of the time.
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites 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.