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System Engineer - Digitalization

Campbell, California

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Factory Automation
Requisition Number: 235755
Primary Location: United States-California-Campbell
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%

Division Description:

“The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products”


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Position Overview


The Digital Factory Division within Siemens Industry Inc. has an open position as System Engineer for Digitalization in the Bay Area, CA, focused on specific strategic customers and accounts in the consumer electronics industry.

The System Engineer is responsible for developing and realizing digitalization solutions and concepts for the manufacturing industry and supporting identified customers and accounts. This includes machine and plant simulation, virtual commissioning, digital twin, smart manufacturing, machine to machine communication, augmented reality and artificial intelligence.
The successful candidate has technical experience in automation and digitalization plus exceptional communication and execution skills paired with organizational skills and business acumen to achieve goals on time.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a strong team providing the best end to end industrial automation solutions in the market. Siemens is leading the charge in providing innovative solutions to bolster the manufacturing renaissance in the US.




  • Present and promote digital manufacturing hardware and software products to prospects and customers (pre-sales)
  • Perform complex hardware and/or software design consultation in accordance with customer/project needs
  • Complete technical product advice for the development and implementation of customer solutions
  • Provide one-on-one support and assist customers through applications from concept through completion
  • Consult with appropriate groups for complex domestic and international projects

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical/computer/mechanical engineering or computer science
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience in machine design software and automation software
  • Machine building/design know-how with NX and MCD (preferably) or other CAD tools like Creo, SolidWorks or SolidEdge and simulation tools 
  • Experience in automation and motion control systems (preferably SIMATIC)
  • Experience in interaction with customers, suppliers and other stake holders
  • Ability to understand, articulate and present the value of manufacturing engineering solutions in the context of electronics manufacturing industry
  • Ability to independently execute proof of concepts and customer projects 

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Prior Siemens automation experience is a plus.

  • Prior experience in the machine building industry or consumer electronics industry.

  • Action Oriented: Enjoys working hard and full of energy for the things he/she sees as challenging. Not fearful of acting with a minimum of planning and seizes more opportunity than others.

  • Strategic Agility: Is future oriented. Has broad knowledge and perspective. Can create competitive and breakthrough strategies and plans. Strong in influencing without control.

  • Perseverance: Pursues everything with energy, drive and need to finish. Doesn't gives up before finishing, in face of resistance and setbacks.


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