Product Manager - Molded Case Circuit Breakers
Business Unit: Low Voltage & Products
Requisition Number: 238056
Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Norcross
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 20%
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 seven Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, 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. For more information, please visit: https://www.siemens.com/us/en/home/company/about/businesses/energy_ management.html
This is a product management role responsible for low voltage molded case circuit breakers (MCCB’s) within Siemens Energy Management division, Low Voltage Products business unit. This role will be responsible for MCCB portfolio management and will include focuses on portfolio strategy, product roadmaps, new product introductions, pricing and overall product lifecycle management. This is an excellent role for an experienced product management professional in the electrical industry, or for an individual with an engineering, business marketing or sales background that has a strong aptitude and desire for product portfolio management responsibilities. The ideal candidate would be highly motivated, possess strong communication and teamwork skills, and have experience in the electrical industry.
The overall responsibility of this position is to manage Siemens’ MCCB product portfolio for the NAFTA market. As stated above, this position will have heavy focuses on portfolio strategy, product roadmap development / management, launching new products, pricing strategy and general product lifecycle management from cradle to grave. Specific product lines in scope for this position are Siemens’ 3VA, VL and Sentron molded case circuit breakers. This is a globally cross-functional role that will involve regular coordination with many departments including but not limited to R&D, marketing, sales, logistics, pricing, finance, and data management. Estimated travel in this role is approximately 20%.
At Siemens, we live and cultivate an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, self-direct their teams and innovate to succeed. We invest in you, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.
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Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:1. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is strongly desired, although a combination of education (HS Diploma or GED equivalency is a minimum requirement) and directly related work experience will also be considered..
2. 5+ years of experience in professional work environment.
3. 2+ years of product management, marketing, sales, logistics or R&D experience with electrical or electromechanical products.
4. Proven experience in product lifecycle management (PLM) or general project management.
5. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
6. Strong data analysis, problem solving, report writing, and presentation skills.
7. Ability to multitask and manage product management activities per a schedule.
8. Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally (~20%).
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
1. Knowledge and experience with circuit protection products, specifically molded case circuit breakers.
2. Intermediate level of skill and capability with SAP and Web Focus (formerly Business Objects).
3. Bachelors' degree in Engineering or Business Marketing.
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
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.