Associate Project Manager- Security Systems - Detroit, MI

Job Description

Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Business Unit: Regional Solutions & Services Americas
Requisition Number: 241872
Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Plymouth
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 10%

Job Description:

Position Overview:

As an Associate Project Manager of Siemens Building Technologies’ Fire and Security Systems team you are responsible for the technical and commercial success of the projects in your portfolio, as well as for customer satisfaction. You will manage Siemens resources and third-party subcontracted resources on a daily basis as you support the Michigan team in partnering with general- and electrical-contractors involved with established customer sites and construction projects.



  • Work with the team to plan, schedule, and execute your projects adequately to comply with customer program milestones and deadlines.
  • Identify and manage risks in your projects, and escalate risks to program management wherever a risk is likely to negatively impact a key project milestone or budget.
  • Manage the KPIs in your project portfolio including Forecasted Costs, Planned Costs, Actual Costs, Cost Variances, Schedule Variance, Cost-to-Complete, Cash-Flow, Billing, and Revenue.
  • Manage the contractual components of your project portfolio including Scope, Schedule, Change Orders, and Risk and Opportunity.
  • Manage stakeholder expectations, and proactively communicate between all stakeholders to ensure all parties are aligned and all issues and conflicts are resolved.
  • Document all key meetings, important decisions, changes in scope, and dependencies on other trades which impacts Siemens progress.
  • Create Monthly Status Reporting and Management Level Reporting for projects in your portfolio.
  • Coordinate procurement and logistics of materials and labor for timely delivery in line with project execution.
  • Manage responsibilities related to safety requirements and quality assurance for projects in your portfolio.
  • Ensures full-time attendance between project site(s) and project work in office.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Required education: High school diploma, state-recognized GED, or state recognized high school proficiency exam.
  • Required travel: 20%
  • Required experience: Proven success managing deadlines and financial responsibilities of projects (construction preferred), or experience implementing or selling building technologies.
  • Other requirements:
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
    • Ability to work in the U.S. without a need for current or future sponsorship.
    • Must be at least 21 years old to participate in required Siemens vehicle plan.
    • Must have a valid driver's license in good standing.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

 Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Preferred education: Bachelor’s Degree

Preferred experience: Experience with Fire and Security products


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