Product Manager - Medium Voltage Circuit Breakers

Job Description

Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Business Unit: Low Voltage Products
Requisition Number: 242850
Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Norcross
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 20%

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 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: management.html

Job Description:

Position Overview:
This is a product management role responsible for medium voltage circuit breakers within Siemens Smart Infrastructure operating company, Low Voltage Products business unit.  This role will be responsible for medium voltage circuit breaker (MV OEM) portfolio management and will include focuses on portfolio strategy, go to market strategy, 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 medium voltage circuit breaker (MV OEM) product portfolio for the NAFTA market.  As stated above, this position will have heavy focuses on portfolio strategy, go to market strategy, launching new products, pricing strategy and general product lifecycle management from conception to obsolescence.  Specific product lines in scope for this position are Siemens GMSG, GM38 and SION medium voltage vacuum circuit breakers (5kV, 15kV, 38kV), Generator Breakers, and other medium voltage components.  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%.

Our Culture:
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.

Who designs your future? You do. Working within our global company, you can design the career of your dreams. We have over 200 offices in 101 countries providing you the opportunity to see the world or stay in your own back yard. Do you want to work for a company with innovating technologies? At Siemens, we can do this together.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
1. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Engineering Management or Business Marketing
2. 5+ years of experience in professional work environment.
3. 2+ years of product management, marketing, sales, logistics or R&D experience within the electrical industry
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 circuit breakers (low, medium or high voltage).
2. Intermediate level of skill and capability with SAP and Web Focus (formerly Business Objects).

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.

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 paid time off to start.
- Extensive training along with career development planning.

Siemens Smart Infrastructure (SI) is shaping the market for intelligent, adaptive infrastructure for today and the future. It addresses the pressing challenges of urbanization and climate change by connecting energy systems, buildings and industries. SI provides customers with a comprehensive end-to-end portfolio from a single source – with products, systems, solutions and services from the point of power generation all the way to consumption. With an increasingly digitalized ecosystem, it helps customers thrive and communities progress while contributing toward protecting the planet. SI creates environments that care. Siemens Smart Infrastructure has its global headquarters in Zug, Switzerland, and has around 71,000 employees worldwide.


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