Project Manager PLM and R&D Lean/Agile Transformation (f/m/d)

Job Description

Job ID: 93072
Location: Munich / Erlangen
Organisation: Siemens Management Consulting
Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-time

Siemens Management Consulting (Practice PLM and R&D) is the global management consultancy for one of the world’s most innovative engineering and technology companies. We drive the digital transformation forward and provide Siemens and numerous other clients in the technology sector with consulting services, ranging from strategy through to implementation. Our mission is to transform our clients’ future and to develop the talent of today into the business leaders and experts of tomorrow. 

The role
As a Project Manager, you'll be responsible for developing projects designed to increase the productivity and innovation of R&D/engineering processes and for implementing these. You will use Lean and Agile methods to accomplish this. The goal is to support our clients to make appropriate use of modern approaches, solutions, processes and structures in times of digital transformation. High-growth business fields and future technologies in electrification, automation and digitalization await you. Use this opportunity and take the next leap in your career: Many of our top consultants develop later to leadership positions or expert roles.

What you'll do
  • Assume overall responsibility for the success of your Lean/Agile projects in development 
  • Support your clients during the transformation process and closely work together to establish new ways of thinking and acting for tailored, creative solutions 
  • Independently acquire new Lean/Agile client projects
  • Provide functional guidance and foster the individual development of each team member
  • Successfully manage internal and external stakeholders
  • Act as a thought leader and continuously develop consulting offering in Learning Organization

What you'll need
  • Five to ten years of strong performance as a project manager at a renowned industrial enterprise or at a consultancy and operative experience in Lean and Agile development approaches (e.g. Value Stream Mapping, Scrum, Kanban)
  • Profound knowledge of process improvement programs such as Lean/Agile Management Program in R&D and Engineering 
  • Ideally experience in Operational Change Management 
  • Outstanding degree from a university or specialized college (Master's/graduate degree/Promotion) or top business school MBA
  • As an experienced manager of project teams you've completed implementation projects with quantifiable success
  • Extensive international work experience 
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills and an entrepreneurial mindset 
  • Highly developed communication skills in German and English 
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills and willingness to travel (approx. 80 percent)

A career at SMC means you'll see the real-world impact of your thinking from day one. Apply now.

Getting in touch with us - straightforward and direct

+49 (9131) 17-1717 - if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is Matthias Lehmann.

www.siemens.com/smc - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens Management Consulting.


Siemens places great value on equal employment opportunities. We look forward to receiving applications from individuals with disabilities.


Job ID: 93072

Organization: Internet of Things

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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