15 days old
2017-12-012017-12-31

Engineering Project Manager - Rail Automation

Siemens
East Pittsburgh, PA
**Engineering Project Manager - Rail Automation**







Locations:East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania







Job Family: Engineering







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Mobility



**Business Unit:** Mobility Management



**Requisition Number:** 219279



**Primary Location:** United States-Pennsylvania-East Pittsburgh



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Senior level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** 5%







**Division Description:**







**Siemens Mobility Division**







Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.







For more information, please visit: **http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/mobility.htm**







**Job Description:**







**Siemens Rail Automation**



Rail Automation supplies railway markets the world over with solutions and turnkey installations for railway automation and telecommunication.



Our customers are infrastructure operators and mainline railways all round the world as well as industrial railways and public transport authorities in cities and megacities. Our products and systems are used for automating our customers' operations management processes and thus make a considerable contribution to improving their economic situation in particular and mobility in general.



We are looking for the best talent to shape the technology of the future. Come build your career in one of the best companies in the world!







**Position Overview:**



The Siemens Rail Automation (RA) team is looking for a highly motivated individual for a Engineering Project Manager role to execute projects and help grow Rail Automation business in the Americas.







As the Senior Engineering Project Manager, you will be part of a team that consists of employees from multiple disciplines all focused on successful project execution and the development of winning proposals. You will work closely with Customers, Engineering, Supply Management, Manufacturing, and the Products groups to support and execute new Rail Automation opportunities. The role will also entail scheduling projects to ensure cost and time objectives are being met, review of complex engineering designs, presenting reports, and supporting proposals on an as needed basis.







**Responsibilities:**



Oversee all engineering activities and project deliverables.



Understand the specifications to ensure designs and deliverables comply with contract and technical requirements.



Prepare project plans for carrying out the design, procurement, and delivery of all components for the project. Identify and manage project risks/opportunities.



Ensure timely achievement of project milestones.



Coordinate all Project Engineering activities, both internal and external to Siemens, to ensure that work complies with the contract and is performed on time.



Expedite the flow of Technical Documents and ensure compliance with contract and project requirements.



Maintain engineering compliance matrix (Doors).



Develop and execute engineering project resource allocation plans.



Create and maintain cost control documentation and reports for Estimated Time to Complete (ETC), material costs, manpower burn rates, etc.



Create and present project summary reports.



Execute and drive project lifecycle tollgate process.



Review and sign off of engineering designs and document.



Prepare/analyze project schedules (including identification of critical path and near-critical path activities) to monitor progress and provide early identification of potential solutions/mitigations for identified schedule issues.



Guide and mentor project team members



Assist the Project Manager on managing all matters pertaining to the contract and the overall project.



Implement and coordinate strategies to close out the project.







**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:**







BS in Engineering (Electrical preferred) or advanced degree







5 - 10 years of experience in an engineering discipline including a minimum of 5 years of project engineering experience and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above.







Strong teamwork skills







Strong leadership abilities







Excellent written and verbal communication skills







5 10% Travel







**Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience** :







Knowledge of Primavera P6 and/or Microsoft Project a plus. PMP Certification preferred.







Embedded systems







Green or Black belt certification







Financial experience at the project level







Engineering project lifecycle experience







Doors Compliance software experience







Bid and proposal experience







**Why Siemens? In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:**







-A competitive base salary







-Excellent benefits, 401k match, tuition reimbursement, and 18 days of PTO to start







-Extensive training along with career development







We aim to hire top talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar. Siemens is a great place to have a career in an innovative environment. If you're interested in becoming a Systems Engineer with Siemens Rail Automation, we'll offer you the support and career advancement to make it happen!







Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants shall not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.







*LI-ANW







Not familiar with Siemens Mobility? Watch this video to see who we are and what we're doing:







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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