16 days old
2017-11-302017-12-30

Procurement Engineering Prof.

Siemens
Reston, VA
**Procurement Engineering Prof.**







Locations:Reston, Virginia







Job Family: SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Government Services



**Business Unit:** Government Services



**Requisition Number:** 219044



**Primary Location:** United States-Virginia-Reston



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Senior level



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



**Travel Required:** 10%







**Division Description:**







Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens, uniquely qualified to perform work for the U.S. Government. We are focused on enhancing the safety and security of the nation's assets and infrastructure, as well as assisting to improve operational and energy performance.







As an independent U.S. company with its own Board of Directors, SGT maintains a unique relationship with Siemens. We are able to leverage resources of professionals world-wide with demonstrated domain expertise and proven past performance to manage large-scale, mission critical programs. The future of SGT is bright. By integrating world-class people, process, products and technology, SGT is expanding its role as an important part of our nation's security.







We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, along with the opportunity to grow your career with a well-established company.







For more information, please visit: http://www.siemensgovt.com/







**Job Description:**







**Position Summary**







SGT is looking for a professional with experience in the construction and energy industry to assist with technical analysis and evaluation of SGT suppliers within the supply chain. The successful candidate will provide valued input throughout the procurement lifecycle as a member of the Supply Chain Management Team. They will also participate in the project development and estimation process, as well as monitor current projects, minimize supplier costs, and to help select the most efficient suppliers.







**Responsibilities**







Assist with the implementation of the Procurement Engineering process and program.







+ Drive value engineering by challenging cost drivers and investigating more cost effective solutions, both in project development/design and the supply chain.



+ Provide annual savings through cost down projects and value engineering workshops.



+ Provide accurate cost estimates to Subcontract Administrators/Buyers, based on current assumptions of project development, engineering and management.



+ Assist with the creation of Bills of Material and pricing sheets created for RFP packages.



+ Create strategy for construction commodity benchmarking and cost estimating to track supplier pricing competitiveness.



+ Facilitate implementation of commodity strategies during make/buy process by aligning project development up front with agreed procurement strategies, and escalating in cases of persistent deviation.



+ Provide input for supplier selection, provides key details and guidance to the SCM and project teams, to enable best choice of supplier.



+ Lead cost re-designs, may frequently lead or contribute to projects tasked to identify and/or implement specific cost reductions in an existing commodity.



+ Interface with on-site project management dealing with material delivery status, material discrepancy, damage, and shortage of material.



+ Displays a high level of critical thinking in bringing successful resolution to high-impact, complex, and/or cross-functional problems.



+ Supports Subcontract Administrators during supplier technical negotiations as required.







**Qualifications**







BS/MS in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Electronic Engineering, or related. Other technical degrees may be considered with ample experience as a substitute in lieu of a BS/MS degree







5-7 years of relevant experience relating to cost driving, procurement and supply chain in relation to federal energy contracting.







Strong expertise in the cost drivers for major construction commodities and the associated cost impact on the business. Thought leader recognized outside the organization as a cost engineering functional expert.







Familiar with construction, energy, and engineering projects from a procurement and project development perspective.







Familiarity with how cost calculations are derived and what direct costs and mark-ups are applicable, throughout the entire supply chain







Ability to demonstrate and apply comprehensive knowledge of field of specialization to the successful completion of complex assignments.







Ability to apply advanced skills to resolve complex problems not covered by existing procedures or practices independently







Strong networking and communication skills







Excellent negotiation skills







Strong leadership capabilities







**Security**







Candidate must be a US citizen and may be submitted for a Secret level clearance if required later.







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**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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