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2017-11-282017-12-28

Product Manager - Power Panel Switchboard

Siemens
Norcross, GA
**Product Manager - Power Panel Switchboard**







Locations:Norcross, Georgia







Job Family: Product Management, Portfolio & Innovation







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Energy Management



**Business Unit:** Low Voltage & Products



**Requisition Number:** 218153



**Primary Location:** United States-Georgia-Norcross



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



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



**Travel Required:** 30%







**Division Description:**







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: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/energy-management.htm







**Job Description:**







Overview:







The role of Product Manager, Power Panels / Switchboards will be responsible for leading switchboard and power panel product management activities. This will take the form of roadmap, pricing structure and overall PLM activities for the product line. This role will also lead switchboard and power panel growth areas such as 3VA circuit breaker integration and launch of future phases of the Flex Switchboard line.The suitable candidate will have advanced knowledge of the overall electrical apparatus market and its products. On top of this the candidate will have an understanding of the integration of components, such as molded case circuit breaker and air circuit breakers, into the apparatus categories that they are responsible for. Lastly the candidate will have a good working knowledge of the 3VA MCCB and how it is to be integrated into the overall LP apparatus products.







Required Skills, Knowledge and Education:



1. Bachelors Degree Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (preferred). Years of experience in the related field will also be considered as an alternative to technical mechanical or electrical degree. A business or marketing degree is also acceptable as long as there are some years of experience in the electrical industry (minimum 4-6 years) to understand the products sold by EM Low Voltage Products.



2. Molded Case Circuit Breaker / Air Circuit Breaker Knowledge (required).



3. Knowledge of Siemens PLM process (or general project management experience)



4. Sales and marketing experience with organization and execution in the following areas: literature creation, video or brainshark creation, participation in tradeshows and lastly experience calling on customers (preferred).



5. Knowledge of the electrical distribution sales channel (in particular go to market strategies in both the simple and complex apparatus markets.



6. Technical Support or Customer Service experience (preferred)



7. Knowledge of Siemens EM LP COMPAS tool (preferred)



8. Project management experience where working with cross-functional teams (preferred).







Job Family Responsibilities:



The role will be responsible for product management of the switchboard/power panel product line. Travel will make up 30% of this candidates time. This candidate will be responsible for the roadmap and PLM execution of Switchboards and Power panels. Additional responsibility will be educating and training the sales and distribution force about the new products in as efficient manner as possible. The candidate will drive the features and launch required for the final phases of the Flex Switchboard project. Also the candidate will be working with Product Development Engineering to execute the 3VA project and ensure the required features are being met. Another responsibility will be defining more standards to reduce lead-times on switchboards.







Key Working Relationships:



This candidate will be an immediate member of the EM LP SYS product management team (reporting to the Manager, Apparatus Product Management). They will work closely with LP Operations across the switchboard manufacturing plant. They will also work closely with the LP PDE team on product development. Close connection to the 3VA Program office will also be critical as the 3VA product comes on line to displace legacy products like SENTRON and VL. COMPAS / MAP team interactions are also important. From a go to market point of view close connections to both LP business development team as well as LP go to market. It will be important to ensure the proper balance between both long cycle and short cycle business.







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







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 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.







**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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