Siemens Project Manager - Intelligent Traffic Systems in Billerica, Massachusetts

Project Manager - Intelligent Traffic Systems

Locations:Billerica, Massachusetts

Job Family: Project Management

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Job Description

Division: Mobility

Business Unit: Intelligent Traffic Systems

Requisition Number: 232744

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Billerica

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Travel Required: 25%

Division Description:

If youreally want to make a difference - make it with Siemens.

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.

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.

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With over 372,000 people working at Siemens, it would be hard to define one single culture. However, we do have values which we like to live by. They're things like providing honest, open feedback, encouraging people to take ownership of projects and supporting entrepreneurialism in the workplace. We like to act as a team at Siemens. We believe if we all work as one, together we can make the world a smarter place.

Job Description:

Siemens Intelligent Traffic Systems is seeking to hire a Senior Project Manager for public construction, maintenance, and stand-alone service contracts related to intelligent traffic systems (ITS) and outdoor lighting. In this role, you will own the customer relationship andmanage complete projects, including the engineering, procurement, and operations team, as well as subcontractors. You will also lead the final design, construction and successful implementation of the project.

You will be the main point for all external and internal parties who are involved with the project and in charge of delivering the project on time, in quality and within budget.This position reports to the East Operations Manager, located in Billerica, MA. You will be working with both internal (Sales, Project Coordinators, Commercial Service Managers) and external (Construction Supervisors, Distributors, Municipal Authorities) customers.

Role and responsibilities:

  • Provides dailyadministrative and technical management of the project, oversees and supportssub project teams, such as but not limited to the engineering and constructionteams in project design and development including scope, subcontractorselection, cost estimation, installation, and project scheduling.

  • Coordinates withvendors and subcontractors to assure competitive cost, best schedule and deliveryfor all project-related equipment, supply installations, and constructionservices.

  • Manages internalproduction and external vendors and subcontractors to ensure quality controland project delivery on time and within budget, while meeting or exceedingcustomer expectations.

  • Provides ongoingproject status updates with all parties throughout design, ramp up,implementation and close out.

  • Evaluatestechnologies and equipment; recommends most suitable for each application.

  • Provides projectreports, documentation, technical assistance, support, and collaboration.

  • Manages projectexpenditures and job cost accounting processes: including accuracy,documentation, approvals, invoicing, payment reporting/accounts receivable, financialforecasting, and tracking/reporting.

  • Ensurescompliance with company, industry, trade, and jurisdictional safety standards,practices and codes.

  • Fosters positiveand effective team development and business relationships at all levels andproject phases.

Specific tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Coordination of all activities andappropriate and efficient handling and utilization of company resources

  • Assistance with estimating, biddingand business development, including the analysis of resources requiredbased on industry knowledge and past project performance metrics

  • Identification and analysis ofsystems requirements and definition of project scope, requirements, anddeliverables

  • Tracking and reporting of team hoursand expenses on a regular basis

  • Managing internal and externalproject budgets

  • Overseeing all aspects of the projectincluding Profit and Loss and analyze project profitability, revenue,margins, bill rates and, utilization

  • Compliance with the Siemens PM@SiemensProcess and Guidelines

Desirable Qualifications:

Industry experience, i.e. managing ITS projects and/or public construction projects, which involve electrical and mechanical, engineering and/or industrial power construction with focus on complex facility infrastructure construction, renovations, retrofits, upgrades, building controls and automation, energy services, and renewable technology is highly desirable.

  • Master Electrician’s license orability to obtain within 6 months is highly desirable, but not required

  • PMI certification or ability toobtain within 6 months

  • PM@Siemens certification level orability to obtain within 6 months

  • 3 years experience in projectmanagement, preferably in the ITS industry

  • Experience using SAP for accountingand/or project management functions

  • Ability to organize and perform avariety of tasks and meet stringent timelines

  • Well-versed in project managementconcepts, practices, and procedures

  • Knowledge of statistics and thedevelopment and tracking of metrics and project KPI’s

  • Self-motivated and possess theability to learn Siemens processes and applications independently and stayup to date on changes

  • Ability to generate revenue bypromoting client services

  • Ability to create and manage projectplans within MS Project and/or any other electronic applications asrequired.

  • Advanceddegree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable

Strong communication and presentation skills (verbal and written)

Proficient computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, Project, Power Point, etc.

Valid Drivers’ License in good standing, issued by resident state.

May be required to pass security clearance investigation.

Requires on-call response and travel up to 25%

Why Siemens?

  • Competitive compensation.

  • Excellent health, vision,and dental plans with many options from which to choose.

  • All employees receive LifeInsurance, Short, and Long-Term Disability coverage.

  • 401k match dollar for dollarup to 6% of gross salary.

  • Education reimbursementprograms available.

  • Extensive product trainingand professional career development.

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.


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