PMO Manager, Turnkey Projects & Electrification Tualatin OR

Tualatin, Oregon
04 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Mobility (MO)
Job Type Regular

Business Unit Turnkey Projects & Electrification
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Mid Level

Req ID 157255
Required Education Bachelors Degree

Location OR - Tualatin
Required Travel 10%

Division Description
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality 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 nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

The Siemens Mobility Division provides efficient and integrated transportation of people and goods by rail and road - all products, solutions and services regarding mobility are handled by the Mobility Division.

For more information, please visit:

Job Description
The Head of Project Management Organization (PMO) for the US Turnkey Projects and Electrification (TPE) organization reports to the Vice President of TPE will play a critical role in driving the profitability of the business unit.

Candidate must be able to lead a team of project managers who manage multi-million dollar project in the rail electrical power industry, provide his/her team with strategic direction, define and hold the team accountable to the planned results, and be self-motivated with the drive to make things happen.

Required skills - Senior project manager with leadership skills. Expert in evaluating and managing project risks and manage project budget, cash and schedule. Excellent negotiation skills to manage the contract, the customer and internal stakeholders.

PMP certification required. Project management excellence principles required. Minimum 10 years experience with managing projects with profit and loss responsibility and the construction, railroad or public transit industry.

Responsibilities include:
- Active support of the business in achieving targets through implementation of project management methods, principles and tools (PM@Siemens)
- Serve as business management spokesperson and business owner in dealings with customers
- Establish and maintain project progress and financial reporting and provide regular updates to the business management

PMO Tasks:
- Achieve process and execution conformity during all phases of the projects from acquisition through the execution phase
- Ensure projects are managed to established set of milestones and a quality gate process is implemented
- Identification of potentially critical projects
- Ensure proper project reporting including financials, risks, opportunities, non-conformance costs
- Establishment of regular best-practice knowledge and lesson learnt sharing

Siemens encourages qualified long-term unemployed individuals to apply for open positions.

Offer of employment with Siemens is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

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, disability status, 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. Click here to learn more.

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision:
Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. Click here to learn more.