Systems Driven Product Architect

Plano, Texas
04 Oct 2016
24 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Digital Factory (DF)
Job Type Regular

Business Unit Product Lifecycle Management
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Senior Level

Req ID 155297
Required Education Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

Location TX - Plano
Required Travel 5%

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, Healthcare and Financial Services.

The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.

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Job Description
Job Summary:

Responsible for the architectural definition and direction of a product or set of products in the Teamcenter Applications suite. Maintains and
demonstrates expertise in the product; possesses industry and process knowledge in relevant product areas, and technical knowledge in the
particular discipline. Recognized by internal and external customers as a leader in a variety of areas.  Sought out by others to solve their
most complex of technical problems.

This position will specialize in the definition and evolution of Teamcenter Systems Driven Product Development (SDPD) solutions.

Specific Responsibilities

Specific responsibilities will include:
• Establish architectural direction that provides context for near term product deliverables
o Collaborate with product management and marketing to anticipate future market direction and allow for growth; minimize downstream re-work
• Provide technical ownership and oversight for specific development projects
o Create and maintain architectural deliverables such as Data Model, Use Cases and Implementation Strategy
o Actively contribute to project deliverables such as Agile Stories
o Analyze and resolve technical issues and evaluate design alternatives
o Collaborate closely with other architects and product teams on issues spanning multiple applications or domains
• Represent SDPD Architecture vision to customers, partners and analysts
o Create and deliver product presentations in support of technical pre-sales: demonstrate Siemens SDPD vision/ leadership/ intellectual
o Understand specific customer business processes and issues and explain application of Teamcenter technology and its benefits
o Ensure customer use cases are factored into architectural evolution
• Provide technical leadership and mentoring to other team members
• Author technical publications such as white papers, conference submissions and patent applications

Prerequisites and Essential Functions:

In selecting for this position, we will focus on the following criteria:

Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or other technical discipline

o 10-15 years in Enterprise software product development, with a breadth and depth of experience across the software lifecycle
o At least 5-10 years professional experience in PLM. In-depth experience with Teamcenter products desirable
o Functional domain knowledge/expertise: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Systems  engineering,4th Generation Design (4GD),   Behavioral modeling and simulation,
Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) and embedded systems/software development
o Practical knowledge/general experience: software architecture, software design, software development, software testing, UML, SysML,
business analysis and strategy, customer engagement, agile development
• Demonstrated leadership skills; ability to work independently with minimal supervision
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Experience with global and remote team environments
• Willingness to travel
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.

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