Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Product Lifecycle Management-PLM
Requisition Number: 232864
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Cincinnati
Other Locations: United States-
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 40%
Siemens Digital Factory offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly-integrated hardware software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide.
Siemens PLM Software, a Plano, Texas-based business unit of the Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Manufacturing Operations
Management (MOM) software, systems and services with over nine million licensed seats and more than 77,000 customers worldwide.
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The Solution Architect is responsible for the successful application of the Advantedge Siemens PLM implementation methodology to deliver high quality PLM implementations. The Solution Architect will be expected to provide leadership, overall technical direction to the team, and guidance to the customer based on Siemens Advantedge best practices. Our Solution Architects are thought leaders in the CP&R and Med Device verticals and will be expected to provide guidance to the entire vertical on Industry Best Practices. The Solution Architect position will be reporting to the CP&R (Consumer Products and Retail) and Medical Device vertical Director. Experience in CP&R and/or Med Device industries would be a plus for this position, but, not required.
Leadership of the project team and customer to deliver project goals
Oversee all aspects of the technical project. Ensure that Advantedge best practices are followed and that the functional specification is implemented correctly
Direct the offshore team to successfully implement documented functional specifications
Assist the Project Manager with estimates, detailed work breakdown structure, and enforcement of scope for the project.
Become a trusted advisor to the customer to steer customer towards Siemens Best Practices.
Authoring of functional specs to document all detailed implementation information for the project.
Working with QA lead to execute our Quality Assurance process
Run workshops to execute the Solution Definition portion of Advantedge.
Effectively communicate design direction to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.
Support the Engagement Manager on preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications.
Manage customer expectations across project cycle.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college, preferably with software engineering background, Advanced Degree may be substituted for industry experience.
Multiple years designing Teamcenter solutions
Experience in the technical leadership of large software implementation projects
Demonstrated experience using Advantedge methodology or best practices to help implement a large software implementation project.
Excellent presentation skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, to present complex issues to multi-level audiences and effectively communicate progress, status and issues to internal and external Customers.
Experience leading offshore team on implementation projects.
A commitment to drive implementation success in a highly competitive market
Ability to interpret and report results to senior management as well as customer
Location: Any Major U.S. City
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Preferred CP&R industry background and experience
Preferred experience with the project management of PLM projects
Preferred knowledge of Iterative Development methodologies