Job Title: Project Manager -
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Location: TX - Houston
The business segment is responsible for developing technical enterprise software
solutions for process safety that include products for Relief Systems Management,
Inspection Data Management System, Management of Change and Conceptual
Engineering and Cost estimation. Siemens has a global market leading position in
many of these product areas and is looking to further build upon this market with
continued R&D investment. Our customers are mostly in the Oil & Gas Industry
covering E&P, Midstream, Refining and Petrochemical verticals.
In this role the individual will lead our Software development, test and customer
software support teams. The individual will oversee the execution and coordination of
day to day and scheduled tasks of Software Projects. This person should be able to
demonstrate strong logical and creative problem solving abilities, good oral and
written communication, and excellent analytical skills. The ideal candidate must
flourish in a fast-paced environment and will inspire the team to create innovative
solutions for the software portfolio and supporting our customers.
Ensure high quality our software products and front line interface with our customers
through implementation of the development, test, QA and support processes with
consistent monitoring and reporting
Interface with internal and external stakeholders such as Customer Support, Project,
and Product Management with regard to SDLC milestones, customer support and
Provide leadership in Software Development Activities through adequate
implementation of the Siemens Product Lifecycle Management process and monitor
adherence through various milestones
Provide regular management updates on the status of software operations, including
successes, challenges, and upcoming planning
Implement industry best practices for software development, application
development design, coding, deployment, and documentation standards along
continuous improvement efforts to ensure continuous quality and customer
Ensure successful and timely delivery of software products to meet PLM milestones
and oversee all phases of software development, from planning and design to
development, deployment and ongoing maintenance and support.
Work with Software Architect and developers to provide estimate of various tasks of
different Software releases and monitor team spend against progress for assigned
tasks, provide regular status reports (risks and issues) proactively together with
suggested contingency plans
Responsible for recruiting, performance management, mentoring, training and
development of staff
Develops and manages cost center budgets for software development, test and
support groups and monitors spend against cost center.
Responsible for software QA and test functions while maintaining separation from
development to ensure independent oversight of software quality and testing.
Oversee software support and maintenance post release and deployment and
manage customer IRs in a timely manner while continuously improving support
delivery and customer satisfaction.
Monthly reporting of project status, cost centers and support KPIs
Create an environment where team members understand the vision, are held
accountable, meet commitments, and have strong software engineering discipline
Ensure all product documentation is up-to-date, and the defined process followed
Will be engaged up to 50% in managing product releases and projects related to
software R&D and hence should have requisite experience in project management
activities of planning, monitoring and control of projects both internal and external in
accordance with Siemens product life cycle and project management methodologies.
Required knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:
B S. /M.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or related
7+ yrs. experience in execution and control of all aspects of software development,
from planning and design to development, deployment and ongoing maintenance.
3+ years of proven hands-on management experience with demonstrated success
meeting deliverable and track record of building high performing software
Experience working with both waterfall and agile software development
Must be an independent, self-starter with the ability to set goals and achieve them
with minimal supervision
Strong understanding of range of technologies with focus on Microsoft .NET
Strong understanding of different relational database management systems with
focus on Microsoft SQL server
Experience in building applications using an object oriented programming language
such as Java or C#.
Familiarity with ERP software such as SAP
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with strong technical,
analytical, and problem solving skills
AWS/Azure experience a plus
* Knowledge and experience in software QA and test protocols and implementation
of software test automation utilizing industry tools like Silktest.
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