Technical Project Manager – Siemens – Riyadh – Saudi Arabia

Job Description
As TPM, you will provide a strategic function for the Siemens Advanta business, operating at the intersection of technical solution design, client engagement and project / program management and -delivery. You will work in close collaboration with the project team and our complex stakeholder community. Ensuring successful implementation of our custom-tailored technical solutions will be your core responsibility.
Thereby, you will responsible of addressing the needs of our international top-tier clients end-to-end – from concept definition to proof of concept and minimum viable products to scaled up solutions, including rollout and handover to operations. You will be required to draw on experiences in supporting the transition of technologies and solutions from PoC to full scale solution / matured product. As such, you must be fluent in DevOps practices and readily able to apply agile techniques into such environments, whilst employing traditional waterfall principles where required for effective project delivery.

Responsibilities include:
Identification and clear definition of deliverables
Successful management across the entire project lifecycle including scoping, planning, monitoring and controlling, deliverable tracking and deployment
Managing project execution to meet predefined objectives and outcomes against challenging timelines in multinational environments
Implementing and overseeing project schedules with high-level organization skills to collaborate with project managers and technical experts
Identifying and resolving pain points in both technical and business solutions in close collaboration with technical teams and stakeholders
Managing multiple teams across different nationalities and time zones
Supervising team members and ensure on-time and on-quality delivery
Holding regular technical team meetings to help address any questions or challenges
Creating project plans with relevant team members
Preparing project reports for senior management
Planning, creating, mapping, and monitoring storyboards and sprints for development teams
Issue resolution in sprints (Scrum Master)
Product vision development (Product Owner)

What you need to make real what matters.
You have a deep understanding of IoT solutions and combining soft- and hardware components into wholistic solutions that serve a business purpose
Proven experience in waterfall- and agile delivery methodology (PMI, SAFe, Nexus, SCRUM or comparable)
Strong understanding of business challenges and economics
Strong understanding of DevOps, AI/ML, digital stack and strong capability to keep up with latest digital trends
3+ years of experience in one or more of the following industries:
Digital Utility (power transmission, distribution, smart grid)
Energy, Utilities (water, gas, heat)
Infrastructure & asset management and performance
Distributed, and renewable, energy assets (including electro-mobility)
Smart Building & Districts
Net Zero, circular economy and energy services
Food & Beverage
Industrial Equipment

Excellent communication skills
Excellent people management skills and experience in navigating complex stakeholder environments
Master’s degree in computer sciences, business informatics, systems engineering or similar
3-5+ years of experience as a delivery / program / project lead for software development projects
Experience working with clients and partners in requirement gathering, business systems analysis, conducting workshops, design & delivery of solutions
Desire to have or have TOGAF or similar experience in solution design
Ability to produce documentation and deliverables to support end to end design
Ability to present to peers and customers alike the vision of the solution
Understanding of cloud technologies (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP) or SaaS offerings (e.g. Salesforce)
Strong organisational skills and experience of resource management, working as part of, or leading, high performing teams
Ability to support creation of status reports and articulate summaries of key risks, issues, and dependencies
Abreast with latest trends, challenges & technological changes in the chosen domain
Bring your individuality to work – someone who brings passion and energy to your day-to-day work is key!

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