Senior Project Manager

Siemens Corporation Riverside , CA 92501

Posted 3 months ago

Mobility in the United States is in the middle of a technological revolution. Siemens Mobility Inc., Intelligent Traffic Systems (ITS) is a partner to agencies and companies in their transformation combining existing infrastructure with forward-looking, application-driven technology that meets tomorrow's needs today.

We at ITS help make agencies smarter by providing a path to a tailor-made transportation ecosystem that is more digital, connected, and integrated and deliver solutions in the areas of Central and Adaptive Control, Advanced Traffic Management, and Smart Lighting. Also providing Connected Vehicle solutions (V2I) and Mobility-as-a-Service we are at the forefront of Smart Cities Mobility solutions.

In this exciting environment an opportunity is available for an experienced and motivated Senior Project Manager to join our project team.

Position Overview

Siemens Mobility is seeking a Senior Project Manager to join our project team in Riverside, CA. Successful candidates will have spent at least 10 years in progressively responsible positions in ITS solutions and transportation infrastructure projects exceeding $30 M in budget. Ideal candidates will have experience working in CA projects, with project controls (including cost and risk management), claims management, commissioning and integration.

Candidates have experience in managing road infrastructure engineering and construction on projects for Advanced Traffic Management Systems (ATMS) and Smart Cities solutions. They will be responsible for leading project teams during project execution and guarantee meeting business goals and customer satisfaction by executing the project on time and in budget.

The role requires a proven track record of solid leadership, technical, organizational, and communication skills and as well as professional engineering experience in the transportation industry.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering. MBA or M.S. degree preferred with specialization in ITS preferred

  • 10 years of experience in ITS industry i.e. projects and/or public construction projects, which involve electrical and mechanical, engineering and/or industrial power construction with focus on complex facility infrastructure construction, renovations, retrofits, upgrades, energy services, and renewable technology is highly desirable

  • PMP certification, PMI

  • Professional Engineering (P.E.) license, CA preferred

  • Outstanding communication, leadership, interpersonal and customer intimacy skills

  • Oversee the engineering, procurement and construction for a large-scale road construction deployment of vehicle (including bicycle) and pedestrian detection at signalized intersections towards providing fully actuated control as well transit signal priority and adaptive signal control

  • The above includes data collection, design and engineering, field deployment, testing and commissioning, documentation and training as well as other activities necessary to deliver a complete ITS solution

  • Journeyman Electrician Certification/Card and/or IMSA Traffic Signal Technician Certification

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, project specifications and project plans.

Detailed Responsibilities

Project Implementation

Project Management

  • Deliver project on time, in budget and in line with required quality

  • Coordinate with internal departments and external partners

  • Successfully deliver the project based on customer requirements and Siemens (PM@Siemens) project management guidelines

  • Lead project teams and direct subject matter experts, support functions, and third-party partners to execute customer projects and achieve project targets

  • Interface and communicate with the customer, suppliers and subcontractors on all project related topics, risks and opportunities

  • Performs detailed planning of the work packages, the resources needed and time schedule. Organizes and supervises the interface, requirements and configuration management

  • Ensures compliance with regards to technical, deadlines, commercial and qualitative project targets in consideration of guidelines

  • Defines the technical measurement criteria and control factors for the project

  • Identifies early deviations in the project and problem causes and proposes sustainable solutions

  • Apply both PMP and Professional Engineering principles

Customer Intimacy

  • Professional and eloquent communication with vendors, subcontractors, engineering consultants and customers

  • Lead customer facing activities (customer interviews, Q/A sessions, project

milestone meetings, design approvals, final acceptance procedures) from project start

to final project acceptance

  • Drive all external and internal offer approval and release requests and processes in

expedited manner and with highest quality

Siemens recognizes that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We therefore strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool.


Job ID: 188015

Organization: Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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