Siemens Cloud Team Lead - SW House in Chicago, Illinois

Cloud Team Lead - SW House

Locations:Chicago, Illinois

Job Family: Research & Development

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Job Description

Division: Building Technologies

Business Unit: Region Americas

Requisition Number: 227100

Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Chicago

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.

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Position Overview

Are you ready to lead a team ofhighly motivated and talented building technology engineers, building the cloudapplications that will help to efficiently operate buildings, reduce energyconsumption and provide analytics to proactively service building equipment?

  • You will lead a highly motivated, agile team thatdevelops cloud applications that extend the Building Automation portfolio.

  • You are responsible to lead a growing team of 15-20engineers responsible for software architecture, software development andtest as well as project leadership.

  • You will part of a team of like-mindedleaders responsible for a variety of software products in Siemens BuildingTechnologies’new Software Hub in downtown Chicago.


  • Responsible for team performance, development andmanagementofinternal resources as well as contingency labor

  • Act as a role model and evangelist for modern softwaredevelopment practices

  • Develop and mentor team members to grow stronger andmore efficient teams and identify future leaders

  • Collaborate with local and global partners and peers tocreate transparency, establish direction and generate customer value

  • Identify improvement needs, develop improvement plansand deliver within committed schedules

  • Responsibleforexecutingfunctional department strategy in collaboration with leads from otherteams to support realization of business strategy

Required Knowledge/Skills,Education, and Experience

  • Preferablyadvanced degree in ComputerScience or related field of study

  • 5-8 years experience in software development,preferably with background in cloud development

  • 3-5 years experience in leading teams in a managerialcapacity

  • 3-5 years experience with agile software development

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Experience working with teams from different culturesand backgrounds

  • Travel required for 5% of time for alignment withglobal partners

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

  • Proven experience with user-centered design andusability

  • Proven experience with cybersecurity,especially in cloud environments

  • Backgroundin building automation domainpreferred

  • Hands-onexperience with SAFe and/or lean development practicespreferred

  • Proven skills using Jazz platform, Git, hands-onknowledge in any cloud development platform

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