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Siemens Zone Technology Expert - Smart Buildings/Automation - Pacific Zone in Portland, Oregon

Job Family: Engineering

Req ID: 337488

Who designs your future? You do.

Are you looking for a career where you can showcase your technical aptitude and passion for problem solving to ensure your customers can work in a comfortable, safe, and energy-efficient environment? Then look to Siemens!

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Our Culture:

At Siemens, we live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company's success. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, direct their teams, and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.

What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:

Our Smart Buildings help to create efficient, safe, responsive, and responsible environments. Our aim isn’t just about improving buildings, it’s about creating perfect places that improve people’s lives. This position provides expertise on automation, security, or fire products and systems and third-party systems to zone staff. The right candidate will deliver training and technical support for field technicians and specialists and provide advanced technical assistance for sales activities.


  • Diagnose and resolve technical problems on jobs and provide appropriate reports to management.

  • Troubleshoot network, software, and hosted-system malfunctions.

  • Leverage remote connectivity to expedite problem solving with technicians and customers.

  • Collaborate with other Zone Technology Experts to develop and share technical solutions.

  • Stay current with building technology product documentation and communicate updates to Field Technicians and Specialists.

  • Maintain technical expertise on products, tools, and gateways through continuing education initiatives.

  • Coach Field Technicians on company systems and service offerings.

  • Provide technical sales assistance and support on latest company products.

  • Perform product demonstrations and communicate design strategies to Sales Executives.

  • Provide a monthly report to management of all activities performed (sales support, technical and application support, training, mentoring, etc.).


  • This position supports a Siemens customer that requires all employees and vendors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 where permitted by applicable law and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons

  • High school diploma or state-recognized GED required; Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Ability to travel 20%

  • Experience in installing or servicing electronic control systems; 3+ years preferred

  • Microsoft, Cisco, EIT, ASHRE, NICET, or CISSP certifications are a plus

  • Understanding of the design of large, standard jobs and the role that tools, products, and practices play in that design

  • Strong knowledge of industry engineering fundamentals and business operations

  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and engineering software applications

  • Proficient in Bluebeam Revu 2017 or Adobe Pro preferred

  • Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization

  • Must be 21 years of age and possess a valid driver's license with limited violations


  • Competitive salary based on qualifications

  • Health, dental, and vision plans with options

  • Matching 401(k)

  • Competitive paid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays

  • Paid parental leave

  • Company cell phone and laptop

  • Extensive product training and professional career development

  • Education and tuition reimbursement programs available

  • Overtime, on-call pay, and company uniform and vehicle for eligible positions

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, domestic partner status, disability, weight, height or AIDS/HIV status, protected veteran or military status, other categories protected by federal, state, or local law, and regardless of whether the qualified applicants are individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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