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Project Engineering Manager

HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) is a product group in Hitachi Energy, which develops, manufacture and sells DC transmission systems on a global market. HVDC technology is used to transmit electricity over long distances and for power transmission via submarine cables. It is also used to connect power systems.  

Are you ready to join Hitachi Energy for a career with no limits and a place where you can be yourself? We are interested to learn more about you and what you can contribute with so don’t hesitate to apply even though you don’t meet all requirements. Our leaders are the engine for bringing the inclusion and diversity of thought to life and we need you who want to be a part of our journey!  

Your responsibilities 

  • In this role you are responsible for initiating, planning, managing, and controlling the engineering scope in one of our complex projects.

  • You coordinate tasks, resources, stakeholders, and any other engineering elements of the project and managing conflicts between different aspects, making trade-offs, and evaluating resources.

  • You maintain a transparent picture of the status of your project, take decisions and make priorities that lead to optimal progress.

  • By anticipating, understanding, and influencing time, cost, and scope, you drive a positive impact on the project's agreed deliveries.

  • You have full responsibility for the engineering part of an EPC (Engineering Procurement Construction) project.

  • In the project, you report to a PD (Project Director), at the same time as you belong to a department with Project Engineering Managers (PEM) and Project Interface Managers (PIM).

Your background  

  • You enjoy working in an organization that values transparency and freedom under responsibility, you contribute with positive energy, innovative thinking, and a genuine commitment.

  • You are naturally curious and have a technical interest.

  • You have experience of working in large complex projects, preferably civil engineering projects and you take on challenges with an innovative and problem-solving approach.

  • You are confident in your leadership role, and you inspire and motivate your project team.

  • As we work in a global organization, you need good knowledge of English. Other languages used within the group are meritorious.

  • We would like you to have a relevant university degree and at least 5 years of experience in project management or similar.

  • If you have experience with HVDC and/or PMI/PMP certifications, it is advantageous.

Location Massy, Île-de-France, France
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-03-21
Reference number R0046462

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. 

We employ more than 40,000 people in 90 countries who each day work with purpose and use their different backgrounds to challenge the status quo. We welcome you to apply today and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.