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Project Manager for HVDC Valves Product Management

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) is a product group in Hitachi Energy, that develops, manufactures, and sells DC transmission systems on a global market. HVDC technology is used for example to transmit Power over long distances, on overhead lines or via submarine cables. Find out more about our world leading technology at We are looking for a Project Manager to the Product Management team in the HVDC Products organization, and we are interested to learn more about you and what you can contribute. For this position you can be based in Västerås or Ludvika.

Your responsibilities

  • Manage and define the structure of technical information of HVDC Valve products, and support the implementation of a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) system
  • Drive smaller product development projects
  • Drive process improvement projects
  • Manage the Change Control Board (CCB) for HVDC Valve Products
  • Support the hand-over and implementation of new products from RnD

Your background

  • Experience and Knowledge in HVDC technology, Power Electronics and/or High Voltage Products is a merit
  • Preferably you have Leadership experience and skills to thrive in a dynamic environment with technical challenges
  • Engineering degree, or other higher education with experience in technical writing and management of technical information
  • Experience from Product Management, Configuration Management or Change Control in an Engineer-to-order (ETO) business is a merit
  • Fluency in English is required, Swedish is a merit
  • As a person, you
  • are systematical and structured
  • enjoy learning
  • are communicative and engage others
  • like complex tasks

More about us

Are you ready for a new exciting challenge? Does the above description sound like you? Welcome to apply by 24th of February! Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, so don’t delay – apply today   Recruiting Manager Annika Lokrantz, will be happy to answer your questions regarding this position. Union representatives - Sveriges Ingenjörer; Mikael Hjort, + 46 107 38 29 86; Ledarna: Christer Fridlund, + 46 107-38 29 12; Unionen: Fredrik Holmgren, +46 107 38 21 85. All other questions should be directed to Talent Partner Petra Berggren, 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 are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.  #LI-NEU1

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Location Ludvika, Dalarnas County, Sweden
Job Type Full-Time
Type of role Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)
Contract Regular/Permanent

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