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APAC NC MMS Technical Lead

Your responsibilities: 

  • You will be accountable for providing central technical expertise, support, and leadership for ESS & NC APAC OU’s Network Control MMS-related opportunities, projects, and installed base including:
  • You will be responsible for through breadth and depth of advanced technical knowledge, providing application and system subject matter expertise and leadership for MMS and related systems.
  • You will be responsible for setting goals and objectives for team members for the achievement of operational results.
  • You will be responsible for providing mentoring, guidance, and training to technical team members.
  • You will be responsible for developing regional MMS-related best practices/templates for implementation and support.
  • You will be responsible for providing consultation to your team members, peers, management, and Global Product Group (GPG) teams, regarding short-term and long-term system goals and technology roadmap.
  • You will be responsible for technical / engineering resource identification and planning and management for projects and operations including forecasting and hiring (business case justified).
  • You will be responsible for providing technical thought leadership for highly complex projects as needed.
  • You will be responsible for leading architecture, design, and implementation efforts for fostering technical innovation within the team and leading by example when developing solutions.
  • You will be responsible for working with customers to understand their requirements and ongoing strategy to provide or develop technical solutions for meeting their short-term and long-term business goals.
  • You will be responsible for working with the lead center and other relevant stakeholders to manage all escalated design and implementation issues to proper closure.
  • You will work with vendors and senior leadership directly as well as engineers, IT specialists, architects, and analysts from various disciplines to achieve desired business outcomes.
  • Problems faced may be difficult and typically are complex.
  • You will ensure policies, practices, and procedures are understood and followed by direct reports, customers, and stakeholders.
  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity means taking responsibility for your actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your background:

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, Computer Science, Power Systems Engineering, or similar or 10 plus years of experience in similar roles.
  • Minimum 10 years of MMS experience in the implementation and maintenance of complex software and or engineering projects.
  • Hands–on experience with an MMS vendor system (Hitachi Energy (ABB), GE, Siemens). And SQL based on RDBMS databases.
  • Coding experience in languages such as C++, Python, PERL, etc.
  • Excellent operating system skills, including Windows Server, Windows desktops, and Linux / Unix flavors.
  • Proficiency with server hardware, virtualization, and networking, experience with Factory and Site Acceptance Testing, and experience integrating complex software systems.
  • Experience within asset-intensive industries; specifically, utilities, transportation, and public infrastructure preferable.
  • Demonstrable outstanding mentoring skills and experience for direct reports and to support peers and colleagues to achieve targeted results.
  • Proficiency in both spoken & and written English language is required.

Location Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Job type Full time
Experience Management
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2023-11-29
Reference number R0035869

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.