Energy Automation Engineering Team Leader

Schneider Electric Dubai Silicon Oasis, Dubai

About the Job

Job Description:

SE's Energy Automation Team is looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to lead our delivery engineering team in the field of Digital Energy Automation and Management.

Job Requirements

  • Staff the project team (Project Technical Leaders, Design, Application and Commissioning Engineers) properly with hard and soft skills to deliver quality systems to the customer satisfaction.
  • Support on Monthly Sales Reviews and Forecast exercises, to ensure a smooth follow-up and adherence to the team's execution KPIs.
  • Lead local Monthly workload reviews, using resource planning tools, to align business forecasts with resourcing plans and to manage (anticipate and react) workloads to handle overloads and minimize under-absorption.
  • Continuously monitor the resourcing mix (SE engineers, Sub Contractors and Remote back-office engineers) and search for new talent to secure the technical talent for SE, while optimizing resourcing costs.
  • Work with Sourcing manager to optimize subcontractors cost and Manage relationship and rate agreements with Remote Back Offices ( REP).

  • Implement periodic technical Assessments Audits for our technical talent and suppliers, to measure the skillset.
  • Align business needs with team skills: work with Solution Architects to develop training plans.
  • Coach and support Engineering team on technical project execution.
  • Ensure Technical Design Process deployment and the industrialization of Engineering best practices such as (Design process, Customer interfacing, FAT,SAT commissioning, Safety procedures).
  • Implement a system for technical knowledge capture and sharing, technical succession and lessons learned.
  • Work with CPO to develop or enhance tools to Automate and standardize our engineering processes and documentation.

Mandatory Qualifications
  • Excellent command of English Language (Both Spoken & Written); Arabic and French are an advantage
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Electronic or Computer Engineering
  • Strong Engineering background (+10 Years in Project Delivery for Industrial Segments )
  • Experience in Managing teams (+3-5 years). Management training or degrees are an asset.
  • Specific experience in delivery of Digital Control & Monitoring Systems projects. Strong Preference for deep technical knowledge in or experience with SE's Digital systems portfolio eg: EcoStruxure Substation Operation (ie: PACiS), Ecostruxure Power Scada Operation (ie: PowerScada Expert), or Citect, Foxboro, Titatium, Wonderware or alternately similar systems from SE's Industry Peers (GE, ABB or Siemens)
  • Experience in Utility or Oil&Gas Automation projects.
  • UAE Driving License

Applicant's Qualities

• Impeccable Professional, driven with a proven track record on measurable successes and peer recognition.
• Very organized and methodical and can create clear plans and strategies and implement them.
• Leadership potential and skills, can win the confidence of his/her colleagues.
• Great communication and presentation skills, comfortable and convincing in presenting to customers, higher management and other stakeholders.

Submitted Resumes should not be longer than 2 pages - longer Resumes will not be reviewed.