Senior Project Manager Power Distribution Systems

Job Description

We are looking for the best talent to create Low Voltage and Medium Voltage Power Distribution Systems for the datacenters of the future. Come expand your career with us!

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You are an experienced project manager with a proven track record of running complex Low Voltage and Medium Voltage Power Distribution System projects, experienced in large scale Datacenter Projects. 

The role of the PM is to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to scope, timeline and budget. This includes directing or advising resources in a matrixed organization and coordinating the efforts of team members to ensure the timely delivery of projects. The Project Manager will also lead all aspects of quality control throughout the project. Afterward the project will be handed over to our after sales department. As a senior project manager we will challenge you to grow into a program managers role for our biggest clients. If you want more info on our projects, please take a look at our ElectricityMatters magazine

What does this role feel like?
Our scope of works include detailed engineering, manufacturing, delivery, installation, test and commissioning of Low Voltage and Medium Voltage Power Distribution Systems for international datacenter projects – including Sivacon busbar trunking systems, Air and Gas insulated Medium Voltage switchgears – NXAIR, 8DJH, NXPLUS C, modular solutions including ehouse, skid, and frames, Low Voltage Power Distribution Units (PDU), etc. including digital protection and automation systems such as SIPROTEC, etc.
Important is to understand, prepare, and execute a professional and executable project management plan. This plan will bring the maximum momentum to the project and maximum positive energy to the team. One of the main things you will bring to the table is experience in proper stakeholder management – especially at project important milestones i.e. when the engineering phase is to finish after Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) and we are to start site works including installation, test, commissioning, etc., or when Site Acceptance Test (SAT) is to be done.

Since our projects are mainly done in large scale datacenters – and knowing the fast track approaches while execution - your number one priority is always safety!

You are responsible for:
  • Project execution; start from contract signing until handover to employer which includes engineering, manufacturing, logistics, installation and commissioning.
  • HSE (health, safety and environment) management for the complete project, with main focus on site activities.
  • Proactively lead changes in project scope to improve success and minimize risk to the customer and the company
  • Meet with clients to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements for the contracted scope of the project(s).
  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members in a timely and clear fashion.
  • Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals.
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations.
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis.
  • Maintain the relationship with the client and all partners.
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks.
  • Where required, negotiate with other department managers for the acquisition of required personnel from within the company.
  • Coach, mentor, encourage and supervise project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work.
  • Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project.

Your background
  • Proven record of 7+ years as a successful Project Manager
  • Experience in multidisciplinary projects with a focus on Electrical engineering
  • PMP or IPMA certified
  • VCA VOL or ISO 45001 (formal OHSAS) safety certified
  • Expertise in datacenter 
  • Bachelors’ degree in, preferred in electrical engineering or power systems engineering
  • Excellent client-facing and internal presentation skills
  • Positive attitude and can do mentality
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail, multi-tasking skills, Advanced time management and problem solving skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • 25% travel is required.
Our offer
A fulltime job at a stable, international company with a strong brand. You’ll be part of a fast-growing department which realizes projects from the design phase through to delivery and service. Furthermore:
  • A very good salary plus variable income.
  • Exciting projects with phenomenal customers.
  • Informal atmosphere, your own training plan and career opportunities.
  • 40 days’ leave per annum and working arrangements based on the New Working Model.
  • Health budget, buddy and Siemens Shares program.

At Siemens, we foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience. We trust and empower our employees to act as owners, make decisions and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.

We don’t need superheroes, but super minds – We're looking for you!
Can you see yourself learning, growing, and succeeding in this exciting position? If so, we want to meet you!

If you have any questions, please call Marianne van Ruyven, Talent Acquisition specialist at +31 6 10 20 43 60.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.
Screening and an online assessment are part of the application process.
Please do not make use of this vacancy as an acquisition opportunity.

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Nederland N.V.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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