Customer Project Engineer (m/f/d) job at Berlin, Berlin, Germany

GE Renewable Energy

About GE Grid Solutions:
At GE Grid Solutions we are electrifying the world with advanced grid technologies. As leaders in the energy space our goal is to accelerate the transition for a more energy efficient grid to full fill the needs of tomorrow. With a focus on growth and sustainability GE Grid Solutions plays a pivotable role in integrating Renewables onto the grid to drive to carbon neutral. In Grid Solutions we help enable the transition for a greener more reliable Grid. GE Grid Solutions has the most advanced and comprehensive product and solutions portfolio within the energy sector.

Why we come to work: At GE Renewable Energy, our engineers are always up for the challenge – and we’re always driven to find the best solution. Our projects are unique and interesting, and you’ll need to bring a solution-focused, positive approach to each one to do your best. Surrounded by committed, loyal colleagues, if you can dare to bring your ingenuity and desire to make an impact, you’ll be exposed to game-changing, diverse projects that truly allow you to play your part in the energy transition.

What we offer:
• Working in an international team which is part of global Engineering HVDC Centre of Excellence within Grid Integration based in Berlin/Germany or Stafford/UK.
• A key role in a dynamic, international working environment with a large degree of flexibility of work agreements
• Competitive benefits, and great development opportunities.

 

Job Description
Customer Project Engineer will be leading the projects in the warranty phase along with the project manager working towards project closure. The role involves closing remaining project punch list, documentation and the handling process and communication. The role involves managing interface with many internal and external stakeholders, including customers. This position will provide the candidate an ideal opportunity to develop problem solving and communication skills in a global environment and build up a network within the HVDC community. The position will be guided by professional practices and policies that are shaped by the role.

 

Roles and Responsibilities

Serves as the technical leader/manager to develop a scope of reaming completion works, prepare a schedule and monitor engineering activities for customer projects.
Provide technical leadership and interface with Project Manager to estimate cost to completion of the project.
Responsible to interfaces and co-ordinate various stakeholder to close project warranty scope.
Own the project plan for warranty engineering scope, Engineering mobilisation planning, on-time delivery and business process adherence, raise change request where appropriate.
Implementing process and ensure quality of deliverables
Leading project engineering resources to deliver engineering scope.
Responsible for customer management for technical scope of remaining project works.
Uses technical experience and expertise for data analysis to support recommendations and uses multiple internal and limited external sources outside of own function to arrive at decisions.
Ensure project on-time delivery and reduce Cost of Poor Quality
Required Qualifications

Engineering degree or equivalent including power systems and power electronics subjects or proven equivalent knowledge and experience in HVDC business.
In depth experience in HVDC industry including HVDC station equipment and design.
Strong sense of urgency and ability to identify and manage team organisational risks
Strong written and verbal communication skills, experienced in creating and presenting to other stake holders.
Experience in technical leadership
Willing to travel to support projects globally.
Desired Characteristics

Interpersonal and leadership skills.
Demonstrate ability to analyze and resolve problems.
Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs. Established project management skills.
Experienced working alongside GE would be advantageous although non-critical.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.gecareers.com.