In this position, you will be the technical lead and design authority for engineering activities related to power converters, ESS and motors engineering projects in the ABB Traction division in Turgi / Switzerland.
You will drive excellence, making technical recommendations to ensure that engineering activities are effectively executed in accordance with expectations, specifications, standards and safety requirements, while identifying improvement opportunities.
Aiding contract managers with claims related to changes in the project scope, including assessing cost and time impacts, as well as risk quantifications
Providing technical details, costs and deliverables for sales proposals, while assisting project managers in technical reviews and discussions with customers and others
Creating and delivering work plans, resource requirements, proposals, engineering estimates, and risk and opportunity analyses
Resolving complex technical issues both remotely and at customer sites.
Developing your management and communication skills by coaching entry-level engineers, technicians and support teams.
Maintaining and enhancing customer satisfaction by always offering dialogue and excellent service
Working and networking with engineering colleagues, disseminating best practices
Overseeing new subcontracts and assisting the supply chain in managing subcontractors
5-years of experience as electrical / mechanical / control engineer
Experience in project management and engineering techniques, processes and tools, including project planning tools.
A strong focus on safe work practices and dedication to following workplace safety guidelines
A high level of self-motivation, curiosity, and desire to learn about new technologies
A collaborative, solutions-oriented approach with strong written and spoken communication skills
A bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical engineering or similar field
Proficient knowledge in English, very good communication skills in German desirable
Flexible work practices