4 days old
2018-07-122018-08-10
  • Job Code
    314790974
Jobid: 314790974
Job Title: Project Manager II (UAE)
Location: UAE - Dubai

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks a Project Manager who has a strong blend of project management, commercial acumen, leadership and problem-solving skills. Successful candidates will have experience with managing end to end multiple large-scale automation and protection power projects with excellent communication and relationship management skills. If you are Project Manager with demonstrated experience in electric power systems and are interested in applying your skills to promote, support, and develop distribution control products and solutions that serve the electric power industry, we invite you to join our team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the development and introduction of electric power system protection, automation, control, and monitoring products.
  • Coordinate the activities of R&D, Marketing, Customer Service, Sales, Quality Systems, Operations, and other departments as necessary to meet project objectives.
  • Manage one or more complex, cross functional projects with a typical project budget of $1M or more.
  • Establish and execute detailed project plans.
  • Monitor projects using appropriate metrics and provide timely reports on progress to management.
  • Drive consensus decisions among project stakeholders and team members.
  • Ensure project teams follow applicable processes, projects meet cost and schedule objectives, and project deliverable's meet quality and performance objectives.
  • Present to, and communicate effectively with, management and customers on the project's commercial and technical aspects.
  • Continuously identify, measure, and improve processes.
  • Understand. Create. Simplify.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • Two or more years of direct experience in developing and supporting electronic or software products
  • Two or more years project management experience
  • Demonstrated leadership of a technical team
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Project
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to learn technical concepts
  • Demonstrated record of project management accomplishments
  • Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills
  • Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities
  • Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
  • Background check results satisfactory to SEL
  • Negative drug test result(s)


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Knowledge of electric power system protection, integration, and automation practices
  • Knowledge of SEL products


Physical Requirements
None

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

Communication with Applicants

SEL sends an initial e-mail response to all applicants at time of résumé or CV submittal. If you do not receive this communication, please check your SPAM filter and make sure your system is not blocking e-mails from SEL. It is important that you ensure your receipt of this e-mail as SEL may communicate future position updates via e-mail. 

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.


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