Senior Customer Project Manager - SYS
Houston , Texas
December 11, 2017

Schneider Electric™ creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment: .

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What do you get to do in this position?

Oversees and monitors project engineering activities and deliverables for timely completion, schedule adherence and cost control, while ensuring project deliverables meet project requirements. Identifies problem areas or concerns and resolves these issues as needed. Reviews project specifications for quality and accuracy. Works with the design and manufacturing teams to execute projects within technical, cost and schedule requirements. Develops and defines project deliverables, along with key input from other departments, for defining the project schedule and establishing an agreed project milestone payment schedule. Reviews required documentation deliverables. May assist and or lead in the development of system specifications, FAT and SAT documents.

Ensures system testing and factory acceptance test are performed according to quality standards. Commits to project schedules and budgets and provides status documentation on projects. Reviews project activities and identifies potential change order or scope modifications as necessary. Develops and modifies project budget activities for new and existing projects. Ensures appropriate field startup and commissioning support where required. Acts as the main point of contact with customers. Interface with customers on technical and contractual details. Provides commercial leadership for projects and oversees the engineering of control solutions to project specifications. Provides monthly project updates utilizing internal tools to report project schedule and financial status. Routinely interfaces with engineering managers, project engineers, engineering technicians, sales marketing, proposals, finance and customer service groups.

This job might be for you if:

BS Degree in Engineering or associated field.

Minimum of 5-7 years of related experience in the industrial process controls and instrumentation field.

A seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding and knowledge of industrial process controls and instrumentation including turbomachinery and safety instrumented systems is required. Resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways. This job is the fully qualified, career-oriented, journey-level position at which career may plateau.

Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.

Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments. Determines and develops approach to solutions. May function as project lead or supervise/mentor other personnel.

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We're looking for people with a passion for success - on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric: .

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A little about us:
We’re the global specialist in energy management and automation. Our technologies ensure that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.

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