Your responsibilities

  • For the R&D product engineering of our fast charging equipment within our R&D organization, ABB Product Group Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure is looking for a R&D Product engineer with the following responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage projects and activities during the life cycle of the products after the release for sales. Coordinate work of multi-location and cross-functional project team/s. Motivate and monitor internal and/or external resources to accomplish all tasks and milestones.
  • Manage the cost, schedule and performance objectives of the projects and its work packages within a global organization. Manage interdependencies between cross-functional workstreams in order to realize specified deliverables and benefits. Ensure appropriate requirements within the projects by partnering with relevant business unit/s or external resources.
  • Ensure understanding of customer value in the projects and acts to ensure customer satisfaction and manage expectations. Take into consideration requirements and demand coming from customers and from internally within ABB.
  • Ensure transparency around change requests, unforeseen results/events and identified risks and ensure that they are properly managed and communicated. Ensure that all opportunities are captured and acted upon.
  • Manage all products variants and customization request in according to the ABB gate model from the request to the release for sales. Work closely with product manager, operation, sales units, development teams, providing the best solution to fulfill the business case and customer satisfaction in terms of response and delivery time, quality level and product performance.
  • Transfer new products from RnD development team to Operation with all the set of documentation (Electrical Schematics, BoM, Working Instruction, Spare parts list, Product Manuals….).

Your background

  • A Master degree or similar with a solid technical background (electrical engineering, mechatronics, electronics, power systems or other) that fits to our a R&D organization
  • Project management skills - typically 2 - 5 years
  • Product Management Certification (PMP or equivalent) is a plus.
  • Strong experience as product engineer, with a strong feeling for software, power electronics, mechanical and electrical understanding,
  • Product standard certification
  • Good knowledge of English and Italian, both written and spoken
  • Perfect communication skills, remote or face to face, with all your peers and management
  • Ability to work independently together with external parties as well as ability to work in team with direct colleagues
  • Good planning, organization and stress management skills
  • Agility, as capacity to change direction fast, is the recommended soft skill to drive the success of the business
  • Team working in an international context