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Global Project Lead Engineer (80-100%)

Global Project Lead Engineer (80-100%)

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

For our traction and e-mobility business in Turgi, Switzerland, we are looking for a committed and passionate Global Project Lead Engineer (m/f/d). In this challenging position, you will be the technical lead and design authority for engineering activities related to rolling stock, Energy Storage Systems, E-bus or heavy electric vehicle propulsion. In close collaboration with local engineering departments around the globe, you will drive excellence by ensuring that engineering activities are effectively executed in accordance with customer expectations, specifications, standards and safety requirements, while identifying improvement opportunities.

This is a position with global grade


This position reports to

Head of Global Technical Project Management

Your responsibilities

  • Technical lead of a team of specialist engineers for complex engineering projects, in collaboration with the commercial project manager
  • Technical representation of the project towards the customer
  • Ensuring project execution within the given time, cost, and quality framework
  • Coaching of technical project managers globally
  • Establishing and maintaining close collaboration with other engineering teams (locally and globally), R&D, product management, project management and other relevant functions
  • Actively promoting the application and continuous improvement of engineering practices and processes

Your background

  • Bachelor, Master or PhD in electrical, software or mechanical engineering
  • At least 5 years work experience in a technical customer focused area, ideally in the field of railway, E-bus or heavy electric vehicle propulsion
  • Technical Project management experience
  • Strong level of self-motivation, curiosity, and a structured approach to work
  • Team player with excellent communication skills in English and preferably in German


  • Canteen
  • Flexible work practices
  • Gym membership

More about us

ABB Traction is a leader in traction technologies, driving innovation in rail and e-mobility. Our propulsion, auxiliary andenergy storage solutions contribute to making transportation more sustainable, while saving energy every day. Ourpeople and culture are the foundation of our success. We all together make the difference for our customers every day.We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). The recruiting process is being led by Sarah Papapoulios, Talent Partner ABB Switzerland Ltd. If you want to discover more about ABB, takeanother look at our website www.abb.comABB Data Privacy Statement:https://new.abb.com/privacy-notice/candidate

Global Project Lead Engineer (80-100%)

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Veröffentlicht am 29.01.2024

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