Project Lead Engineer

About the Role

Shanghai Shi
Gas Services
Business Unit
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Experienced Professional


Your Profile:

• Experience with leading project engineering teams within electrical, control systems, mechanical or process design related to gas turbines, power plants, or similar. 

• Gas-fired power plant design institute experience is a plus.

• Proficient in understanding and interpreting customer contracts from a technical perspective.

• Experience in working with various industry standards.

• Goal-oriented, responsible, and structured.

• Team work & Collaboration skillsets

• Willingness to take the initiative, solve problems, and lead even though not all information desired at the time may be available.

• Ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form in English and in Chinese and to interface within a wide range of organizations both internally and externally

• Willingness to travel

• Strong emphasis on quality of work and Siemens Energy values

Your Responsibilities:

As a Project Lead Engineer, you’ll lead an engineering project team in a fast-paced, dynamic environment to deliver on comprehensive, complex customer contracts.

• The Lead Engineer has the ownership for the professional management of the respective engineering discipline (civil/electrical/mechanical/piping/plant layout/process) in proposals and projects execution over the entire project lead time.

• Be part of a larger project execution team with responsibility for the delivery of gas turbines with their auxiliary systems and/or other plant equipment/systems.

• Lead engineering teams in a project-oriented and customer-centric environment.

• Together with the project team, define the scope of delivery based on customer contracts and monitor the work with the aim to meet requirements, while reducing risk exposure and creating opportunities.

• Monitoring time schedule of hardware and engineering documents, as well as conduct progress reporting.

• Manage subcontracted engineering resources and collaborate with suppliers and interface partners, as required.

• Coordinate technology-related work between different manufacturing units for different parts of the delivery, e.g. gas turbines, boilers, and steam turbines.

• Support in resolution of site issues/commissioning issues.

• Perform inter-disciplinary co-ordination on day to day basis & follow up for open points

Your Opportunities for personal growth:

The opportunity to engage in an exciting environmental purpose

Possibility to establish and extend the professional network around the world within Siemens Energy, including Product Lines, Engineering, Sales, Project Management, SCM.

On-job training/rotation in project engineering organization, growth on product and process knowledge

Growth from multi-nation business experience

Opportunities of international travel and meeting


"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

In our Business Unit Generation we offer a broad portfolio of cutting edge technologies, services and solutions for centralized and decentralized energy production.

Within our IGT Proposal department, we work on providing competitive and best-fit technical solutions and offers of industrial gas turbine towards our clients with various applications, to meet their demands on heat, power, fuel flexibility, operation flexibility etc.


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