Project Manager – HV / MV Substation Projects


    Grid Technologies

    A Snapshot of Your Day

    In Siemens Energy, projects could last from 6 months to several years and you will be the overall project manager for 1 or more projects depending on the complexity and volume of the projects.

    You will have a close collaboration with the tender management department, as well as finance and procurement functions.

    How You’ll Make an Impact

    You will lead the execution of electrical substation projects within energy transmission sector. Your involvement in the project starts during the tender phase and it continues all the way through execution until the projects is handed over to Services (Operations). Focus areas:

    • Project management with full responsibility for operational performance.
    • Monitoring and controlling of contractual, commercial, and technical project related topics.
    • Engagement and project team leadership to ensure project success by utilizing team members abilities.
    • Direct communication with customers and sub-contractors.
    • Preparation and presentation of decision-making material for Steering Committees and Senior Management meetings
    • Overall QHSE, Contract and Site responsibility.

    What You Bring

    • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical, power systems engineering or similar.
    • 5+ years of project management experience in the construction of complex energy projects (high voltage substations and/or FACTS projects).
    • Extended experience in working with various types of construction contracts e.g., FIDIC.
    • Commercial understanding and ability to work with complex cost and risk management concepts.
    • Knowledge of Quality and HSE management concepts and tools.
    • Customer focused and motivated to work across different cultures in an international environment.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication and leadership skills for co-working with colleagues and stakeholders with various professional backgrounds.
    • Having advanced IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft Project and Autocad.
    • Language competencies in Portuguese and English. Other languages are considered as an advantage.
    • PMP or IPMA certification is considered as an advantage.
    • Flexible and willing to travel when required.

    About the Team

    Become part of an open and dynamic culture where professional and personal development is high on the agenda. We offer you an educational everyday life in an international work environment with exciting challenges. Our success is built by our innovative and skilled employees, who with their curiosity and high professional proficiencies build new knowledge and help to find answers to some of the world’s most difficult questions.

    We prioritize responsibility for the health and well-being of our employees and offer many employee benefits such as training facilities. We work with work life balance to build mutual, flexible working conditions.

    Who is Siemens Energy?

    At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

    Our global team is committed to making balanced, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

    Find out how you can make a difference at Siemens Energy:

    Our Commitment to Diversity

    Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity, we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is motivated by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.

    We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


    • Competitive salary
    • Company paid Health and wellness benefits
    • Pension fund available if you want to subscribe with advantages offered by the company
    • Medical centre available on campus for all employees
    • Meal allowance
    • Canteen with a variety of healthy offers
    • Flexible working model (home office)
    • 5 extra days (“Pontes” / “Bridges”), defined by the board, that everyone enjoys if not working abroad
    • We offer your birthday as a holiday whenever it falls on a weekday
    • Free car parking including free charging stations for electric vehicles
    • Gym available so you can look after your wellbeing
    • Among others