Product specialist / Project Coordinator EV Charging Infrastructure

Basic Info

Rijswijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Job type
Project Management
Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner in ABB Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees.

Are you smart and energetic enough to join the EVI team, showing an effective and passionate contribution to the team? If that’s that a YES, then let’s sit down and have a talk to see where you can fit in the team and enjoy the fun of working in the rapidly emerging EV market. Making sure ABB will stay the number one in the exploding EV charging market!

ABB is market leader in fast charging solutions which enable 15-30 min. charging time for electric cars, a game-changing technology which allows mass adoption of clean transportation.
Next to charging systems, our web-connected fast charging solutions offer a wide range of connectivity features such as remote monitoring, remote management & assistance, payment system and smart-grid integration. In 2016, based on the same technology platform ABB launched an automated fast charger for electric busses, which can recharge an electric city bus in 5-10 minutes without any driver intervention.

This product line is now commercially rolled out. Therefore we are looking for a: Project Leader EV Charging Infrastructure, who will also guide and support other project managers in different counties, doing similar projects for the first time.
For our application team in Rijswijk, we are looking for a:

Product specialist / Project Coordinator EV Charging Infrastructure

You start being the product specialist who is fully responsible to centrally support new EV charging products used in projects worldwide, the works are a wide variety of task to make sure the products have a well prepared and understood touch down in a country service organization.
Once you get more knowhow your tasks can be expended supporting also local and global sales, R&D with new product introductions and/or program managing larger accounts.
How your day could look like, just a random pick of the task which could occur:
- join an installation kickoff meeting in Spain and initially support the local project managers with your project/product expertise,
- Create a new training with the input of R&D and service,
- Organize and give a training for a group of colleagues from different counties in Holland or in Singapore,
- Join a first commissioning in Italy and create the site acceptance test procedure for 0,5MW truck charger,
- Be a program manager for a larger customer including contract management, implement specific technical customizations and optimizations,
- Support sales in creating a tender document for London,
- Act as a product specialist in sales meetings in Amsterdam,
- Guide R&D pilot projects in Sweden and give field feedback to improve the product,
- Make sure the installation manuals and products are continuously improved using the field feedback,
- Support the I-Pace trophy race at the formula-E in Hongkong or Berlin
- Join the Friday afternoon frying pan snack time with your colleagues in our head office in Rijswijk

Requirements :
- You have a technical degree (HBO or TU level);
- you will be pro-actively contacting the customers;
- You like to interact with the clients to interpret their needs and requirements;
- You have a proven working experience as a Project manager/Engineer in a commercial environment;
- You have an electrical-mechanical engineering background able to read, electrical, civil and mechanical designs;
- You are a perfect communicator and a team-player with excellent organizational skills;
- You are a stress resistant person with lots of flexibility and creativity;
- You are a punctual person who performs the actions in a timely manner with a short response time also keeping;
- Coordination of the projects on time, within budget and within scope;
- You have a good knowledge of Dutch and English;
- Willing to travel;

We offer:
you a varied job in an international group that attaches great importance to the development of its staff, as well as to quality and safety. In this position, we also offer you the opportunity to specialise in ABB products and systems. Of course, we offer you a competitive and attractive package of employment conditions.

Register your CV and apply online via by clicking on 'Werken bij ABB'. If you have any further questions regarding this vacancy, please, don’t hesitate to contact Robel Kidanemariam, George Hintzenweg 81, 3068 AX Rotterdam, tel.: + 31 (0)10-4078680

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