Project Manager, Automation

18 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We not only have ambitious goals but also a clear agreement on how to achieve them: For us, the means are as important as the ends. Whatever your role at ABB, you can be sure you are helping to create a better world. From building sustainable power plants in remote corners of the world, or improving safety for workers in automotive factories, to developing new technologies to combat pollution, the work we do touches the lives of millions.

We are offering a position as a Project Manager at ABB Oy, Marine and Ports unit in Helsinki. You will be responsible for the management of marine automation system delivery projects. You will be involved in the full life cycle of the project and be responsible for the overall result. You will be managing the work of the project engineering and commissioning teams, starting from the sales phase through to project execution and including design, procurement, manufacturing and commissioning of the system. Commercial and technical follow-up is an essential part of the work. We offer you an inspiring and international working environment and the opportunity to work with leading-edge technology. At ABB, you will have the possibility to develop your professional skills and to access a wide range of career possibilities in Finland and around the world.

We require a B.Sc. or M.Sc. in a relevant field and a few years' project management experience. We appreciate experience in classification or shipyards, preferably project experience related to automation/control systems, PLCs or ships' electrical systems. You have knowledge of the marine and ports business and an understanding of automation systems; familiarity with ships' electrical systems is an advantage. You are a flexible and self-learning team player with good communication skills and a structured way of working. Our customers are global, so this position requires travel to customer sites and an excellent command of English. You are familiar with MS Office, MS Project and Outlook. Knowledge of SAP is beneficial.