This position is accountable for managing Data Center Customer project deployment and Testing & Commissioning site activities management of client’s site. This include leading the Deployment of Application for Building Management System / Power Monitoring System in Japan. Act as on-site technical lead to support obtaining the required technical information and lead the technical on-site activities through design, installation, deployment and Testing & Commissioning phase.
Key responsibilities / functions:
Lead technical discussion and clarification with the customer acting as key contact person for all technical related topics. Under Project Manager and Application Manager leadership support engineering deliverables development through continuous communication with team members and perform regular technical status reports. Take active part in meetings with the customer, consultants, contractors and commissioning agents. Prepare and conduct Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) with the customer.
Plan workforce requirements and lead the Testing and commissioning activities including Local Hardware Settings, Field RTU Settings and Configurations, Point to Point tests, Functional tests and Integrated System Tests liaising with the Testing consultant, main contractor, client and internally with Project Manager and the team members.
Work closely with Project Manager and team members to ensure relevant timelines are met, quality of testing activities and documentation is as per customer standards/specifications and SE Quality policy.
Support the submittal preparation and obtain customer approval on basic and detailed design of integrated solutions in line with the contract (technical, time & performance requirements)
Ensure documentation relating to the project is properly and promptly dealt with in the correct contractual manner. Production and control of RFI's, production of related design, engineering and commissioning documentation and operating and maintenance manuals in line with project requirements.
Support the project manager in order to maintain tools to track and index status and completion daily, and update internal and external teams on daily/weekly basis on progress and any obstacles/delays
Work in close collaboration with customer’s project teams, consultants, main contractor, 3rd party vendors and technical leaders for sub-parts to understand the project milestones & deliverables and contribute to the overall profitability of projects and to achieve high level of customer satisfaction.
Identify any potential changes on the job versus the contract or agreed design. Work closely with Project Manager to specify the change and its implications including the quotation until getting the variation order which will contribute to Project Margin Improvement.
Master from technical perspective all technical parts of the delivery sub-contracted to external vendors in strong coordination with purchasing team. Implement clear and meaningful scoping of subpart of project scope to insure effective progress and completion monitoring
Alert on a possible non-technical feasibility as soon as identified. Provide necessary reporting to the PM and management.
Knowledge of HVAC applications including Chiller Systems, Air Handling Units, Fan Coil units, Computer Room Air Handlers, Mechanical ventilation units, Sanitary and Plumbing, Fire Alarm, Low voltage, EPMS Applications for Medium/High Voltage Electrical systems, ATS, Generator, UPS and other miscellaneous systems.
Degree in Engineering or equivalent from a recognized institution
Ability to communicate in English will be an advantage
Working experience in Japan and APAC in Data Center BMS environment
5 years’ experience in technical field of expertise (HVAC and chiller control systems, BMS, Power monitoring systems, etc)
Experience in project management roles will be an advantage
Proven ability to lead with agility functional and remote technical team having different fields of expertise
Able to work under pressure with tight schedules
Able to communicate in concise and synthetic manner complex technical issues/topics
Able to take decisions in complex context based on imperfect/missing conditions
Proven expertise OR ability to learn and excel very fast with new BMS/EMS platforms
Excellent problem solving and organization skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with customers and company colleagues.
Willing to travel for training and business purposes at frequency rate of about 30%