General Electric Team Lead- Project Engineering Manager in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

About Us:

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE’s power generation business has the largest delivered fleet of gas turbines in the world with more than 7,400 turbines operating in 112 countries, and a manufacturing footprint in the Americas, Europe, and Asia to serve its global customers. The portfolio includes gas turbines, gas engines, steam turbines, generators, HRSGs, controls and more.

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary:

This position is responsible for the delivery of the engineering of the large and complex project from the transfer between ITO/OTR up to the closing of the project. Also define and deploy a core set of principles, process, tools and best practices, and ensure their application in project execution. He will be responsible to ensure collaboration between the Engineering Center of Excellence (CoE) and the assigned Project Engineering Managers.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Lead team of Project Engineering Managers located within Asia Pacific region

  • To define review cycle and organize project engineering review with strong focus on the on time delivery

  • To make applied the engineering processes and tools

  • To challenge the project team on the use of our reference solution and standard solution

  • To participate with the PD/PM in the definition of the engineering management plan,

  • Complex and large project in ITO - Review and validate the engineering execution strategy and participate and validate the Tender validation meeting

  • Complex and large project in OTR - Nominate the project engineering and secure the team mobilization, Validate the Engineering management plan, OTD of engineering work packages,

Manage and control overall engineering workload plan,

oTo structure and define the overall strategy with engineering partners or contractors,

oTo organize the Return of Experience (RoE) to ITO and reference solution,

oSet-up task force with Sub Region Project Leadership when needed in case of engineering

slippage, define mitigation plan and organize the catch-up plan

oTo organize team mobilization and engineering workload review with stakeholders and identify

resource gap and propose mitigation action.

oPeople Management - Lead and manage the team to ensure performance standards, annual

objectives, Ensure the team has the right level of know-how and competency to perform their

responsibilities through coaching and development, Develop the community of PEMs.


•Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in engineering, or a related field

•8+ years’ experience in the OTR projects space and/or related operations experience

•5+ years’ experience leading diverse teams

•Ability to travel 25-50% of the time

Desired Characteristics:

•Broad knowledge of the power generation industry including gas turbine, steam turbine, generator

and combined cycle technology as well as integrated power plant solutions

•Successful experience management of engineering team

•Several experiences in EPC project execution as Project Manager or Project Engineering

•Willingness to work in different locations for short or medium period and to travel world-wide when


•Mastering of engineering process in Power Generation or Power Transmission environment

•Strong influencing and relationship building skills at all levels and with customers

•Outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated presentation skills and ability

to succinctly communicated complex messages

•Strong project management skills in multiple business environments

•Technical and commercial understanding of the power generation industry

•Demonstrated ability to lead in an unstructured environment and achieve results

Locations: Malaysia; Kuala Lumpur