Schneider Electric Manager, Project Management in Malaysia

We are currently seeking a professional to join Schneider Electric as Head of Project Management

Location: Selangor, Malaysia

In this role, you will


  • Mentor and guide the in executing the local big Mission Critical Infrastructure Data Center Projects.
  • Manage multi-location Data Center projects.
  • Conduct periodic project risk reviews and audits on active projects.
  • Develop appropriate resources and teams to execute multi-location Data Center projects.
  • Establish a common Project Management framework with guidelines to track key project deliverables and measurement criteria.
  • Work with the project team to adapt and rollout Customer Project Process (CPP).
  • Roll out best practice tools including Project Folders, Tools, Templates, knowledge transfer and sharing success stories.
  • Update the regional project team in good practices learned during project execution.
  • Take part in Virtual Regional Support Team to coach and support other in country Project Managers


  • Comprehensive and In-depth understanding of customer’s Mission Critical Infrastructure ( Data Center ), Power (MV & LV), Cooling (including chillers), UPS, Software (DCIM, BMS), Fire Protection, Civil Construction and associated needs and issues of customers operating in a multi-location environment.
  • Proven skills in Mission Critical Infrastructure Data Center Best Practice Solution including Services and developing value propositions.
  • Able to guide, mentor or train Project Team Data Center Knowledge & Skillset.
  • PMP Certified
  • Proven experience in Full Data Center Construction in Multi-location/Enterprise Customer Engagement process.
  • Knowledge of some local Data Center installation Standards and Authorities Requirement.
  • Must be comfortable in developing relationships with senior business executives and project management team of major corporations and accounts.
  • Aptitude to work with a quantitative (Profit Margin increment & VO) and qualitative (strategic etc.) targets. Posses past experience in cost avoidance, saving, able to counter-propose customer with the best efficient & economical solutions in consideration of constraints.
  • Demonstrate an ability and methodology to develop, mentor and motivate Project Management team.
  • Demonstrate methodical work organization.
  • Strong communicator with Excellent presentation skills – both written and verbal in technical and non-technical environment.
  • Can interpret financial data with reference to OPEX.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and demonstrates effective time management skills.
  • Excellent business ethics and integrity.
  • Demonstrates flexibility in operational style to meet the requirements or multi-culture position.

To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements:

  • Experience in managing a team of at least 3-4 Project Engineers.
  • At least 5-10 years project management experience in the Mission Critical Data Center Infrastructure with both hands-on and supervisory level.

Primary Location: MY-Selangor

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: May 6, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 003XIS