Location Friedrichshafen
Job-type Permanent
Salary €Competitive
Reference 15874

Rolls Royce Power Systems is making the exciting transition towards renewables, and is looking for a Project Leader to help the business lead this change.

Rolls Royce Power Systems supply and maintain extensive, powerful and reliable systems based on gas and diesel engines, as well as electrified hybrid systems. These clean and technologically advanced solutions are used by its customers in the rail sector worldwide.


Based in Germany, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing direct technical customer support and coordination of application & development teams in the area of rail power packs (electronics/electrics and automation systems)

  • Alignment of timelines, technologies, and interfaces with the end customer

  • Definition of technical solutions incl: architectures, automation, electrical and software

  • Task resource planning and control

  • Coordination and monitoring of measures / KPIs to achieve the development goals

  • Compliance with the development process

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Successfully completed studies in the field of electrical engineering, computer science, or a comparable subject

  • Experience in leading customer and development projects

  • Experience with rail standards

  • Experience in managing internal and external suppliers

  • Excellent understanding of rail power pack automation and control technology, software and testing as well as (electrical) systems

  • Knowledge of the functional safety IEC 61508 / EN5012x is an advantage

  • Excellent communication skills as well as an ability to work independently with external customers

If this role is of interest, please apply below or contact Shaurya Gotewal at shaurya.gotewal@acre.com.