Sr. Project System Engineer

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich (Schweiz)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
  • Technical occupations (other)
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

  • Development of systems within budget limits
  • Efficient preparation of the technical specifications for components and systems, technical evaluation of bids and joint selection of suppliers
  • Responsible for the timely ordering of his systems
  • Supervision of suppliers throughout the whole project implementation phase (including documentation)
  • Active collaboration with the plant design (installation of components, pipe routing) and electrical and control supervisor
  • Responsible for the completeness of the CAE lists in his field (piping, valves, signal exchange, instrumentation, components)
  • Support of the Assembly on issues in his own field (own lots, concepts)
  • Close cooperation and exchange of experience (feedback from project) with product managers
  • Take care of the assigned subject areas as product manager
  • Training and technical support for internal employees

Your experiences

Following job specific qualification and competence in working methods is essential:
  • High degree of autonomy in the management/development of different (sometimes complex) systems
  • Experience in construction and/or commissioning as advantage
  • Good knowledge of project work with different project disciplines
  • Very good product and system knowledge
  • Experience of co-operation with and evaluation of suppliers
  • Persuades counterpart, even in controversial discussions
  • Can recognize and execute the appropriate way forward, based on experience
  • Chooses solutions and provides these to relevant interface partner
  • Takes decisions independently and in a timely manner within pre-determined limits
  • Good cost awareness
  • Willingness to travel up to 20%
  • Knowledge of CAE Tools (Arrangement planning tools, COMOS knowledge will be an advantage)
  • Project Management knowledge
  • Very good  English knowledge (spoken and written) + German is a big advantage

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.