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Grid Delivery Manager EMEA, Infrastructure Energy Team

Job Description

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a comprehensive, evolving, and growing business unit within which provides cloud services. Since early 2006, AWS has provided a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world. The AWS Cloud currently operates within 49 Availability Zones within 18 geographic Regions around the world. These include locations in the United States, Ireland, Germany, Japan, Australia, China, South Korea, Singapore and Brazil with more locations launching each year. If you are interested in a career working in a high growth, fast-paced and Customer focused work environment then AWS may be the right fit for you.

The AWS Infrastructure Energy Team (IET) is currently seeking a results-orientated individual to join in the role of Grid Delivery Manager. In this role, the selected candidate will have the responsibility for delivering large scale critical HV/ MV grid interconnection projects within EMEA under tight deadlines. The ideal candidate for this role will have a technical understanding of critical substation projects including cables and overhead lines, with a minimum of 5+ years' experience delivering HV substation projects/programs from design through to energisation phase. The successful candidate will possess strong communication skills and a proven track record in delivering complex projects across diverse teams to tight timelines. Stakeholder management and weekly reporting on key project risks & issues at senior management, director and vice president level will be the candidate's responsibility. The successful candidate will drive the grid infrastructure delivery program, standardize processes, develop tools for delivery executions, support financial budgeting and act as the point of contact between AWS and electricity utilities.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Dublin, D, IRL

Basic Qualifications

* Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Construction or related field
* Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent
* 5+ years experience delivering HV / MV grid interconnection projects, substations and overhead lines / cables, involving working with Electricity Utilities.
* Understands HV / MV electrical safety standards & protocols.
* Possesses strong organizational, communication and team building skills.
* Ability to self-start and self-motivate in a dynamic environment.
* Ability to travel up to 20% and International Business experience
* An understanding of how to successfully transact business in multiple cultural contexts as well as experience directly managing international teams is a plus.

Preferred Qualifications

* Master's Degree (MBA/MS).
* Experience designing HV/MV substations or other energy infrastructure.
* Experience working for electricity utilities and/or energy regulators.
* Ability to converse in French or Italian is advantageous.

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