Technology Leader-Process Automation
Schneider Electric
Lagos, NG
3d ago

Job Description

Technology Leader-Process Automation-0068XD

We are currently seeking a talented System & Architecture Engineer to join our Process Automation (PA) business unit,based in our Lagos office as a Technology Leader.

Working as part of the Customer Success Team, thetechnology leader holds acritical position within the Northern Europe & Sub Saharan Africa (NESSA )Hub with the proven ability to work closely with the sales, existing customersand new prospects, to promote our ecoStruxure offer and drive digitaltransformation throughout the region, convert customers by proposing customizedarchitecture solutions.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Utilize technical and communication skills,engineering methodologies and life cycle support competencies to identify andresolve customer challenges
  • Work proactively with EPC’s, customers and newprospects to develop product and architectural solutions and standards
  • Support Sales team with customer engagements andcustomer workshops
  • Represent and promote the business through businessforums, events & exhibitions as well as digital media.
  • Assume responsible for sharing Best Practice,Market Intelligence and Product / Offer knowledge across the business unit,including delivery of associated training.
  • Ensure compliance with SE company and localbusiness standards and procedures
  • Drive New Technology adoption for Schneider Electriccustomers.
  • Drive short and long-term strategic plans to ensure servicesand Technology meets existing and future requirements.
  • Manage and set priorities for the design, maintenance,development, evaluation, and strategy of all Technology
  • Research and recommend products, technologies, services, andstandards in support of all Technology services and Solutions development.
  • Uphold established Cyber security compliance.
  • Provide leadership, direction and support of a DigitalTransformation practice which aligns with Schneider Electric business strategy.
  • Manage Technology Team by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and trainingemployees; maintaining a safe and secure work environment;
  • developing personalgrowth opportunities


  • A minimumof 7 years related experience within a recognized technical role.
  • Strong regional knowledge of Oil& Gas, Power, Food & Beverage, Metal, Mining & Mineral sectors andtheir associated processes
  • Proven knowledge of Control & Safety and SupervisoryControl & Data Acquisition (SCADA) applications as well as associated networkproducts as well as Cyber Security.
  • Automation& Control Systems Knowledge of automation networkarchitecture design and computer modeling, control theory and operations,network infrastructure technologies, automation / control protocols (with a focuson Internet Protocol based protocols), repurposing existing technologies forautomation and control uses
  • Safety andSecurity Applications - Demonstrate knowledge ofindustrial standards and all applicable end user safety requirements / proceduresin order to design products or equipments
  • A pplication Needs Understanding - Knowledgeand understanding of key market segments and customer application needed andability to convert them into functional and technical specifications.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills withdemonstrable ability to engage at C level
  • Diversity is our heritage andour future. Be a part of it.

    At Schneider Electric, Diversity & Inclusion is at the heart of ourorganisation, it's an integral part of our history, culture and identity.

    We recognise that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity andfosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of ourcommunities and the customers we serve.

    As a result, our teams are stronger todrive the company's future. We are always open to a conversation aroundflexible working.


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