Lead Engineer Electrical

Siemens Nederland N.V.
  • Den Haag
  • Detachering
  • HBO
  • 40 uur
  • € 5.400 per maand
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Due to long-term leave of one of the current employees,  the hiring manager is looking for a Lead Engineer Electrical who fits within this close-knit and driven team. The Electrical Engineering team is part of the “Datacenter Electrification & Automation” which is responsible for the realization of multidisciplinary projects worldwide. The department consists of about 100 engineers, which falls under the Smart Infrastructure division; one of the world's largest suppliers of products, systems, solutions and services for a sustainable, reliable and efficient transmission and distribution of energy.


In the role of Lead Engineer Electrical, you are responsible for the engineering and realization of energy distribution projects in the data center industry. The Lead Engineer is responsible for the technical solution and ensures that it is realized within agreed timeline and budget. In this position you will work for the Electrical Engineering team for data centers, which consists of 20 engineers.

The Lead Engineer is primarily responsible for the technology in the project. An important part of the position is to direct and guide the interface and system engineers who are under the supervision of the Lead Engineer to elaborate the detailed engineering. The scope within the projects consists of the engineering, manufacturing, installation and commissioning of energy distribution systems such as medium and low voltage dividers, transformers, power distribution units, busbar systems, digital protections, automation and monitoring systems and modular solutions such as EHouses and Skids.

The Lead Engineer keeps the overview and ensures that the various designs and disciplines are functionally attuned to each other and are carried out within agreed budget and planning framework. The short lead times and high demands of our customers ensure a lot of dynamics. In addition to managing the engineering team, you have frequent contact with the clients. You provide advice to our customers and ensure the coordination of the designs, which means that you are the technical point of contact. Within the projects there is always intensive cooperation with the project manager.

The work mainly takes place from Siemens’ office in The Hague. In addition, you must be ready to regularly visit factories and project locations in the Netherlands and abroad. This includes supervising factory purchases, attending meetings with the customer or coordinating site activities.


- Completed HTS or TU education Electrical Engineering with at least 7 years work experience as a (lead)

engineer in multidisciplinary projects;

- Practical and theoretical experience with low and medium voltage distributors,

transformers, short-circuit and selectivity calculations and standards such as IEC 61439;

- Experience in making technical reports and test plans;

- Creative, positive, able to convey ideas and enthuse people;

- Able to make, monitor and realize engineering and implementation plans;

- Experience with working in a team and managing and coaching engineers;

- Strong communication skills, politically and commercially, able to deal with critical customers;

- Flexible and willing to travel on a regular basis for short business trips;

- Stress resistant and able to act in a hectic environment;

- Speaks and writes English fluently;

- Preferably has also knowledge of the Dutch language.


We will boost your career through personal and technical growth. We’ll support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via our highly recommended Yacht Academy. We’ll offer interesting benefits and a market conform salary. You’ll become member of the team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies.

This will enable you to interact with your colleagues from Yacht in your own technology language! You’ll become a member of the yacht network, which stretches the high tech industry. You will be challenged by your peers. As a result you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!


Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals. 


Inclusiviteit en diversiteit

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor iedereen die zich hierin herkent. We geloven dat diverse teams van belang zijn voor ons als lerende organisatie, die voorop wil blijven lopen in de wereld van werk. Want juist verschillen tussen mensen zorgen voor groei. Van collega's, klanten, kandidaten en daarmee van Yacht. Heb jij een uniek talent? We ontmoeten je graag.

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