Electrical & Controls Engineering Lead
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5,001-10,000 employees

Innovative water solutions
Company Overview
Xylem helps consumers solve water. The company works to bring clean water, sanitation and hygiene education to schools and communities in emerging markets, and respond with water solutions when disaster strikes around the globe
Industrial & Manufacturing

Company Stage


Total Funding





Washington, District of Columbia

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Milwaukee, WI, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline
  • 8 to 10 years of experience in project execution related to industrial automation
  • Experience leading highly experienced team of professionals
  • Ability to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and specifications
  • Working knowledge of mechanical fundamentals and processes
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Strong background in advanced process control solutions including programming various types of logic controllers such as Allen Bradley, Siemens, Modicon/Schneider Electric, GE, etc.
  • Supervise and manage the workload for a team of E&C Engineers and Electrical Designers
  • Assist with the development of technical strategy
  • Demonstrate complete ownership of all controls related project tasks
  • Organize, coordinate and lead the teams efficiently
  • Review and interpret project electrical schematics and specifications
  • Develop scope of supply for electrical control components and prepare bills of material, electrical load calculations, I/O Lists, Functional Control Descriptions, and product data for submittals
  • Develop electrical control panel designs and write PLC/HMI code
  • Coordinate with Project Engineering to develop P&IDs
  • Perform electrical & controls troubleshooting
  • Prepare Xylem Inc. standard electrical drawings utilizing AutoCAD Electrical CAD software
  • Master Allen Bradley PLC & HMI development and programming
  • Perform system factory acceptance testing and support for project startups
  • Prepare and complete project submittals and O&M Manuals for review and approval by customer
  • Interface with procurement to specify and obtain quotations from vendors, and attend trainings as required
  • Provide advanced customer support & establish team actions to deliver on commitments
  • Support development of aftermarket opportunities and execute aftermarket projects
  • Maintain a high degree of understanding of water treatment processes
  • Develop and present lessons learned via point kaizens
  • Identify cost saving design solutions within project work
  • Develop process & controls specifications and performs system integration to customer SCADA
  • Maintain cUL, NEC, and IEC Compliance as applicable
  • Perform training for internal team members as well as customers
  • Have excellent communication and extensive contact with customers, consultants, suppliers and colleagues as necessary to ensure project success
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Respond to routine customer inquiries and provide customer basic support
  • Customer facing support for sales service, and aftermarket
  • Adhere to Xylem Inc. Standard Operating Procedures
  • Provide team support and seek help as needed
  • Develop an in-depth knowledge of water treatment & control processes
  • Travel to project sites, supplier’s factories, and technical conferences as necessary
Desired Qualifications
  • Physical Demands: Working in the office performing design and administrative functions, in the panel shop performing simulation and testing of control systems, and in both water and wastewater treatment plants.