Group Manager – Control & Protection, Automation – HVDC

Hitachi India Pvt Ltd

  • Chennai, India
Group Manager – Control & Protection, Automation – HVDC
Job Posted : Feb 16th, 2024

Job Description



  • Resource planning medium to long term and allocation based on the forecast of tenders & projects in collaboration with global organization.
  • Ensure KPI of the department (e.g. on time delivery, FPY, productivity)
  • Ensure achieving financial budget.
  • Review and approve techno-economic offering by your line in a tender/project, assess risk and opportunity.
  • Run routine review & follow-up with the project team and other cross-functional teams, supplier and customers.
  • Responsible for the Factory System Test area. Ensure smooth operations of the Test area with safety & legal compliance.
  • Recruitment of people as per the Capacity work force planning.
  • Accountable for the team as per Hitachi Energy Group compliance, Integrity, Health & Safety.


  • Responsible for personnel assessments / people’s review, target setting for the direct reports.
  • Identify people’s development area(s) and implement actions accordingly.
  • Identify key competence area and have succession planning.
  • Retention of key people.


  • Participate in unit’s strategic work and develop local strategy and road map.
  • Workout future scope expansion and competence development
  • Drive operation development for the local organization.
  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Education Qualification: Bachelor degree in engineering in Electrical / Electronic
  • Should have  previous experience of Line Manager/Team Leader for 3-5 years with a team size of at least 25+
  • Must have knowledge in Control & Protection systems for HVDC / FACTS.
  • Sound English language knowledge.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills required.
  • Good intercultural sensitivity along with strong leadership skills.


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

For over 100 years, Hitachi Vantara Federal has been inventing the future through an innovative mindset and leading the way in data-driven solutions. Hitachi Vantara Federal is meeting an urgent and fast-growing demand that combines technology, intellectual property, and industry knowledge to deliver data-managing solutions. Our company is positioned to continue to deliver extraordinary outcomes that help enterprises improve their customers’ experiences, develop new revenue streams, and lower the costs of businesses. We drive advantage for our clients by combining IT, operational technology (OT), and domain expertise. Join our team today to help continue to make the extraordinary happen.