IT/OT Project Manager (f/m/d)

E.ON Energy Projects GmbH | Permanent | Full time


E.ON is one of the strongest operators of European energy networks and energy-related infrastructure, as well as a provider of advanced customer solutions for more than 50 million customers. With a total of over 75,000 employees we are represented in 15 countries. By focusing on two sustainable growth areas and with the acquisition of innogy, we are ideally positioned to drive the energy transition in Germany and Europe.


E.ON Energy Projects GmbH (EEP) develops, finances, operates and optimizes decentralized power plants for industrial customers. Since beginning of 2000, E.ON Energy Projects GmbH installed more than 1 gigawatt (electrical) of projects implemented across Europe.

At E.ON diversity matters. We welcome all people and are convinced that differences make us stronger. Become part of our inclusive and diverse company culture! To create equal opportunities for everyone we offer our positions in full or part-time.


Seize the chance to be part of E.ON Energy Projects GmbH in Munich and not only create prospects for E.ON's future but also for your own.


We can't wait to meet you, because none of us is as strong as all of us.



Your Tasks

As a part of an interdisciplinary team, you 

  • Take responsibility and ownership for all (onsite) IT projects and processes within EEP’s plant portfolio (new projects and existing plants) with main focus on
    • local/onsite hardware and software 
    • process information systems
    • network and telecommunication's cabling (Cat, Fiber Optics, etc.)
    • security, card access and CCTV systems
    • interface to all OT equipment, mainly plant control systems
  • Support the technical and commercial teams in the concept and procurement phase of new projects, including onsite IT specifications and negotiations with suppliers
  • Supervise suppliers during the plant construction and commissioning phase on site (incl. documentation) considering budget, time schedule and quality
  • Participate in operation & maintenance activities of IT/OT components during the operation phase
  • Manage and optimise the interfaces between site components and central IT systems for asset management and energy trading
  • Coordinate and co-operate closely with central and onsite operations teams, E.ON group internal and external IT service partners, as well as customers
  • Implement legal and E.ON group internal cyber security guidelines and continuously improve cyber security in alignment with our IT Security team


Your Profile

  • Experience in process and communication systems and architecture (components as listed above)
  • IT knowledge in different fields (e.g. structured cabling networks, Win-Server Administration, …)
  • Understanding of industrial communication protocols (OPC, PROFINET, Modbus)
  • Project management skills (capability to focus not only on specific IT topics, but also project steering/tracking)
  • Strong communication skills and ability to discuss and “translate” topics between involved teams (engineering & construction, central and onsite operation teams, equipment & service suppliers, E.ON group functions)
  • Basic knowledge in power plant technology (OT), e.g. DCS (PCS7, T3000), PLC, plant network topology
  • Basic understanding of the specific requirements of OT vs. IT
  • Structured and target oriented, but also creative way of thinking
  • Willingness to travel (ca. 30% onsite presence within Europe)
  • Business fluent in German is a must, English is a plus


Our Benefits 

Apart of our inspiring and dynamic inernational working atmosphere we have the following attractive employee benefits to keep you motivated and healthy:​

  • ​flexible working hours on the basis of a 38 hours week ​
  • regular trainings​

  • private car and bike leasing​

  • job ticket available​

  • family service support​

  • subsidized canteen​

  • corporate benefits​

  • health offers (e.g. subsidized fitness offers, flu protection, skin cancer screening)​

  • E.ON Aktiv (subsidized vacation and health offers)​

  • E.ON Pension Plan 


Additionally we offer…​

  • the opportunity to shape the new energy world​
  • the chance to shape E.ON’s future​
  • exciting business challenges to be solved​
  • a space to develop ideas and create personal impact​
  • an agile and hands-on environment


Do you have questions?
For further information please contact Stephanie Mergler, 

What you need to know:
Contract type: Permanent:
Working time: Full time
Company: E.ON Energy Projects GmbH
Location: Essen
Function area: IT/Digital

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Essen, DE