Engineering Leadership Development Program

Engineering Montecchio Maggiore, Vicenza


Description

Xylem |ˈzīləm|

1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

2) a leading global water technology company.

Xylem is the leading global provider of efficient and sustainable water technologies and our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges. 

We are committed to social responsibility and corporate citizenship through our Xylem Watermark program, where colleagues volunteer their time and talent to provide and protect safe water resources for communities around the world, deliver disaster response, educate children, and raise global awareness about critical water issues. Innovation, diversity and inclusion are also key to our culture.

Our products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment, in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services settings. We develop and provide technologies that improve the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities. 

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at www.xylem.com​.

The Role:  Engineering Leadership Development Program (ELDP) is an intense two year program for people who have a passion for technology, a drive for technical excellence, and share Xylem's desire to solve the world’s toughest resource challenges. The program is designed to accelerate professional development through technical and leadership training and a variety of business-critical assignments. If you love technology and want a career in engineering, the Xylem ELDP is for you! 

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

  • Plan and perform assigned tasks within the framework of program rotation
  • Complete assignment objectives on schedule, within budget, with higher than expected quality while maintaining accuracy and thoroughness
  • Demonstrate ability to understand and apply engineering fundamentals in the business environment
  • Demonstrate analytical / problem solving skills.
  • Propose new analyses, techniques and methodologies with respect to specific area of responsibility where applicable
  • Complete program training and a required green belt project

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering,  Industrial Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechatronics  Engineering, Product Innovation Engineering. 
  • GPA greater than or equal to 3.0/4.0 overall 
  • Strong commitment to a career in technology and a passion for engineering
  • Analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to lead and work in teams
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Prior internship, co-op or research experience

Why Work at Xylem!

We offer you a creative and international environment where you get the opportunity to focus on your personal and professional development together with committed and helpful colleagues. Engage as a volunteer through Xylem´s business program for community initiatives Xylem Watermark: www.xylemwatermark.com