Category Management Technical Lead- Mechanical (Static)

Requisition ID: 263699 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: N/A 
  • Work Location: New Delhi 

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.

Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.

We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy, and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.



Located at the Gurgaon office, Develops and maintains in-depth technical & global supply knowledge of assigned commodities and uses this knowledge to leverage opportunities & mitigate risks for Bechtel Projects. Maintains strategic relationship with key suppliers of Static equipment such as Columns and their Internals/Pressures Vessels/Heat Exchangers/Air Cooled Heat Exchangers. Candidate shall preferably be from Premium Manufacturing industry/OEM and conversant with design engineering and manufacturing aspects in the industry.


RESPONSIBILITIES (Including but not limited to):

§ Supports projects in developing sourcing strategy to deliver best value to our customers while giving due consideration to Project's Approved Manufacturers List, project financing considerations and compliance to tariff and quota risk.

§ Performs in-depth technical review of supplier proposals as and when required.

§ Identifies and qualifies new Suppliers as per business needs and maintains pre-qualification documents submitted by Suppliers

§ Continually evaluates new – technologies/techniques that improve schedule and reduce cost

§ Keeps track of developments, opportunities & challenges in acquisition of assigned commodities and keeps project management team and senior management abreast of the same.

§ Maintains commodity heat map for assigned commodities

§ Collaborates with other SMEs & other engineering colleagues across different business lines & locations

§ Supports key/critical Supplier relationships with Supplier's senior project personnel executing orders to ensure performance of the work.

§ Responsible for assigned orders from development through closure, to include engagement with Engineering on purchase requisition development, the acquisition and delivery of purchases, and order closeout; to include supporting management of back-charges and claims.

§ Communicates with Suppliers and personnel within Bechtel to establish clear definition of requirements, and to assure performance to purchase order terms and conditions.

§ Compiles data needed to prepare any internal reports or presentations. 

§ Oversees Supplier performance and ensures Supplier evaluation reports are used for efficient execution of ongoing/ future projects

§ Visits supplier or sub-supplier facilities as and when required to do so.

§ Resolves emerging technical issues as and when they arise during execution


Technical Knowledge Requirement:

In-depth knowledge of the assigned commodity including but not limited to the below :

§ Manufacturing processes for main commodity & all subcomponents.

§ Entire supply chain including sub–tier suppliers, input material sources.

§ General global supply landscape, manufacturing & fabrication methods, related challenges.

§ Innovative technologies/techniques & alternate material & component knowledge related to the main commodity for Major Suppliers

§ General principles & techniques of testing & inspection requirements.

§ Fully conversant with related engineering standards & codes.

§ Knowledge on design using HTRI, Compress, PVElite, BJAC, HTRI shall be an added advantage 

§ Ability to present to a variety of internal and external audiences in remote locations

§ Ability to present technical papers at industry conferences.

§ Excellent techno-commercial knowledge, manufacturing capabilities and capacities of domestic & global suppliers.

§ Well conversant with recent advancements in the industry and supply chain challenges/opportunities. 




A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a reputed University. Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 15+ years of industry experience  as specialist role in Static equipment such as Columns and their Internals/Pressures Vessels/Heat Exchangers/Air Cooled Heat Exchangers.


ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS (Key Behavioral/Other Skills):

  • Collaboration
  • Growth mindset
  • Innovative approach
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and complex situations
  • Influencing without authority
  • Advanced Data Analysis (6sigma training preferred)
  • Advanced excel & PowerPoint
  • Excellent command of verbal & written English
  • Demonstrated exposure/experience to global work locations
  • Flexibility and willingness to work to align with different global time zones



Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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