SMS group S.p.A. is a company of the German group SMS, a worldwide leading company for plant and machinery manufacturing in the steelmaking and non-ferrous material industry, with some 14,400 employees worldwide.
SMS group S.p.A. is an Italian company wich can count more than 500 employees in three different location of Tarcento (Udine), San Donato Milanese (Milan) and Genoa, with its wide technical expertise, is specialized in the production of innovative and turn-key plants, such as hot and cold rolling mills for flat products, process lines, reheating furnaces and heat treatment lines, rolling mills for long products, meltshops and continuous casting machines.

Our Center of Excellence "Flat Products" is looking for a

Functional Electric Engineer


  • Coordination of Electric & Automation supplies for rolling mills and processing lines;
  • Sales project engineering support incl. preparation of parts of the technical specification;
  • Participation and leading of meetings with Customers, Sub-Suppliers and Consortium Members;
  • Managing of technical systems (i.e. fluid systems) considering functions and interfaces with Electric & Automation;
  • Management for standalone supply external to SMS, i.e. package units;
  • Definition of machinery functional logics together with mechanical dept.;
  • Preparation of Basic Engineering Documents (Motor/Component list, electromechanical functional description, safety documents, clarification of motor and sensor types, electrical device location drawings) including harmonization with mechanical, fluid and civil engineering;
  • Preparation of the technical documentation for purchasing, selection and interface with suppliers;
  • Feedback of gained Knowledge for Sales and Execution;
  • Assistance to site during shipment, erection and commissioning phases.


  • Bachelor or Master in Electrical Engineering with fundamental knowledge in Power supply, Drives, Motors, Sensors and Automation-Systems;
  • Knowledge to read and understand fluid schematics and mechanical engineering drawings;
  • Experience in sales and engineering of complex electrical and automation systems;
  • English fluent in written and spoken;
  • Readiness for worldwide business trips;
  • Operational Readiness, assertiveness, negotiation skills and ability to work in a team as well as distinct price and cost consciousness.

Location: San Donato Milanese (MI)


We are looking forward to receiving your application by email to

SMS group S.p.A.

Veronica Fugazzaro