About Us

Who We Are


We are a leading, independent provider of energy efficiency solutions for commercial, residential and industrial buildings. Since our inception in 2012, we have conducted 200+ energy audits and implemented over 40 efficiency projects that have generated accumulated savings exceeding AED 50 million.

We are headquartered in the UAE and run projects in most of the GCC countries, we also have an office in Saudi Arabia under ENGIE Energy Services.

Smart4Power draws its expertise from ENGIE a global energy and services leader and partner company ALEC, one of the most reputable contractors with extensive presence in and knowledge of the Middle East markets.


Mission & Vision


Our mission is to analyze, design, and implement energy efficiency solutions that will create value for building owners and operators across all sectors in the UAE and beyond.

Our vision is to utilize the power of energy efficiency to achieve prosperity throughout the region, generating benefits for the Economy, Environment, and Society according to the triple bottom line of sustainable development.

OUR HISTORY

Milestones

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Meet the Management Team

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Our team is combined with technical expertise’s in key areas of buildings energy efficiency such as HVAC and building controls along with ESCO-related activities such as energy audits, project implementation management and measurement and verification of savings.

Jesús Gutiérrez
Jesús Gutiérrez
Co-Founder & CEO
Andreas Kolb
Andreas Kolb
Co-Founder & COO
Bilal Naeem
Bilal Naeem
Chief Financial Officer
Pablo Izquierdo
Pablo Izquierdo
Senior Energy Efficiency Manager
Alexander Alzamora
Alexander Alzamora
Senior Manager Industrial Applications
Mutaz Aswad
Mutaz Aswad
Projects Manager - UAE
Gaurav Soni
Gaurav Soni
Project Assurance Engineer
Tharun Thomas
Tharun Thomas
Energy Efficiency Business Manager
Nadim Melhem
Nadim Melhem
Head of Business Development - KSA
Anwar EL-Masri
Anwar EL-Masri
Project Manager - KSA

Accreditations

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We are proud to be one of the few companies that is accredited as an Energy Auditor and ESCO in the UAE and Saudi Arabia

RSB Dubai – Energy Auditor

SEWA – ESCO Accreditation

RSB Dubai – ESCO Full Accreditation

RAK Municipality – ESCO Accreditation

Saudi Energy Efficiency Center – SEEC

ADWEA – ESCO Accreditation

Industry Association Partners

 

 

Careers

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We are growing! We are determined to meet the ever-increasing need to sustainably manage energy use in Dubai, the UAE, and the wider GCC.

To achieve our vision, we are constantly looking for the right talent to join our team. If you believe you would be a good fit for Smart4Power, get in touch with us. Below appears the open positions we are currently seeking to fill.

If your position isn’t on the list, don’t let that stop you. Send your CV and qualifications to career@smart4power.com and we will get in touch with you if we think you might be a good match.

Controls/Automation and BMS Engineer -KSA

Responsible for the design, engineering, installation, pre commissioning, commissioning and handling over of Building Services Controls Systems (BMS, PLC or SCADA) in accordance to the project specifications and time frame, engineering adopted codes and good engineering practices.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Study and Evaluate BMS and HVAC systems all technical drawings, documents, products, components, application and any revisions thereon.
  • Executing and preparing all the required design of BMS control systems (i.e. control schematic, system architecture, I/O points lists, BOQ, cable management system design, wiring and termination drawings,..)
  • Selection of material and equipment according to the calculations and the project specifications.
  • Ensure compliance with Authorities requirements.
  • Preparing project engineering submittals (Material Submittals, Method Statements, Shop drawings, Operation and Maintenance manuals, and other project documentation) as required in line with company and client requirements as well as standards and codes of practices.
  • Advising on construction methodologies in coordination with other disciplines/contractors/ subcontractors prior to construction.
  • Supervising the construction in terms of progress, proper methods, material reservation and optimum output of labour.
  • Ensuring that any variations and instructions received from the client are incorporated into the latest construction issued drawings and auctioned by the construction team.
  • Supervise and document the commissioning process in the building.
  • Testing & Commissioning: Carrying out and document functional and performance tests of controls and BMS.
  • Ensuring the Operations & Maintenance manuals as well as handover documents are in line with contract specification and requirements.
  • Coordinate with client for inspections and final approvals.
  • Coordinate with Authorities having jurisdiction for necessary approvals.
  • Conducting training to the owner operation and maintenance staff on the operation of the mechanical systems.
  • Analysing and resolving field problems.
  • Manage the day to day site works.
  • Monitor the subcontractors / service provider performance, and follow up the engineering deliverable (engineering studies, submittals,…)
  • Record the site works progress and validate service providers payment requests.
  • Analyse and finalize the technical proposals of different suppliers / service providers, and provide the feedback on the validity of the commercial offers.
  • Follow up the material deliveries, and monitor the stocks of material and systems related to the controls and BMS trade.
  • Engage in the planning of the execution of mechanical activities in line with the overall project plan, and coordinate the final outcome with the planing department.
  • Ensure HSE policy and procedures are followed
  • Complies with the highest level of safety during all stages of project execution.
  • Assist the energy audit team in the activities of site surveys and existing systems analysis.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Preferably 3-8 Years of experience as a BMS / Controls engineer in an engineering and contracting or similar industry in GCC
  • BSc Electrical / Control / Instrumentation / Telecommunication Engineering or equivalent
  • Familiar with international regulations, codes and standards governing the controls and IT fields.
  • Familiar with KSA building codes
  • Sound IT skills.
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical systems is a plus
  • Knowledge of “IT” networking systems is mandatory
  • Knowledge in Tridium / NIAGARA platform is mandatory (design, programming,…)
  • Familiar with all BMS communication protocols and languages (BacNet, ModBus, LON,…)
  • Familiar with different wireless communication technologies (i.e. Zigbee, LoRa,…)
  • Possesses strong BMS knowledge with expertise in developing custom program algorithms based on site conditions.
  • Have a proven experience on working with DDC & PLC control systems for BMS and HVAC control systems
  • Knowledge on adding and editing system graphics is an advantage.
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning / “IOT” development shall be an advantage
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM) is a plus
  • Hands-on experience in MS Office Application and Visio
  • Hands-on experience in AutoCad Operations
  • Ability to work independently and in a team under pressure and tight schedule
  • Willing to be assigned in project sites
  • Knowledge in the local market suppliers / service providers is a plus

KPI’s

  • Complete project documentation for Controls scope
  • Project implementation in line with schedule and budget
  • New technologies/solutions being implemented
  • Compliance with HSE policy
  • No HSE incidents
Mechanical Engineer- KSA

Responsible for the design, engineering, installation, pre commissioning, commissioning and handing over of Building Services Mechanical Systems, in accordance to the project specifications and time frame, engineering adopted codes and good engineering practices.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Studying all technical drawings, documents and any revisions thereon.
  • Executing all the required calculations for the mechanical systems (i.e. chilled water pipe sizing, duct sizing,  prerssure drop caclualtion (air & water), cooling load assessment, ..etc).
  • Selection of material and equipment according to the calculations and the project specifications.
  • Ensure compliance with Authorities requirements.
  • Preparing project engineering submittals (Material Submittals, Method Statements, Shopdrawings, Operation and Maintenance manuals,…etc.)
  • Advising on construction methodologies in coordination with other disciplines/contractors/ subcontractors prior to construction.
  • Supervising the construction in terms of progress, proper methods, material reservation and optimum output of labour.
  • Ensuring that any variations and instructions received from the client are incorporated into the latest construction issued drawings and auctioned by the construction team.
  • Supervise and document the commissioning process in the building.
  • Testing & Commissioning: Carrying out and document functional and performance tests of mechanical systems.
  • Ensuring the Operations & Maintenance manuals as well as handover documents are in line with contract specification and requirements.
  • Coordinate with client for inspections and final approvals.
  • Coordinate with Authorities having jurisdiction for necessary approvals.
  • Conducting training to the owner operation and maintenance staff on the operation of the mechanical systems.
  • Analysing and resolving field problems.
  • Manage the day to day site works.
  • Monitor the subcontractors / service provider performance, and follow up the engineering deliverable (engineering studies, submittals,…)
  • Record the site works progress and validate service providers payment requests.
  • Analyse and finalize the technical proposals of different suppliers / service providers, and provide the feedback on the validity of the commercial offers.
  • Follow up the material deliveries, and monitor the stocks of material and systems related to the mechanical trades.
  • Engage in the planing of the execution of mechanical activities in line with the overall project plan, and coordinate the final outcome with the planing department.
  • Ensure HSE policy and procedures are followed
  • Assist the energy audit team in the activities of site surveys and existing systems analysis.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • 3-8 Years of experience as a Mechanical engieneer in an engineering and contracting or similar industry in GCC
  • BSc Mechanical Engineering
  • Familiar with international codes and standards (ASHRAE, CIBSE, BSRIA,…)
  • Familiar with KSA building codes
  • Sound IT skills.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical systems is a plus
  • Knowledge of BMS/control of mechanical systems is mandatory, in addition to the ability to understand and establish the sequence of operation of various mechanical systems (FAHUs, AHUs, Fans, pumps,..)
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM) is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with MS office and MS excel
  • Hands-on experience with AutoCad

KPI’s

  • Complete project documentation for mechanical scope
  • Project implementation in line with schedule and budget
  • New technologies/solutions being implemented
  • Compliance with HSE policy
  • No HSE incidents
Electrical Engineer - KSA

Responsible for the design, engineering, installation, pre-commissioning, commissioning and handing over of Building Services Electrical Systems, in accordance to the project specifications and time frame, engineering adopted codes and good engineering practices.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Studying all technical drawings, documents and any revisions thereon.
  • Executing all the required calculations for the electrical systems (i.e. cable sizing, voltage drops, over load protection, breakers sizing, lighting lux levels…etc).
  • Selection of material and equipment according to the calculations and the project specifications.
  • Ensure compliance with Authorities requirements.
  • Preparing project engineering submittals (Material Submittals, Method Statements, Shopdrawings, Operation and Maintenance manuals,…etc.)
  • Advising on construction methodologies in coordination with other disciplines/contractors/ subcontractors prior to construction.
  • Supervising the construction in terms of progress, proper methods, material reservation and optimum output of labour.
  • Ensuring that any variations and instructions received from the client are incorporated into the latest construction issued drawings and auctioned by the construction team.
  • Supervise and document the commissioning process in the building.
  • Testing & Commissioning: Carrying out and document functional and performance tests of electrical systems.
  • Ensuring the Operations & Maintenance manuals as well as handover documents are in line with contract specification and requirements.
  • Coordinate with client for inspections and final approvals.
  • Coordinate with Authorities having jurisdiction for necessary approvals.
  • Conducting training to the owner operation and maintenance staff on the operation of the mechanical systems.
  • Analysing and resolving field problems.
  • Manage the day to day site works.
  • Monitor the subcontractors / service provider performance, and follow up the engineering deliverables (engineering studies, submittals,…)
  • Record the site works progress and validate service providers payment requests.
  • Analyse and finalize the technical proposals of different suppliers / service providers, and provide the feedback on the validity of the commercial offers.
  • Follow up the material deliveries, and monitor the stocks of material and systems related to the electrical trades.
  • Engage in the palning of the execution of mechanical activities in line with the overall project plan, and cooridnate the final outcome with the planing department.
  • Ensure HSE policy and procedures are followed
  • Assist the energy audit team in the activities of site surveys and existing systems analysis.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • 3-8 Years of experience as a Electrical engieneer in an engineering and contracting or similar industry in GCC
  • BSc Electrical Engineering
  • Familiar with international electrical system regulations and codes
  • Familiar with KSA building codes
  • Sound IT skills.
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical systems is a plus
  • Knowledge of BMS/control system is mandatory
  • Knowledge in lighting material and specifications is mandatory (types of luminaires, lighting parameters, lighting specifications,…)
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM) is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with MS office and MS excel
  • Hands-on experience with AutoCad

KPI’s

  • Complete project documentation for mechanical scope
  • Project implementation in line with schedule and budget
  • New technologies/solutions being implemented
  • Compliance with HSE policy
Senior Energy Engineer- Automation & Controls

The ideal candidate shall have a solid, hands-on experience in Integrated Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS) and Smart Building Automation based on Tridium N4 Framework. The candidate shall manage  the full implementation of building automation solutions along with the controls team for our energy saving projects in Middle East, from the assessment of control requirements to the detail design of the solution, system architecture, procurement coordination, implementation, integration and testing and commissioning. The candidate shall also implement, in conjunction with the company COO, the overall digital transformation strategy of the energy services division, which includes adoption to IoT solutions, Data analytics using Machine Learning which would further optimize the control of our energy saving projects. The candidate shall have hands on knowledge implementing control logics for key elements such as commercial and industrial Chiller Plant, HVAC distribution system (FAHU/AHU/FCUs), GRMS, etc.

The candidate will oversee preventive maintenance, repair, re-commissioning, and general servicing of the control systems (including detailed troubleshooting). The candidate will be responsible for high levels of customer satisfaction through direct, onsite customer interaction.

The candidate will be based in UAE though he /she will have to do frequent travels to Saudi and other GCC countries.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, configuration, integration and implementation of control solutions in Buildings with focus on Energy Management & Remote Monitoring.
  • Development of system architecture diagrams, control schematics using MS VISIO/AutoCAD
  • Present the integration philosophy and system architecture to client and internal stakeholders
  • Perform complex Tridium N4 System preparation and design coordination
  • Work with energy audit/engineering group to create and/or verify Tridium N4 database;
  • Creates/reviews job specific programming for various integrated systems (controls, lighting, energy metering, etc) along with controls team.
  • Accountable for the effective resource planning, management, supplier & client coordination, and reporting of the project in line with business requirements.
  • Specify and procure control system related hardware and software that are suitable for retrofit applications.
  • Work with operations team to regularly monitor and review site performance against SLAs
  • Develop / upgrade the ‘Command control room’ located in Dubai & Riyadh.
  • Ensure best practices and processes across the engineering groups for the consistent delivery of automation and digital projects.
  • Manage relationships with Technology partners
  • Stay up to date with digital trends and identify key digital business opportunities in new sectors and markets

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and technical experience.
  • A minimum of five (5) years programming experience with a BMS/Automation System Integrator /OEM in an operating engineering environment.
  • Tridium N4 certification required.
  • Tridium N4 Analytics certification preferred.
  • Diversity of controls manufacturer experience is desired as well as controls troubleshooting knowledge.
  • Good Knowledge in HVAC fundamentals & operation (Chiller, Pumps, District Cooling, FAHU, AHU, FCU, VAV, etc.)
  • Hands on experience working with open architecture protocols such as BACnet, Modbus, LON, M-Bus, KNX- EIB, DALI, OPC
  • Hands on Experience working with LAN, GPRS, other Wireless Networks. (LoRA, EnOcean, Zigbee)
  • Computer skills including MS Office, Windows, Haystack File Structure, AutoCAD, VISIO, and basic TCP/IP network structure and web navigation.
  • Experience in commissioning and startup of control systems is required.
  • Experience working with SQL Server, Oracle, or other relational databases.
  • Experience working with ML tools such as Python is desirable
  • Knowledge of Dashboard tools like Power BI is desirable.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Polished professional someone that loves the technology and works to hone their craft
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced multi-tasking environment.
  • Motivated team player with customer focused attitude.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • UAE Driving license is preferred.
  • Preferably based in GCC

Hardware & Software Expertise Preferred: 

  • Software (SCADA/HMI): Niagara AX, Wonderware
  • BACnet, MODbus and/or Lonworks experience
  • Machine learning platforms: Python
  • Hardware DDC: Tridium-JACE Schneider, Honeywell, Johnson Controls,
HVAC TECHNICIAN- KSA

ENGIE Energy Services Saudi Company LLC has an immediate opening for an HVAC technician to join our energy efficiency team in Saudi.

The ideal candidate should be an HVAC technician with at least 5 years of experience in the operation and maintenance of chillers, chilled water pumps, AHU/FAHU/ FCUs, DX AC units, lighting systems, hot water systems, etc. The candidate should conduct all measurements following the company’s HSE policy at all times. The candidate will be reporting to the head of the energy audit team.

Given the urgency of the recruitment, the successful candidate shall be based in KSA with a transferable visa/iqama.

Job Responsibilities

  • Field measurement of air and hydronic systems, using specialized tools and test equipment, such as power meter, ultrasonic flow meter, manometer, anemometer, psychrometer, and thermometer.
  • Site surveys including equipment condition survey and inventory of major end-users of energy.
  • Record the parameters in the defined template in Excel / Word and report to supervisor
  • Perform other duties as assigned, which may include on-site operations or maintenance

Qualifications and experience:

  • Diploma or trade license in mechanical engineering
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in HVAC (O&M, installation, testing, and commissioning)
  • Proficiency in English. Arab speaking will be an advantage.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word) & AutoCad
  • Perform quality work with deadlines with or without direct supervision.
  • Valid KSA driving license will be an advantage
Control Engineer - KSA

Smart4Power has an immediate opening for a qualified “Control Engineer”. The position holder will be Responsible for the design, engineering, installation, pre-commissioning, commissioning and handing over of Building Services Electrical System with quality according to project specification within the designated time frame. Interested applicants should submit their CVs to career@smart4power.com. We will then contact qualified candidates for interviews.

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct site survey of existing buildings along with energy audit team to identify the performance gap in existing Building Management System (BMS)/ Chiller Plant Managers (CPM), Energy Management System (EMS) and opportunities to enhance building energy controls.
  • Support Sales/ Estimation team with development of system Architecture, selection of hardware and software based on data points with energy savings and payback period calculations
  • Identify and evaluate local suppliers and technology vendors for Building Automation Systems and Energy Management systems
  • Independently manage projects involving different building energy control system (BMS / CPM / EMS)
  • Develop and test software programs necessary to operate the system per the intent of case-by-case project requirements
  • Prepare energy efficiency operating procedures and perform re-commissioning of existing BMS systems
  • Complete systems analyses, scoping studies, front-end design work, and collaborate on designs with contractors and consultants
  • Design and develop new control systems for HVAC, lighting, etc., program it and test it.
  • Create flow/schematic diagrams
  • Prepare all project related documentation for client approval
  • Assist in validation of complete system functionality and troubleshooting with subcontractors and other trades to ensure proper operation
  • Analyze data and present findings/savings achieved in written reports
  • Prepare and present technical presentation to customers
  • Execute successful project management within cost and time constrained environments
  • Develop new technical and financial proposals to support business development Accept responsibility and able to work independently in stressful environment
  • Conducting training to the owner operation and maintenance staff on the operation of the electrical system.
  • Analysing and resolving field problems.

Qualifications and experience:

The ideal candidate should possess 3-5 Years of experience as a Control Engieneer in engineering and contracting or similar industry in GCC and hold a Bachelors in Electrical/Control/Electrnonics Engineering

  • Should have proven experience on working with DDC control systems & PLC Control system on HVAC control systems.
  • Should have executed minimum 3 energy efficiency projects related to HVAC controls
  • Should have worked on Chiller plant management systems
  • PLC Platform Knowledge required: Schneider/Siemens/Rockwell/Beckhoff
  • DDC Platform Knowledge required: Schneider/Honeywell
  • Expertise in M2M Communication setup
  • Should possess strong HVAC knowledge with expertise in developing custom program algorithms based on site conditions.
  • 10. Knowledge of Machine Learning/IOT development shall be an advantage.

Skills / Abilities:

  • Familiar with different type of communication protocols and network integrations
  • Programming skill is mandatory
  • Sound IT skills
  • Knowledge of HVAC System Operation is a mandatory
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM) is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with MS office and MS excel
  • Hands-on experience with AutoCad
DOCUMENT CONTROLLER - KSA

Smart4Power has an immediate opening for a qualified “Document Controller”. The document controller shall be fully responsible for maintaining and managing the project document control system such that reference numbers, status, revisions, updates, issues distribution and a number of copies are properly recorded. Interested applicants should submit their CVs to career@smart4power.com. We will then contact qualified candidates for interviews. The position is open until filled

Job Responsibilities

  • Establish new project filing system as per the company standard filing structure
  • Log and File day to day documents ensuring the traceability of the documents.
  • Maintain Project Register (Correspondences, transmittals, submittals, inspection requests…etc.)
  • Check the font, template, format of all outgoing document
  • Distribute project-related copies to internal teams
  • Retrieve files as requested by employees and clients
  • Manage the flow of documentation within the organization
  • Maintain confidentiality around sensitive information and terms of agreement
  • Prepare all outgoing submittals as per client requirements (number and type of copies, forms) and coordinate with client document controller for incoming/outgoing documents
  • Scan/upload the correspondence/document softcopy in to the server in relevant folder using the reference number with title and/or subject.
  • File hardcopy of the document in the respective files as per the file list.
  • Check all drawings and specifications received from Employer for completeness.
  • Receive the correspondence and check attachment(s) for completeness.
  • File the hard copies of all records with proper labels identifying the contents with proper traceability.
  • Archiving all documents once project is handed over.

Qualifications and experience:

The ideal candidate should possess 4-6 Years of experience as a Document Controller in engineering and contracting or similar industry

  • Sound IT skills.
  • Basic knowledge of labor and corporate law
  • Hands-on experience with MS office and MS excel
  • Proficient typing and editing skills
  • Data organization skills
  • Attention to detail
Electrical Engineer - KSA

Smart4Power has an immediate opening for a qualified “Electrical Engineer”. The Electrical Engineer shall be fully Responsible for the design, engineering, installation, pre-commissioning, commissioning and handing over of Building Services Electrical System with quality according to project specification within the designated time frame.Interested applicants should submit their CVs to career@smart4power.com. We will then contact qualified candidates for interviews. The position is open until filled

Job Responsibilities

  • Studying all technical drawings, documents and any revisions thereon.
  • Executing all the required calculations for the electrical systems (i.e. cable sizing, voltage drops, over load protection, breakers sizing, lighting lux levels…etc).
  • Selection of material and equipment according to the calculations and the project specifications.
  • Ensure compliance with Authorities requirements.
  • Preparing project engineering submittals (Material Submittals, Method Statements, Shopdrawings…etc.)
  • Advising on construction methodologies in coordination with other disciplines/contractors/ subcontractors prior to construction.
  • Supervising the construction in terms of progress, proper method, material reservation and optimum output of labour.
  • Ensuring that any variations and instructions received from the client are incorporated into the latest construction issued drawings and auctioned by the construction team
  • Supervise and document the commissioning process in the building.
  • Carrying out and documenting functional and performance tests.
  • Ensuring the Operations & Maintenance manuals as well as handover documents are in line with contract specification and requirements.
  • Coordinate with client for inspections and final approvals.
  • Coordinate with Authorities having jurisdiction for necessary approvals.
  • Conducting training to the owner operation and maintenance staff on the operation of the electrical system.
  • Analysing and resolving field problems.

Qualifications and experience:

The ideal candidate should possess 3-5 Years of experience as an Electrical Engineer in an engineering and contracting or similar industry in GCC and hold a BSc Electrical Engineering.

  • Familiar with international electrical system regulations and codes.
  • Basic knowledge of labor and corporate law
  • Familiar with UAE / KSA building codes
  • Sound IT skills.
  • Basic knowledge of HVAC System is a plus
  • Knowledge of BMS/control system is mandatory
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM) is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with MS office and MS excel
  • Hands-on experience with AutoCad