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, 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.

Procurement Engineer -UAE

Smart4Power has an immediate opening for a qualified “Procurement Engineer”. The position holder will be in charge of all procuremnet activies within our projects.

Job Responsibilities

  • Actively develop a strong network of qualified suppliers & contractors in UAE & Saudi Arabia.
  • Actively increase the list of suppliers and contractors through effective pre-qualification process / Update supplier’s database.
  • Develop / update S4P purchase standard terms in line with S4P stakeholders (ENGIE / ALEC).
  • Ensuring entity and Group policies are applied throughout the procurement process.
  • Understand the projects requirements from the proposal team during tendering process.
  • Take support from proposal engineer to prepare & submit supplier RFP.
  • Effectively source proposals from the market and submit to proposal team during tendering process.
  • Submit detailed technical and commercial evaluation of the suppliers for the approval of Business development manager.
  • Ensure the suppliers comply with project requirement and Smart4power general purchase terms and conditions.
  • Arrange negotiation meetings with bidders with support from Business development manager.
  • On contract award, prepare handover of proposals and comparison sheets to Project Manager.
  • Validate the proposals based on purchase request from Project Manager.
  • Submit final recommendation to cost control engineer, based on technical and commercial evaluation with approval from Business development manager and Project Manager.
  • Raise & process LPO request on receipt of approval from projects, commercial and cost control departments.
  • Follow-up for deliverables from suppliers in order to meet project timelines.
  • Effectively manage project delivery related risks.
  • Co-ordinate supplier payments with accounts department.
  • Submit budget vs savings report for management review on project completion
  • Review supplier’s performance based on project mgmt. feedback and update supplier’s database.

Qualifications and experience:

The ideal candidate should possess at least 5+ years experience in procurement aand hold a Bachelor degree in Mechanical/Electcial Engineer.

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in project purchasing of technical goods and services, preferably in a B to B  industry
  • Proven expertise in MEP projects with contract value >10M USD.
  • Proven expertise in value negotiations with medium complexity.
  • Advanced knowledge of the operational purchasing process for technical goods and services
  • Advanced understanding of the order to pay process.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of technical goods and services relative to energy efficiency within B to B industry.
  • Commercial skill set (sales, procurement, negotiation and relationship management)
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 <ahref=”mailto:career@smart4power.com”>career@smart4power.com. We will then contact qualified candidates for interviews. The position is open until filled</ahref=”mailto:career@smart4power.com”> 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
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
HVAC Technician - KSA

Smart4Power has an immediate opening for a qualified “HVAC Engineer”.The position holder shall be responsible to operate, maintain and repair all HVAC equipment of the projects that are part of S4P’s scope of work. Interested applicants should submit their CVs to career@smart4power.com. We will then contact the qualified candidates for interviews. The position is open until filled. Job Responsibilities

  • Maintain and repair all HVAC equipment and components under the scope of S4P to manufactures recommendation, i.e. valves, motors, belts, bearings, filters, and lubrication etc.
  • Learn locations of all relevant HVAC equipment in the assigned project
  • Learn basics of equipment management controls to be able to start, stop, seek status or change conditions on HVAC systems
  • Follow maintenance procedurs and schedules for each project
  • Perform preventive maintenance activities as per schedule
  • Perform periodic site visits and make rounds of all equipment rooms
  • Perform ad-hoc maintenance activities as required
  • Support project implementations during project execution phase
  • Indentify and repairing any potential problems and keep the systems and rooms clean.
  • Complete and close out Work Orders and enter time worked and materials used.
  • Respond to fire alarms systems and be familiar with fire panels.

Qualifications and experience: The ideal candidate should possess 4-6 years proven work experience as a HVAC technician or similar role.

  • Completion of HVAC relevant training courses
  • Previous experience in operation and maintenance of a hotel, school or hospital is an advantage
  • Must be able to work from a ladder.
  • Saudi driving license is a plus
  • Any other duties as assigned.
Energy Auditor - KSA Market

Smart4Power has an immediate opening for a qualified “Energy Engineer” to cover its activities in KSA. The position holder will be in charge of conducting energy audits and as well as supporting the implementation of energy conservation measures, mainly in commercial buildings. Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct energy audits and technical studies aiming at profiling the energy consumption and efficiency of buildings, with special focus on HVAC systems (chillers, pumps, FAHU, DX AC…):
    • Conduct measurements at customers facilities using specialized equipment such as power analyzers, flow meters, thermal cameras, etc.
    • Collect the data, creating tables and graphs to support the analysis.
    • Analyse and identify potential improvements to reduce building’s energy demand, describing working principles of the proposed retrofit and control solutions.
    • Prepare and present energy audit report and other technical studies to customer
  • Conduct the measurement and verification of savings after the implementation of energy conservation initiatives
  • Provide LEED certification consultancy services for existing buildings (LEED EBOM…)
  • Flexibility to work outside normal work hours/weekends, as required
  • Support the design and implementation of energy conservation measures.
  • The candidate will be based in Riyadh/Dubai and some travel in other GCC Countries with overnight stays.

Qualifications and experience: The ideal candidate should possess at least 5+ year experience in energy audits and implementation of energy efficiency projects, preferably with ESCOs.

  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • LEED EBOM / Estidama certification will be an advantage
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM)/ Certified measurement & verification Professional
  • Proficiency in English. Arab speaking will be an advantage.