Project Manager/Product Lead Engineer: Control Valves

Danbury, CT, US, 06810

Belimo is the global market leader in the development, production, and marketing of field devices for the energy-efficient control of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Damper actuators, control valves, sensors, meters, and gas monitors make up the company's core business. Founded in 1975, Belimo employs approximately 2,000 people in over 80 countries and is listed on the Swiss Exchange (SIX) since 1995.


The Project Manager / Product Lead Engineer: Control Valves is responsible for product engineering and product lifecycle management activities.

They will work within a project-oriented, hands-on team environment, interfacing closely with Product Management, Development Engineering, and other stakeholders globally. Belimo's engagement in optimizing building technology with its solutions greatly influences comfort, energy efficiency, safety, installation, and maintenance in buildings.

At Belimo Innovation, we use the most modern tools and methods to develop products that delight our customers and make a major contribution to building sustainability.

This position requires work flexibility for a hybrid of remote and in-office work. 


The objectives of this position are fully integrated to the objectives of the Company’s Mission and Values. It is the responsibility of all employees to perform their duties in accordance with Company Policy.


The Product Lead Engineer: Control Valves reports in solid lines to the Head of Product Engineering Americas in Danbury and in dotted lines to the Head of Product Engineering Ball Valves in Switzerland.


  • Responsible for product industrialization – from idea creation to market introduction
  • Understand and collect global stakeholder needs and convert these into product requirements
  • Leading the project throughout all project phases and gates, regularly reporting to the management team
  • Responsible for coordinating and communicating with global key stakeholders, such as Product Managers, Product and Verification Engineers, etc.
  • Motivate and facilitate the project team to perform in regard to product quality, time to market, and cost to deliver a positive outcome
  • Responsible to streamline product portfolio and define strategies to optimize it
  • Responsible for time management, project governance, risk management, and managing resources


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in an Engineering or Technology discipline (Automation, Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Computer Science)
  • International work experience in related fields in project management (+5 years)
  • Mechanical or electronic design with a strong understanding of engineering fundamentals
  • Exceptional communication and coordination skills in a multinational environment
  • Must have outstanding project management, organizational, and presentation skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and support multiple projects
  • A proactive, reliable, empathic, responsive, and solution-oriented mindset with a positive attitude
  • Travel required (5%)


  • Project Management Certification (e.g. PMP)
  • Experience or high interest in HVAC applications & control valves
  • Knowledge of field bus communication (e.g., BACnet/Modbus)
  • Knowledge of SAP and PLM Software

The base pay for this position ranges from $90,000 - $105,000 annually with a target performance bonus of 10% of an employee’s annual base salary. Belimo is committed to paying all employees in a fair, equitable and transparent manner. Compensation is based on several factors including geographic location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, education and experience. Belimo is a total compensation company which includes a comprehensive benefits package including a full range of medical, financial, and other competitive benefits. Belimo is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. #WeAreBelimo





At Belimo, we take pride in making our company a rewarding place to work. Our leaders are passionate, and embrace new ideas. Through collaboration our employees don’t just create amazing products; they are revolutionizing the HVAC industry. Investing in employees is at the core of Belimo’s approach to recruiting and retaining diverse creative talent, to continue to grow an industry leading business. The success of our company brand is connected to the expertise and dedication of our employees.

Join Belimo, and help improve the world around us.

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury