Secondary Systems Design Engineer Substations (Engineer 3)

03 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
To plan basic and detailed design, to manage / monitor detailed execution progress, to deliver required engineering document for procurement, manufacturing and site erection associated to concerned activity, based on Customer specifications and requirement and internal standards to elaborate / coordinate of documents.

Essential Responsibilities

• Establish, based on tender and contract analysis, project
strategy the list of documents to produce for covered field of activity
• Participate with PEM or PM to design time evaluation and deliverables issuance dates for concerned package and commit to such budget in man days and in time delivery
• Elaborate control, protection and telecomunication basic design for HV and EHV substations such as: Control system architecture, telecommunication system architecture, control and protection single line diagram, etc.
• Define main characteristics for control, protection and telecommunication substation equipment, ensuring traceability from Customer requirements specifications.
• Manage and monitor detailed execution progress and short term plan
• Follow project strategy
• Highlight scope or design changes (data for claims, VO..)
• Participate to issuance of technical specifications and basic document to enable procurement of main items and SUBSTATION detailed design
• In line with general time schedule, participate to elaboration of required specification & BOQ to sourcing to prepare RFQ on time & coordinate BOQ updating
• Follow design process.
• Give support to project construction team in order to solve any issue related to substations engineering.


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Have a Bachelor's Degree on Electrical or Electronic Engineering+6 years general experience on engineering field.
• Have minimum 5 year experience on HV and EHV substations control, protection and telecommunication design (110 kV and above).
• Knowledge of international normative related to substations design.
• Communication skills in English. Must have High Intermediates Level. Must be able to maintain a normal day-to-day fluid conversation on any topic).
• First experience in management of subcontracted design work package of reduced size (preferably outside)
• Willingness to work in different locations for short or medium period and to travel world-wide when required
• Knowledge of Transmission or Distribution industry
• Knowledge about Project organization and engineering process covering his field of activity
• Capacity to integrate systems

Desired Characteristics

• Knowledgeable of Alstom technology.
• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
• Ability to read contracts, Statements of Work and Customer Specifications relevant to project operational planning and control
• Knowledge of all project phases from pre-tender to support
• Familiarity with engineering and manufacturing processes and a technical background that provides value added customer interface
• Knowledge of planning and analysis tools for project management
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
• Ability to balance multiple priorities
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• Ability to interact with customers successfully