Engineer - Controls Engineering

03 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
This job will entail getting/understanding product requirements, planning and executing the design, development & validation for Control Algorithm for Renewables domain for Wind & Solar domain, in a global matrix-ed organization.

Candidate should have willingness to work with Flexible working hours to facilitate communication with offshore team members & travel as required.

Essential Responsibilities

The control engineer is responsible for
• Design and development of control system software based on the design memo / engineering change request for Mark VIe ESS platform using advanced control system techniques for GE wind turbine generators with high quality
• Create tests cases and validate control code in SIL / PIL / HITL and Turbine at field
• Resolve any issues thereof & maintain/ upgrade the Test Setup and accessories.
• Assist in effort estimation, planning and execution of for various product releases for NPI (New Product Introduction) and regular control software upgrade releases, mainly for GE MarkVIe platform
• Adhere to QMS process laid down and propose timely improvements to QMS
• Prepare and present design & validation results for review to principal engineer & NPI tollgate reviews with chief engineers
• Demonstrate strong FTY/OTD and strong problem solving and root cause analysis skills


• Masters / Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical/Controls/Electronics Engineering, with good academic track
• Over all experience of 2 - 3 years, with minimum 1 yr in control systems application software development for wind turbine or rotary machines and field issue resolution.
• Hands-on experience with Matlab & Simulink (with state flow) development for at least 2 years. Software deployment at field, performing validation and field issue resolution
• Strong in linear & non - linear control system fundamentals
• Conversant with software release management and configuration management software tools is must
• Experience in full control software development life cycle (scoping, feasibility, execution, production establishment)
• Travel required within India and to other Global sites - 10% max per year
• Strong Multi-Tasking and proactive and open approach to conflict resolution
• Good analytical, learning skills, strong in oral, written communication and strong interpersonal skills are must

Desired Characteristics

• Hands-on experience with GE Mark VIe series controller for atleast 1 Year & PLC/DCS systems and application development in GE Toolbox ST
• Experience in full control software development life cycle (scoping, feasibility, execution, production establishment)
• DFSS Green belt certified (GE Employee only)
• Operation knowledge of Wind turbine generators
• Working experience with global teams