SCADA Engineer for HVDC Control & Protection

Všeobecné informace

Gas and Power
Obchodní jednotka
Plný úvazek / částečný úvazek
Na plný úvazek
Úroveň praxe
Zkušený profesionál

A Snapshot of Your Day

In our HVDC Control Team, we are designing, implementing and verifying the hardware and software for innovative HVDC applications using lean and agile methods. Our diverse and multinational teams are working closely together with project management, system and equipment engineering as well as with end customers to provide customized solutions based on the latest innovations in HVDC technology.

How You’ll Make an Impact

As part of control & protection team you will be responsible for the design and implementation of the SCADA System for our High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) projects.

  • Project Engineering "SCADA Communication Gateway" solutions for HVDC control & protection systems (Signal distribution between automation devices, handling of communication interfaces to subsystems and control systems). 
  • Creation and maintenance of project specific technical specifications, documents & manuals. 
  • Clarification of signal lists with internal departments and external suppliers and customers. 
  • Creation and administration of centralized control & protection signal databases.
  • Coordination of signal dispatching between the various devices and locations. 
  • Configuration of centralized communication Gateways (IPCOMM ipConf) and further protocol converters.
  • System integration and commissioning of the various components in the test laboratory in Manchester (verification of proper communication between the various components including signal checks).
  • Conduct / support Factory Acceptance Tests with sub suppliers and customers.
  • Technical support during commissioning and warranty phase.

What You Bring

  • University degree in electrical engineering or automation technology equivalent, professional training with significant professional experience.
  • Several years of work experience in SCADA systems for control systems and energy transmission. 
  • Experience in the realization of the standard IEC61850 for substation control and for data exchange with higher level automation and SCADA systems.
  • Knowledge of remote-control interfaces, protocol converters and data concentrators. 
  • Good knowledge of protocols for energy automation systems like IEC101, IEC104, OPC, DNP and the corresponding communication structures. 
  • Experience in project engineering, customer clarification, and working in complex teams. 
  • Understanding of SCADA systems as part of energy transmission system (Substations, etc.). 
  • Good knowledge in high voltage and substation technology as well as in the design of interlocking schemes and automated control sequences. 
  • Good knowledge in secondary interfaces of high voltage components such as switching devices, transformers, CTs and VTs. 
  • Very good English language skills including Technical English, German language skills are of advantage. 

About the Team

"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

Our Transmission Division offers customers a broad portfolio of products, systems, solutions, and services geared around the key market trends of digitalization, decarbonization, grid stability and electrification. Our people are the drivers behind this. With expertise, passion and commitment, we are working to transmit energy as efficiently and environmentally friendly as possible. Sound interesting? Join us and help make the difference.

Check out this video to learn more about our Transmission Division.

Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.


  • The opportunity to engage in an exciting environment on challenging projects
  • Strong professional support and working with colleagues around the world
  • Professional development opportunities within the company
  • To be part of a growing function with a dynamic, informal and inspiring working environment in a position that entails a large responsibility
  • Medical benefits
  • Remote/Flexible work
  • Time off/Paid holidays
  • Parental leave
  • Continual learning through the Learn@Siemens-Energy platform