HVDC Commissioning Engineer – Communication and Network

About the Role

Remote vs. Office
Office/Site only
Siemens Energy S.r.l.
EVP Global Functions
Business Unit
Competence Hub
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Experienced Professional

A Snapshot of Your Day 

In our HVDC Communication Team, we are implementing, testing and verifying the hardware and software for our innovative HVDC projects in our test facility and ensure a proper communication of our HVDC stations worldwide during commissioning. 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 

    • Responsible for the technically flawless, timely and economical implementation of the commissioning of HVDC systems on site (worldwide), in particular for data networks and individual components of network communication.
    • Responsible for the commissioning, support and control of the network infrastructure, which is usually based on TCP/IP, the HMI concept and its appropriate adaptation.
    • Responsible for time synchronization as well as the local and remote signal converter and thus the interface to all other signal suppliers involved.
    • Supporting the other commissioning components as well as customers and external partners in troubleshooting and testing the communication interfaces.
    • Support the commissioning management in quality, risk and claims management.
    • Participation in improvement programs (including Lean, Reviews and Lessons Learned).


What You Bring

    • Completed training or studies in the field of electrical or information technology or comparable qualification.
    • Good knowledge of network administration (switches, routers, etc.), HMI basics and PC administration (hardware and virtualization).
    • Basic knowledge of network security and monitoring.
    • Basic knowledge of network protocols (including TCP/IP, RADIUS).
    • Ability to communicate complex technical information clearly and concisely.
    • Good knowledge of English, knowledge of German desirable.
    • Basic knowledge of circuit diagrams and electrical systems.
    • Willingness to travel worldwide and work on construction sites at home and abroad, as well as optionally work on offshore platforms.

About the Team:

Our Grid Technologies division enables a reliable, sustainable, and digital grid. The power grid is the backbone of the energy transition. Siemens Energy offers a leading portfolio and solutions in HVDC transmission, grid stabilization and storage, high voltage switchgears and transformers, and digital grid technology.

Check out this video to learn more about our Grid Technologies business: https://www.siemens-energy.com/global/en/offerings/power-transmission.html.

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 94,000 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.

Find out how you can make a difference at Siemens Energy: https://www.siemens-energy.com/employeevideo.

Our Office

Siemens Energy's location in One Cotroceni Park is more than just an office space - it's a hub for a vibrant and thriving community. Nestled in the heart of Bucharest, this urban development is the perfect place to work, surrounded by green spaces, shopping destinations, and everything the city center has to offer. And with the Academia Militara subway station just a 3-minute walk away, getting around the city has never been easier.

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.

Rewards and Benefits

  • Your lunch with SE meal tickets
  • Keep your brain fit with our trainings
  • Special for books lovers - Bookster
  • Stay safe and healthy with our medical subscription
  • Think about your future too with Private Pension Pilon III
  • Take care of yourself with our Wellbeing Initiatives