Mechanical Engineer for High Voltage Gas-insulated Switchgear & Substations / GIS

About the Role

Grid Technologies
Business Unit
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Mid-level Professional

A Snapshot of Your Day:

You are responsible for the mechanical engineering of HV GIS substations, according to customer requirements, prepare the technical documentation and offer support/ technical clarification to all the stakeholders involved.

How you will make an Impact:

  • Engineer, calculate, and simulate mechanical design for steel supports, gangways, according to switchgear layout and seismic conditions for customer’s projects
  • Create the documentation for complex HV switchgear with CAD and CAE engineering tools (mechanical substation layout, technical calculation - seismic and foundation loads)
  • Technical clarification with primary engineering, offer and order management, internal and external customers and suppliers
  • Responsibility and controlling for product costs, time schedule, technique, product and process quality
  • Analysis and evaluation of project related risks, including elaboration of risk minimizing and usage of opportunities in working area
  • Collaboration and coordination with the stakeholders of the projects
  • Actively working for process and interface optimization
  • Willingness for international business trips, especially for engineering training and collaboration with German team in Erlangen and Berlin

What you Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, civil engineering or mechanical simulation, Master’s degree preferred
  • +2 years’ experience with a focus on engineering of high voltage switchgear and substations
  • Knowledge of high voltage products, systems, and electrical network
  • Knowledge of international technical standards, e.g. IEC, IEEE, EN, Eurocode, ESTI, seismic standards
  • Work experience with 3D CAD and CAE tools (Primtech, FEM tools ANSYS or similar)
  • Proven record of successful engineering projects
  • Business fluent communication in English
  • Intercultural experience

About the Team:

Our Grid Technology 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.

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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.

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Rewards and Benefit 

  • Your lunch with Siemens Energy meal tickets
  • Keep your brain fit with our trainings
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  • Stay safe and healthy with our medical subscription
  • Think about your future too with facultative pension Pilon III
  • Take care of yourself with our Wellbeing Initiatives
  • Hybrid work