Industrial Communication Engineer Control & Protection HVDC

À propos de la fonction

North Carolina
Télétravail ou au bureau
Hybride (télétravail/bureau)
Siemens Energy, Inc.
Grid Technologies
Unité opérationnelle
Grid Solutions
Temps plein / partiel
Temps plein
Niveau d’expérience

A Snapshot of Your Day

As a Communication Engineer for HVDC Systems you will work within a team of HVDC project management and engineering specialists to craft and deliver full HVDC control and protection solutions making use of a new transient network analysis laboratory located in Raleigh, NC.

You will collaborate with the Engineering Manager – HVDC C&P and will be required to provide engineering work packages in line with project and business objectives.

How You’ll Make an Impact

  • Provide the Project Engineering "IT Network Communication" for HVDC control & protection systems (LAN/ WAN Communication, time synchronization, remote access, telecommunication).
  • Design the IT network infrastructure for control & protection equipment applied in HVDC plants to ensure reliable communication between automation devices, including integration of process devices and subsystems in the network.
  • Create and maintain project specific technical specifications, documents, & manuals. Clarify communication concepts with internal departments, external suppliers, and customers.
  • Configurate communication components (router, switch, firewall, master clock, etc.) under consideration of IT security requirements.
  • System integration and commissioning of components in the test lab (Verification of accurate communication between the various components, IT-Security, time synchronization, duplication, etc.)
  • Conduct and support Factory Acceptance Tests with sub-suppliers and customers.
  • Provide technical support during commissioning phase.

What You Bring

  • BS Degree in electrical engineering, automation technology, or network / communication technology.
  • Several years of work experience in networks for control systems.
  • Experience in project engineering, customer clarification, working in complex teams.
  • Understanding of SCADA systems as part of energy transmission system (Substations).
  • Theoretical know-how of TCP/IP, routing, switching, redundancy mechanisms time synchronization, etc.
  • Configuration of switches, routers, firewalls from manufacturer CISCO, RuggedCom, Checkpoint, etc.
  • IT Security for IT networks, regulations, and hardening measures to fulfill the same.
  • Network monitoring and trouble shooting.
  • Telecommunication to establish remote connection between control systems.
  • Fluent in English
  • Willingness to travel on business and abroad to deliver the system to the customer.

About the Team

Grid Technologies

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.

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.

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