System Engineer (f/m/d) HVDC/FACTS Control and Protection

À propos de la fonction

Grid Technologies
Unité opérationnelle
Grid Solutions
Temps plein / partiel
Temps plein
Niveau d’expérience
A Snapshot of Your Day 

Siemens Energy is seeking an experienced System Engineer to join our team of professionals working on the HVDC and FACTS Control Systems. You will work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to design, implement, and maintain these critical control systems through software development and testing. You as the System Engineer will be responsible for analysing and solving complex system engineering problems, ensuring system stability and functionality, and implementing new features and capabilities as needed.

How You’ll Make an Impact 
  • Design, implement and maintain HVDC and FACTS control systems  
  • Analyze and solve complex system engineering problems associated with these control systems  
  • Ensure system functionality through rigorous testing and maintenance practices  
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to implement new features and capabilities
  • Control and protect HVDC and FACTS projects by using state-of-the-art software development
  • Leverage cloud technologies for automated simulations and testing for effective project execution 
  • Define best practices for the simulation environment (Matlab/Simulink) for lean project execution 
  • Interact with stakeholders such as power systems and control experts
What You Bring
  • University degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
  • First professional experience with HVDC or FACTS Control Systems is highly preferred 
  • Proficiency in programming languages, such as Matlab and Python
  • System Engineering expertise with tools such as Simulink or PSCAD 
  • Experience with software engineering tools and methods such as Git and Scrum/Kanban
  • Further you bring the following skills into the team:
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
    • Self-organization and structure; you listen to expert opinions and your stakeholders before structuring the next tasks according to requirements 
    • Ability to learn and improve; you are willing to continuously learn and bring this knowledge as added value to the team and projects 
  • Very good English language skills, German language skills are of advantage
About the Team

Our Team consists of highly motivated engineers both experienced in HVDC/FACTS controls as well as software engineering. As a part of the innovation in research and development projects, we deliver the technical basis as well as new approaches for the engineering of control software. Our experts love to bring state-of-the-art software development techniques to the model-driven world of simulation and control design.

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. 

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. 

  • Collaboration with a global team
  • Opportunities to participate and lead a variety of innovative projects
  • Possibility to take over additional responsibilities within the company
  • Supportive work culture
  • Remote/flexible work
  • Continuous training through the Learn@Siemens-Energy platform
We value equal opportunities and welcome applications from people with disabilities.