Primary Equipment Project Engineer – High-Voltage Transmission Systems

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Siemens Energy has an exciting opportunity for individuals to join our renewable project delivery team in Manchester as a Primary Equipment Project Engineer.

If you really want to make a difference – make it with us

The Siemens Energy Division ‘High Voltage Grids’ is one of the leading global suppliers of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. As the trusted partner for the development and extension of an efficient and reliable power infrastructure, High Voltage Grids offer utilities and the industry the portfolio they need.

Within High Voltage Grids we have the Grid Access (GA) and High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) businesses, via which we connect clean and renewable energy – mainly offshore wind farms and Interconnectors, to the National Grids in the UK and increasingly overseas as well.

You will report to your Project Manager / Director and will be required to manage engineering work packages in line with project and business objectives.


Main purpose of role

• Accountable for the delivery of the ‘Primary Equipment’ project scope to budget (or better than budget); and to safety, quality, performance and schedule requirements.
• Coordinate between all the Primary design, test and manufacture functions to produce a robust and reliable electrical design and engineering package, associated engineering drawings, hardware delivery, and manage site installation, cabling and commissioning works.

Your responsibilities

• Responsible for the preparation of offers and project management delivery of all project related primary and auxiliary electrical systems regarding schedule, cost, quality and safety
• Technical management of the transmission equipment offer / order processing team as well as close coordination with project management, project leads and experts from the fields of study preparation, software, and hardware engineering as well as test planning and implementation
• Responsibility for planning, monitoring, and controlling the offer / order processing including technical conception, delimitation of the scope of delivery, scheduling / resource planning, costing, calculation, quality control as well as management of opportunities and risks
• Responsible for subcontracting
• Responsible for reporting, information management, revision, and order completion as well as implementation of process and design reviews
• Be flexible in workplace location, during design phase office based, procurement phase involves travel to supplier or customer premises, and in the installation phase mostly site-based

Your skills & qualifications

• Successfully completed university degree in electrical engineering, electrical power engineering or comparable with a standard duration of > 3 years
• Some post-graduate professional experience as well as experience in project management
• Technically knowledgeable and experienced in the areas of high voltage transmission equipment and auxiliary systems
• Extensive knowledge in dealing with MS Office applications and PM tools
• Business fluent communication in English, with German optional
• Intercultural experience is ideal as well as willingness to go on business trips (customer clarification, IBS support)


"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable, CO2 neutral future.

Here at Siemens Energy, we drive innovation, develop new technologies, apply cutting-edge manufacturing technologies - that’s what we do to deliver a net zero future through highly efficient, cutting edge solutions for large scale renewable projects.

Our Transmission Division offers customers a broad portfolio of products, systems, solutions, and services that are geared towards the most important market trends of digitization, decarbonisation, grid stability and electrification. Our employees are the drivers behind it. With expertise, passion, and commitment, we work to transfer energy as efficiently and environmentally friendly as possible. Sounds interesting? Join in and help make the difference.

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Our benefits package includes a competitive base salary and annual bonus. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. We offer 26 days holiday (which increases with service), up to 10% pension contribution match, an excellent company share scheme and employee discounts just to name a few. We encourage the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.