Senior SCADA Engineer
- Location: Des Moines
- Salary: $130k - 140k per year + Full benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401k)
Senior SCADA Engineer
Location: Des Moines
Salary: $130k - 140k per year + Full benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401k)
Principal SCADA Engineer with a background in SCADA and Communications design for Substation Utility or Generation clients. Technical responsibilities will include the design of any / all of the following: SCADA and Communications systems including RTUs, RTACs, HMIs and IEDs; computer modeling/analysis of electrical systems; preparation of specifications for equipment and systems; report preparation; applying codes and standards and performing and reviewing design computations.
Required skills, education and experience:
This unique opportunity will primarily consist of working with project teams on electric utility distribution system design, analysis, planning, protection, and consulting.System distribution design includes the application of the National Electrical Safety Code to provide strength and clearance calculations to be used in the design of electrical distribution facilities - both overhead and underground. Construction inspection using the same tools will also be required. Application of distribution system analysis software to provide system analysis of steady state and transient conditions, develop long-range and capital construction planning studies as well as performing protective coordination studies is also included in this job function. This position also has the potential to be involved in other distribution engineering services, including power quality reviews, reliability, distribution automation, smart grid, and communications. Position Requirements: Candidate must have 15+ years' experience with increasing responsibility in the electrical utility market.Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited University.Candidate must be a registered Professional Engineer in the United States.Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.Must be able to work effectively both independently and in a team setting.Demonstrate a high motivation for success and a willingness to take on increasing responsibilities.Working knowledge of distribution construction standards and National Electric Safety Code.Be familiar with USDA Rural Utilities Services design bulletins and lending program requirements associated with planning and design.Proficient in the design, construction and maintenance practices of electrical distribution systems. Recognize constructability of the design.Review designs completed by other distribution engineers or designers.Mentor and lead less experienced distribution designers and engineers.Assume project lead responsibilities which includes meeting production targets, budgets, and project deliverables.Assist in marketing business opportunities with key clients and development of responses to RFP/RFQs.Valid driver's license.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Developing EHV transmission line design parametersProficiency with PLS-CADD, PLS-POLE and SAG10Providing leadership to project teamsTraining and mentoring junior staffProviding technical design and project reviewDeveloping transmission standards and specificationsPreparing transmission studies and reportsProficiency with AutoCAD and/or Micro-stationSolid communication and coordination skills with graphics and engineeringSupport business developmentOversee financial performance including budget control of project assignmentsMust be able to work legally in the United States for any length of time without sponsorship Preferred education, skills and experience: Minnesota Professional Engineering LicenseBachelor's Degree10 years of relevant experience500kV and below experienceEHV underground experienceMix of lattice and tapered tubular h-frame design and 230kV double circuit
Job Title: Senior-Level Electrical EngineerLocations: Napa, CASan FranciscoSan JoseSacramento Job Summary:This position requires extensive and comprehensive knowledge in the subject area, sound judgement, effective decision making and the ability to communicate effectively while working cooperatively with team members and clients. The essential functions of this position also include technical mentoring or staff and may include managing staff as appropriate. A Senior Engineer shall procure work for the company, by attending client “meet and greets” but especially by providing excellence to our clients to ensure repeat business. The values “quality”, “integrity”, and “expertise” may be helpful reminders regarding the expectations of the Senior Engineer.Key Responsibilities: Examine the electrical load requirements of both new and existing projects to determine the most effective electrical system design, sizing, and requirements.Conduct electrical calculations, such as estimating demand and connected loads, calculating voltage drops, short circuits, and ensuring compliance with energy codes.Develop comprehensive electrical distribution system designs, including specifying all components of low and medium voltage electrical equipment.Communicate and collaborate with internal and external disciplines to ensure project requirements and space needs for electrical systems are met.Interact with clients to support business development, prepare proposals, scopes, and budgets. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or a related field.5-10 years of experience in designing lighting and power distribution systems.Professional Engineer (PE) license preferred.Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
The roleTo supervise and train staff. Prepare and update Electrical deliverables. The successful candidate will have experience in green field and brown field engineering of offshore O&G facilities and renewables. Capable of contributing to many areas as part of a small project team. Capable of originating documentation and working with minimum supervision and external input.Scope of Responsibilities: To ensure the quality of work undertaken by themselves and others is commensurate with the goal of the activity considering the constraints of time and budget.To support with competency the Engineering Design of Electrical Systems for Offshore and Onshore Installations, from Concept phase to Detail Design, actively participating in the production of Project Deliverables and Discipline Meetings.Conduct Power System studies including calculation files.Design of substations.Coordinate engineering activities with other interested parties.Represent ODE with Clients on technical matters.Prepare and update technical specifications.Prepare and issue reports on electrical design.Prepare and issue Enquiry Documentation.Technical Bid analysis of electrical equipment and materials.Attend Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs).Assist with the preparation of budget estimates (materials and manhours).Review Project Documents produced by third parties.Direct and lead other junior engineers and designers as required. Qualifications/ Experience: Candidates must hold a minimum Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering combined with 5+ years of professional experience in design and engineering.Candidate must be registered with an Engineering Council or equivalent and preferably a Chartered Engineer (or working towards) is considered advantageous.Proven success in delivering studies and preparing clear, concise reports against time, cost, and quality objectives.Experience in feasibility/concept selection studies and FEED projects. Competencies & Soft Skills:Electrical engineer, with experience as an electrical engineer in the oil and gas industry for offshore projects. Candidate should have: ETAP Software experienceCommercial awarenessDetail conscientiousStrong work ethic & leadership skillsExcellent written and verbal communication skillsTeam player, self-starter.Strong IT literacyFlexible to travel in UK and OverseasGood report and procedure writing skills
Description:Responsible for oversight of substation engineering and consulting services for clients across the US and internationally. Main responsibilities include leading others in creating electrical protection & control and/or physical layout design deliverables. Projects range in size, complexity, and voltage class from small distribution equipment upgrades to large transmission projects. This position can influence the future of the resiliency and reliability of the electric grid. Opportunities to advance into leadership/management roles are available. Position may include full or partial responsibility of the following assignments: Lead in preparation of proposals and scope development, including: Conceptual designs and execution plansEngineering/project cost estimates and schedules Lead in the execution of engineering activities: Physical substation design including yard layouts, plans, sections and details, grounding, lightning protection, control building arrangements, interior and exterior raceways, auxiliary AC/DC power systems, and associated bills of materialProtection and control design including panel arrangements, one lines/single lines, three lines, AC schematics, DC elementaries, equipment wiring and relay panel wiringCalculations for studies and reports (grounding, lighting protection, AC/DC load studies, etc.)Equipment specifications for procurement and/or factory acceptance testing Lead coordination of design activities with other departments (Civil/Structural, Networks, Transmission Line, etc.)Develop and improve processes, tools and/or technology implementationsProvide leadership, training and mentoring to less experienced engineers and team membersRegularly meet and correspond with clients or outside personnelPerform quality reviews for other engineers and designersProvide short term field support during constructionSupport business development and marketing initiativesOther areas of involvement may include: relay settings, 3D modeling/design, or industry/professional technical committee involvement Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from accredited program Minimum 7 years related experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience)Professional Engineer registration strongly preferredProficiency with National Electrical Safety Code and IEEE / ANSI StandardStrong preference for those with: Excellent written & verbal communication skillsStrong analytical and problem-solving skillsCapability of solving difficult problems that require adaptation and modification of standard approaches, techniques, procedures and criteria
Job Responsibilities: Technical Lead for the mechanical engineering and desgin of projects including: Data CentersFacility ExpansionSystem Upgrades Design and review of design of Mechanical Systems: HVAC, Air handlers, Chillers, Plumbing and Sprinkler Fire protection, and performing calculations. Knowledge of building systems and multidiscipline coordination.Leading, mentoring, and delegating workload to your team (Junior Engineers, BIM/CAD Staff, Designers) Qualifications & Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Mechanical EngineeringP.E. Licensed (required)6+ yrs required, 10+ preferred.Verbal communication skilss - present solutions to teams and clientsManagement and Collaboration w/ internal and external teamsOccasional TravelPass Bckground Checks and/or security screeningsAuthorized to work in the US. Benefits! Training & Development: Personal and Professional specialized training.Mentorship Professional Licensure Reimbursement E.I.T / P.E. / FPE Study Courses (PAID FOR)Time off from work to study (PAID)Exam Cost (PAID FOR) Company paid parkingESOP opportunitiesCompany Paid Holodays, PTO, Parental Leave (paid)Vision, Dental, Medical - Employer HSA, FSA OptionsHybrid WFH - 2 days WFH 3 days in officeTraditional and Roth 401(K) - immediate vesting on matching contributions
** Only US based candidates will be considered. NO SPONSORSHIP availableThis is a remote opportunity. Work from home anywhere in the United States. You will be expected to work PST hours.This is a 12 month contract to direct hire opportunity Job Title: Senior Power Generation EngineerWe are looking for a highly experienced Senior Power Generation Engineer to join our team. As a Senior Power Generation Engineer, you will be responsible for performing complex engineering work in the design, construction, and maintenance of District Power Generation facilities. You will manage engineering and construction projects through their design and construction phases, ensuring compliance with policies and regulations of outside regulatory agencies that apply to District operations. Additionally, you will supervise and develop staff, provide technical and functional supervision, and ensure quality assurance of work.Responsibilities: Perform complex professional engineering work in the design, construction, and maintenance of District Power Generation facilities.Ensure compliance with policies and regulations of outside regulatory agencies that apply to District operations.Manage engineering and related construction projects through their design and construction phases.Supervise and develop staff, provide technical and functional supervision, and ensure quality assurance of work.Assist in long-range capital improvement planning and budgeting.Represent the District in the community and at professional meetings as required. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in EngineerFive years of increasingly responsible professional engineering experience.Ability to perform technical engineering work of a complex nature.PE license preferred but not requiredKnowledge of principals and practices of organization, administration, budgeting, and personnel management.Strong project management skills.Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with both internal and external contacts and communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you get along with customers, clients, co-workers, and management. If you meet the requirements and are looking for a challenging role in a dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply.
Testing, including (without limitation): reading/verifying all voltage and current inputs to relays; verifying all metering (local and SCADA); calibrating all relays; trip testing (local and SCADA); verifying all alarms (local and SCADA); verifying all alarms (local and SCADA); verifying all function switches, etc.Performing routine troubleshooting and repair of substation relaying and control equipment. Commission new substations, power equipment, relaying (electro-mechanical, solid state and microprocessor), pilot channel equipment (power line carrier, pilot wire, transfer, transfer trip, fiber optic, CVT’s, line tuners, line traps, etc.), controls and communications equipmentPlanning, scheduling, and completing test activities efficiently, on time, without service interruptionsProviding Project Technical Support to Field Service personnel Qualifications: Minimum of 10 years of field experience in commissioning, panel and equipment checkout, relay calibration, testing and repairing substation relaying and control schemesExperience is desirable in any of the following related areas: substation design (including protection & control engineering); substation construction; substation commissioning; SCADA/Fault Data/SER/Integration-Automation equipment installation and testing3 phase power systems; power system protection & control schemes; test equipment; test equipment softwareTest equipment and toll/wiring usage; interpretation of wiring and elementary diagrams; basic test skills to perform duties listed above; basic PC skillsQuickly learn and apply test procedure for various types of substation equipment; communicate effectively with diverse groups, tailoring communication for audience and situationLearn and apply client’s switching procedures and safety measures as require
**this is a 6 month contract to direct hire opportunity100% remote- work from home anywhere within the United States**NO sponsorship available! Only US based candidates apply! Overview:As a Senior Protection & Control Engineer, you will be responsible for designing and implementing protection and control engineering activities for high voltage substation and transmission projects. You will utilize your knowledge of protective relaying and control systems to contribute to EPC substation and transmission projects.Responsibilities:• Perform analysis and design of Protection Systems for HV substation/ and FACTS • Develop substation relaying & metering diagrams (i.e. Single line/A.C./D.C. schematic diagrams) • Develop the substation communication and network diagram • Prepare specification & Bill of Material for Protection/Control/Metering/RTU/ Communication Panels • Develop Protection and Control Panel layouts. • Develop Protection and Control Panel wiring diagrams. • Develop Cable Schedule for Substation. • Perform Factory Acceptance Test for Protection and Control Panels. • Perform reviews of work performed by others • Work closely with other engineering and design team members to coordinate overall design package and requirements • Perform relay coordination study and develop the relay settings file • Coordinate with supplier and contractors • Flexibility to travel locally and internationally to customer meetings and project sites, with an approximate travel of 25%.Qualifications:• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with a power systems emphasis from an ABET-accredited engineering program; Master's degree preferred. • 8 years or more of experience with a focus on protection/control/communications design for high voltage substations. • Experience in Communication Network Technologies • Experience in Communication protocols such as IEC61850, DNP, Modbus, … • Experience in writing and providing support documentation for relay calculations. • Knowledge on ANSI standards, IEC standards knowledge is a plus. • Experience with various vendor protective relay equipment typically used in substation. protection, including SEL, Siemens, GE. • Familiarity with Auto-CAD or Micro-Station. • Good communication skills. • Professional Engineering license is preferred. • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers.
Engineering Manager The position is to be filled for an undetermined period of time. Your tasks: Independent set-up and control of an engineering team within projects (engineering management) Implementation and coordination of construction projects in connection with process engineering/power plant-specific tasksPreparation of project phase-dependent documents (terms of reference, tenders, etc.)Preparation of cost estimatesParticipation in project meetings, negotiations, evaluation of bids and preparation of award recommendationsEnsuring quality assurance and quality control during the planning, tendering, construction and operation phasesSelecting and specifying CHP plant and heating plant components in accordance with international regulations and standards as well as internal Vattenfall standardsParticipation in inter-project and inter-departmental exchanges of experiencePreparation of meeting reports and presentationsIn this role, you report to the Project Manager within a project and to the Manager Execution Engineering, be a sparring partner for the project manager and the rest of the project management teamUsing "people Skills" to build and motivate engineering teams. Your profile Degree in process engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or power plant engineering and at least 5 years of professional experience in planning and project management. Experience in the operation of heating and combined heat and power plants is an advantageYour professional skills include a sound knowledge of power plant-specific processes in heat generation plants as well as the interface of generation plants to district heating networks, CCS is a plusYour personal competencies include leadership qualities and excellent analytical skillsYou work in a structured manner, are self-initiated and have good communication skillsGood focus on safety and safety in designYou have a very good command of Swedish and EnglishYou have experience in planning and engineering processes as well as in teamwork, including cultural sensitivityWorking on interdisciplinary topics and interfaces with other departments are obligatory for youTravelling is not a problem for you. Engineering Manager The position is to be filled for an undetermined period of time. Your tasks: Independent set-up and control of an engineering team within projects (engineering management) Implementation and coordination of construction projects in connection with process engineering/power plant-specific tasksPreparation of project phase-dependent documents (terms of reference, tenders, etc.)Preparation of cost estimatesParticipation in project meetings, negotiations, evaluation of bids and preparation of award recommendationsEnsuring quality assurance and quality control during the planning, tendering, construction and operation phasesSelecting and specifying CHP plant and heating plant components in accordance with international regulations and standards as well as internal Vattenfall standardsParticipation in inter-project and inter-departmental exchanges of experiencePreparation of meeting reports and presentationsIn this role, you report to the Project Manager within a project and to the Manager Execution Engineering, be a sparring partner for the project manager and the rest of the project management teamUsing "people Skills" to build and motivate engineering teams. Your profile Degree in process engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or power plant engineering and at least 5 years of professional experience in planning and project management. Experience in the operation of heating and combined heat and power plants is an advantageYour professional skills include a sound knowledge of power plant-specific processes in heat generation plants as well as the interface of generation plants to district heating networks, CCS is a plusYour personal competencies include leadership qualities and excellent analytical skillsYou work in a structured manner, are self-initiated and have good communication skillsGood focus on safety and safety in designYou have a very good command of Swedish and EnglishYou have experience in planning and engineering processes as well as in teamwork, including cultural sensitivityWorking on interdisciplinary topics and interfaces with other departments are obligatory for youTravelling is not a problem for you.
Spencer Ogden is partnered with a MNC specializing in manufacturing building materials. My clients are looking for an experienced Maintenance professional to join them in their Malaysian plant based in Klang. Job summary:The Manager will be responsible to lead the Engineering strategy aligned towards business growth by ensuring optimum care and reliability of plant and equipment. He / She will also be very involved with the plant Senior Leadership in directing, developing and implementing a robust maintenance and reliability strategy. Job description: Develop and implement maintenance strategy to support all production lines to ensure equipment is reliable and functioning wellDevelop the future strategy of the equipment, plant capability and reliability through Manufacturing ExcellenceDevelop Maintenance Systems towards Predictive Maintenance and Autonomous MaintenanceDevelop people capability to meet business needsDevelop and strategize engineering projects to enhance capability to support current and future business needsPlant improvement projects for safety and efficiency, in alignment with Manufacturing Excellence and Cost Efficiency initiativesHigh Safety standards, good Safety setup and practices with Site Safety teamEnsuring plant maintenance is at tip top conditionVisual factory and conducive working environment, including canteenEnsuring Safety and Environment requirements, including Government Regulations.Ensuring continuation improvement on manufacturing capacityPlanning of all Preventive Maintenance activities, purchases and spare part inventory Job requirements: 15 years' experience in Planning or Maintenance Strategy within Heavy Industries.Degree in Engineering is essential. Mechanical, Electrical or Mechatronics will be preferred.Experience with Reliability Engineering or RCM is essential.Experience in Change Management is essential.Experience in MNC environment is an advantage.Good spoken and written command of English and Malay. To apply, please email to email@example.com or contact me at +6017 603 8268. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.
The Distribution Engineer will work on project teams to create world-class designs for new projects, alterations, and redevelopments on various 2.4kV to 34.5kV overhead and underground utility distribution projects. The Distribution Engineer will work with the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting electrical distribution plans according to budget constraints, design factors, or client needs. Develop and prepare distribution voltage packages for both overhead and underground projects, including distribution equipment installation, feeder replacement, cable replacement, and new feeder design.Develop and prepare design sketches, cost estimates, bill of materials, and other required deliverables.Perform various distribution calculations, including cable pulling, voltage drop, and pole loading calculations.Apply strong knowledge of NESC standards and utility standards, guides, specifications, and procedures.Research and compile project-related data as required by the project managers.Perform field inspections for overhead and underground electric facilities on public and private utility systems.Prepare and disseminate project communication regarding vegetation management, third-party attachments, right-of-way, and outage planning.Develop client presentations, reports, and visualizations to demonstrate technical results and project status.All other duties as assigned. Requirements: Bachelor of Science in Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.A Bachelor of Science in Engineering or related Engineering Technology degree from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.Master of Science degree in Engineering may be substituted for one year experienceThree (3) years of relevant engineering experience is a MUST, consulting preferred. Internship experience DOES NOT count.Successful completion (i.e., passing) FE or EIT preferred.Strong knowledge of electrical distribution power flow.Strong computer skills (e.g., Microsoft Office Suite).Proficiency in distribution design software and GIS to aid in design.Strong knowledge regarding easements, right-of-way, and permitting for distribution projects.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization, and problem-solving skills.