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Business Information:

The Hitachi Energy Indian Operations Center (INOPC) is a competence center with around 1500 skilled engineers who focus on tendering, engineering, planning, procurement, functional system testing, installation supervision and commissioning. However, over the last decade, it has evolved to become the largest engineering hub. The India Operations Centre is a key aspect of the Power Grids business Power Up transformation program. The INOPC team at Chennai supports Hitachi Energy’s units in more than 40 countries across a wide portfolio of all the four business units in Power Grid business. To date, the team has executed engineering and commissioning for projects in more than 80 countries.

Your Responsibilities:

Engineering of Control and Protection solutions for high and medium voltage switchgears (GIS and AIS)

  • Control, protection and primary coordination

  • FDS preparation

  • Test document preparation

  • Knowledge on various country protection standards

  • Setting calculation preparation with support

  • Implementation of FBD / interlocking

  • Mimic & interlocking document

  • Alarm and metering cubicle

  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your Background:

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering with a focus on power systems or equivalent.

  • 4-7 years’ experience in CAE tools like: E3, eplan, AutoCad

  • 3-8 years’ experience in electrical engineering and design of HV and MV switchgears, Control and Protection Panels, AC/DC system, etc.

  • Knowledge about the different HV-and MV Equipment (AIS and GIS)

  • Any site experiences would be beneficial.

  • Relay configuration & testing knowledge

  • IED configuration tool of ABB

  • MS-Office: Word, Excel, Visio

  • Experiences on Control and Protection Devices e.g. from ABB, Siemens, AREVA, GE.

Basic Info
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2023-09-07
Reference number R0018713
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Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.