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R&D Electrical engineer

General information

As R&D Electrical Engineer, you will join our South Europe Technology Center, an organization leading continuous research and development activities on transformers. Specifically, you will be part of the R&D Team in Zaragoza (Spain), and you will contribute to the development of projects related to the electrical performance of dry transformers and contribute to the successful roadmap execution.

Your responsibilities
  • Propose and analyze innovative ideas in the electrical design of dry-type transformers to fulfill the challenging technical requirements of transformer for new markets

  • Define Design of Experiments for validating the proposed solutions

  • Design and supervision of the manufacturing and testing of the prototypes

  • Lead the RD project execution, to ensure the performance, time and cost are within the expectations

  • Document project progress, obtain conclusions and derive the design rules of the validated solutions

  • Protect the validated solutions by applying the corresponding IP solution

  • Support other RD colleagues from all Hitachi Energy RD community by analyzing and optimizing the electrical design of other RD projects

  • Provide punctual technical support to factories, salespeople and customers

  • 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
  • BSc or MSc in Electrical Engineering or similar. Higher formal educational will be meriting

  • At least 2 years’ experience in product development and/or design of electrical equipment, preferably dry-type transformers

  • Knowledge of magnetic, electric and/or thermal design of electrical equipment

  • Strong background in use of electrical FEM simulation (preferably ANSYS Maxwell) shall be well valuable

  • Initiative, creativity, “out of the box” thinking and great attention to detail

  • Collaborative, solution-oriented approach, and strong communication skills

  • Fluent in Spanish and English, both written and spoken

Location Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-04-12
Reference number R0048352

About Hitachi Energy

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 employ more than 40,000 people in 90 countries who each day work with purpose and use their different backgrounds to challenge the status quo. We welcome you to apply today and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.