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R&D Senior Engineer

Business Information:

The Hitachi Energy India Development Center (IDC) is the Research and Development center with around 500 R&D engineers, specialists and experts who focus on developing, maintaining - Technology, Products, Digital solutions including product integration, testing, cybersecurity and certification.

The India Development Centre is located in Chennai and Bangalore which includes various product test labs spread over 20000 Sq.ft.

Mission Statement:

You will be part of HAPG, Automation and Communication business in Bangalore. We are responsible for development of protection and control products for power generation, transmission and sub-transmission network applications. Our product offer includes IEDs in the Relion 670/650 series as well as the COMBIFLEX family.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Verification & Validation of substation automation products.

  • Participating in test core team workshop to understand the product test requirements and performs software/domain test activities on system/product projects, including design, coding, and black box testing of software modules in line with the quality management system.

  • Developing new and adaptive design of test cases for system and product requirements. Report & verify the test defect logs captured during the testing phase of the assigned product.

  • Partnering well with a variety of different product stakeholder groups, including management at different levels, business analysts and developer’s community.

  • Technically responsible to ensure the mutual consistency and efficient integration of the several subsystems in modular, easy-to-maintain and extendible software that meets the product specification.

  • 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 or master’s degree in electrical / Electronic Engineering with 3-8 years of practical experience in Substation Automation.

  • Experience in Substation Automation protocols like IEC 60870-5-101/104, DNP 3.0, IEC 61850 is must.

  • Working knowledge in PRP/HSR, PTP, SNTP, SNMP is required.

  • Working knowledge of tools such as TFS, ALM, Test management system etc

  • Knowledge on various Test automation tools and scripting (Python, C#)

  • Knowledge on OOPS concept and Robot automation framework will be added advantage.

  • Proficiency in both spoken & written English language is required. 

Location Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-05-10
Reference number R0024217

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.