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Project Engineer - SCADA

Business Information:

The Hitachi Energy Indian Operations Center (INOPC) is a competence center with around 2300 skilled engineers who focus on tendering, engineering, planning, procurement, project Management, functional system testing, installation supervision, documentation and commissioning. However, over the last decade, it has evolved to become the largest Operations hub. The India Operations Centre team at Chennai, Bangalore and Gurugram supports Hitachi Energy’s units in more than 40 countries across a wide portfolio of all the four business units in Hitachi Energy To date, the team has executed engineering and commissioning for projects in more than 80 countries.

Mission Statement:

Project Engineering focuses on designing, communicating, and implementing an operational plan for completing an engineering-based project including Preparing designs, project controls and specifications, schedules, cost estimates, production, transportation, installation, testing and/or commissioning of new infrastructure, facilities, equipment, etc. Monitoring progress and performance against the project plan; taking action to resolve operational problems and minimize delays. Identifying, developing, and gathering the resources necessary to complete the project. May include preparing engineering standards, designs and work specifications; developing project schedules, budgets and forecasts; and selecting materials, equipment, project staff, and external contractors.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Configure NM SCADA Database/HMI/Custom displays.

  • Real Time system SCADA operation & maintenance.

  • Historical archiving and report creation.

  • Troubleshooting using Protocol Analyser/ Trap Analysis.

  • Management of SCADA Applications – Alarm/Events, SOE, Trends, Operator Notes, Monitoring/Control, Historical Playback.

  • Support EMS/DMS Engineer in application tuning.

  • Testing SCADA Applications at different stages of Project Life Cycle.

  • Deliver customer trainings and workshops.

  • Assist in the designing, testing, and deploying of business applications.

  • Assist in problem solving and providing solutions.

  • Cooperate with other teams in different business units and locations.

  • Must have people skills, in particular the ability to work with both international customers and suppliers as a SCADA/EMS/DMS Systems Engineer.

  • Consistent reporting of updates from site.

  • 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 engineering (Electrical/Electronics).

  • Must have 4-5 years of experience.

  • should have experience in Control Centre SCADA configuration, tuning & testing.

  • should have experience in Control Centre System Maintenance.

  • MS-Office: Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint

  • Control Centre system knowledge of ABB, Siemens, Areva/Alstom, GE, Schneider.

  • Knowledge of SCADA Control Centre Application (ABB NM knowledge is an advantage).

  • Experience on Real Time Projects with SCADA in Power T&D.

  • Willingness to travel is must.

Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-05-22
Reference number R0034728

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.