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At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

You as a R&D Engineer will be part of Hitachi Energy business-based Chennai,we are looking for candidates with specialization in Power electronics. This position provides the opportunity to individuals to conduct research on power electronic converters and devise new converter topologies and control strategies with strong focus on HVDC, FACTS and Semiconductors applications

Your responsibilities

  • Eager to explore white spots of business and technology opportunities
  • Able to work in a fuzzy context where different solutions (technical, process, organizational) are being evaluated and discussed, establishing structure as needed
  • Sense of responsibility and problem solver
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, Target oriented, pro-active, and self- motivated,
  • Communicative, convincing team-player,
  • Interpersonal skills and able to work in international team
  • Encourages openness & respect, and build trust, confidence & loyalty with customers and partners.
  • Self-dependent and structured work, Creative innovation driver with strong ownership

Your background

  • PHD in Electrical Engineering with focus on Power Electronics (or) M.TECH/M.E
  • 4-5 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge on converter design, control, and modulation
  • Knowledge of HVDC, FACTS & Power Semiconductors devices
  • Proficiency in simulation tools like PSCAD, MATLAB/Simulink
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail, multi-tasking, and ability to prioritize effectively in a demanding environment

More about us

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.

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Location Chennai, Manapakkam, Tamil Nadu, India
Job Type Full-Time
Type of role Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)
Contract Regular/Permanent

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