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Electrical Project Engineer Transformers 80-100% (f/m/d)

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

Join our team in our Transformers business unit, in Ticino, as an Electrical Project Engineer Transformers 80-100% (f/m/d).

Our flexible work practices help you optimize personal and business performance while creating an environment where all employees can develop their skills and grow.

Please submit your application in English.

Your responsibilities

  • Electrical design of transformers/reactors with the evaluation, selection and application of the reference normative standards and procedures to perform engineering assignments mainly focused on MV and rolling stock applications.

  • Collaboration with engineering team members and customers to discuss technical solutions tailored to market requirements

  • Technical support for manufacturing locations, the focus being on producing transformers in accordance with design specifications

  • Support and supervise complex projects on topics such as testing, installation, and commissioning activities, ensuring best-in-class design engineering

  • Troubleshooting and failure analysis in strategic product development projects

  • Collaboration with the sales team and our customers regarding transformer design and liaise with Design System Manager to coordinate improvements or implementation in the design system

Your background

  • Electrical Engineering degree

  • 3-5 years electrical design experience preferably in dry type transformer and reactor for MV and rolling stock applications and/or in electrical machines

  • Good knowledge of dry type transformer manufacturing processes and testing

  • Experience in multiphysics simulation including cooling, heat transfer & flow, electromagnetics, electrostatic fields

  • Proficiency in use of current design tools including development of dedicated design programs/interfaces (e.g. Matlab; Simulink, Visual Basic)

  • Good English language skills. Italian language is a plus

  • Ability and willingness to do short trips (20%)

  • Ability to interact with colleagues on all levels

  • Knowledge of Finite Element Analysis is a plus

Location Molinazzo di Monteggio, Ticino, Switzerland
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-05-13
Reference number R0048932

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.