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Protection Engineer

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

The Hitachi Energy Indian Operations Center (INOPC) is a competence center with around 1500 skilled engineers who focus on tendering, engineering, planning, procurement, functional system testing, installation supervision and commissioning. However, over the last decade, it has evolved to become the largest engineering hub. The India Operations Centre is a key aspect of the Power Grids business Power Up transformation program. The INOPC team at Chennai supports Hitachi Energy’s units in more than 40 countries across a wide portfolio of all the four business units in Power Grid business. To date, the team has executed engineering and commissioning for projects in more than 80 countries.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Interface drawings, generating bill of materials & IED order code  preparation,  Signal  I/O  schedules, Schematics drawing for all types of protection (Feeders, transformers, Busbars, Reactors, Capaci-tors). 

  • Preparation of Functional design documents: Technical specification, General Arrangements drawing, Product selection, Scada Overview drawings. 

  • Preparation of Manufacturing Documentation: Apparatus List, wiring reports, Label list, Detailed assem-bly documents, Difference list for revised documents for Manufacturing Control and Production cabinets, CT, VT, Marshalling boxes e.t.c. 

  • Preparation of Cable Documents: Should Prepare Pre cable list and Cable schedule for Control room Equipment’s, Yard Equipment’s, Fiber optic cables and all site cable coordination cables. 

  • Work with project team to fully develop Plant circuit diagram with complete integration and coordination of HV, AC/DC Systems, Networking with control and protection. 

  • Should able to identify the customer requirements by understanding specifications, Tender proposals and conduct review meeting with your superiors and document the list of available and pending inputs with highlighting the risks involved. 

  • Responsible for preparing Engineering Work plan and Budget estimates for the scope assigned. 

  • Develop the plant circuit diagram with support of suitable design tools and send for validation to cus-tomers and prepare a plan for comments follow up and approval. 

  • To actively participate in design review , lessons learnt process , Check points preparation. 

  • To play an integral part in team overall success and development of work process. 

  • Should be ready for travel and support project team if necessary.

  • To provide regular concise progress to project management, detailing any current and potential issues that may affect project or cost. 

  • To work closely with and provide progress information to Project managers ensure timely delivery of all project milestone. 

  • Take responsibility for the quality & accuracy of work product. 

Basic Info
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2023-04-26
Reference number R0017537
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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.