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Project Engineer - SCADA

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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.

  • Job 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
  • Enjoy working in a high-profile environment with constant verbal and written communication.
  • Consistent reporting of updates from site;
  • Willingness to travel is must.
  • 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

  • Bachelors 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.

Basic Info
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2023-05-18
Reference number R0021737
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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.