Job ID: CH54389636
Date Posted: Sep 21, 2023
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Energy
Company Name: HITACHI ENERGY SWITZERLAND LTD
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
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 SAS commissioning Engineer will be part of Hitachi Energy business based in Baden, Switzerland. You will be acting as the responsible commissioning engineer overseeing the installation and commissioning of substation automation systems for assignments classified as medium commissioning complexity. Managing completion of all commissioning activities efficiently and cost-effectively and in accordance with contract specifications, quality standards, and safety requirements.
Our flexible work practices help you optimize personal and business performance while creating an environment where all employees can develop their skills and grow.
As a commissioning engineer, carrying out the testing & Commissioning Substa-tion automation systems delivered in various locations within and outside Swit-zerland and actively contribute to the Service Management team of Grid Auto-mation Systems.
Execute the project commissioning safely following all safety standards of Hita-chi Energy as well as customer. Reports Hazards, Near Misses at working loca-tion back to office for records and further improvement.
Ensure that customer relations are managed in an optimal way.
Carryout the commissioning as per the documented process description and checklists. Continuous interactions with the engineering and project manage-ment team to carry out the site works effectively. Clearing of open points; to be signed off with customer before leaving the site.
Report the Site progress & Site plan. Ensure efficient use of the commissioning assets like Test kits, Tools etc.
Handing over the marked-up drawings to engineering for preparing the As-build drawing and onward submission to customer to close the project.
Actively and regularly feedback to Testing, Project Management, Engineering and Sales in way that ensures re-usage of experience.
Contribute to planning and implementation of commissioning activities.
Implement commissioning design changes and provides mark-ups for as-built project documentation.
Support continuous improvement of project process/product/system design.
Participate in internal project review meetings and provides inputs on commis-sioning activities.
Initiate and monitor risk mitigation plan in one’s area of responsibility and en-sure stakeholders are updated on associated technical risks.
Coordinate site activities focused on finalizing customer acceptance Certifica-tion.
Give feedbacks to the organization to apply lessons learned process.
Use standard processes to ensure all commissioning activities comply with re-quired safety regulations and contractual requirements.
Apply and improve processes and tools in one’s technical area to ensure effec-tive project delivery.
Guide Associate Commissioning Engineers and coordinate work with entry level engineers, technicians, or administrative staff. May manage small project teams.
Representing the commissioning function at project meetings and commissioning review meetings.
Supporting Project Managers in issuing claims new scope of work, cost impact, time impact, risk quantifications etc. Creating work plans for work in own area of responsibility and proactively manages this work to deliver the agreed program on time, on quality and at targeted cost.
Preparing project documentation for SAT, FAT as required. Obtaining approvals from utilities for commissioning activities of protection systems main and back up relays including scheme testing.
Living Hitachi Energy core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.
A bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or equivalent.
4 plus years’ experience as a commissioning engineer of automation systems and products.
Knowledge of substation control and protection systems, philosophy principles of applications and concepts. In-depth product knowledge of Hitachi Energy. Working knowledge and understanding of protection philosophies.
Basic knowledge of communication protocols like IEC61850, LON, IEC101-3, DNP etc. Strong knowledge of communication protocols in substations and able to read schematic drawings and identify or locate mistakes problem solving & conflict resolution.
Proven technical report generation, communication, customer interface skills multi priority and multi-tasking. Analytical and strategic approach.
Proven communication and presentation skills.
Proficiency in both spoken & written German language is preferred.
Spoken & written English language is an advantage.