Our worldwide teams at Siemens Smart Infrastructure (SI) are shaping the market for intelligent, adaptive infrastructure for today and the future! We address the pressing challenges of urbanization and climate change by connecting energy systems, buildings and industries.
We create environments that care.
This exciting new opportunity has arisen within our Digital Grid business unit in SI. We ensure reliable, secure, affordable energy supply in a decentralising, decarbonising, digitalising and all-electrifying energy world.
Reporting to the Principal Application Engineer Team Leader you will be responsible for the design and configuration of substation automation equipment, creating and carrying out test procedures
Investigating problems / troubleshooting, providing technical support to customers and internal functions (Sales/Tendering), and most importantly promoting Siemens Zero harm Safety Initiative and culture.
Change the future with us.
Key to your role will be to complete a broad scope of technical tasks including installation/commissioning, maintenance and evaluation of customers equipment and systems. You will also determine priorities of tasks and actions and schedule measures accordingly.
Other important elements of this opportunity involve:
Supporting customer remotely and onsite, and provides 2nd and 3rd level user support in case of arising issues
Working with Siemens secondary automation portfolio (Siprotec/Reyrolle/SICAM RTU/SICAM PAS) Familiarity with Siemens internal and customer procedures demonstrating a qualitative and efficient approach to delivery
Working with UK customers and Siemens business functions to ensure the solutions offered meet the required standards and satisfaction
Working collaboratively following processes in given portfolio areas. Focusing on identifying improvements and sharing best practice.
Encouraging feedback, listening and challenging in an open team environment that supports innovation and learning, even when mistakes are made or when difficult issues surface.
Experience and Qualifications Required:
What you need to make real what matters.
Knowledge and experience of technical standards (IEC/NGTS)
A minimum qualification of Level 4 Qualification in Electrical Engineering or equivalent level of experience or other relatable qualification.
Experience with the configuration and testing of substation automation equipment.
Experience of communication networks (IEC61850, IEC60870, Profibus, Modbus, DNP3)
Excellent standard of IT literacy – especially Word, Visio and Excel.
Sound written, verbal, communication and interpersonal skills.
What else do I need to know?
Closing date for applications: 1st July 2020
Salary: £30,000 to £36,000 per annum plus benefits
If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business, therefore we encourage applications from a diverse talent pool. We are proud to announce that we have partnered with VERCIDA , the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are in an accessible format. We welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.
Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Company: Siemens plc
Experience Level: not defined
Job Type: Full-time