HVDC Operations Technology Engineer


Offre publiée le 2024-06-28

Hitachi Vantara Corporation


General Information :

We strive to be world leaders in electric power by helping countries to have greener, stronger and cleaner electricity. By bringing sustainable energy to more and more people, we can reduce our impact on the planet.

When you work with us, you will therefore be part of a higher purpose where each department contributes. Together we can encourage the next innovation - to make life better for everyone.

We are looking for an HVDC Operations Technology Engineer to join our HVDC team at Hitachi Energy Montreal. You will be part of a team of talented engineers working for IT / OT Systems, reporting to the HVDC Engineering Manager in Canada.

You will be responsible for defining automation equipment requirements and topology that will be used in our HVDC converter stations, working from tender phase to project execution, ensuring providers and internal stakeholders are aligned with customer requirement and applicable standards.

If you have experience working on high voltage substations automation or high availability automation systems, you are eager to learn, and you enjoy working on a global structure of high technology and innovation, apply now!

Responsibilities :

As an Operations Technology Engineer, you will work mainly with SCADA systems, HMI and network infrastructure.

You will be a part of the HVDC team and be responsible for the OT System design in our control and protection system.

Leading system and network implementations in HVDC projects

Building complete infrastructure of networks and systems to support operations.

Ensuring systems and networks respects the best practices topologies, customer requirements and applicable standards.

Participating in security assessments as a subject-matter expert

Actively contributing to identifying and capturing opportunities for improvement

Work together with our customers, both internally and externally, to ensure our delivery is according to their requirements and standards.

Collaborating and networking with engineering colleagues, sharing best practice across different projects and disciplines

You will have the opportunity to travel abroad and participate in building some of our many power stations around the world.

You are 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.

Live Hitachi Energy core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Qualifications :

Bachelor’s or MSc. degree in Electric engineer or correlated areas

2 years of experience with Gateway Server, SCADA and HMI systems (MicroScada and Intouch is an asset)

Knowledge on DataBase Management / SQL

IT-Infrastructure with knowledge on routers, firewalls, Switches, Servers and workstations.

Exposure to Cyber Security.

Backup / Image handling on servers and workstations and patch management.

Exposure in AC Control & Protection schemes or automation

Exposure / Basic Knowledge in International electrical (IEEE / IEC) Standards.

Knowledge on C / C++ is an asset.

Experience in HVDC projects will be an added advantage, but also other OT experience from AC side or automation.

Previous work experience in related area Flexibility and an open mindset are important features to be successful in this role Fluency in English, both written and spoken is required to be able to interact with various stakeholders.

French speaking is an asset.

Only selected applicants will be contacted.


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