SCS Systems Engineer

Recruiter
WRD Consulting Ltd
Location
Stafford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Aug 2019
Closes
13 Sep 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
SCS Hardware System Engineer

Our Client is looking for an Enthusiastic Engineer to join our existing SCS team to perform all aspects of implementation of Substation Control Systems (SCS); from design through to installation and commissioning on site. Suitable candidate must be able to communicate effectively with the customer, have the ability to interpret customer requirements (including schedules, drawings etc.), have an understanding of system engineering design and be prepared to be involved in and eventually lead site visits for the purpose of survey and installation work (including the preparation of associated risk evaluation/method statements). Suitable candidate would also be involved in an extensive SCS upgrade programme.
This position would suit someone who has a good grounding in systems engineering and enjoys working in an engineering environment, who is keen to work on site and become involved in all aspects of a project and is keen to learn and develop new skills as part of an experienced and committed team.
Role description:

* Working under close supervision to agreed procedures/methods and standards with configuration and engineering design responsibilities.

* Interpret and verify customer supplied data and specifications.

* Produce system designs from customer supplied information using Clients existing generic approach

* Creating/modifying system drawings and Schematics

* Producing all necessary documentation to support the production of the systems

* Assisting in Site acceptance testing

* Involvement in site surveys and preparation of Health and Safety Documentation

Essential Skills

* Experience of Substation Control Systems

* Knowledge/Experience of the ABB Substation Control Systems

* At least, educated to HND level in an Electrical Engineering discipline.

* Preferably educated to degree level in relevant subject(s).

* Computer literate with Autocad and Excel experience.

* Capable of good customer communications.

* Methodical approach to the interpretation of customer requirements.

* Hold a current full driving licence (UK or be able to easily convert to full UK)

Desirable Skills

* Experience of database configuration and system validation work

* Experienced in the Pacis and/or DS Agile Control System

* Experience of ABB LON.

Personal Qualities
Ability to work as part of a team.
Ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines.
Have excellent communication skills.
Be flexible in their methods of working