Principal Automation Engineer

Sydney, Australia

Principal Automation Engineer
Negotiable Salary

JD Ross has partnered with a leading engineering services firm in search of a Principal Automation Engineer to join their office in Sydney. This is a great opportunity to join a team of dedicated and seasoned professionals who deliver innovative engineering solutions across various sectors including Control & Automation, T&D, HV substations and Power Systems. 

Principal Automation Engineer
Full-time, Permanent
Sydney, NSW

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure delivery of detailed HV substation automation systems design as required, including the preparation and review of design drawings and documentation (specifications & reports).
  • Ensure performance of HV substation automation systems configuration, testing & commissioning (FAT & SAT), and provide construction and commissioning support as required.
  • Ensure technical / engineering designs are compliant with standards and specifications.
  • Assist with the preparation of tenders & proposals.
  • Assist with project management as required.
  • Ensure compliance with company / client Quality Policies and Procedures.

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Chartered / Professional Engineer (desirable).
  • +10 years’ experience in any of the following: design, development/configuration, testing & commissioning of HV substation automation and/or process control, including demonstrated use of related processes and procedures.
  • Knowledge of HV Substation Automation philosophies.
  • Demonstrated successful experience of the delivery of HV Substation Automation system design, configuration, testing & commissioning projects.
  • Proficient in the configuration and commissioning of with HV substation gateway, RTU and/or PLC, HMIs & network equipment, including CGI Logica, Foxboro, GE, SEL, Cooper Eaton, Schneider, Allen-Bradley, Siemens, ABB, Cisco.
  • Possess site commissioning experience working with HV substation automation systems.
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