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General Electric Leading Relay Protection Engineer in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Job Description Summary

Successful candidate will be part of the team responsible for project execution related to Grid Automation business in Central Asia, Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan with opportunities across Europe. The main functions: development of protection applications for electrical substations, power plants, industrial sites , configuration, testing and commissioning of protection devices and panels, customer service as well as tendering support and sales support

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities

  • To build protection applications as per customer's protection philosophy and project requirements; to make configuration of protection relays (busbar, line differential, distance, transformer protection); testing (functional testing of devices and testing of panels), organisation of pre-FAT and FAT and to carry out site commissioning for protection solutions;

  • To interact with the clients on technical subjects

  • To build project technical documentation including setting calculation, Autocad/Visio drawings, material specification

  • hotline support to clients within service and framework contracts

  • To support tendering with protection application solutions

  • To prepare training materials (workshop, presentations) and to give customer


  • Documentation management for protection devices and solutions (brochures, manuals)

  • Sales support


-Education: High school diploma (protection systems in electrical power industry)

-Knowledge/experience: deep knowledge and/or proven record of commissioning of MiCOM relays; the same for GE Multilin devices is a plus.

-Working experience: 5 years

-Field - proven knowledge of substation communication protocols

  • Software: AutoCad Electrical, Visio

-Experience with EngineeringBase or Eplan is a significant plus

  • Experience with ETAP or DigSilent Power factory is a significant plus

-Understanding of modern technologies in substation automation (especially digital substations);

-Intermediate English, Russian - fluent

Desired Characteristics

-Experience with computer network, switches, routers

-Communication skills, mature interpersonal acumen, effective interaction with diverse groups

-Attention to details, organizational skills

-Discretion with confidential information

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes