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General Electric DCS Engineer in Lisboa, Portugal

Job Description Summary

The DCS Engineer will be part of the Grid Automation team. The DCS Engineer has technical expertise in Substation Automation Systems as well as a good knowledge of Grid Automation products and solutions, providing Application Engineering support both internally and externally.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Define Systems Automation Solutions and technical architectures

  • Provide advance technical support and be a trusted advisor to customers

  • Preparation of project validation documents

  • Participate in service activities: Factory and Site Acceptance Testing, Technical Consulting, Training, On-site Support and Commissioning

  • Liaise effectively with customers in job planning, execution, follow-up and sales support, and internally with Manufacturing, Sales, Commercial Operations and Technology teams

  • Project Engineering and Management for Protection, Control and Automation system

  • Communicate schedule details, project milestones, manpower requirements, quality issues, and tools/equipment requirements to the appropriate individuals

  • Work closely with the Grid Automation Center of Excellence

  • Provide, audit, and implement quality control requirements for assigned activities

  • Technical Regulations & Standards Leadership

  • Support Sales & Tendering teams in presales activities and on service offer preparation

  • EHS Leadership, conduct field work in compliance with applicable regulations and encourage accurate employee safety practices

Required Qualifications

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. Electronics/Electrical Engineering degree

  • Proficiency level in Portuguese and English.

  • Significant Experience in Energy/Utility substation design

  • Grid Automation P&C products deep knowledge

  • Background in Electrical Control Systems and SCADA/DCS systems

  • Knowledge Standards with emphasis on IEC61850

  • Ethernet topology and network good knowledge

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs. Established project management skills.

  • Sound judgment, levelheaded under pressure, with an ability to think on feet.

  • High energy, positive individual loving operational challenges

  • Willingness and ability to travel both locally , (Around 50%)

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a strong customer focus and ability to cooperate with the different departments

  • A rigorous team working approach, good communication and interpersonal skills with a high level of self-motivation, flexibility and self-learning attitude

  • Ability to prioritize and effectively handle multiple assignments, consistently meeting deadlines

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No