General Electric Lead Customer Application Engineer in Markham, Ontario
Job Description Summary
This position will be responsible for designing, programming, testing and commissioning protection and control related applications for both electric utilities and industrial markets
Key technical person on project implementation for complex projects
Design protection and control schemes to fulfill user specifications and requirements
Fabricate relay setting files to include programming of Protection and Control Elements, Control Logic and Communications settings
Perform engineering studies and analyses such as short circuit studies, protective device coordination and load flow etc.
Assist software tool development to automate the engineering process internally and externally with key utility partners
Acts as technical leader for the assigned projects, a project manager partner
Is a direct customer contact on technical issues, clarifies and seeks customer approval on project technical deliverable
Analysis of the customer’s needs starting from tender, identification of the appropriate solution according to customer's functional specifications and participate in technical definition of the delivery
Conducts Factory Acceptance Tests as Technical Leader
Travel to customer locations and conducts Site Acceptance Tests as Technical Leader
Abide by all GE Corporate and local policies and procedures including but not limited to Integrity, Diversity, Proprietary Information, Conflict of Interest, QMS and EHS
Perform other related duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
B.S or higher degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering specialized in power system.
Minimum of three (3) years of experience in design, study, and analysis of power system protection and control
Knowledge of power system steady and transient analysis, fault study and protection theory. Familiar with symmetrical components.
Working experience with study software and power system tools such as Mathcad, MATLAB, ASPEN, CAPE or ETAP
Working knowledge on substation communication protocols such as IEC 61850, DNP, Modbus
Knowledge or field experience with system commissioning and testing.
Ethical and professional business manner in interaction with team members and customers.
Strong communication skills including technical writing, MS Word and Excel
The ability to work independently within a dynamic work environment is essential
P.E registration or be eligible for registration
Relocation Assistance Provided: No