Electrical Project Engineer

Job Description

Create a better tomorrow with us.

We are looking for a Project Engineer with a focus on Control and Protection Systems, responsible for Technical project lead for substation automation and protection projects in the EA – Electrification& Automation, to be hired with a permanent contract in Milan within the Smart Infrastructure area.

Siemens is a focused technology company, pioneering intelligent solutions that transform the every day in manufacturing, grids, buildings, and transportation. Our technology addresses real problems that affect the future of humanity.

You love to create an impact? From Day 1 you are empowered to make a difference for a better tomorrow with your full potential and creativity.

Your Challenge

The Project Engineer will be responsible for working on a project engineering team, closely with Project Managers and Operations staff to deliver designs in a timely manner with high quality that meet customer expectations and with the Technical Sales organization to support the proposal preparation and strategies.

Some of the main activities will be:
  • Analysis and evaluation of technical specifications, base designs of engineering solutions, including the preparation of drawings, calculations, bill of materials, engineering instructions and processes
  • Applying powerful design methods, tools, and engineering practices to design development.
  • Providing the cost-effective execution of projects outputs in accordance with contract specifications, quality standards, schedule, and safety requirements.
  • Good knowledge of application and functionality of the following devices : Distance protections / Line differential protections / Generator protections / Transformer differential protection
  • Protections for electrical distribution / Bay Control Unit
  • Completing risk and opportunity assessments and reporting any contract, quality, program or cost issues for resolution; communicating engineering designs and processes to internal partners and actively contributing to design reviews and customer project meetings.
  • Collaborating with Supply Chain for input on vendor documentation, bids and evaluation of proposals, materials and equipment.
  • Providing training and support to the other team members, including foreign colleagues; maintaining a strong network of engineering professionals, sharing engineering best practice across different projects and fields to support the development of junior colleagues.

To be a perfect fit for this role, you would already have:

  • Shown experience in technical department within substation automation, with a products’ portfolio made of Control, Command, Protection and RTU devices and their standard applications in Electrical Field.
  • Good knowledge of protection and control systems for HV and MV power plant and grid
  • Bachelor's / Three Years or Master's Degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering, Automation or Technical High School Diploma
  • Customer Focus: Ability to anticipate and understand customers’ needs, be responsive and keep commitments
  • Good organizational skills to respond to multiple inquiries in a timely and professional manner This is a position requiring attention to detail with a strong focus on time and task management, capable of handling many orders and tasks in parallel.
  • Strong orientation to reach targets, initiative, autonomy and propensity to work in team
  • Passion to never-stop growing
  • Respect and appreciation of each person’s uniqueness, willingness to co create and share knowledge
  • Proficiency in English and Italian
  • Eligibility to work in Italy
What we offer
  • Flexibility: trustful environment with an inclusive and flexible way of working driven by results,; hybrid and remote working enabled by innovative tools and devices, personal computer and smartphone; wi-fi connection reimbursement.
  • Welfare: flexible welfare programs and health insurance extendable to your family; professional and extraprofessional accident insurance; free on-site lunch options.
  • Never stop growing: plenty opportunities for continuous and individual learning journeys
  • An inclusive team culture where you can be yourself

Join us and be yourself. Inclusion is our ambition!

Siemens is an equal opportunity employer, offering a safe and inclusive work environment, based on mutual respect and the appreciation of uniqueness, guaranteeing equal employment opportunities to all qualified candidates to unleash their full potential.

Address to us your desired working conditions/ environment. Typically, this kind of position is full-time, however please feel free to ask for a more flexible arrangement if that suits better to you.

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Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens S.p.A.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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