System Studies Engineer - HVDC Control & Protection

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Your responsibilities


• Performing advanced network studies for HVDC projects during offers and execution (such studies include Dynamic Performance, Network Restoration, and Interaction).

• Developing and validating detailed simulation models for several EMT software, such as PSCAD/EMTDC, Matlab/Simulink and EMTP-RV.

• Optimizing the overall behavior of HVDC control systems (for instance with regards to dynamic and black-start performances) according to the customer’s technical specifications and national grid code requirements.

• Developing and parametrizing advanced HVDC control systems such active filtering, grid forming and multi-terminal controls.

• Analyzing potential interactions, such as control and sub-synchronous torsional interactions, between the HVDC converter and other controlled devices in the power system via simulation models and the analysis of the converter harmonic impedance.

• Presenting study results to customers written and orally, as well as training the customers on the developed simulation models and explaining their documentation.

• Support to the project management with expertise in technical discussions, participation in customer meetings and coordination of external partners.



Your Skills And Qualifications


• University degree (Master/Bachelor) in electrical power engineering. 

• 5+ years of professional experience in the area of Power Systems studies and modelling of electrical network/HVDC/FACTS.

• Good knowledge in high voltage applications, power transmission systems, power electronics and HVDC technology. Knowledge of relevant global standards, regulations, and guidelines.

• Expertise in control engineering and modelling of HVDC systems in the time domain and frequency domain.

• Professional user of typical power system simulation programs (e.g., PSCAD/EMTDC, Matlab/Simulink, EMTP-RV, PSSE, Python Tools)

• Fluent English mandatory (spoken and written).

• Outstanding team skills, initiative, and customer orientation.

• High ability to work in a multi-national and multi-cultural team.

This role is based in Gurgaon/Chennai, where you’ll get the chance to work with teams impacting entire cities, countries – and the shape of things to come.

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Organization: Siemens Energy

Company: Siemens Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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