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Secondary Engineering

Website Hitachi Energy, Västerås

We are offering a position as a Secondary Engineering at Hitachi Energy, Grid Integration business. This role can be located anywhere in Sweden (remote working, #LI-Remote), depending on the experience of the selected candidate. The preferred location, however, is in Västerås (SE), where we have the team and an office.

The business unit designs and delivers complete substations for distribution and transmission grids. We are offering an interesting position in an international project environment and various development possibilities in the areas of design and engineering, research, and development.

Since the work is conducted in projects, with every case being unique, your role will be very varying, such as responsibility for all activities related to system and secondary design, which includes everything from design to final delivery. Examples of daily activities are developing design drawings, generating basic documents for construction, performing engineering calculations and commissioning. At Hitachi Energy, you will have the opportunity to test your designer skills in various types of projects, both in Sweden and abroad.

Your responsibilities

  • Prepare and review substation documentations, for example, single line diagram, protection diagrams, interlocking diagrams, AC and DC drawings, calculations, control and protection panel drawings, IED configurations, cabling and bills of materials.
  • Provide technical evaluation of supplier proposals and accepts as fit for purpose supplied equipment or services.
  • Provide technical support during pre-FAT and FAT stage, handling installation and commissioning activities. Prepare project documentation within one’s scope of deliverables.
  • Participate in testing and commissioning.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including project manager, design (Lead, Primary, Civil and commissioning), planner, quality assurance, and supply chain, to ensure seamless project integration and successful outcomes in international project environment.
  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement, fostering innovation, and encouraging employee involvement in problem-solving and process enhancement.
  • Living core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues, and the business.

Your background

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Electrical engineering.
  • Fluent spoken and written English. Other language skills (e.g., Swedish, Finnish and Danish) are considered as an advantage.
  • Proactive, result-oriented individual with excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills as well as reliability and ability to work under pressure.
  • Willing to enter into international projects.
  • Travel is required; up to 20% both domestic and international.
  • Previous experience of engineering work related to High and Medium voltage substations is considered as an advantage.
  • Experience in design software such as Elmaster, E3, AutoCAD, PCM600 is considered as an advantage.
  • Knowledge of substation control and protection systems is considered as an advantage.

What we offer

  • Collective agreement
  • Flexible working time
  • Health care and wellness allowance
  • Fantastic career possibilities within Hitachi Energy both within Sweden and globally
  • Mentor to support you throughout onboard phase
  • Various trainings and education supporting employee development​
  • Diversified company with over 70+ nationalities working in Sweden
  • Supplementary compensation for parental leave
  • Employee Benefit Portal with thousands of discounts and perks
  • More benefits could be connected to this specific role

More about us

Apply for the position by August 14, 2024. Please note that we will initiate interviews as candidates apply and position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

For more information about this role, please contact Hannu Hautala, Engineering Manager (Secondary), at +358 50 3342596. Union representatives – Ledarna: Frank Hollstedt, +46 107-38 70 43; Sveriges Ingenjörer: Stefan Andersson, +46 107-38 08 21; Unionen: Karin Ulvemark, +46 107-38 51 42 or Ingrid Rinaldo, +46 107-38 58 19. All other questions can be directed to Talent Acquisition Partner Tobias Nilsson, [email protected].

Website Hitachi Energy, Västerås

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