Technical Leader - Electrical Engineering
Schneider Electric
Calgary, AB
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Schneider Electric Canada is looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic and senior electrical engineer to join the Power Systems HUB engineering team. This position is responsible for the technical scope of projects both at tendering and execution stages and independently leading small projects. The responsibilities of this position extend to projects falling under the scopes of power distribution and management solutions. Projects are primarily in the Utilities, infrastructure, Oil and Gas, Mining, Renewables, Microgrid, Water and Waste Water and Marine business.

In this role you will:
  • Provide technical expertise for integrated project during pre-sale, bidding and execution stages. Projects involve MV/LV power generation and distribution systems, MV/LV distribution equipment, e-house, energy automation and industrial automation systems.
  • Experience in developing technical documents and drawings for MV/LV power generation and distribution systems, MV/LV distribution equipment, e-houses, energy automation and industrial automation systems.
  • Provide technical expertise for solution projects through feasibility, FEED, detail design, commissioning and start up stages.
  • Experience in review customer technical documents and drawings, prepare engineering hours estimate, coordinate with participating business unites of the company, external vendors and integrators and presenting bid technical solution to partners.
  • Experience in design power distribution system for local power generation of 10-50 MW using fossil fuel, solar or wind.
  • Experience in electrical and control design of microgrid system including energy storage will be an asset.
  • Experience in leading a multidisciplinary team of electrical, control and automation engineers on medium- to large-scale projects and working independently covering the responsibilities of project managers and technical specialists on small projects.

This job might be for you if you have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering with 12+ years of progressive work experience in power systems design, implementation and commissioning.
  • Licensed as Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with a recognized Canadian association of professional engineers
  • Fluency in English language including read, write and speak. Knowledge of French language will be an asset.
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Primary Location
: CA-Alberta-Calgary
Other Locations
: CA-Ontario-Mississauga
: Full-time
Unposting Date
: Ongoing