Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Development Engineer - Control Systems to join our Power Transmission & Distribution business based in Leeds.
The main function of the role is to engineer and develop Substation Control System solutions for electrical HV substation projects, ensuring BBs solutions are constantly in line with the requirements of client specifications;
As part of this role, the engineer would also be responsible for the Type Registration of the solutions to be deployed.
What youll be doing
On a day to day basis you will be expected to
Be able to understand, develop and implemented full substation control system solutions including hardware configurations, HMI, Graphics, and I/O production;
Have knowledge of Cyber security and the implementation of this within the substation environment;
Be able to perform Type Registration Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) with the clients presence;
Be able to produce well written Functional Design Specifications, clearly demonstrating the intentions of a solution to the client and team;
Be proactive in their approach to finding solutions that align to customer specifications;
Create and maintain good supplier and customer relationships to allow the development of solutions to be efficient;
Work as part of the SSSC team as an On-Call engineer, supporting the solutions deployed to substations.
Who were looking for
Personal Qualities and Experience
Holds HNC degree or higher in Electrical Engineering;
Experience in Substation Control Systems;
Knowledge of IEC 60870-5-101 protocol is essential;
Knowledge of NG Technical Specifications;
General knowledge of IEC 61850 protocol;
Familiar with quality assurance, business processes and applications;
Possess excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills;
Expected to have a background working in the Substation Control System design sector with the ability to understand and implement the requirements of Substation Control System configuration works;
Must work well and confidently both individually and as part of a team;
Must work well under pressure and to deadlines.