Electrical Design Engineer

Location
Cambridge
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
12 Jun 2017
Ref
RMS0179665
Contact
Yasmine Al-Noah
Sector
Design
Function
Electrical
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The Role:
Our client is seeking an experienced Electrical Designer who has knowledge of:-

Extensive experience in using ETAP or NEPLAN for designing sturdy electrical systems
Electrical Power Distribution from 110kV to 400V , substations, transformers etc.
Experience in LV & MV switch boards
Ability to create Single Line diagrams, 3 line diagrams, Control circuitry.
Short circuit calculations knowledge as well as harmonic analysis, effect of large Motor/Generator starting, power factor improvement calculations and PFC equipment etc at different points of the electrical system.
Identifying scope changes to the Project Manager and to assist in detailing the impact of such changes in terms of cost and schedule.
Interface technically with the client, co-ordinate resolution of technical queries.
Work with the team members , improve standards and procedures such that the project is completed
Assist with technical presentations, bid estimation & clarifications.
Work in cross functional teams, engage in constructive discussions with customers and vendors, develop specifications, support sales and project management

The Company:
The client is a leader within the Automation and Control Systems field with operations in 100 countries worldwide. They specialise in providing integrated solutions to the Transmission and Distribution and Oil & Gas industry with projects offshore and overseas.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
ETAP or NEPLAN for designing sturdy electrical systems

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft’s services.