Electrical Engineer/Senior Electrical Engineer(Primary Substation Design)

Mott MacDonald

  • Mumbai,Noida,Bangalore
Electrical Engineer/Senior Electrical Engineer(Primary Substation Design)
Job Posted : Jun 14th, 2024

Job Description

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:-

  • Design (Concept, FEED and Detail Design) of Transmission and Distribution Systems upto 400kV – for Utility Companies based on International standards – for US, UK, Europe, Middle East and South East Asia regions. Experience in Design of HV/LV Distribution systems for Oil & Gas Sector , WIND,BESS projects will be an added advantage
  • Perform Primary and Secondary system design viz.  Preparation of Key SLD, Protection & Control SLDs, schematics, AC/DC SLDs, LVAC System design, cable schedule, Interconnection Schedule, Bulk MTO.
  • Perform indoor Lighting, outdoor area Illumination and Street Illumination in Dialux or vendor software, calculations for Earthing and Lightning Protection.
  • Apply  broad practical knowledge to design of Layouts – Equipment Layouts for outdoor switchyard, indoor substation, trench/tray layouts, lighting, earthing and lightning protection layouts (Should be able to guide/provide inputs to technicians and review from a technical/quality perspective).
  • Hands on experience of System Studies software – ETAP or SKM – ability to independently model electrical system and carry out load flow, short circuit, motor starting, protection relay setting studies arc flash studies in ETAP.
  • Perform Equipment sizing calculations e.g. Transformer, Generator, HV/LV Cables, AC UPS, Capacitor Banks
  • Prepare technical specifications, technical data sheets for Electrical Equipment – Transformers, DG Sets, Switchgear, UPS, Battery Charger, Distribution Boards.
  • Preparation and evaluations of Bid tabulation/documentation
  • Review of vendor drawings for various Electrical Equipment including review of schematics for HV/LV systems.
  • Ability to carry out inter discipline coordination and coordinate effectively with Lead office
  • Duties may include extended, but temporary, out-of-town assignments.
  • Lead design team for completing deliverables within time limits.
  • Effective task management through performance management of design engineers and CAD Technicians.
  • Ensure accountability and delivery as also profitability by monitoring design cost.
  • Actively share knowledge and experience with other staff in the section and organization particularly to help coach and develop more junior staff.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering from accredited university.
  • Relevant experience in Electrical design in a consultancy organisation for Transmission and Distribution systems – Indoor GIS/Outdoor Switchyards, upto 400kV AC systems. Experience with Utility companies based in US/UK/Europe/Middle east will be preferred.  Experience in Design of HV/LV Electrical Systems for Oil & Gas projects would be an added advantage.
  • Conversant in Electrical design software – Dialux, ETAP
  • Computer literacy in MS office-and basic knowledge of AUTOCAD/3D Modelling Software like Revit is essential.
  • Ability to work in independently with lead office as part of integrated team
  • Very good written and oral communication skills
  • Inclination to use Technology to bring in innovative solutions
  • Self-motivated individual with keen interest to learn new skills and add value to the team/ organisation


  • Mumbai,Noida,Bangalore.

Company Overview:-

Mott MacDonald is a global engineering, management and development consultancy focused on guiding our clients through many of the planet’s most intricate challenges. Our network of experts, active in 150 countries, finds opportunities in complexity, turning obstacles into elegant, sustainable solutions. By looking at problems from a fresh angle, we aim to add value at every stage, for our clients – you – and the lives you touch every day. Improvement is at the heart of what we offer: better economic development, better social and environmental outcomes, better businesses, and a better return on your investment.