Lead LV Secondary System Engineer (F/M)

GE Renewable Energy

  • Noida, India
Lead LV Secondary System Engineer (F/M)
Job Posted : Feb 1st, 2024

Job Description

  • Working in an international team which is part of global Engineering HVDC Centre of Excellence within Grid Integration based in Stafford.
  • A key role in a dynamic, international working environment with a large degree of flexibility of work agreements.
  • Competitive benefits, and great development opportunities

As Lead LV Secondary System Engineer, you will be a part of LV Secondary System Design” team, reporting directly to the Engineering Manager. You will be a part of a highly motivated and dynamic team of engineers working on the requirements, design, integration, installation, and commissioning Control and Protection Systems for HVDC.

LV secondary activities covers, among others:

  • AC Protection Single Line Diagram and Protection principles.
  • HV electrical control and interlocking principles
  • Technical specifications (control cable, cubicles, …)
  • Cubicles design
  • Detailed electrical schematics.

Roles and Responsibilities:-

As Lead LV Secondary System Engineer, you will be responsible for design and development activities for the technical solution that meets customer requirements. This includes the following activities:

  • Requirement Capture and gap analysis.
  • Define Schematic diagrams requirements and produce detailed design documentation, drawings, test specifications and test reports.
  • Prepare design and technical documents required for the projects as:
    •  Design documents: Single Line Diagrams, Wire/Cable Schedules, Routine Test specification, General Assembly drawings, Bill of Materials, etc.
    • Principal diagrams: Interlockings, Protection actions, Polarities, HVDC specific functions
    • Prepare Technical specification for cabling, cable list, Cable Schedule
  • Interface with equipment supplier, monitor manufacturing of cabinets and supervise Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT)
  • Follow the departments standard design practices, engineering reviews and guidelines.
  • Participate in the investigation of technical problems and the establishment of procedures and corrective actions to avoid recurrences.
  • Prepare replies to customer comments on technical submittals in coordination with project management.
  • Attend, as needed, meeting with customers/contractors/ consultants for technical discussions.
  • Assist site activities relevant to the installation and commissioning of the control system.
  • Apply engineering policies and procedures.
  • Share engineering information.
  • Support department Continuous Improvement activities.

Required Qualifications:-

  • Degree in Electrical engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of 5-year experience in HW design in HVDC field or in a similar field: Oil&Gaz, Electrical substations, Transmission & Distribution,…
  • Good Knowledge about HVDC systems and components.
  • Experience with Design Requirements management for Electrical system and components: analysis and flowdown from System requirements to Components requirements.
  • Good knowledge of Electrical Engineering tools such as E-base, …
  • Strong experience in LV/Control Panels design (preferably as used in HVDC or Substation/Power plant environments)
  • Good knowledge about IEDs (Intelligent Electronic Devices), Signal List and Configuration.
  • Good knowledge about Engineering Codes & Standards (international such as IEC, IEEE, National, Cigré…)
  • Basic Understanding of LV cable sizing and distribution
  • Good knowledge of Control & Protection Relay logic
  • Knowledge of technical regulations and certifications
  • Good influencing skills
  • Good level of Accountability and Decision making skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Tools: MS office (Word, Visio, Excel).
  • Languages: English.
  • Availability to travel ~10% of time

Desired Qualifications:-

  • Strong knowledge of HVDC systems


  • Noida, India.

Company Overview:-

GE (NYSE:GE) rises to the challenge of building a world that works. For more than 125 years, GE has invented the future of industry, and today the company’s dedicated team, leading technology, and global reach and capabilities help the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE’s people are diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest level of integrity and focus to fulfil GE’s mission and deliver for its customers. www.ge.com