Project Engineer HW Control

Hitachi India Pvt Ltd

  • Chennai, India
Project Engineer HW Control
Job Posted : Nov 17th, 2023

Job Description

Technical Project Engineering focuses on a range of engineering disciplines e.g. electrical, mechanical, chemical, civil, structural, automation and software engineering. The activities associated with project engineering include: discipline engineering and design; planning, risk assessments; coordination of resources (personnel and equipment).


  • Execute project within budget by meeting all KPI’s (Quality, OTD, Efficiency, Budget)
  • Design & execute the project in line with customer specification / FACTS standard/Global standards Viz IEC, ANSI, IEEE etc.
  • Tender execution as per customer/FACTS requirement
  • Preparation of MACH based control and protection system cubicle design
  • Preparation of IED based control and protection system cubicle design
  • Preparation of FACTS Plant design drawings (Secondary)
  • Designing and estimation of Aux. AC & DC power requirements.
  • Designing of LV, MV Switch boards including battery systems, UPS and Voltage stabilizers
  • Estimation & Sizing of LV Aux. power, control cables, communication cables & Indication cables
  • Purchasing of cubicles, cables, Junction boxes, AC & DC switch boards, MV Switchgear, Battery system, UPS & Voltage stabilizers etc.
  • Co-ordination with other departments (Mech. / Control / System Design/Commissioning)
  • Validation of the time schedule (EE Dept.) for a project
  • Review and coordination with vendor/supplier drawings for Electrical deliverables including primary equipment
  • Evaluation of sub-supplier and selection as per project requirement
  • Supporting for configuration & testing of protection system
  • Involving in customer FAT, site installation and commissioning support
  • Involving in development and supporting activities for continuous process improvements
  • Preparation of As Built Drawings

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Education:  BE in Electrical Engineering
  • 6 – 10 years of experience in Substation secondary/EPC design or project execution or HVDC control & protection hardware design
  • Strong experience and substation /EPC project execution or HVDC secondary project execution
  • Strong Experience in Control and Protection cubicle design
  • Experience in Detailed Design of plant Engineering
  • Works independently, applying established local & global standards
  • Experience in Electrical Grid Industry (Switchyard equipment)
  • Experience in E3 or Similar design tool handling
  • Experience in ETAP software for auxiliary system design, load flow analysis and short circuit study
  • Experience in Cable engineering


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.