Project Engineer – Structural Steel Engineer

Hitachi India Pvt Ltd

  • Chennai, India
Project Engineer – Structural Steel Engineer
Job Posted : Feb 29th, 2024

Job Description


  • You will be a part of the GIS Steel Structure Engineering team, you will be supporting the project engineers / project lead engineers to develop project specific engineering documents and drawings for submission to customer and the documents required for manufacturing of Steel Structures for GIS (transmission and sub-transmission systems).
  • You will be an individual contributor who would deliver the tasks as per the given inputs and when required need to work in coordination with other colleagues and should exhibit good collaborative skills to complete the task.
  • You may also interact with other departments like Primary Engineering, Secondary engineering, Project Management and Production units.
  • Preparation of Tekla model & design calculation (in Staad. Pro) of Steel Structure for Gas Insulated Switchgears above 66kV.
  • Ensure all necessary inputs are available from stakeholders.
  • Prepare project specific civil plan for customer providing GIS loading for design of customer building floor, ceiling cranes etc., Influence of environmental conditions on GIS structure designs etc.
  • Self-review & peer review of documents.
  • Delivery of designs on time with Quality
  • Coordinating with the other team members and project lead engineer
  • Directly responsible for maintaining and updating the documentation for respective projects as per quality process.
  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Hand on experience in Structural engineering using Tekla Structures & STAAD software.
  • Familiarity with codes and applicable standards applicable for structure design (American, European, Canadian etc.).
  • Use of SAP for engineering interface with SCM
  • Basic knowledge of HV substation
  • Team player
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge tools like AUTOCAD, MS Office, design tools such as Tekla, Staad. Pro.
  • Knowledge of painting procedures
  • Knowledge of international standards such as IEC/ IEEE / ANSI, seismic zones and impact
  • Knowledge of HV substation / HV products -preferable
  • years of experience: 2 – 4 years with B.E / Diploma in Civil, Mechanical & Structural Engineering


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

For over 100 years, Hitachi Vantara Federal has been inventing the future through an innovative mindset and leading the way in data-driven solutions. Hitachi Vantara Federal is meeting an urgent and fast-growing demand that combines technology, intellectual property, and industry knowledge to deliver data-managing solutions. Our company is positioned to continue to deliver extraordinary outcomes that help enterprises improve their customers’ experiences, develop new revenue streams, and lower the costs of businesses. We drive advantage for our clients by combining IT, operational technology (OT), and domain expertise. Join our team today to help continue to make the extraordinary happen.