Senior Project Engineer – HVDC SCADA & HMI Design

Hitachi ABB Power Grids

  • Chennai, India
Senior Project Engineer – HVDC SCADA & HMI Design
Job Posted : Jul 28th, 2021

Job Description

As a SCADA Engineer with us, you will join an aspiring team that works with the HVDC Power transmission links. The HVDC technology has been on the market for the past 60 years and is used to transmit power over long distances with minimal losses, using overhead lines, underground and submarine cable systems. It is a diverse and independent job, within our project groups, with lots of responsibility and you will have great opportunities to develop your skills within HVDC. Our department is responsible for the SCADA and HMI design of HVDC station. This includes design, documentation, testing and commissioning of the control and protection systems. Supporting the projects across globe during commissioning is an important part of our business offering.


  • Managing SQL database.
  • Intouch Application development.
  • Backup/ Image handling on servers, workstations and patch management.
  • Handling Gateway Server.
  • Living core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your background:-

  • A Bachelors/master’s degree in electrical/Electronics/ Control System/ Instrumentation/ Mechatronics Engineering or related discipline.
  • 8-15 Years of experience in Control Systems and Protection Communication: Servers, HMI, SCADA, Instrumentation etc.
  • Experience in handling IT-Infrastructure with knowledge on routers, firewalls, Switches, Servers and workstations.
  • Prior exposure to Cyber Security.
  • Exposure in AC Control & Protection schemes.
  • Exposure / Basic Knowledge in International electrical (IEEE/IEC) Standards.
  • Basic Knowledge on C/C++ is an added advantage.
  • Experience in HVDC projects will be an added advantage.
  • Should have worked on Windows, MS office and AutoCAD Electrical.
  • Should have good Teamwork, Analytical, Flexibility & Communication skills.


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, the business serves utility, industry and infrastructure customers across the value chain, and emerging areas like sustainable mobility, smart cities, energy storage and data centres. With a proven track record, global footprint and unparalleled installed base, Hitachi ABB Power Grids balances social, environmental and economic values, and is committed to powering good for a sustainable energy future, with pioneering and digital technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid.