R&D Electrical Engineer

Hitachi Energy

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About the job

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.

The position is for the Research & Development Engineer at Technology center India for the Condenser Bushing product line. The candidate will have responsibilities of designing, prototyping and testing of Condenser Bushing. Should be proficient on insulating materials, manufacturing process and development testing of new product. Also needs to have good understanding on high voltage testing of product, dielectric circuit calculations, Thermal calculations and relevant electrical simulations. In addition, shall be aware of product life management and product development cycle.

Your Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with local and global manufacturing units for handling all phases of manufacturing from concept through prototyping, testing and productization of R&D products.
  • Preparation of product documentation like bill of material, material specification and process documentation.
  • Coordinate with the Local and Global R&D team, good communication skills and experience on various technical document preparation.
  • Test object preparation, test document preparation, co-ordination with production and test laboratories.
  • 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

  • M.E. (High voltage Engineering / Power system Engineering)
  • Experience on development & testing of Condenser Bushings/Instrument Transformer (2 to 5 years).
  • Sound working knowledge of dielectric materials, thermal design, high voltage testing and measurement.
  • Working knowledge of international standards and type testing of Bushings.
  • Strong understanding of bushing/instrument transformer industry manufacturing processes
  • Hands-on experience of commercial FEA software.
  • Manufacturing knowledge of OIP & RIP insulation and other process (casting, machining, sheet metal etc)
  • Knowledge of Material and standards (ISO, DIN, IS)
  • Experience in development tests and type testing of the products
  • Person should be pro-active with high enthusiasm, open minded with positive attitude
  • Exemplary technical writing and presentation skills
  • Excellent communications as well as organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Should be able to work in a global environment.

More About Us

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 38,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD. www.hitachienergy.com