Electrical Engineer 3 - SCADA

at Black & Veatch in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Electrical Engineer 3 – SCADA

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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation

Req Id : 50960

Job Title : Electrical Engineer 3 – SCADA (Virtual)

Location : USVRTL



Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : Yes

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Project Only Hire : No

Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes

Recruiter: Kira Lau Hoi Ling Spring

Job Summary

Functions in a mid level engineer capacity, or technical specialist. Under general supervision, performs all aspects of conventional design engineering and analysis. Broadens knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas.

Key Responsibilities

+ SCADA Technical Experience

+ Knowledge of the predominant SCADA and Automation technologies which are encountered in Transmission substations

+ Familiarity with commonly deployed RTUs in substation environments and the communication protocols which are leveraged

+ Understanding of basic networking concepts including architecture, major hardware components (switches, routers and gateways) and physical media (fiber, copper and media converters)

+ Basic knowledge of communication protocols utilized in the transmission industry (IEC 61850, DNP 3.0 and proprietary relay manufacturer protocols)

+ Understanding of network addressing concepts which are deployed in substation environments

+ Understanding of Cybersecurity

+ Awareness of NERC-CIP along with an understanding of routable protocols and physical/logical protections which are implemented to prevent access to substation networks

+ Understanding of password protections and data security as it relates to design creation and issuance to transmission clients

Preferred Qualifications

+ Team coordination

+ Ability to independently develop written communication to facilitate coordination with team members and clients

+ Understanding of Transmission substation designs along with how different design deliverables are organized together to allow substation construction

+ Ability to independently manipulate software configuration files on multiple IED platforms. Strong aptitude in the creation and manipulation of spreadsheets and basic software macros within spreadsheets to efficiently produce design

+ Functional Responsibility

+ Resource Manager: manage the quality of deliverables, manage team work load – assign projects to staff based on availability and skill set, talent development.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 3 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office environment.


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A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

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Job Posting: JC191399514

Posted On: Sep 02, 2021

Updated On: Sep 19, 2021