Lead Verification & Validation Engineer (m/f/d)

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What we offer:
  • Working in an international team which is part of global Engineering HVDC Centre of Excellence within Grid Integration based in Berlin or Dresden.
  • A key role in a dynamic, international working environment with a large degree of flexibility of work agreements (incl. 2 to 3 days working from home per week, part time job, job sharing)
  • Competitive benefits, and great development opportunities.

Job Description

About Us:

Come bring your energy to change the world

Grid Solutions, part of the GE Vernova portfolio of energy businesses, serves customers globally with over 12,000 employees. Grid Solutions provides equipment, systems, and services to bring power reliably and efficiently from the point of generation to end power consumers. We electrify the world with advanced grid technologies and accelerate the energy transition.

GE Vernova, a dynamic accelerator comprised of our Power, Renewable Energy, Digital and Energy Financial Services businesses, is focused on leading a new era of energy - electrifying the world while simultaneously working to decarbonize it.

If you are ready to make a difference and usher in a new era of energy, come join us.

Why we come to work:
At GE Renewable Energy, our engineers are always up for the challenge - and we’re always driven to find the best solution. Our projects are unique and interesting, and you’ll need to bring a solution-focused, positive approach to each one to do your best. Surrounded by a committed and dedicated team, if you can dare to bring your ingenuity and desire to make an impact, you’ll be exposed to game-changing, diverse projects that truly allow you to play your part in the energy transition.

As Lead Verification & Validation Engineer, you will be responsible for the delivery of the of HVDC Controls & Protection Verification and Validation team’s activities on time / as per Project Scheduled through proper coordination between Project and department.

Essential Responsibility:

  • Prepare and maintain the Validation & Verification team’s activity plans as per the Project schedule, including creation of Factory Acceptance Test cases which are aligned to the design requirements.

  • Develop models and perform studies on the control system using tools such as MATLAB, PSCAD, RSCAD to verify system performance.

  • Support New Product Introduction (NPI) in the development and verification of new products.

  • Drive continuous improvement to improve efficiency and delivery of new projects

  • Support a standard product methodology mindset, seeking opportunities to re-use solutions, improve quality and reliability.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent including power systems and power electronics subjects or proven equivalent knowledge and experience in HVDC business.

  • Proven experience in the position of Verification Engineer in the electrical field, preferably experience as a Control & Protection design Engineer for high voltage applications.

  • Good knowledge of overall high voltage substation and HVDC system design (LCC/VSC/SVC) including control and protection system is essential.

  • Knowledge of overall HVDC System operational behavior.

  • Strong communication skills with a fluency in English language.

Desired Characteristic:

  • Experience on MATCAD, PSS/E, EMTP-RV, Digsilent etc will be an advantage.

  • Knowledge of applicable electrical standards such as IEC 61850, IEC 62351, IEC 12207, IEEE 15288, IEC 25010, IEC 27032, NERC/CIP will be an added advantage.

We deliver integrated project solutions to enable large scale electrification and support our customer needs.

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No