Automation & Control System Coordinator - Porto M/F

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At Voltalia we are passionate about renewable energies! We are an electricity producer from wind, solar, hydro, biomass and storage and also a service provider to 3rd party clients such as Development, EPC, O&M and Distribution.Today we are in 20 countries, split among 4 continents, and offering a global operating capacity to our clients. We are listed on the regulated Euronext market in Paris since July 2014.

Our Center of Expertise Business Line is looking for an Automation & Control System Coordinator. He/she will have the following responsibilities:

  • Lead the Automation & Control System engineering team and work as part of the project team;
  • Manage and oversee project works and timelines;
  • Act as a technical lead with a strong expertise background, providing guidance and support for all the team;
  • Design and evaluate systems architectures for network equipment and communication networks;
  • Create Technical Requirements and Functional Description documents along with supporting drawings;
  • Perform technical analysis and comparison of system solution/equipment, including economic analysis;
  • On-site technical support;
  • Promote and be the driver for new and emerging technology;
  • Study and propose continuous improvement techniques to support internal process optimization.


The ideal candidate will have/ be:

  • Degree or master’s degree in Electrical, Electronic, Automation Engineering or equivalent;
  • Advanced knowledge in technology and renewable energies;
  • Knowledge in communication interfaces and protocols (Ethernet, Modbus, OPC-UA, ...);
  • Knowledge in network design and configuration;
  • Knowledge in sensors/ dataloggers technology;
  • Programming skills (SQL, VBA, ...);
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD software (is a plus);
  • Written and spoken English proficiency;
  • Availability for national and international travel.


Key Skills:

  • Strong communication skills;
  • Analytical and critical thinking;
  • Proactive;
  • Problem solving focus;
  • Goal oriented;
  • Teamwork.

Voltalia Portugal

Center of Expertise

Permanent Contract


Portugal, Porto

Dec 23