Automation & Control System Engineer - Porto M/F

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Porto, Portugal

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30 days ago

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 is looking for an Automation & Control System Engineer, who will have the following responsibilities:

  • Study and analyse requirements for monitoring and control systems, security systems and other associated automation systems;
  • Design and evaluate systems architectures for network equipment and communication field network;
  • Create Technical Specification, Functional Description, and similar documents;
  • Create, study, and discuss supporting drawings;
  • Perform technical analysis and comparison of system solution/ equipment;
  • On-site technical support – verifications, tests, and commissioning of the designed systems;
  • Technical discussion and management of sub-contractors for systems to be installed on the site;
  • Interaction with several project stakeholders;
  • Study and implement cybersecurity measures, following the security by design approach;
  • Study new approaches and solutions for the current challenges on the area of hybrid system, storage system, energy management system and other automation systems;
  • Study and propose continuous improvements techniques to support the internal process optimization.


  • Degree or master’s degree Student in Electrical or Electronic or Automation Engineering;
  • At least, 2 years of experience in similar positions;
  • Programming skills (SQL, NoSQL, Python, Javascript, ...);
  • Communication interface and protocols knowledge (Ethernet, Modbus, ...);
  • Knowledge of network devices and configurations;
  • Energy Management System knowledge;
  • Basic knowledge of AutoCAD software;
  • English proficiency.


  • Problem solving focus;
  • Goal oriented;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Teamwork;
  • Analytical and critical thinking;
  • Proactive;
  • Planning and organizational;
  • Spare time for national and international travels.

Voltalia Portugal


Permanent Contract


Portugal, Porto

Apr 23