Full-timeEstimated: $87,000 - $120,000 a year
- Microsoft SQL Server
Full Job Description
The SCADA Engineer reports into the Senior Field Operations Manager to assist with Goldwind America?s Service and Engineering capabilities. The position requires candidates to support installation, commissioning, maintenance, optimize and communicate SCADA systems to internal and external stakeholders. The candidate will also manage SCADA product optimization and development with the Beijing-based SCADA applications group.
Support China-based applications team to design and configure market specific enhancements to Goldwind’s SCADA system.
Write and implement technical specifications and work instructions for SCADA system to meet the site-specific needs of existing and new customers.
Review technical requirements regarding SCADA system and communication network with potential customers.
Support HQ SCADA applications team in the improvement of interfaces and development processes for new versions of the system. Track versions, improvements and project timelines for new versions.
Communicate requirements, enhancements and planning for SCADA system with customers to ensure site implementation and reliable performance.
Implement Goldwind’s SCADA system to meet the specific needs of North and Latin American markets.
Supervise and support installation and commission Goldwind SCADA systems on Goldwind Americas’ projects.
Coordinate SCADA designs and interfaces with Goldwind contractors and suppliers. Which will include work instructions and SCADA drawing layouts. (Not sure if drawings have been given in the past?)
Maintain SCADA systems on Goldwind operating wind farms subject to conditions of service contracts. Duties include managing maintenance, configuration and security of system.
Manage 3rd party consulting work that is required for SCADA implementation and maintenance.
Provide technical support and assistance to external customers on the capabilities of Goldwind products.
Ensure that SCADA system is compliant with all NERC, FERC, US-based Health and Safety regulations for electronic systems and customer requirements.
This position requires domestic and international travel up to 50% Work remotely with little or no supervision, self-motivated
Required Education and or Experience:
At least two years’ experience in field supporting, installation, startup, maintenance, troubleshooting, commissioning, of SCADA & Wind Farm control systems equipment.
Knowledge of feedback control and regulation.
Knowledge of managed networks and communication links.
Exposure to the energy sector is required - specifically substation or generation plants, active power and/or voltage regulation.
Preferred Qualifications/Core Competencies/Skills/Behaviors:
Must be able to master all aspects of the remote SCADA implementation of a wind or solar project.
A process-driven and well-organized individual who communicates effectively.
A team player who can manage multiple projects with several different stakeholders.
A problem solver who is innovative and completion driven.
Knowledge of Mandarin language a plus
Experience with simulation tools.
Programming skills (Visual C++, Java, .Net)
Familiar with Database software (SQL Server and MySQL)
Electrical/Control Engineering preferred.
Knowledge of server hardware configuration.