The primary function of the job is with Customer Order Engineering (COE) which is part of the Post Order organization within the PDD/ESS Division. There are 3 engineering functions organized within the COE team; Electrical Engineering & Application, Mechanical Engineering and Work preparation. Responsible for all customer design activities pertaining to Low Voltage / Medium Voltage switchgear assemblies, creating high quality custom designed assemblies at a minimum cost while meeting and exceeding customer requirements, in accordance with all applicable codes and standards.
In addition, the Lead Application Engineer defines and implements improvements that improve the efficiency of the Custom Order Engineering team, and provides applied engineering and technical consultation with regard to the design and specifications of custom-made applications, necessary safety precautions and calculations during the RFQ (Request for Quotation).
The Lead Application Engineer will mentor or lead other engineers on large projects including preparation of substation single line drawings and calculations for fault calculations, grounding, and coordination. Detail physical design of substation including equipment arrangement, bus-ducts, and grounding. Detail electrical design of substation including all electrical diagrams, floor plans, protection and control schematics and wiring diagrams.
This position is critical in contributing to the development of differentiated services that support growth and differentiate Power Distribution Division as a preferred solutions provider. Works on EMEA wide. The role needs to raise the bar in the existing departments significantly (in Lead Engineering role).