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Jacobs Power System Lead Engineer in Mandaluyong City, Philippines

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Your Impact:

At Jacobs, our Power Solutions team is geared towards providing a more integrated approach offering end-to-end service to support our clients in energy networks, thermal generation, renewable generation and storage solutions space. We are helping our clients meet the challenges faced in countries and cities across the globe, providing innovative solutions from replacing conventional thermal power plants with renewable energy to developing demand side management strategies.

We are looking for a Power System Lead Engineer who will be responsible for working collaboratively on power system studies projects such as network modelling, steady state and dynamic studies. Assist in building core technical competence in power system studies for conventional and renewable generation, grid connection, transmission and industrial network studies. Support wider team on execution of assigned tasks and provide solutions to achieve the project goals efficiently.

The Power System Lead Engineer will develop and nurture leading skills within Jacobs and relationships with clients whenever required, support strong service delivery to all clients, work with client and project managers to understand client requirements for key projects and manage technical relationships and build appropriate level contacts with key clients

He/she will strengthen client relationships through excellent in project delivery and technical performance, support projects through delivery, HSEC, quality and client service, working with the GID counterpart to deliver the expected performance on the project and understand the commercial aspects of the projects

Here’s What You’ll Need:

The Power System Lead Engineer should have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or equivalent from a reputable University

  • Experience working in engineering/consulting organisation with a strong focus on power system modelling, simulations and problem solving.

  • Experience in power generation technologies, Solar, Wind and Battery storage (renewables) relevant to the market.

  • Optional experience in Hydrogen Fuel Cell technology power generation & microgrids.

  • Demonstrated experience in conducting studies like power system steady state and dynamic analysis (comprising of power flows, short circuit, protection coordination, unit protection, motor starting, arc flash, power quality, power system stability studies); Electromagnetic Transient Analysis (Insulation Coordination, Equipment Failure analysis); Grid Connection Studies

  • Strong understanding of international standards, respective country Grid codes and able to interpret the requirements

  • Excellent Technical Report writing skills.

  • Strong communication and presentation skills to articulate a clear technical direction.

  • Hands on experience in operating power system softwares like Power Factory, ETAP, PSS/E, PSCAD, CYME, SKM. Experience of Python programming is preferred.

  • Presenting well to clients (internal and external) and having good social and networking skills.

  • Capacity to work within teams to solve technical problems and achieve a high level of assurance on project deliverables.

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With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.   

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.