Project Engineer

8-10 years
a month ago 3 Applied
Job Description

Job Title: Project Engineer

Location: Chennai, India

Join Us!

We combine AtkinsRalis project management expertise and Hitachi Energy's deep technological knowledge to create a company dedicated to substations we are Linxon!

The position will focus on the project and tender engineering and its interfaces and scope of work involved in HV - substation design and construction projects, within the Linxon EPC and technical lead of the electro-mechanical design of substation to meet customer needs, legislative demands and standards.

What will you do

  • Responsible for Primary engineering activities from project/tender start till the As-Built stage with strict adherence to Project Specifications & Linxon standards including QA/QC, HSSE & Integrity.
  • Coordinate within Linxon engineering team (local & remote/global), internal & external partners, sub-suppliers, secondary engineers & civil engineers.
  • Provide information for civil designs and coordination of interfaces between construction planning, steel structure engineering, protection and control system, auxiliary power system and all equipment suppliers for the project.
  • Sound application knowledge of such GIS, transformers, Switchgears Reactors up to 400kV.
  • Sound knowledge on engineering of transmission and distribution practices (up to 400kV)
  • Responsible for engineering of assigned equipment packages like Switchgear, Transformer, Reactors, Hardware & fittings, CT/VT/SA, HV/MV/LV cables etc.
  • Participate in technical discussions with customers and suppliers, handle site queries and take necessary actions up to as-built documentation
  • Engineering inputs for schedule, risk & change management activities.
  • Supporting PM for complete engineering related to assigned projects.

Experience, Education And Other Required

  • Bachelor or master's in electrical engineering or equivalent
  • 8+ years substation engineering experience in Utilities or EPC companies for HV Substations. Knowledge of required legislative demands and standards.
  • Earlier experience of working on Utility or Power Infrastructure project in MEA region is a plus.

What We Offer

In return, we offer a wide range of rewards and benefits,

  • 20 days Privilege Leave, 13 days Emergency leave and 14 Public holidays per year
  • Medical Insurance, Life Insurance
  • Global Career Progression Opportunities


When it comes to diversity and inclusion, we see things differently at Linxon - we encourage applications from people of all races, ages, genders, religions, sexual orientations and more - so whoever you are, we hope you'll see things our way, too.

About Linxon

Shaping energy solutions to empower sustainable connectivity.

We combine AtkinsRalis project management expertise and Hitachi Energy's deep technological knowledge to create a company dedicated to substations we are Linxon.

Linxon's vision is to deliver the best market offering for turnkey substation projects through world-class power technologies and delivering the highest level of competence in managing infrastructure projects.

As a leading engineering company, we help our customers with turnkey substation solutions in the field of power transmission, renewable energy, and transportation.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to be part of a new company as it evolves and help shape it for the future. If you like new challenges, have an entrepreneurial spirit, and are interested in working with other motivated professionals with expertise in the Substations EPC business, then this is the new opportunity for you.

To know more about the Linxon please click on the link below.

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