Technical Expert - Secondary Engineering (SAS ? Cyber security)

17-19 years
a month ago
Job Description

Job Description

Job Title: Technical Expert - Secondary Engineering (SAS Cyber security)

Location:Chennai, India

Join Us!

We combineAtkinsRealis project management expertise and Hitachi Energys deep technological knowledge to create a company dedicated to substations we are Linxon!

The position provides technical expertise for design engineering across multiple engineering projects within the OPC. Support the teams for performing engineering activities with optimized technical solutions, ensuring engineering technical quality adherence by the team, Identifying & providing potential training needs for the team, performing short-term and dynamic demands from various HUB.

What will you do

  • Perform design reviews and to provide reliable, cost effective, sound technical solutions for the projects during bidding and execution.
  • Developing Engineering technical quality requirements and perform technical audits to ensure adherence of it by the team members.
  • Develop and maintain expertise and undertake continuous training and development for the team.
  • Maintaining the teams skill matrix and identifying potential training needs and facilitating both internal and external training sessions.
  • Facilitating market specific training across HUB.
  • Enhancing team competencies in areas such as renewable energy system, BESS and Synchronous condenser interface projects etc.
  • Supporting short-term and dynamic demands that arise from various HUBs
  • Maintain a high level of technical competency. Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies and best practices.
  • Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems.
  • Conduct site visits and surveys to access project feasibility and identify potential changes
  • Work to grow at all technical aspects of INOPC. Contribute to continuous improvement activities.

Experience, Education and other Required:

  • Bachelors Degree / Masters degree in Electrical / Power Engineering.
  • Professional Engineering (PE) is preferred
  • 15+ years of experience in substation design with focus on EHV/HV Equipment expertise and overall system design.
  • Sound knowledge in secondary engineering of AIS & GIS transmission and distribution substation up to 500kV and tools.
  • In depth knowledge in Substation automation system (SAS/SCADA).
  • Hands-on handling Cybersecurity requirements of IEC 61850, IEC 62439, IEC 60870-5 (101/104 and DNP3), IEC 60870-6 (ICCP), and IEC 61968/61970 (CIM) protocols.
  • Sufficient exposure on IEC 62351 Cyber security standard for power supply application.
  • Have the exposure in handling physical and cyber security features like encryption access control, event and communication logging, monitoring, and alarming, to protect any system devices and configuration from unauthorised modification, use or unauthorised extraction of information.
  • Ability to interpret the cyber security policies of client and coordinate with OEM for the required project solution.
  • Equipped with full knowledge on the inventory of the System hardware, software components and associated cyber safeguards to be employed for the project.
  • Add on advantage of experience in Rail power distribution systems. (DC / AC system)
  • Wide knowledge on IEC/ANSI / IEEE standards is preferred.

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
  • Global Career Progression Opportunities
  • Medical Insurance, Life Insurance


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 youll see things our way, too.

About Linxon

Building the infrastructure to power the world with carbon-free energy.

We combine AtkinsRealis project management expertise and Hitachi Energys leadingtechnological knowledge to create a company dedicated to substations we are Linxon.

Linxons 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.

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Substation automation system
Rail power distribution systems
IEC/ANSI/IEEE standards
IEC 60870-6
IEC 62439
IEC 60870-5
IEC 61968/61970

Atkins is a British multinational engineering, design, planning, architectural design, project management and consulting services company. It is a subsidiary of SNC-Lavalin and is headquartered in London.The company was founded as WS Atkins & Partners by Sir William Atkins in 1938. It experienced rapid growth following the Second World War, performing specialist services in town planning, engineering sciences, architecture and project management. The firm was admitted to the London Stock Exchange in 1996, trading under the name WS Atkins plc for a time before rebranding as Atkins during 2002. While Atkins largely focused on the UK market during its formative years, it has grown into an international firm with a global presence, as well as expanded into a wide range of sectors, including aerospace and high speed railways.

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