Senior Protection Control & Metering Engineer

Vineyard Wind, LLC - Boston, MA

The Company: Vineyard Wind offers a challenging and exciting work environment and is revolutionizing the renewable energy industry in the United States! Join the team permitting, designing, and constructing the first large scale offshore wind project in the US, and one of the largest in the world. At 800MW, this project will power over 400,000 homes in Massachusetts. Vineyard Wind is committed to protecting marine life, working alongside the thriving New England fishing industry, and being responsible partners in the community. We are building a new industry for the East Coast, and providing clean and affordable energy that is sustainable for years to come. With strong and experienced investors backing the company, and a large leasehold for more projects, Vineyard Wind is an ideal company with which to launch a career in offshore wind.

The Position: We’re looking for an experienced Senior Protection Control & Metering Engineer to join our team.This position will be responsible for:

  • Ensure that the Protection, Control and Metering systems are designed and delivered in accordance to Grid Code and Network Connection Agreements requirements, other TSO requirements, the Company standards, industry relevant standards and best engineering practices.
  • Coordination and technical lead related to the Protection, Control and Metering discipline, from tender process to project execution until contract closure.
  • Provide professional advice on engineering strategies / risk levels and commercial agreements to the key package, to ensure that cost effective technical solutions are identified, fully evaluated and the risk profile is fully understood by the project.
  • Ensure that all assessment, advice and recommendations are fully documented in accordance with all internal procedures and industry best practice, and that sufficient technical and commercial due diligence (whether internal or external) exists to support those business decisions.

Requirements: The right candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Demonstrable and substantial experience in the design, management and commissioning of Control, Protection and Metering systems in offshore wind farm substations. Highly organized with proven project management skills preferred; excellent communication skills and an analytical mind along with high level of professionalism, trustworthiness, sound judgment, and a collaborative spirit.

The Location: Vineyard Wind is based in New Bedford, MA, and has offices in Boston, MA.

Why Should You Apply? This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to make a direct impact on the success of our project. Additionally, we offer competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and the opportunity to become part of a growing industry in the United States. 

How to Apply: Provide the information requested below to submit your resume for immediate consideration!. A member of our team will contact you to discuss your qualifications and the requirements of the position.

Posted On: Friday, July 5, 2019

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