Senior Power Systems Automation Engineer

Employer
Eaton Corporation
Location
Hanover, MD
Posted
Jan 06, 2022
Closes
Jan 18, 2022
Ref
315299986
Hours
Full Time
Eaton's Electrical Sector is currently seeking a Senior Power Systems Automation Engineer to join our team. This position can be based at our Hanover MD, Sandston VA or Manassas VA location.Position Overview:Eaton's Electrical Services & Systems team offers a comprehensive portfolio of services tailored for every stage of a power system's life cycle"A cents € whether it's design, build, or support. Our services integrate and optimize the elements of a power system to make sure it's aligned with business goals. We can help keep your power system safe, efficient, reliable, and up to date.The Power Systems Automation group is a full-service systems integrator with the capabilities to integrate the necessary equipment and technologies, to provide a complete, power automation solution. This team of engineers and technicians brings extensive skills and experiences with a variety of leading HMI software packages enabling us to design graphically rich, easy-to-use operator interfaces that take advantage of the latest standalone or web-based technologies. Our experience transcends a multitude of equipment manufacturers, software packages, and network architectures, including all major OEMs HMI, PLCs, and components.We offer single point responsibility, a high level of engineering and systems integration expertise, and a unified focus on cost effective solutions, seamless integration, HMI development, energy management tools, and professional turnkey system design and implementation.Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It's where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential"A cents € and where you can help us reach ours.In this role you will:Provide on-site implementation of Power Management and mission critical monitoring and control systems including Power Xpert, Foreseer, PowerNet, and next generation Power Monitoring platforms.Provide applied engineering and consultation to customers in the areas of system integration, installation, start-up, maintenance, repair, training and modification of power management, control, and mission critical systems.When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we "A cents € as individuals and as a company "A cents € are stronger.QualificationsRequired (Basic) Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited institution.3+ years of experience working with Power Management, Power Control, Mission Critical, or Building Management Systems.Possess and maintain a valid and unrestricted driver's license.Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future.No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of the listed work locations will be considered. Active-Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.Preferred QualificationsBachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited institution,Electrical Contractor's licenseProfessional Engineering licenseGeneral Contractor's licensePosition CriteriaProgramming of PLC control systems (Power Control, Generator Control, and SCADA)Commissioning experience.Experience with HMI (Human Machine Interface) software and power monitoring software packages.Working knowledge of industrial communication protocols such as Modbus, SNMP, OPC, DDE, TCP/IP.Strong computer skills required with Windows Operating Systems and Databases.Intermediate Networking skills including the ability to troubleshoot network hardware and interfaces, including Ethernet and FiberKnowledge of power quality meters, trip units, protective relays and UPSAbility to interface with internal and external customers, salespeople, and other team members on a technical level.Excellent interpersonal and communication/presentation skills.We provide benefits that are industry competitive and focused on employee well-being. Listed below are programs that are offered globally, but program availabilities may vary by site.Flexible work options to help balance work/life demands (at participating Eaton sites)Healthcare/retirement savings programsCompetitive compensation packages to reward skills and performanceTuition assistance or financial help for ongoing learning and developmentHealth, Dental, Vision & Wellness programsDonation matching (US, Canada, Puerto Rico)Eaton considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with local laws. To request a disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your job search, application or interview process, please call 412-893-3600 or send an email to: AccommodationsForApplying@What you will get from usEaton's mission is to improve the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. We provide sustainable solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power - more safely, more efficiently and more reliably. Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each day. It's where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential"A cents € and where you can help us reach ours. Eaton's 2020 revenues were $17.9 billion, and we sell products to customers in more than 175 countries. We have approximately 85,000 employees.We make work exciting, engaging and meaningful for our employees through our dedication to tackling some of the toughest power management challenges on the planet and by never losing sight of what matters. Our culture is built on a strong commitment to practicing our core values and supporting our employees with the tools they need to succeed. We pledge to always foster a diverse and inclusive environment, including inclusion resource groups that bring together employees who share a common purpose, interest or background. In the past year, our company has received top employment recognition by the Human Rights Campaign and almost fifty percent of our Board of Directors represented diverse groups. When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we "A cents € as individuals and as a company "A cents € are stronger.We have demonstrated our passion for sustainability with the recent announcement of cutting carbon emissions from the company's operations by at least 50 percent by 2030. We are ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and committed to learning. We are confident we can deliver on our promise to improve the quality of life and the environment because of the attributes that our employees embody.We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.Job: EngineeringRegion: North America - US/Puerto RicoOrganization: ESSG EESSD Electrical Engrg Svcs Systems DivJob Level: Individual ContributorSchedule: Full-timeIs remote work (ie working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: YesDoes this position offer relocation?: NoTravel: Yes, 50 % of the Time