Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
With our competence centre Power Converter Solutions, we have a leading position in the development, manufacturing, installation and commissioning of high power electronic converters mainly for STATCOM and Rail Power Supply Converters as well as for static frequency converters for industrial applications.
We also built the world’s largest drive for a hydro pump station. To strengthen this motivated team, we are looking for an experienced and dedicated Electrical Engineer with high interest in power electronics and control technology.
You have a quick perception as well as an independent, structured, and proactive work style, this is the right challenge for you join us.
Responsible for planning of control and protection systems for power electronic converter projects including support of the sales department in the concept and tender phase
Responsible for the specification for the programming and documentation of the control software as well as the specification for the fabrication and test documentation of the hardware
Select auxiliary components and define technical requirements and interfaces with sub suppliers
Design software with 800xA Compact Control Builder and ideally also with Matlab / Simulink
Verify your software on the real-time simulator as well as in the finished device
Bring the software into service and operate as a support specialist for the service group as well as for the customer
Perform commissioning and customer training on site
Prepare the technical documentation of your work and collaborate in a strong project team together with your colleagues from the control team, the project manager and the system- and mechanical engineering
Degree in Electrical Engineering (university / technical college, Bachelor or Master) with sound experience in process control and software design (including 800xA Control Builder or another structured text language)
Comprehensive knowledge in the field of control engineering and power electronics
Fluent in English and conversational in German
You enjoy global traveling and commissioning of 15% of the working time
Responsible and collaborative team member with strong communication skills
Fast learner for new techniques / applications and procedures
Eager to work in multicultural / international environment
Graduates may also be considered for this role