Systems Design Engineer


A vacancy exists at GOC for a Systems Design Engineer, reporting to the General Manager: Aberdare Engineering. * The Interpretation of the customer tender technical specification, the preliminary design and the preparation and costing of the technical portion of bids, Bill of quantity estimation & technical support for tendering. * Detailed system designs as required by the specific project, including the specification of the required cables and the specification and sourcing of the various non-cable components * Conducting or managing specialist outsourced studies as may be required (eg Finite Element Analysis or Transient analysis) * HV system customer complaints investigation, analysis and resolution * Facilitate/Co-ordinate system testing with the client * Perform FMECA (Failure Mode and Effective Criticality Analysis) to optimise cable system designs * Preparation of SLDs, layout and sections for HV electrical systems, i.e substations OHL, and HV cables. * Short circuit force calculations * Performance analysis of LV and MV cables as may be required from time to time in support of the site and Group Technical functions. * Participation in HV marketing activities and customer interfaces as may be required. * Active participation in local and international technical and study committees related to electric cable and systems performance requirements and standards, such as SABS, IEC and CIGRE. * Ensure compliance to all aspects of SHER. * Ensure all work carried out complies with the correct standards in terms of accuracy and safety. * A BTech/ BSC Electrical Engineering - Heavy Current * At least 10 years experience in HV systems design * Registration as a Professional Engineer / Technician * Systems designs accreditation * Knowledge of CAD Software * Knowledge of High voltage cable sizing, route design * Good understanding of load flow study, short circuit study, insulation co-ordination study, HV and EHV electrical design, substation design, protection design, earthing design etc. * Earthing system designs. * Knowledge of cable accessories selection and specifications. * A BTech/ BSC Electrical Engineering - Heavy Current * At least 10 years experience in HV systems design * Registration as a Professional Engineer / Technician * Systems designs accreditation * Knowledge of CAD Software * Knowledge of High voltage cable sizing, route design * Good understanding of load flow study, short circuit study, insulation co-ordination study, HV and EHV electrical design, substation design, protection design, earthing design etc. * Earthing system designs. * Knowledge of cable accessories selection and specifications.
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Johannesburg, GT, ZA