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Protection Engineer (Transferable Iqama)
Job ID ALI-402
Qualification University Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
Experience 2 - 4 Years
Country Saudi Arabia

Position Summary

Responsible for designing, programming, testing and commissioning of protection, control and automation related applications.

Major Roles & Responsibilities

·         Testing and commissioning of Protection relays and C&R panels both in house and customer location.

·         Testing of distance, Line differential, generator, transformer, bus bar, Motor, incoming and outgoing feeders’ relays including Electromechanical, Static, Digital & Numerical relays using secondary injection test kit.

·         Testing of various manufacturer’s products like ABB, Siemens, Alstom, Schneider and GE relays 

  • Fabricate relay setting files to include programming of Protection and Control Elements, Control Logic and Communications settings
  • Analyzing customer applications and designing protection and control schemes to fulfill user specifications and requirements.
  • Designing control logic solutions to meet customer requests that may include complex control schemes such as Transfer schemes and Auto-restoration schemes.
  • Analyze and troubleshoot field cases involving Protection and automation equipments.
  • Experience in integrating various relays/ Gateways/ BCUs/ IEDs with the SCADA system using different protocols.
  • Services focused on complete Protection and Control panels including Substation Automation projects
  • Knowledge of various protocols like IEC60870-5-101/ 103/104, IEC61850, DNP, Modbus, etc
  • Support the Sales, Service and Commercial teams.
  • Technical Support to Design and Engineering Team about scheme modification and new scheme implementation related to Control & Relay  panel business up to 380 kV system
  • Maintain Documents like Test Reports, Relay Configuration File, Final Setting File, RIO File and handover to the concerned project manager
  • Prepare Inspection & Test Plan (ITP), Test Reports and Test Procedures


Required Work Experience

  • Experience in Protection & Control projects involving Utility automation up-to 380kV system.
  • Demonstrated record in developing protection and control applications

·         Demonstrated record independently handling Control & Protection related projects

  • Experience in designing power system protection, control and automation schemes
  • Experience in testing/understand power system primary equipment’s like CT, PT, Breakers, Transformers, etc.
  • Fundamental comprehension of theoretical bases for all major protection principles including Distance, Line Differential, Transformer Differential, Bus, Feeder, Generator and Large Motor protections
  • Plan and make use of available resources to ensure smooth and proper flow of activities to achieve the management targets.
  • Verification of drawings.


Education/Qualification Requirements

  • University Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience specifically in protection and control field Degree Holders / Minimum of 4 years of experience specifically in protection and control field for Diploma/GET holders with basic power system knowledge.
  • Proactive, self-motivated, team player, strong communication skills, flexible, can-do attitude
  • With Driving License

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