Website Plug Power

POSITION: Power Engineer, System Solutions

LOCATION:  Albany, NY

SUMMARY: The Power Engineer is responsible for the specification, design, integration, testing and continual support of high voltage & specialty electrical equipment for the power distribution or process control of PEM electrolysis based hydrogen generation systems. This position requires close interaction with the cross-discipline engineering, manufacturing, construction, and service teams to ensure developing design efforts are coordinated with active implementations as well as meet all relevant codes & standards. The successful candidate must be self-motivated, able to handle multiple assignments and willing to learn and adapt in a fast-paced product engineering organization.

CORE DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Act as engineering team’s Subject Matter Expert on all high voltage equipment such as transformers, rectifiers, power supplies, and switchgear
  • Develop electrical system requirements, electrical schematics, harness drawings, 1 line drawings, and field wiring diagrams
  • Develop electrical component specifications then identify and lead interactions with vendors for respective equipment
  • Create procedures for manufacturing and service as need for validation or continued operation
  • Create accurate, complete, and concise engineering documentation within the company’s document control & management of change system
  • Perform root cause analysis as needed, including writing test plans and documenting results that can verify issues found in prototyping or the field
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to identify and correct problem root cause.
  • Strong teamwork a must.
  • Represent Plug Power in a professional manner in all interactions; support the philosophy of the organization to provide high-performing technology to maximize customer satisfaction.
  • Flexible and adaptable to changes in requirements, priorities and schedules.
  • Some travel required to support supplier qualification and equipment commissioning.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Three plus years relevant experience work experience.
  • Working knowledge of high voltage equipment such as transformers, rectifiers, power supplies, and switchgear required
  • Experience with electric codes (NEC, UL, NFPA, IEC) preferred.
  • Experience with hazardous area equipment and codes (NEC, ATEX, etc.) preferred.
  • Experience with specifying and troubleshooting controls hardware preferred.
  • Experience reading Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID’s) preferred.
  • Must be capable of working independently, in a fast-paced environment, with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated analytical abilities with strong attention to detail.
  • Superior communication skills.
  • Ability to manage projects and multi-task effectively.
  • Ability to role model high standards of professionalism.
  • Excellent follow-through.
  • Must be driven and self-motivated.
  • Must possess the highest ethical standards and a supreme commitment to quality.

To apply for this job email your details to resumes@m3bsn.com