Lead Engineer - Controls & Protection

Lead Engineer - Controls & Protection in Noida, India. Lead teams, execute engineering tasks, communicate technical data, and ensure project documentation. Requires 12 years of engineering design experience and expertise in electrical power systems.

GE Renewable Energy
GE Renewable Energy
Noida, India  UTC+05:30   On-site   Full Time   10000+   2 months ago

About GE Renewable Energy

Company Overview

GE Renewable Energy

Boulogne-Billancourt, France

2023 (as GE Vernova)

Business Model

Renewable Energy

Manufacturing and services for wind, hydroelectric, and solar power systems

Sales of renewable energy systems and related services

Locations & Geography

Operates in over 35 countries

Company Culture

Electrifying the world while simultaneously working to decarbonize it

Innovative and technology-driven

Opportunities for career growth and development in renewable energy technologies

Activities & Projects

Installation of new Renewable Hybrids factory in India

Digital Services Platform on AWS for asset management

Target for carbon neutrality in facilities and operations by 2030

Career Opportunities

Various roles in engineering, project management, and support functions

Comprehensive benefits including health insurance, career development programs

Contact Information

The Lead Engineer demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities

  • Execute, with guidance from senior engineering resources, the analysis, design, test, or integration required to define, and support assigned components, assemblies or systems that meet business standards and program / product requirements
  • Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers
  • Document and communicate results of technical data generated
  • Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives
  • Share engineering information and promote open dialogue
  • Prepare invention disclosures to protect the technology that provides a competitive advantage to the business
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university with min 12 years of experience in an engineering design experience.

Desired Characteristics

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently and lead a team member for engineering activities. Strong problem-solving skills.

Job Specific Requirements

  1. Knowledge on Electrical Power systems and load flow and short circuit studies.
  2. Experience of Control and Protection engineering up to 765kV/400kV/220KV/HVDC Substations (AIS/GIS/SOLAR/WIND). Ability to design and prepare scheme drawings as per project requirement in anyone of E-CAD Tool for min 3-6 years of experience (Ex. EB software/E-Plan/ AutoCAD Electrical/equivalent)
  3. Experience of Substation automation system based on IEC61850-8-1(Station Bus) & IEC 61850-9-2(Process Bus) – Database Preparation in the automation/RTU software.
  4. Experience in IO Mapping with respect to the scheme drawings/troubleshoot of database issues in SAS system / RTU based system.
  5. Knowledge on PLCC/FOTE engineering and able interface between CRP & SAS with Telecom Equipment.
  6. Knowledge on Major AIS & GIS components like Circuit breakers, Isolators, CSD, PDM & Interlocks scheme.
  7. Knowledge on Transformers/Reactors & associated Conditional Monitoring Devices etc.
  8. Knowledge on Process Bus oriented digital CT/VTs & associated Circuit Breakers & Isolators
  9. Knowledge on CT and VT and its sizing calculations.
  10. Knowledge of different make of Numerical protection relays and BCUs.
  11. Knowledge on protection relay application / setting calculations and coordination.
  12. Knowledge on control cable engineering in substations.
  13. Knowledge of LV/LT auxiliary systems.
  14. Knowledge on Relay Testing, Equipment Testing, Control / Protection scheme testing & SAS Commissioning experience (at least 1/2 year) shall be given additional weightage.
  15. Experience on Engineering Base Software for Panel Engineering/Cable Schedule Engineering or Equivalent E-CAD tool(E-PLAN)
  16. Knowledge of different Grid Codes / practices in different countries like Europe / America / Australia shall be given additional weightage.

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

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About the role

Mar 11, 2024

Full Time


Aug 20, 2024


Noida, India



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