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POST DATE 8/20/2016
END DATE 10/25/2016

Schneider Electric Norcross, GA

Norcross, GA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


Schneider Electric Engineering Services, LLC is focused on helping facilities manage their energy and solve complex power system issues that may involve equipment, automation, or the utilities. We have the following position available in Norcross, Georgia:

Senior Power Systems Engineer:

S/he will design, integrate, and commission Auto-Throw-Over systems for industrial and commercial facilities and critical systems. S/he will program, configure, test, and coordinate medium voltage and low voltage relays and programmable logic controllers for power system protection and automation including commissioning and testing. S/he will perform arc-flash hazard and power quality studies on commercial, residential, industrial, and healthcare facilities in the US. 25% of travel to perform work at customer job sites including testing, assessments, and commissioning of electrical distribution systems. This position requires a Bachelors degree or foreign equivalent in Applied Physics, Electronics, or Electrical Engineering and four years of work experience in Electrical Engineering OR, in the alternative, a Masters degree or foreign equivalent in Applied Physics, Electronics, or Electrical Engineering and two years of work experience in Electrical Engineering, OR, in the alternative a PH.D. in Applied Physics, Electronics, or Electrical Engineering. Any suitable combination of education, training, or experience is acceptable. Also must have some work experience or advanced coursework with: the theories, operation and programming of Programmable Logic Controllers for power system automation and controls, modeling and analyzing power distribution systems using Etap, Easypower, SKM, Power-World or similar electrical distribution modeling and analysis software to perform power system analyses, learned relay protection methods and interpreted electrical equipment layout and schematics to coordinate protection devices in a power system, design and operation of microgrids, including sizing of distributed energy resources, interconnection methods and financial considerations, detailed design and analysis of interconnection methods, controlled power-restoration and closed-transfer methods for microgrid energy sources to achieve system resiliency and compliance with IEEE Std. 1547, providing recommendations for resolving power quality issues, mitigating arc-flash hazards or automation solutions, and able to read, interpret and analyze power monitoring equipment data such as harmonics, ground impedance, etc.

Any applicant who is interested in this position or who was referred to this position may apply by submitting a complete resume in English through this site. Req #002SPU.

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Additional Benefits

Tuition Rembursement and Health Club Reimbursement


As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructure, Industries & Machines Manufacturers, Non-residential Buildings, Data Centers & Networks and in Residential.

Discover the opportunity to join an international, dynamic, and responsible company that fosters the development of all its people around the world. Every day, we empower employees to achieve more and experience exciting careers. Find out how our values and unique position make Schneider Electric the employer of choice. We're working together to power the future. Join us!

Mission: Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group's 150,000 plus employees achieved sales of 24 billion euros in 2013, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.

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