Job Description: Application Engineer (SCADA, Integration, Automation)
As an Application Engineer (SCADA, Integration, Automation) with Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories you will be providing technical support to the southwest region of the United States. If you are looking for an opportunity to travel and solve real world technical problems, train customers on SEL products and become recognized as an industry expert in a fast-growing global company, then this position is for you!
This position will be located in either Irvine or San Ramon, California. The person in this role will be supporting and providing technical assistance to customers throughout the southwestern region of the US. Occasional travel may be required to areas outside the southwestern region, including the corporate office located in Pullman, WA, and throughout the US to participate in training and conferences. This position will provide opportunities to share product knowledge and apply your technical expertise to our customers including mentoring associates in power protection.
Develop expertise in software, integration and automation, industrial controls, PLCs, industry protocols (IEC-61850, DNP, Modbus), Ethernet systems, protocol analyzers, and industry SCADA practices.
Help customers apply SEL products through visits, demonstrations, training courses and telephone contact.
Contribute to product specifications, application and testing software, and literature.
Participate in SEL marketing and sales activities and industry technical meetings and conferences.
Teach and lead in training schools for customers and SEL personnel.
Maintain customer application and quality information, and develop industry relationships.
Continuously identify, measure, follow, and improve marketing, sales, and engineering quality procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
B.S. in Electrical Engineering, equivalent degree, or equivalent work experience
3 years of experience in power systems, industry practices, and system protection, protective relays and their applications, settings, and testing
Demonstrated experience in software, integration and automation, industrial controls, PLCs, industry protocols (IEC-61850, DNP, Modbus), Ethernet systems, protocol analyzers, and industry SCADA practices
Strong technical training, speaking, writing, and customer service skills
Ability to direct daily work activities with limited supervision
Willingness to travel
Background check results satisfactory to SEL
Negative drug test results
Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills
Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities
Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
Background check results satisfactory to SEL
Negative drug test result(s)
M.S. in Electrical Engineering, with emphasis in software, integration and automation, industrial controls, PLCs, industry protocols (IEC-61850, DNP, Modbus), Ethernet systems, protocol analyzers, and industry SCADA practices
Proven expertise in a specific application or discipline
Published application guides and technical paper at industry conference or in journal
Experience using SEL products
To Apply for This Position:
We ask all candidates to apply through our website at www.selinc.com/careers. If your qualifications and experience match any of our current openings, please submit your resume for that position so that you may be considered immediately.
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SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants considered regardless of ethnicity, nationality, gender, veteran or disability status, religion, age, sexual orientation or gender identity, or other protected status.
An Award Winning Company
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.
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