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Offshore SCADA Specialist (Remote) - OR - USA

Offshore SCADA Specialist (Remote)
Requisition ID: 29706
Location(s): Portland, OR, US
Work experience: Specialist
Type of position: Full-Time
Job Family: Engineering
Vestas Factory

Specialist | Full-Time | Engineering
Harness the power of wind and shape the future with a job in renewable energy at Vestas. At Vestas we give employees the chance to create meaningful impact by providing an inclusive, motivating environment with collaboration as its core. Let us share our enthusiasm for the great work and exciting projects, we’re involved in. We're currently seeking a SCADA Offshore Specialist to join our Plant Engineering Team in Portland, OR.
Plant Engineering Operations is a part of Service and supports the organization in the installation and service of a great number of offshore SCADA systems controlling medium and large-sized wind power plants.
Our job is to turn a cluster of wind turbines into a power plant according to contractual and regional requirements. Our customers can mainly be found among larger power supply companies and professional investors.

For this position you will be mainly responsible for:
Acting as a direct interface between the project and Turbines R&D for the SCADA part
Supplying SCADA and power plant system engineering, functional design specification, configuration, and layout according to the contract
Providing and maintaining SCADA and power plant system documentation, incl. as built documentation
Ensuring that approved SCADA RNSP’s are followed up and ensure hand over of projects to service organization
For testing of SCADA and power plant system at the substation(s) according to the contract
Ensuring sign-off of FAT and SAT with stakeholders is carried out according to the overall project plan
Customer communication regarding SCADA issues on projects

For this position we expect that you have:
Electro-technical or electrical engineering theoretical and practical background
Several years of practical experience with SCADA technologies, implementation, and installation
Experience with industrial communication protocols for data and information exchange, such as IEC61850, IEC60870, IEC61400-25, Modbus, and other relevant industrial communication standards
Technical knowledge within areas of industrial automation, PLC/RTU technology
Knowledge and experience with design and implementation of SCADA and Electrical control systems for industrial automation projects
Knowledge and experience within area of creating and maintaining technical documentation for SCADA, Network, Process control and data exchange related installations
Professional English skills both verbal and written

To thrive in this role, we expect that you have:
Professional experience for maintaining real-world production systems
Knowledge about Information Security and Risk Management
Working experience with GitHub and JIRA or similar tools as we work Agile in our working environment
Motivation and enthusiasm to get things done
Enthusiasm for communication infrastructure technologies and leader that people will follow
Great stakeholder management and interpersonal skills at both a technical and non-technical level

What we offer
We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring and diverse work environment within the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We value initiative, responsibility, involvement and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a significant technical commitment and lots of passion. Vestas is growing and developing, and we want you to grow with us.
Attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry
Great benefits coverage that includes dental and vision
Generous Paid Time Off policies 
Great 401(k) plan (with employer match)
Tuition assistance

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Wind Turbine Experience :
General Electric (GE)
Ming Yang
Siemens Gamesa
Not Applicable