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SCADA Engineer

Date:  12-Jan-2021
Job ID:  3654
Company:  Alpiq EcoPower AG

Olten, CH

Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full-time position
Job Level:  Experienced professionals
LinkedIn:  #LI-SFCH

The Technical Service of the Division Generation International is looking for an experienced SCADA Engineer. You will be responsible for evaluating, improving and maintaining the current SCADA Infrastructure. The asset portfolio consists of wind, solar, small hydro and thermal plants, located throughout Europe. The position is located in Olten.


Your responsibilities  
•    Active monitoring of the operating status of our assets and constant consultation about the operating status with local operational monitoring personnel
•    Validation of the current SCADA architecture and ensuring the scalability of all additions and modifications
•    Connecting and configuring new assets and data sources to the current SCADA infrastructure
•    Analysis of automated operational monitoring functions and plausibility checks
•    Ensure the SCADA environment addresses business requirements
•    Predictive indication of operational deviations
•    Research, evaluate, and stay current on SCADA-related tools and technologies


Your experience and qualifications
•    BSc or MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energies, IT or comparable
•    An aptitude for working with and developing SCADA system solutions
•    Employ analytical, conceptual and creative thinking skills to troubleshoot/improve SCADA system reliability to drive overall business and systems performance
•    Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to identify, solve and communicate complex problems
•    Knowledge in data analysis and reporting
•    Experience with programming languages like Python, VB/VBA, R, .NET, C++ and similar is a plus
•    Good language skills in English and German, Italian is a plus
•    OSIsoft PI experience is a plus

Your opportunity
We offer you modern terms of employment and an interesting and multifaceted area of responsibility in an exciting, dynamic environment. Have we sparked your interest? Then please apply using our job application Pprtal. Alpiq stands for equal employment opportunities. Designations of persons and functions apply to all sexes. Applicants from recruitment agencies can only be considered upon prior arrangement by telephone.

About Alpiq
Alpiq Holding Ltd is a Swiss energy company operating throughout Europe. Its activities include the generation and supply of electricity, energy trading and energy management. Alpiq EcoPower AG is a subsidiary of Alpiq Holding Ltd. and realises projects for the utilisation of new renewable energies, primarily in the area of wind and  small-scale hydropower.



Cornelia Häuptli Baumgartner
Tel.:  +41 62 286 72 50



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