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Electrical Power Distribution Engineer

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We have a long history, and our experience has taught us the importance of transmission. This is why we strive to give our recent graduates various opportunities to grow and leave their mark on the world today.

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation.

Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.

Responsible for the technical design and delivery of power supply & distribution systems for electrified transit systems.  Scope of delivery to DC traction power substations, AC medium & low voltage distribution, and other speciality electrical distribution & control equipment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Review, analyse, and manage customer technical specifications
  • Create single line diagrams and control schematics
  • Perform power distribution analysis: equipment sizing, load flow, voltage drop, short circuit, protection coordination, power quality, arc flash
  • Develop Customer design documentation and participate in design reviews
  • Provide  power supply system interface requirements to external design teams.
  • Create equipment technical specifications & evaluate Suppliers
  • Support site installation, testing, & commissioning

Key skills:

  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Ability to read varied electrical distribution drawings and schematics
  • MS Office, AutoCad, EasyPower, E3, PLCs are preferred
  • Knowledge of National Electric Code is preferred

Key traits:

  • Must be able to communicate effectively to different audiences
  • Have a broad engineering understanding across different disciplines
  • Self motivated with strong problem solving skills

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable.

Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  

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Job ID Number: 310592
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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Starting Salary: Competitive
  • All grades
  • Pittsburgh (United States)
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  • Electrical

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