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Thesis Worker STATCOM or SVC subsystem design

GE Energy
Tampere, Länsi- ja Sisä-Suomi 33100
Role Summary:We are looking for a Thesis Worker to join the Grid Solutions, FACTS Unit, based in Tampere. As a Thesis worker you will join to Control HW, Protection & SCADA Team. The internship period is full-time and lasts approx. 6 to 9 months. The preferable starting date would be before year 2020 end. Thesis topic is related to design of Static Synchronous Compensator (STATCOM) or Static Var Compensator (SVC) according to thesis workers area of interest and project needs.

Essential Responsibilities:The ideal candidate's studies are aiming at B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Power Engineering (P.E.) or in Electrical Engineering (E.E.). Preferred completion degree 80% or more of studies done. Major e.g. in Power Transmission and Distribution, Power Electronics, Power Systems and Markets, Alternative Technologies in Power & Energy.

Qualifications/Requirements:Preferred skills/experience (the list is quite comprehensive, but it's not necessary to master in all areas)

Good theoretical skills in power electronics and / or power system engineering

Knowledge of protection relays, overcurrent, earth fault and unit protection

Ability to do fault current calculations and/or simulations

Familiar with design engineering tools e.g. AutoCAD, CADS, E3, EPLAN or other tools utilizing databases

Familiar with electro-technical standards

Knowledge in substation communication protocols (eg. IEC61850, DNP3, IEC60870-5-104)

Knowledge in Ethernet network configurations or cyber security

Desired Characteristics: Desire to work in international environment

Good documentation skills (English)

Team player

Passion towards work

Curious and open-minded

Adaptive with problem-solving skills

Make things happen mentality

Willingness towards travel

Strong prioritizing and time management skills

About Us:We offer you a varied role in a truly international environment and great opportunities to further develop your skills at GE. Join GE, a digital industrial company that builds, powers, moves, cures and connects the world.

Additional Locations:Finland;Tampere;


Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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Thesis Worker STATCOM or SVC subsystem design

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