Tag Archives: Transformers

Sr Electrical Engineer / Field Project Engineer – Grid

BSCE. Hands on electrical design engineering specialist for National Grid projects. Performs system and reliability upgrades, designs overhead and underground systems, and control systems for hydro-electric governers. Has worked extensively with power distribution involving substations, P&C, reclosers and transformers. Highly project-minded. Uses AuthCAD, Visio, Smallworld GIS, STORMS. 75K. 06122015.

Sr Regional Technical Sales Manager – Transformers

BSEE. Brings principal engineering design background to global sales management talent for transformer sales and service / utility voltage regulation. Includes related test equipment, and also breakers, relays, controls, substation monitoring equipment. Works routinely with OEMs and closely with clients/end users providing tech support, problem resolution and training in an applications role. Contract or Direct. 135K. 06112015.01

Sr Transformer Design Engineer

BSEE. Consistent experience designing transformers for UPS and inverter products, working with single and 3 phase, switchmode, ferro-resonance, high voltage & frequency – up to 3000KVA, and next-generation custom applications. Routinely provides redesign and streamlining of design process, test equipment, and component sourcing, resulting in up to 40% in cost reductions. Applies to industrial, oil & gas, utility and nuclear markets. 115K. 06102015.4

Oil-Filled Transformer Design Engineering Manager

BSEE/MS-Honors. Hands-on electromagnetics design and staff manager working with oil-filled (up to 700MVA), phase shifting and HVDC conversion transformers, switchgear, reactors, and high voltage insulation. Has developed mobile transformer units. Strong training professional, drives technology transfer, and performs re-engineering projects. TQM. Long list of publications. 140K. 05212015.3

Sr Transformer Design Engineer / Oil-Filled

BSEE. Liquid-filled, medium power, large transformer design engineer to 10MVA, with expertise in design improvements as to wound/stack core construction, components (fins, etc) re-design, and specialty in innovative 3 & 4-winding transformer design for wind/solar. Works to ANSI, CSA standards, and ease of manufacturability. Strong test application developer, production line problem resolution. Has excellent electromechanical background (drilling, plating), variable frequency drives, power electronics, PCB manufacturing. 10 Years. 75K. 05192015.5

Design & Manufacturing Engineer – Transformers

BSEE. Transformer design engineer (mineral and ester fluid-filled and core) for power distribution. Designs for manufacturability and product manages components such as conductors, bushing, connectors, tap changers. Performs significant safety and quality improvements for high $ cost savings. Has multi-million $ project management experience with customer support, and motor protection systems experience for oil & gas industry. Uses SolidWorks, MATLAB, Math/AutoCAD, ETAP, EasyPower. 90K. 05192015.2

Production Manager / Operations

BSEE-ME/Honors. Highly technical production and operations manager for power electronics; UPS/data center solutions; electrical utility panels, switches, and transformers, and photovoltaic/solar equipment – often new product introductions. Provides technical training, process change, warranty resolution, resource realignments, overtime and overhead cost reduction. Strong marketing/sales and applications participation. Technical go-to for UL and NEC standards. Six Sigma, Lean principles. Uses AutoDesk, AutoCAD, Inventor, Project Scheduler, MAPICS, AS/400. Would welcome bringing talents to sales position. 05182015.7

Medium/High Voltage Dry/Oil Transformer Design Engineer

BSEE, BSME. Uses both electrical and mechanical engineering talent to design, re-design, repair and retrofit various oil and dry-type utility transformers up to 12500KVA/3750KVA, respectively, to include: Power distribution, step-up, phase shifting, motor starting, grounding, encapsulated. Also works with drives, rectifiers, and load tap changers. Uses AutoCAD. Bilingual. 15 Years. 85K. 05182015.5

Vice President – Business Development, Utility Equip / Automation

MSEE. Strong executive-level business developer for utility/renewable energy equipment and services such as: Large transformers, switchgear, high/medium voltage breakers, and power transmission and distribution solutions and automation, such as substation SCADA. Strategizes, defines and monitors utility market/competition, provides marketing and promotion leadership, establishes regional service sectors and introduces strategic sales programs to boost revenue. Is liaison for overseas factories and performs product certifications. 130K. 05112015.8

Transformer Design and Applications Engineer

BSEE. Designs air-cooled, encapsulated, single/3 phase dry type transformers from 1KVA to 1000 kVA for OEM, industrial and power applications. Performs applications functions such as: Quote/pricing preparation, technical support for reps and end users, product management participation, and sales presentations and training. Has circuit analysis experience. Uses AutoCAD, OPS, Visio. <5 Years. 60K. 05112015.7

Engineering and Mechanical Design Manager – Transformers

MBA/BSEE-ME. A medium and large core transformer engineering and mechanical design team leader for multi-million $ manufacturers. Also applies management skills to operations, manufacturing and sales/marketing with additional focus on supply chain quality and cost saving projects. Substantial customer interaction with design reviews, technical meetings, and has developed special product management teams for high quality level utility customer support. 15 Years. 140K. 05112015.4

Plant Manager – Dry Transformer Production/Manufacturing

BSEE/IE. Seasoned production and manufacturing facility/plant management specialist, primarily for dry-type transformers, electrical components and electro-magnetic equipment for military, commercial and industrial. Wealth of process experience such as winding, vacuum, arc welding, crimping, wave machine soldering and more. Implements manufacturing cells, oversees materiel & purchasing, and maintains master schedule. Supervises 50+ and reduces costs via strategic staff management and resource planning. ISO9001 Manager and applies Kaizen, Lean. 120K. 05052015.2

Electrical Design and Test Engineer – Transformers

MSEE. Engineering design professional working with dry and oil-filled transformers, controls, transducers, monitoring equipment, breakers and fiber optics for solar and wind grid applications. Performs huge variety of testing methods, customer technical support, failure analysis, troubleshooting, calibration, and generates diagrams and test documentation. Works to IEEE/ANSI, CSA, NEMA and NEC standards. Strong quality focus. ETAP, PS CAD. 5 Years. 75K. 04232015.01

Power Electronics / Embedded Controls Design Engineer

MSEE. Designs low to high power electronics: Converters (DC/DC, DC/AC, AC/DC), embedded FPGA, embedded ARM and MSP430 microcontrollers, planar transformers, switching power supplies, inverters, IR/capacitive sensors, PFC rectifiers. Work with virtually all converter topologies plus variety of types: Bidirectional, LLC resonant, soft-switching. Troubleshoots, designs schematics and PCBs, and works to comply to EMC standards. Uses Altium, PCAD, PSpice, Diptrace. Extensive honors and awards. <5 Years. 80K. 04202015.6

High Voltage UPS/Power Supply Engineer – Contract

BSEE/Physics. Strong background designing and developing power electronics – especially high voltage power supplies (AC/DC, DC/DC, DC/AC), UPS, capacitors, transformers, amplifiers, plus precision calibration and test equipment for military, telecommunications and OEM applications. Includes directing life cycle through production, hardware/software engineer training, customer specifications development, and regulatory approvals. Patents. Contract Only. 100K. 04172015.01

Magnetics/Transformer Design Engineer

MSIE & EE. Strong transformer designer for applying to power supplies for military, avionics (commercial and DoD), and appliances. Types include core, coil, data bus, planar, pulse, small form factor, linear/lamination, ferroresonant, and switch mode. Also designs chokes, inductors, EMI filters, and DC/DC converters with buck/boost topologies. Skilled at reverse engineering, re-designs, creating test procedures, and designs to MIL-STDs, UL, IEC, CSA, ISO. Uses AutoCAD, MATLAB, PSpice, C. 15 Years. 75K. 04092015.2

Principal Electrical Engineer – T & D Planning

BSME/EE, PE. High voltage electrical planning leader working with power distribution, substations, SCADA; power transmission/grid; and power generation plants, all to IEEE, NERC and other regulations.

  • T&D planning: Concept, licensing/permits, easements, structural, foundations, physical layout, switching/protective relays schemes, reserve/auxiliary power, and equipment selection. Strong skills working with variety of transformers.
  • Strong analysis and technical studies skills: load flow/forecasting, grounding, fault, stability, lightning, harmonic.
  • Transmission line design including underground, overhead and subsea.

120K. 04082015.3

Sr Electro-Mechanical/Electro-Magnetics Designer – Contract

Provides design concept, fabrication, and configuration for prototype power distribution/transmission grid systems and equipment: Evaluation sensors, pole transformers, generators, cable racks, conductors, connectors. Designs mobile electrical power supplies to UL standards consisting of transformers, electrical cabinets, undercarriage, circuit panels, breakers and switches. Monitors transformer performance and measures current, voltage and temperature in the field. Provides 3D modeling, mechanical layout drawings. Background in RF, avionics and solar energy. Uses Icepack, Solidworks, Orcad, Cypress, PSpice. Contract or Direct. Patents. 100K. 04062015.3

Power Electronics & Magnetics Design Engineer

Ph.D-EE/BSEE-Honors. Specializes in design, research and testing of various power electronics for oil & gas industry: Custom DC/DC converters, motor drivers, transformers, inductors, switch mode power supplies plus semiconductor devices and modules. Performs design, test, characterization, validation, simulation, analysis, schematic capture and PCB layout. Designs to reliability and form factor concerns. Uses PSCAD, MATLAB, Simulink. 5 Years. 100K. 04062015.2

Global Business Development Manager – Utility/Renewable Energy

MBA, BSME, PE. Global business developer for utility, renewable energy (solar, wind, hydro), data centers, oil and gas and refinery/industrial markets, primarily working with >100MVA transformers, power switching/protection, turbines and custom energy storage solutions and field services. Brings cross-functional teams and strategic partners/alliances together for common target goals, captures high $ multi-year service contracts, and manages large sales and marketing groups. Builds strong corporate image, using webinars, etc. 170K. 03302015.2

Power Transmission & Distribution Systems Engineer

MSEE. Designs industrial and utility overhead and underground power, generates specifications, provides line mapping, grounding, interconnectivity/short circuit studies, post-transient, transient and load flow/arc flash analysis, plus system capacity/future loads. Electrical equipment includes: Transformers, breakers, reclosers, variable frequency drives, UPS, battery management, protection & control (relays), switchgear, conductors, cabling, and motor controls. Coordinates with supply manufacturers and interfaces with utility reps. Works to NEC, NEMA, API, NFPA70-E, IEEE, OSHA. Uses ETAP, PSLF, PLS CADD, AutoCAD, SKM, Visio. <5 Years. 70K. 03172015.6

Sr Power Distribution Electrical Engineer – Switchgear

BSEE/CET. Performs design, commissioning, and solutions project management for low/medium voltage power distribution equipment in electrical buildings, pump stations and substations for oil & gas industry:

  • AIS/GIS switchgear, outdoor breakers, variable frequency drives, transformers, MCCs
  • Orchestrates site construction from concept (work scope, grounding, layout, equipment integration, inspection/test), prepares drawings, data sheets, manuals and customer presentations

Close work with contractors, M&O and project participants. AutoCAD. 110K. 03162015.2

Project Manager – Power T&D

BSEE. Project manager for utility power transmission/distribution systems, Smart Grid, concentrating on customized power equipment, communications and monitoring systems (SCADA) integration with end users. Owns transformer bushing monitoring platforms product line. Implements market-driven system enhancements, performs product testing (hardware, code, IEEE/UL/IEC compliance, environmental) and manages warranty concerns. Responsible for vast amount of technical documentation including user manuals. AutoCAD. <10 years. 70K. 03132015.9

Director, Substation Engineering and Construction

MBA-Finance/<20 Years. Brings highly technical hand to directing entire substation construction process including defining scope, assigning resources and managing engineering schedules. Oversees various departmental staff including engineering, electrical, civil and drafting. Has led replacement of a complete power system for a very large municipality. Responsible for various project management functions: QA/QC, scheduling, cost control, budget and is involved in bid processes. Has reorganized entire departments for quality gains. Also has strong focus background with maintenance and field support, working with transmission line projects, high voltage, GIS, transformers, breakers and switching. Has been a high level contract hire. Contact us for more details! 02242015.6

Regulatory/Compliance Test Engineer – Utility/Wind, Electrical Equipment

MSEE/5 Years. Brings electrical design talent to extensive expertise in safety certification and product performance testing to various regulatory standards compliance. Involves renewable energy/wind, power and utility-interactive equipment (PV, inverters, converters, combiners, transformers, breakers, switching, plus various industrial equipment). Is “go-to” for: IEEE 1547.1, CSA C22.2, UL/CSA 61010-1, ANSI C12.20/12.1, and UL 1741/1008/50-50E/1778/2200, NEC, NFPA (domestic, Canadian, international, inclusive). Analyzes, interprets and presents test results to customers, on and off-site, reviews schematics, maintains and calibrates lab test equipment, and develops test plans. Has project management experience and also a background in AC & DC motors and drives. 70K. 02182015.2

Electrical Test/Safety Contract Engineer, FAA/Substations – NETA III

BSEE, P.E. Cert/>20 Years. A seasoned contract electrical test engineer, having a substantial history with both FAA/Avionics safety and substation equipment testing. The first of dual talents involves implementing new initiatives of regional FAA/EOSH safety program. Oversees arc flash risk program as expert and regional safety instructor/trainer. Performs power systems studies and is official FAA/EOSH Liaison. For the second skillset, has an extensive history with substation equipment testing and commissioning (relays, transformers, generators, switch/panel boards, transfer switches, breakers and cables) relating to utility and industrial plants and other facilities requiring critical power (such as hospitals, etc). Has focus for standards compliance in both fields. 100K. 02172015.8

Facilities, Factory Automation General Manager / Board Level Magnetics Design

MBA, MSME, P.E. Cert/20 Years. Has many achievements in power systems, factory automation and robotics for industrial, military, aerospace and semiconductor industries. Leads new product introductions with product roadmaps (such as >50% transformer innovation revenue growth), has profit/loss ownership for custom automation projects, key customer account responsibility, provides on-time delivery milestones and engineering resource scheduling, implements design process improvements, and develops / implements branding, among other talents. Has background in applications engineering involving actuators, motion control and more, plus a particularly successful electromechanical product design – singularly effecting 8 figure sales revenue growth. 150K. 02162015.3

Power Generation Plant Maintenance and Operations Manager

MSEE-Honors, PE Cert/20 Years. Provides M&O and start-up responsibility for power generation, hydro, wind, fossil fuel, and steam/gas turbine plants. Performs variety of maintenance programs: Short circuit studies for generator breakers, step-up transformers, and large electric motors; load flow and motor starting studies; transient stability analysis; power switching (switchgear); reliability tests; protective relay settings; and outage planning and coordination. Implements new installation, rehabilitation and upgrade projects from concept to completion involving construction supervision, asset management, technology development, technical support and training. Routinely monitors and work with HVAC and auxiliary power systems, PLCs, DCIS, and excitation systems. Uses MatLab, Pro-Engineer, AutoCAD, Cadkey, Micro Station, Etap, Mathcad, Primavera and more. Multilingual. 130-150K. 02122015.2

Power Generation Plant M&O and Project Manager

MSEE/>15 Years. Oversees and manages various technical aspects of power generation plant operations and concepts, working with: Electrical “balance of plant”, energy storage systems, motor control centers, SCADA, excitation systems, protection and control, transformers, rectifiers, converters and more. Has hands-on initial concept design for specifications and develops: Excitation system software patches, simulation models and factory test protocols with FAT coordination. Performs field/design staff and other resource allocations and provides customer technical support. Is project-minded. Has a background in power generation, nuclear and other types of plants retrofit and modernization, domestically and internationally. Has worked with steam turbines. 100-120K. 02112015.3

Custom Magnetics Engineering Manager – Consultant

BSEE-Honors/>15 Years. Has wealth of experience with magnetic devices and components/PCB level for imaging applications, involving current sensors and high frequency current/high isolation testing transformers. Is an operational leader, having served many roles in this industry such as: Engineering management, R&D/product development, design and troubleshoot, domestic and international sales/marketing with presentations and literature development, quality assurance for components and outgoing product and ISO cert maintenance. Background also includes downhole oil/natural gas well surveying and electronic component obsolescence program developer. An excellent contract or consultant candidate. 80-100K. 02112015.2

Senior Design Engineer – Power Supplies

MSEE. Designs power supplies (switchmode, pulsed 4kW, 300V, 45A), motor drives, planar transformers, converters / inverters (UCD3138), battery chargers, and drivers.

  • Is resonant PFC circuitry and various topologies expert (LLC, interleaved bridgeless, half bridge, phase shift ZVS, buck, flyback).
  • Mathematical modeling, simulation and designs to EMI and thermal management concerns.

Uses MATLAB, PSpice, OrCAD, LabView, Eagle, Altium, Simulink, Visio. Skilled in majority of lab test tools. 100K. 02042015.5

Power Supply Principal Engineer / Project Consultant

BSEE, PE Cert/>20 Years. An executive level power supply and other power electronics engineering leader for military/defense, the space program/payload and satellite/RF applications. Includes comprehensive design and redesign experience with additional power electronics and technologies: Analog, digital, PCBs, microprocessors, transformers, solid-state / magnetic amplifiers, hybrids, transducers, communications data link interfaces, LED and more. Provides environmental (stress, etc) analysis, simulation, conducts high attendance design reviews, and provides all manner of technical documentation including manuals. Has participated in complex in-flight system-level root cause/worst case/MTBF analysis for spacecraft systems, and has developed specialized test equipment to support many space and military projects. An excellent, project-oriented consultancy candidate or is also available for direct hire. Uses vast array of design and project management applications and tools. Please contact us for details! 02042015.4

Engineering Manager / Director – Transformers

BS-ElectroMech/>20 Years. Manages engineering, designing and drafting groups for transformers up to 1000MVA, 500kV (core, shell, perfect harmony). Leads design reviews, interfaces with customers to evaluate requirements and specifications, delivers presentations and training, and is sales/marketing technical liaison. Has background in field service management, hands-on failure analysis / troubleshooting, and vendor qualification. Six Sigma, ISO, TQM. Bilingual. 130-140K. 02032015.3

Director of Sales / Business Development – Utility Products

MBA, BSEE/>20 Years. An executive level sales and business development leader for large power transformers, switchgear, SmartGrid and distribution automation solutions / substations for utility, investor-owned and large industrial entities. Orchestrates sales revenue and business development plans and strategy road plan with defined goals and expectations. Uses various techniques including partnerships development, tactical concepts, branding, plus customer training and value-add propositions. Owns profit and loss, and penetrates national and South American markets. Drives global manufacturing facilities utilization. Brings backgrounds in high finance, and applications engineering regarding grid power, energy management systems, and energy automation software/hardware for transmission utilities with substantial technical presentation/live demonstration expertise. Multilingual. 130-140K. 01302015.5

Senior Transformer / Magnetics Design Engineer

MS in EE, Communications Engrg., S/W Engrg./10 Years. A comprehensive design engineering leader with deep knowledge of various types of transformers up to 200 MVA. These types include: Units up to 5 windings, multiple combinations of voltage regulation, phase-shifting, mobile hybrids, NOMEX insulated, explosion proof, generators, rectifiers, and dry-type. End usage applies to traction, mining, earthing, furnaces and marine use. Performs complex calculations, overseeing manufacturing, and has substantial customer interaction relating to bid processes, negotiations, design reviews, and more. 110K. 01262015.3

Substations Field Engineer

BSEE/20 Years. Comprehensive experience in high voltage substations and field maintenance and operations management for thermo-electric power plants. Is lead on environmental regulations compliance (ASME, ANSI, NEC, IEEE and more), overall construction, and emergency equipment replacements. Generates BOMs, is responsible for bid processes and supplier selection, and performs hands-on maintenance and testing as required. Has particular expertise with transformers, breakers, interrupters and grounding. Has PE certification. 70-80K. 01212015.4

Power Distribution / Substation Design Engineer – Contract

BSEE/>20 Years. Design engineer skilled in medium and low voltage power distribution systems, substations, relays and switchgear, plus integration of arc flash studies analysis. Works under NEC, IEEE/ANSI standards, performs load flow and short circuit complex calculations / analysis. Uses variety of tools such as SKM Dapper and ETAP for high level studies for: Motor starting, voltage drop, and sizing for breakers, transformers, load centers, MCC, UPS, batteries and cabling. Provides ampacity and penetration protection calculations for DCN/EDN/FCR modifications for nuclear power plants. Generates various diagrams for power factor improvements using AutoCAD. Designs / models lighting systems using AGI132. Assists with bid processes. Available for both full time roles and consulting projects. 100K. 01192015.6

UPS Regional Sales Manager – Data Centers

BS-Mktg/15 Years. Drives proven multi million $ sales revenue increase for large, 3 phase 10KVA-1MVA UPS systems for data centers for large end users. Develops and presents total cost of ownership analysis for large end users, manages and develops reps / VARs / service channels / direct sales, and concentrates on new market expansion. Has background in business development of transient voltage surge suppression and transformer sales and has works extensively with mining, petrochemical and transportation industries for Western US and Latin America. Bilingual. 140K. 01192015.3

Lead Engineer – Substations, Power Transmission

MSEE/<10 Years. Dual high voltage engineering managing lead for building and installing full utility substations, power transmission lines, power plants upgrades, and wind power generation: Miles of circuit line, cabling replacement, transformers, reactor banks, breakers, switchgear, protection and control, magnetics, PLC upgrades, algorithms and more. Provides oversee of 3rd party on site workers / consultants / contractors, voltage and environmental calculations, load flow analysis and contingency plans. Substantial field installation and supervision. 110-120K. 01152015.2

Substation Construction / Service Project Manager

BSEE/10 Years. Multi-talented construction manager for substations, power distribution and transmission/grid. Expert equipment knowledge to include capital equipment, equipment ratings, complex calculations, grounding studies, protection and control systems and overall system stability. A regulatory compliance expert. Liaison for all project groups: SC/M resource and other planners, performance mgmt., site reps, engineering and tech services. Performs complex analysis, design, simulations, modeling, schematics, diagrams, various performance tests, extensive project planning / projections. Substantial customer interaction to grow revenue, site visits and high level reporting. Applies to utilities, commercial and large organizations. Uses Matlab, PSpice, SAP and more. 70-80K. 01152015.1