• Title
    SCADA Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    MX-MEX-Mexico City
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Automation
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a SCADA Senior Engineer who will be responsible for developing and designing SCADA & HMI installations, network architecture design and sub-system support as part of the Transmission & Distribution Engineering Design team. The SCADA networks to be worked on would be used for controlling, operating and monitoring power generation and transmission/distribution systems including but not limited to substations, wind and solar.



    • Facilitate development, configuration, programming and troubleshooting on projects (substations, solar, wind).  This includes fiber-optic and Ethernet networks and switches (WAN and LAN), using both legacy and state-of-the-art technologies
    • Prepare and maintain programs, technical documentation related to SCADA and HMI systems for internal and external clients
    • Support the SCADA Systems for our clients
    • Provide support on SCADA issues and remote monitoring systems
    • Client interaction, support on SCADA & HMI products, issues and follow up
    • Assist engineering team to identify root-cause analysis and troubleshooting of SCADA for client issues
    • Travel to project sites for commissioning, maintenance and/or upgrades
    • As necessary conduct factory and site acceptance tests to ensure system specification compliance
    • Suggest product strategies and priorities
    • Other responsibilities as assigned

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science 
    • 5 years demonstrated technical knowledge of SCADA, HMI & Network Sub Systems Industrial standard protocols – MODBUS, OPC, DNP3, IEEE 61850, Ethernet Knowledge of PLC protocols -  Rockwell (Allen Bradley), ABB, Siemens Any programming language (C ,C++  etc)
    • Demostrated knowledge and experience whith ClearScada and Factorytalk
    • 5 years demostrated experiennce int he Oil & Gas field
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills (English) Proficiency in MS office Process/Industrial and/or Utility experience preferred
    • Our successful candidate would need to have the ability to work effectively and diligently as an individual engineer and team member in front of both internal and external customers
    • In this role you will need to be thinking outside the box and be prepared to address challenging areas of customer interface and sales strategies
    • Ability to operate basic office equipment
    • Able to lift 30 lbs. without painful stress or injury
    • Able to sit for long periods of time without painful stress or injury
    • Must be able to work 8:30-18:30 Monday – Friday and be punctual and dependable

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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