Electrical Systems Engineer

Are you an Electrical System Engineer who enjoy design of electrical power systems, and could work with product engineers to design and follow up supply of electrical equipment like transformers, variable speed drives etc.?

Task and responsibility:

  • Lead the system design of topside and subsea power systems and/or electrical specification of topside and subsea power equipment.
  • Planning of engineering work to be performed in the assigned studies and projects, and identifying resource needs as appropriate
  • Individual creation of specifications, reports, procedures technical proposals for tenders, studies and simulations (MATLAB), FEED and delivery projects
  • Experience in managing suppliers of electrical power component as transformers, frequency converters, capacitors or switchgears, in all phases of the project, from sales to engineering
  • Review of work performed by assigned project resources and mentoring of them (depending on experience)
  • Conduct/Support project design reviews according stage gate process
  • Reports to group manager of System Engineering with project reporting to the Technical Project Manager
  • Candidates with the right skills and attitude may also be given the role of Technical Project Manager in projects, or the ability to develop into this role


  • Higher education in electrical power engineering with strong system understanding
  • Minimum 10 years experience in electrical power system design, with a preference for candidates that have cross functional (mechanical, electrical, control system) working experience
  • Working experience with power equipment like transformers, switch gears and variable speed drives
  • Good knowledge of relevant and applicable international standards for electrical system design
  • Experience from offshore oil and gas projects and/or subsea projects is preferred, but not essential
  • Good capability to collaborate with international teams and different company cultures
  • Able to lead tasks independently
  • Comfortable with customer facing activities
  • Working language is English, but competence in one of the Scandinavian languages is beneficial

Project periode: 01.12.2021 (or ASAP) - 01.12.2022

Work place: Trondheim at least 3 days pr week. Remote work may be considered after an initial period

About the position

Electrical Systems Engineer
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01.12.2022 og ASAP
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