Digital Protections Application Design Senior Engineer


Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia (Job with occasional home office)
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
2 200 EUR/monthFinal salary level is based on seniority of candidate.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Do you dream of working in a company that is driven by a meaningful purpose and that continuously creates an inclusive environment where you are empowered to do your best and be innovative?

Schneider Electric Regional Execution Platform (REP) is looking for an experienced Digital Protections Application Design Senior Engineer

Location & commitments:

Full-time job in Bratislava, Slovakia, or Hybrid

Your responsibilities will be:

* Design and commission of IED protection parameters (logic, communication, protection Settings) for complex technical projects within Europe and South America Region.
* To understand and implement LV/MV protection setting
* Participating in protection relays testing in factory or on-site
* Develop complex Logic functions inside IED to comply with client needs
* Implement communication IED descriptions (CID files) for communication with internal and external SCADA systems
* Apply relevant standards, tools, procedures, and best practices in this area
* Report on commercial and technical aspects

Employee perks, benefits

* EXCITING JOB in an international company, which is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation, with significant market share,
* DEVELOPMENT - the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in a supportive team of professionals, interesting international projects
* ONBOARDING TRANINGS to help you find your way in our company,
* WIDE CHOICE OF BENEFITS - life insurance, performance bonus, 4 sick days per year
* ADDITIONAL FAMILY LEAVE - for the birth of a child or adoption, to care for a family member or for bereavement (additional leave beyond the terms of labor law),
* PROJECT WORK OPPORTUNITY (e.g. ambassador program, mentoring, digitization projects),
* DIVERSE TEAM - working in a diverse team and the opportunity to use foreign languages in your daily work
* EMPLOYEE REFERRAL PROGRAM - have a say in who you work with and get an attractive financial bonus,
* NO FORMAL DRESS CODE - we welcome people as they are and see diversity as a value to the company.

Information about the selection process

If you are interested in this position, please send us your CV in English language. We really appreciate your job application. Please mind we will contact only candidates meeting our job requirements.
Thank you for your understanding.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Electrical / automation engineering

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Office - Skillful

Driving licence


Experience in the position/sector

Digital protections

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

* Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering
* Solid experience in electrical distribution and project business
* Advanced knowledge of SE IED portfolio, communication protocols, and power metering relays
* Advanced knowledge of communication protocols (IEC61850, Modbus, OPC, Profibus, DNP3, IEC103, etc.)
* Confirmed experience about GOOSE (Generic Object Oriented Substation Event) signals
* Proficient in IEC & IEEE standards, protection system operation, and IED configuration tools
* Willingness to travel (50% in EMEAS Region)
EU passport and driving license (B)


Brief description of the company

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation with a unique local presence through our 140.000+ employees in more than 100 countries worldwide. We are a technology company and create connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities, and enrich lives.

Number of employees

150-199 employees
ID: 4717399  Dátum zverejnenia: 10.1.2024  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 200 EUR/month