PCS7 Service Engineer - Gas and Power

Job Description

Addressing the evolving complexities of the energy landscape requires integrated energy ecosystems that span the entire value chain. Our Gas and Power Operating Company helps customers power the world in this time of change by leveraging existing technologies in different ways, developing new business models and technology systems, and employing cutting-edge data analytics.

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Service Engineer to join our Gas and Power team based at our offices in Macquarie Park, Sydney. Reporting to the Head of Service Operations, you will be responsible for delivering service, maintenance, upgrades and hotline support on our Siemens control system fleet in the power generation and oil & gas industry.

You will be responsible for:
  • Carrying out routine service, maintenance and troubleshooting activities of Siemens control systems at customer sites.
  • Perform system hardware and software upgrades and updates.
  • Designing and engineering solutions down to detail to satisfy the specified requirements of the customer.
  • Selecting products, components and designing network systems to be used in ultra-high availability environments.
  • Configuring the components and systems of the solution according to the requirements.
  • Executing projects within the quality framework (time, budget, functionality).
  • Fault finding and administration of control systems within the solution to ensure required performance and availability.
  • Support customers remotely and on-site
  • Respond promptly to incidents, investigate and provide temporary and/or permanent resolution of incidents escalated.
  • Work on a roaster for after-hours on-call support.
What you will bring:
  • Degree in Engineering and / or Information Computer Technology or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience working in the power generation controls systems industry or large-scale continuous operation industrial control applications.
  • Experience with Siemens SPPA-T3000, SPPA-T2000 or PCS7 Distributed Control Systems (DCS) will be highly regarded. 
  • Demonstrate in depth knowledge in configuring, installing and troubleshooting industrial communication protocols for third party interfaces (Modbus, DNP3 and OPC) is a must.
  • Strong understanding of high availability server/client clusters and networks.
  • Solid understanding of Network concepts such as routing, sub-netting, VLAN's
  • An understanding of cyber security concepts including firewall configuration, VPN and remote access solutions.
  • Willing to travel to sites and travel on short notice.
Siemens is a proud equal opportunity employer, creating a work environment of diversity and inclusion. Our diverse workforce cultivates Innovation and Excellence and in turn creates a workplace where our employees belong and prosper. Diversity and inclusion helps us fully realise the potential of our people. 

Job ID: 115339

Organization: Gas and Power

Company: Siemens Ltd.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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