Design Engineer - Exclusively for Emirati Nationals

Job Description

Design Engineer

The role holder will be responsible for the technical design of Medium Voltage equipment including Switchgear and associated protection systems. The successful candidate will be responsible for interpreting customer substation specifications and translating these into schematics. The role holder is responsible for designing of switchgear equipment till the final As-built drawings. The role will report to the Engineering Manager and tasks will include:

What are my responsibilities?

  • Design and development of medium voltage switchgear.

  • Special customer design execution.

  • Product maintenance.

  • Responsible for engineering of Medium Voltage Switchgear GIS & AIS.

  • Preparation of Bill of materials and accordingly preparing the drawings for customer approvals

  • Preparation of material list (BOM), assembly drawing and part drawing.

  • Technical support to sales department.

  • Procurement of all project specific items.

  • Provide engineering support to the tendering department.

  • Ensure engineering consistency by attending engineering design reviews



What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.

  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience as Design Engineer.

  • Advanced command of English and/or German.

  • Familiar with AutoCAD software

  • Understanding of Elcad is a plus

  • Good command of MS Office applications.

  • Relevant electrical engineering experience associated with Medium Voltage Substation products and systems including switchgear and protection.

  • Detailed experience in a Design/Project Engineering function ideally within the Transmission & Distribution Industry.

  • Good working knowledge of Protection Relays and Interlocking Scheme design advantageous.

  • Fully conversant knowledge of the current Transmission & Distribution standards & technologies.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills are essential.

  • Fully conversant with Microsoft packages – Word, Excel etc.


What else do I need to know?


Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work. People with disabilities will be preferred in case of equal qualification. Please find more information at





How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents, including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively can be considered in the selection process.  


Job ID: 122497

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens LLC

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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