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SCADA Project Engineer (m/f/d)


Porto, PT, 4100-246

DEPARTMENT:  Project Management (Site Management / Erection / I

During project execution customers and their technical IT-Representatives require technical support for system integration. Within the project organisation this role will be covered by the SCADA Project Engineer for the areas network architecture, communication interfaces, data base applications and IT-component configuration. Our mainly administrative tasks ensures that contract requirements and customer needs will be transferred to the responsible departments so that project specific components can be ordered and configured accordingly.



  • Liaising with customers and suppliers being a company representative
  • Reviewing and pursuing technical requirements
  • Designing windfarm SCADA and Control cabinet
  • Clarify windfarm remote access requirements (VPN, IPsec)
  • Identify required Data access interfaces (OPC XML-DA, OPC-UA, SQL)
  • Assess Virtual LAN interfaces for customer accessories
  • Clarifying and aligning with special departments about development and implementation of customized solutions
  • Organize, lead and report customer Factory Acceptance Test (FAT)
  • Support commissioning activities
  • Organize, perform and report SCADA Site Acceptance Test (SAT)
  • Give technical support to the Project Management during project phase
  • Work hand in hand with Network and SCADA-Architect, Sales, and Service



  • Engineering or technical degree in e.g. IT, computing, telecommunication or equivalent qualification
  • min. 3 years of appropriate experience, preferably in an international industrial environment
  • Basic knowledge in data base structures
  • Project management experience
  • Experienced and full professional proficiency in customer care to liaise in technical matters
  • Very good English skills in writing and speaking
  • Spanish skills are preferable
  • Ability to work independently, process- and solution-orientated
  • Experience in assessing and implementing technical and commercial requirements and specifications in contracts
  • Distinct intercultural competence
  • Willingness to travel abroad (approx. 30%)

Nordex adheres to a policy of equal employment opportunity. All employment decisions are made without regard to religion, age, sex, color, national origin, handicap, or other protected class and in full compliance with all federal and state laws.