Senior Design Engineer/Expert in Power Electricity - Nuclear

Requisition ID:  6105


Senior Design Engineer/Expert in Power Electricity - Nuclear


Tractebel is a global community of 5000 imaginative experts engineering a carbon-neutral future. Through our game-changing solutions for complex energy, urban, nuclear and water projects, we help our clients create a positive impact towards a sustainable world, where people, planet and profit collectively thrive. 



Project description

You must be able to manage the various aspects relating to electrical power for construction or renovation projects at conventional and nuclear power stations.


Description de function


  • Take charge of design, use of calculation software’s, perform renovation and optimization studies for electrical systems, in compliance with local and international standards and regulations
  • Set out the ratings of equipment, technical specifications and the general design of electrical systems, including generators, generator protections, generator breakers, power transformers, MV and LV motors, AC and DC electrical boards, DC and Safe AC systems, emergency diesel generating sets, cabling,...
  • As Contract Owner take charge of the invitations to tender, the analysis and technical-commercial negotiation of bids as well as the awarding of contracts for the supply of electrical equipment or services
  • Oversee the management of interfaces relating to other technical disciplines or with the customer’s installation conduct a technical-commercial follow-up of contracts
  • Take part in factory tests, in the supervision of on-site assembly and in commissioning tests for electrical equipment or systems
  • Provide consulting in the field of electrical systems of nuclear and conventional generation units.
  • Keep an eye on changes on the market, best practices as well as advances in electrical/ nuclear standards and regulatory requirements
  • Participate in the improvement of methods used in the electrical engineering field for nuclear generation units


Your Profile


  • You have got a master of electrical or electromechanical engineering
  • Experience in the expertise domain, theorical understanding of stationary and transitory electrical laws and phenomena, deep knowledge of various electrical systems, ageing phenomena,…able to interpret interactions with mechanical aspects
  • You must have an interest in the analysis and research of solutions to a variety of technical problems in the area of electrical power systems
  • You have proficient knowledge of French/Dutch and a good grasp of English
  • Customer-satisfaction must be part of your day-to-day vision
  • You have a dynamic personality and a proactive and innovative approach to work
  • You are independent and have an acute sense of responsibility.
  • You are rigorous
  • You are mobile and open to missions abroad (short or medium-term)
  • You have a VCA certification



What we offer 


  • More than a simple job, we offer you an adventure. We offer you the opportunity to work with the most exciting teams and define the future.
  • We offer you a unique opportunity to challenge yourself to become an expert in your field.
  • We’re radically transparent about the company development, the opportunities and our decisions.
  • An interesting and varied job in an international environment with a good work/life balance.
  • An attractive compensation package with fringe benefits.
  • A permanent contract to ensure the roles offered are in accordance with your skills, interests, career goals and lifestyle.




Business Unit:  GBU Energy Solutions
Division:  ES Tractebel L2
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full - Time
Professional Experience:  Skilled ( >3 experience <15 years)
Education Level:  Master's Degree