Senior Electrical Automation Engineer

Posted 26 January 2024
Salary 13.000 - 16.000 USD/year
Location Vietnam
Job type Permanent
Discipline Industrial & Engineering
Contact NameToan Nguyen

Job description

The Company:

Our client is a well-known machinery brand.


Role & Responsibilities:

  • Read and decode block diagrams, fieldbus network diagrams and functional diagrams of electrical panels to select the information necessary for the basic and detailed design of automation panels

  • Knowledge of machine/functional safety (ISO 13849 / IEC 61508)

  • Selection and sizing of electrical components to use (contactors, fuses...)

  • Electrical calculations and sizing of inverters and starters for motors

  • Define and draft technical specifications for the purchase of electrical equipment of diverse types (transformers, disconnectors, circuit breakers)

  • Dimensioning protections on ELV distributions for functional groups and load/users on field

  • Define and draw up (in electrical CAD) layout of automation panels and control boxes for simple systems (according to the data received, contractual requirements and customer requests)

  • Define configuration of main and remote racks of automation systems with PLC boards for reading sensors and transducers as well to command actuators

  • Define and draw up technical specifications for the purchase of automation materials of diverse types (PLC boards, relays, signal converters, and more)

Job requirement:

  • Degree in electrical , automation, electronics technical disciplines

  • Fluent in English

  • Knowledge of PLC hardware (preferable Siemens and/or Rockwell)

  • Good knowledge of the Office package (Word/Excel)

  • Good knowledge of 2D CAD and an electrical CAD (preferable Eplan P8 2023)

  • Good interpersonal and teamwork skills

  • Resourcefulness and decision-making

  • Proactivity, methodicality, accuracy in the approach to the problem and orientation to the result

  • Instinct for technical and functional deepening

To apply, please send your updated CV to Toan Nguyen at, quoting the job title or Click Apply Now.

Due to an anticipated high volume of applicants, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.