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Senior Power Systems Engineer

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Date: Mar 1, 2023

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 86684 

Job Category: Energy 

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.


Our energy expertise in the oil and gas sector comprises the entire value chain - upstream, midstream, and downstream; and in the power sector includes thermal, nuclear, waterpower, renewable, hybrid, transmission and distribution, and grid modernization. Join our vision of a low-carbon world and help make positive change!


Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated Senior Power Systems Engineer to join the Energy team in Sydney. 


The global energy transition is upon us. As we shift to a low carbon world, meeting the growing demand for energy will require revolutionary thinking and a variety of resources. While the market is challenging, these challenges present the biggest opportunities and –catalysts for change.


Hatch’s Energy group partners with clients to provide comprehensive plans that incorporate all aspects of their projects. Our energy expertise in the power sector includes thermal, nuclear, waterpower, renewable, hybrid, transmission and distribution, and grid modernization. Join our team today and help make a difference!


As the successful candidate, you will:


  • Lead, coordinate, and perform power systems analysis and studies, including generator connection feasibility, planning and connection studies 
  • Add value to clients businesses, create business relationships, prepare proposals and support business development
  • Mentor and nurture junior engineers in power system analysis and studies 
  • Provide thought leadership to the industry through engagement in professional activities in the region 
  • Occasionally travel to site location or for customer meetings in Australia as well as internationally.


You will bring to the role:


  • A degree in Electrical Engineering (preference will be given to candidates with post-graduate degrees in Power Systems),
  • Demonstrated experience in power system analysis
  • Proven track record in developing strong and lasting relationships with clients.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and client engagement skills.
  • Ability to work within focused and multi-disciplinary teams and experience in leading teams and projects
  • Familiarity with policies, guidelines, rules and regulations as applicable to Australian National Electricity Market (NEM) as well as other jurisdictions will be an added advantage.


Why join us?


What we offer you?


  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally


Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.

As an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (WGEA) and Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Within Australia, this includes supporting and encouraging a flexible workplace and a comprehensive benefit offering. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate your request.


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