DCS Engineer

Requisition Number:  12327
Company:  WEC (China) Co Ltd

Shanghai, SH, CN, 201203

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Hardware/software design & implementation for DCS (Distributed Control System), based on system design input including technical and quality requirement.
  • Coordinate within engineering team to summarize project status and develop/update schedule for engineering activities.
  • Coordinate with project manager and other functions (Quality Control, Supply Chain, etc.) during project execution, deliver the project per schedule and meet technical/quality requirement.
  • Draft test procedures and conduct the testing to verify the software/hardware design meet the requirement.
  • Design and implement the communication between DCS and third party. Familiar with the popular communication protocols in the industry: MODBUS, Profibus, OPC, etc. 
  • Travel to site to support site commissioning


B.S/M.S  in I&C Engineering/Automation/ thermal energy and power engineering / Electrical Engineering/Computer Science

Years of Experience: 3-5 years

Professional Certifications: CET-4

Skills and Competencies:

  • 3-5 years’ experience on DCS software/hardware design and implementation, from DCS vender or design institute or commissioning organization.
  • Experience on DCS site installation and commissioning on 600MW (or above) power plant.
  • Experience on communication between DCS and third-party devices with standard industry protocol: Modbus, Profibus.
  • Experience on Emerson Ovation platform is a plus.
  • Knowledge on power plant equipment: pumps, valves, sensers. Understand the function of the power plant systems.
  • Smooth English in written and verbal.
  • Compliance of safety, environmental and quality policy
  • Strong ownership, teamwork and self-motivation is required.


  • The background/experience for programming is a plus


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