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Senior Control Systems Engineer

Reporting Location

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Doosan GridTech currently has an outstanding career opportunity for an experienced Sr Control System Engineer to join our growing Australian team. A high level individual contributor role, the Sr Control System Engineer is responsible for the system design, and architecting SCADA, Telemetry, Control and Communications components delivered as key parts of our EPC project executions.

This position is based in either Melbourne or Brisbane, Australia

Essential to this role is the application of sound controls engineering design and commissioning expertise. We require in-depth knowledge of control and communication principles; including awareness of the OSI model, and of communications protocols; their associated strengths and weaknesses. Providing technical advice and recommendations for control, communication, and HMI infrastructure delivery backed by analysis. Job responsibilities and qualifications below.

Please note only candidates with Australian Citizenship or Australian Permanent Residency will be considered for this opportunity.


  • BS in Electrical, Electronics, Computer and / or Communications engineering,

  • At least 5 years of demonstrated experience in control, SCADA, or network engineering applications,

  • Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident will be considered for this opportunity.

Desired Skills

  • Formal IT communication training – CCNA or equivalent.

  • Cyber security experience.

  • Previous experience in:

    • energy storage or utility-scale renewable projects,

    • Substation SCADA systems,

    • Utility project delivery in Australia, and/or SID studies (Functional Safety Engineering)

    • Technical sign-off-of provided control and communication supply (product/services)

  • Proven ability in programming languages and operating systems/platforms.

  • Understanding and working knowledge of communication technologies within process measurement and control instrumentation.

  • Familiarity with:

    • Modbus TCP, DNP 3.0 and CANopen, and

    • industrial routers and switches, e.g., SEL and Ruggedcom.

  • Strong Instrumentation and Diagnostic skills.

  • Registration with RPEQ, NER, or CPEng would also be highly desired.

  • Proven experience as a technical writer.


  • Lead the design and implementation of SCADA, PLC, RTU, and communication networks.

  • Defining and documenting the functionality of the control systems based on project requirements, team collaboration, process information, equipment data sheets, and IO lists.

  • Review and approval of subcontractor control system documentation - the management, review and approval of SCADA Change Management and Systems Access processes.

  • Prepare and manage test and validation plans necessary to secure and stable deployment of the control system into the plant.

  • Lead the deployment and commissioning of SCADA, control systems, communication networks, and control equipment on-site (directly or via remote management),

  • Commissioning and fault finding of SCADA, control and communications systems, both on site and via remote connections.

  • Manage client and internal stakeholder management for all control and communication deliverables.


About the Company

Doosan GridTech is an Equal Opportunity Employer, who is committed to and promotes diversity in the workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from different cultural backgrounds. If this role sounds like you, please apply!

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