Engineer – Digital Power Systems (5 years of experience or more)

May 1 2021
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Digital, Media, Graphic Arts, Engineering, Power, Hydraulic, Wind, Nuclear, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Mont-Saint-Hilaire, QC

Working for BBA means being part of a team of talented people who have the passion to succeed and the drive to excel in order to provide first-class service to clients.

Recognized for its extensive field experience and cutting-edge expertise, BBA has been delivering a comprehensive range of consulting engineering services for 40 years, from studies and design to commissioning and operational support. Our firm is supported by a network of offices across Canada to carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels.

BBA provides a stimulating and friendly working atmosphere. We focus on building teams with complementary talents and provide employees with a work environment conducive to developing their skills.

BBA is a Canada's Best Employer recipient from Kincentric and is part of the prestigious Platinum Club of the Best Managed Companies, which unites companies that have held onto their title for over six consecutive years. For BBA, making the list speaks to the rigour of our practices and our unique approach to employee and client relations.

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Type of position: Regular


The incumbent will be expected to:

  • Carry out engineering projects based on IEC 61850 standards for digital power systems.
  • Play various roles, such as project leader and proposal leader.
  • Prepare competitive and value-added proposals.
  • Design protection diagrams (logic and control diagrams).
  • Design substation HMI/SCADA architecture and configuration.
  • Configure smart electronic devices (relays, substation controllers, etc.).
  • Direct testing at BBA’s digital power systems lab.
  • Commission digital power systems.


  • Service excellence: ability to manage relationships with clients and partners
  • Leadership: Inspire respect and confidence in others and create an atmosphere conducive to teamwork
  • Entrepreneurship: ability to promote your own skills to peers as well as to internal clients (e.g., project managers, project leaders) and external clients
  • Results-driven: Constantly seek to surpass set objectives
  • Ability to motivate others: maintain an inclusive workplace and value everyone’s contribution


  • University degree in engineering
  • Five years of experience or more in the power systems sector
  • Available to travel to BBA's office across Canada
  • Available for short- and long-term assignments at client sites across Canada
  • Bilingual (English and French)
  • Knowledge of substation technology
  • Knowledge of how to configure protection relays
  • Asset: knowledge of the IEC 61850 standard
  • Asset: Knowledge of how to configure HMI/SCADA systems
  • Asset: Knowledge of test equipment for protection relays
  • Asset: graduate degree in electrical engineering or a related field

BBA is committed to promoting diversity and employment equity. We thank you for your interest in our firm. Please note that only those candidates selected will be contacted.

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