Engineer or Technician, Networks and Telecommunications - Digital Power Systems

April 3 2024
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Power, Hydraulic, Wind, Nuclear, Telecom, Wireless,
Quebec, QC | Sept-Iles, QC | Saguenay, QC | Montreal, QC | Mont-Saint-Hilaire, QC | Boisbriand, QC | Mont-Tremblant, QC | Val-d'Or, QC | Rouyn-Noranda, QC • Full time

Type of position: Regular

Your future role on our team

  • Carry out engineering projects based on the IEC 61850 - Digital Power Systems standard;
  • Serve in various roles, including project leader and proposal leader;
  • Stipulate which telecommunications equipment is required in power grid automation and protection systems;
  • Develop telecommunications network architecture for substation projects;
  • Configure telecommunications equipment;
  • Conduct testing in the BBA digital power systems lab;
  • Commission digital power systems on site;
  • Serve as a technical reference on the team;
  • Expand your fields of expertise to include switchgear, protection, automation and supervision of medium- and high-voltage substations.

With us, you'll get the opportunity to...

  • Demonstrate skills in managing relationships with clients and partners;
  • Inspire respect and trust in others and create a climate conducive to teamwork;
  • Promote your skills to peers as well as internal (e.g., directors, project leaders) and external clients;
  • Be results-driven and constantly strive to exceed set objectives;
  • Show your ability to motivate others, maintain an engaging work environment and value everyone's contributions.

Do your qualities and values match our corporate culture?

  • Constantly seeking sustainable and agile solutions;
  • Willingness to transform the world for the better;
  • Caring mindset that puts people first;
  • Thirst to learn and excel;
  • Ability to share and pass on knowledge;
  • Interest in solving the most complex challenges;
  • Entrepreneurial spirit.


Overview of certifications and job requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or DCS in one of the following areas: electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, automated production engineering, telecommunications or network administration or any other relevant training;
  • Available to travel to our BBA offices across Canada;
  • Available for short- and long-term work assignments at client sites in Canada;
  • Bilingual (English and French);
  • Asset: Knowledge of the IEC 61850 standard and the PRP, PTP, SNTP, MMS, GOOSE and SV communication standards;
  • Asset: Knowledge of critical telecommunications system design and configuration.

At BBA, you get many benefits

  • A vibrant social club with something for everyone;
  • Access to many experts and coaching;
  • A collaborative team that shares its ideas and knowledge;
  • Opportunity for site work: an amazing career accelerator;
  • Custom training and development plans;
  • Flexible schedule that combines office presence and telecommuting.


About BBA
For over 40 years, we've been pushing the boundaries of engineering to serve our clients in the Energy and Natural Resources sector. At BBA, we develop innovative, flexible and sustainable solutions, from strategy to execution.
BBA is one of Canada's leading private consulting engineering firms, focused on practice (PCB), with a network of 15 offices. Our teams work closely to deliver projects that shape tomorrow's industry at the local, national and international levels.
Our people's passion and excellence make BBA a Canada's Best Employer and one of Canada's Best Managed Companies.
We have unique talents, and we're committed to providing a workplace where you can be yourself. Job postings are written in gender-neutral language.
Learn more about us by visiting our LinkedIn page and join the networks of our talent attraction specialists to speak with them directly.

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