Principal Power Systems Engineer

Posted 12 January 2023
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, our Power Solutions team is geared towards providing a more integrated approach offering end-to-end service to support our clients in energy networks, thermal generation, renewable generation and storage solutions space.  We are helping our clients meet the challenges faced in countries and cities across the globe, providing innovative solutions from replacing conventional thermal power plants with renewable energy to developing demand side management strategies.  

We are currently looking for a Principal Power Systems Engineer who will work collaboratively on the development and delivery of client projects with a particular focus on power system analysis, including grid connections, application of grid codes, grid development planning, along with compliance and reliability analysis. The Principal Power Systems Engineer will lead a regionally recognized technical discipline, collaborating with Jacobs Global Technical Directors, along with Operations and Sales to create innovative solutions for our clients, develop and nurture skills within Jacobs and build and manage relationships with clients and key contacts in the industry.

Here's What You'll Need:

The Principal Power Systems Engineer should have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering.

  • Experience in power system analysis related to transmission grid development planning, grid system operation, and grid connection.

  • Expert knowledge and experience in power system modelling software including PSS/E, Digsilent PowerFactory, PSCAD. Experience in Python programming is preferred.

  • Knowledge of renewable energy technologies including solar, wind and battery energy storage system relevant to the current market.

  • Optional experience in Hydrogen Fuel Cell technology & microgrid.

  • Strong understanding of international standards and grid code.

  • Strong communication and presentation skills to articulate a clear technical direction.

  • Excellent Technical Report writing skills.

  • Capacity to work within teams to solve technical problems and achieve a high level of assurance on project deliverables.

Jacobs. A world where you can. 

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally - and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed. 

With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company. 

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.    

Please note:  If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs. #ASIAID #PHREC #APACEnergyjobs

Primary Location

:Philippines-Philippines Countrywide-Mandaluyong City-PH- Manila Sheridan Street





Job Type


Job Classification:Fulltime-Regular

Work Locations:

PH- Manila Sheridan Street

16th Floor, South Tower, Rockwell Business CenterSheridan Street cor. United Street Barangay Highway Hills

Mandaluyong City15500

Capabilities: Power Generation