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Senior SCADA/Instrumentation and Controls Engineer

HDR, Inc. Charlotte, NC

Job Description



About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for a Senior SCADA/Instrumentation and Controls (I&C) Engineer to join our East Region Design Center in either Charlotte, NC or Greenville, SC. They will be expected to perform the design of complex control systems across a variety of markets including Water, Wastewater, and Industrial.  The role will also include assessment of existing control systems and planning activities related to control systems. This position involves exercising judgment in evaluation and selection of equipment and system components, and coordinating closely with multidiscipline design teams through all stages of design including schematic, design development, and construction documents. They will be responsible for creating biddable and technically accurate construction documents including drawings and specifications, as well as reviews of documents for areas of conflict with all disciplines, and will also be involved in coordination during construction phases including the review of shop drawings and field inspections. They must be self-motivated with an initiative to deliver high quality, technically excellent SCADA/I&C designs.  



Required Qualifications

BS in Electrical Engineering or Controls related field

PE required

Minimum 10+ years applicable experience

Hands on experience designing I&C systems, including schematics and loops required

Network design experience in Industrial or Water/Wastewater required

Must be knowledgeable of remote site telemetry communications

Must be knowledgeable of cybersecurity considerations in Industrial or Water/Wastewater

Must be knowledgeable of PLC hardware/software and SCADA/HMI software in Industrial or Water/Wastewater

Preferred Qualifications

PLC/WTP and WWTP PLC programming or SCADA configuration experience a plus

Local candidates are preferred


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

Job Details

Date Posted June 28, 2017
Date Closes June 28, 2018
Requisition 145169
Located In Charlotte, NC
SOC Category 00-0000.00

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