ABB Group
- Senior Designer
At a glance
Location: US-GA-Atlanta Map
Posted: 01/16/2022
Closing: 02/15/2022
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description

Senior Designer

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

You will work in in Atlanta, Georgia in creating and evaluating the design of equipment, systems or installations, including specifications for manufacturing, fabrication or construction.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager I, will provide design engineering support for hydro generators related to IS Hydro Services business.

Your responsibilities

  • Provide design engineering support for hydro generators related to IS Hydro Services business
  • Support design of rewinds, uprates and upgrades for hydro generators, all OEM designs, both during the initial quotation phase as well as the execution phase of the projects
  • Provide design leadership to a team of global design engineers
  • Conduct design reviews as appropriate for risk mitigation
  • Develop design standards and practices for use by the Hydro Services business

Your background

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering or related field of study from an accredited university or college with minimum of 5 years of experience in generator design
  • Considerable experience with the design, manufacture and service of Hydro generators, all OEM designs
  • Strong knowledge of insulation systems related to Hydro generators
  • Strong knowledge of electromagnetic design related to Hydro generators
  • Strong knowledge of hydro generator construction, including stator core and windings, rotor poles and mechanical
  • components
  • Strong knowledge of Hydro Services Work Instruction documents and ability to support craft labor and Field Engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to simplify and improve design and site installation procedures
  • Support automation of Hydro Services ITO / OTR tools
  • Demonstrated ability to handle a diverse workload with minimum supervision
  • Ability to analyze technical specifications, tender documents and proposals, and develop detailed design / service offerings
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US


  • Retirement plan
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Wellbeing program

More about us

ABB's Distribution Solutions Division provides utility, industrial and commercial customers with safe, smart and sustainable technologies for the distribution of electricity. With ABB AbilityTM enabled digital solutions at its core, our extensive portfolio includes distribution automation products, switching, limiting, measuring and sensing devices, switchgear, modular substation packages, and related services.

We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website

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Senior Designer