Electrical Engineer

The function

You will enter a vibrant and inspiring environment where you work together in a team of talented engineers working on challenging projects in the energy sector.


As an Alten Belgium consultant in the Engineering industry. We have projects where you will realize the design and manage the various aspects related to studies of high-voltage (HV) and middle-voltage (MV) substations and grid connections. These projects can go from the pre-feasibility studies up to final commissioning of the installations. Integrated within the Engineering Department, your mission will be to analyze and issue the supporting documentation for bids and project execution and to ensure the interface with the different teams, suppliers and clients regarding control & instrumentation and electrical equipment.


The following is a list of expected responsibilities to be successful in this role:

  • Analyse the technical client’s specifications and draw up base documents accordingly – participate in technical meetings 

·         Participate in establishing P &ID’s 

·         Issue technical design master documents: create and follow-up on electrical consumer’s lists, instrumentation lists, digital control inputs/outputs lists 

·         File in instrumentation data sheets, engine data sheets. 

·         Make electrical, wiring schemes, flowcharts, other technical documents such as instrumentation hook-up, reports of reception of instrumentation & electrical material, etc. 

·         Analyses the technical conformity of electrical or instrumentation quotes 

·         Verify equipment documents & drawings of suppliers. 

·         Participate in inspections/receptions of materials 

·         Model and promote the SPX Values to create an environment that mobilizes empowered people to achieve business goals.

Your profile

Your profile:

You have a completed master’s degree in Civil or Industrial Engineering with a focus on electricity with a first experience. You have experiences and knwoledge in electricity (HM/MV). It will be important and better to know lay-out or at least willing to learn concepts. We will notices that for the mission it will better to have knowledge of PSSE or DIgSILENT and knowledge on HVDC and FACTS are an advantage. A strong background of control and instrumentation is required. It will also be important to know industrial and or power plant environment and knowledge of data software will be a plus.


You have good communication skills in both French, English and/or Dutch because you will be working within a multicultural team and with international clients and suppliers while being endowed with an analytical mindset. Being flexible, having a good resistance to stress and being curious and autonomous while taking initiatives and expressing ideas will be an asset for this job. If you think you have all these abilities, then this job is for you!

What we offer

What can you expect from us?

ALTEN offers a technically challenging environment where your growth is central through the diversity of projects. We believe that as a consultant you never stop learning, which is why we offer you the opportunity to further develop yourself both personally and professionally.

Within our ALTEN Academy we offer trainings that match your ambitions. Our consultants also regularly organize knowledge evenings about new technologies, in which you can take part. Or maybe you would like to organize a knowledge evening yourself with your colleagues?


If, after the interviews, it turns out that you and ALTEN are a good match, we will immediately offer you a permanent contract. As we expect our consultants to be mobile, we offer you the choice between a lease car or a mobility allowance. In addition, we offer a good salary and a standard net expense allowance. We think it is important that you also have time to relax that is why we give you 32 days off. You do not have to worry about your pension; we arrange that for you with a non-contributory pension scheme. 

About the organisation


ALTEN ENGINNERING Division is part of ALTEN Benelux and specializes in consultancy in the areas of engineering, life sciences and IT. ALTEN is present in more than 29 countries around the world and offers the opportunity to move abroad while broadening one's knowledge.

Today, our customers are among the most renowned in the country and they offer plenty of challenges. We create an ALTEN community. Indeed, several events are organized throughout the year so that you can meet your colleagues. So apply now to be part of our friendly team !


*** ALTEN BELGIUM is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. ***


Activated at 17/11/2020
Locations Belgium
Category Consultants Engineering
Contact Kevin Marcos Alvarez
Reference AD001766