Job description

For our Energy Automation Services team, we are looking for a PAC engineer. What are your responsibilities?
  • Responsible for the functional design of secondary systems/solutions, including security, automation and control IEDs.
  • Ensure both functional and technical design of these systems.
  • Testing of secondary systems, including security IEDs
  • Ensuring compatibility with IEC 61850 & IEC 60870-5-104 communication protocols, as well as cyber security.
  • Support the preparation of test plans, protocols and reports, and liaise closely with customers, project engineers and project managers.
A job packed with:
  • Impact: As a PAC Engineer, you will work with your team to develop complex systems for various customers, having a direct impact on the efficiency and reliability of their power automation systems.
  • Entrepreneurship: You drive software design and implementation, using both creativity and technical expertise to realise innovative solutions that meet our customers' needs
  • Collaboration: In a team environment, you will work according to the scrum methodology, actively contributing to shared goals and progress.

Job requirements

Who are you?
You are passionate about technology and driven to make a difference for our customers. As a PAC Engineer in our Energy Automation Services team, you play a crucial role in the design and implementation of systems. In addition, you are a master at switching quickly between various tasks, while always remaining calm under pressure. But what else makes you unique?

  • You have at least a Bachelor's degree in Energy/Electrical Engineering;
  • You have at least 3 years' experience working with secondary products/solutions.
  • You are people-oriented and enjoy working in a team;
  • You are a go-getter - you like taking on new challenges, solving them and finding your way among people;
  • You have a good sense of humour and enjoy your work.

You find it a challenge to find the right match and to map out what is required to relocate to the Netherlands. Xelvin knows what it takes to get this going and supports you in finding the right job, a place to live and the required documentation to get started. Xelvin is an international recruitment agency with over 16 years of experience. We believe that technology is an indispensable link for the development and sustainability of the world. That is why we connect the best people to the best companies and bring craftsmanship and ambition further together. Always with passion and in an individual, goal-oriented way.
  • 2 years Xelvin contract including competitive salary, holiday allowance, paid holidays and pension.
  • Relocation package from Xelvin: Finding the right new challenge, flight to the Netherlands paid by Xelvin, arrangement of documentation that is needed to work in the Netherlands and guidance from our housing consultant to find accommodation.
  • Salary between € 3500 and € 4500, based on work experience
  • A relocation budget between € 1500 and € 3000
  • 25 paid holidays in addition to public holidays
  • 13 ATV days
  • Holiday allowances of 8,33% of yearly salary
  • A job with perspective. After the 2 years contract of Xelvin you will be on contracted by your employer.
  • Career-oriented education, training or courses.
  • Excellent employment conditions, both primary and secondary


€3.500 - €4.500 gross income per month


Marin Kortlang

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Marin Kortlang
Managing Consultant

+31 (0)6 13 37 75 70

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