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Our people are our strongest strategic asset and we recognize that we need to nurture and support them in order for our business to grow sustainably.

CESI is a dynamic place to work, where we use our depth of experience and expertise to help the international energy sector to evolve innovatively.

We look for candidates with:

  • A passion for what they do and the desire to use their expertise to help customers
  • A focus on customer needs and business opportunities
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team
  • A desire to travel around the world and the ability to build international networks
  • The ability to get the most out of international conferences and committees
  • Moral integrity to ensure the ethics of the business.

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Job opportunities

CODE Position Title Discipline Where Posted
008 IT/OT Expert Energy consultants Milan - Italy Permanent position 22.06.2021
Our Experience

CESI has got decades of experience in consultancy services on infrastructures, applications and automation solutions devoted to electrical networks (T&D), by defining architectures and functional requirements, conceiving supervision, control and automation systems, specifying and developing advanced control room applications as well as operators training platforms.

In this context CESI portfolio includes consulting on innovative technological services (e.g. SCADA, EMS/DMS) and the design and development of T&D OT software solutions based on both engineering models and recent advanced methodologies and features.

All these activities leverage on active continuous participation of CESI personnel to the main standardization committees and international working groups, in addition to continuous learning on technological innovations.

Team and location

As IT/OT Expert, the candidate will be part of CESI team that assists the final clients, typically TSOs and DSOs, in functional specification, design and development of OT software applications, FAT and SAT of all the solution’s components, up to the trial operation of new/refurbished applications and platforms integrated in larger OT infrastructures (e.g. SCADA, EMS/DMS). After a first period of integration and training in CESI Headquarters in Milan, the position may require short periods of time abroad (one week / ten days per mission) for meetings and on-site activities, both in Factory and at Client premises.

Job description

The candidate will be called to contribute in different phases of design and development of applications for CESI Clients, starting from initial assessment and gap analysis of the existing infrastructures, applications and platforms deployed at the TSOs and DSOs premises, passing through conceptual design and detailed functional specification.

In performing this activity, the main focuses will be:

  • Scouting of most suitable IT/OT technologies, platforms, market products, programming languages and hardware solutions to be used in the specific applications;
  • Conceptual IT design of software solutions to be developed for CESI Clients;
  • Coordination and supervision of IT developers across multiple projects to support Project Managers and Product Leaders in resource allocation;
  • Improvement and implementation of CESI standardized approach for OT software applications.

The above activities may be conducted during tendering process and/or project delivery. Delivery may comprise design and development of OT software applications, system integration in Client’s IT/OT infrastructures, including detailed design review, functional specification and participation to FAT and SAT. In this case the candidate will be responsible for the organization surveillance to the installation, management and operation of all the solution’s components, as well as for the coordination, execution, monitoring and evaluation of all testing, with also possible support to trial operation of the developed applications after their integration in Client’s OT systems.

What Cesi is looking for

Education Level

  • MSc degree in Information Technology or Telecommunication (with high degree score)
  • PhD or higher will be a plus

 

Expertise

  • Information and Operation Technology
  • IT/OT Architecture Design
  • Innovative solutions for IT/OT project
  • Software project management (e.g. Agile, Kanban)
  • Continuous integration/deployment processes and platforms.
  • Data Analytics and Machine Learning platform
  • Web application frameworks
  • Programming language: python, MATLAB, Java, Javascript, C, C++
  • Relational and no-SQL databases
  • Cybersecurity

 

Experience: Minimum 5 years, 10+ years will a plus

 

Languages: Italian, best if native, and fluency in English (best if B1 grade or higher) are required. Any knowledge of other languages will be considered a plus.

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy. The position is rewarded appropriately.

007 Monitoring Systems Product Leader Consulting Division Infrastructure Engineering ISMES Structural & Hydrogeological Monitoring Seriate - Italy Permanent position 07.06.2021
Our Experience

CESI has got decades of experience in consultancy services related to Static and Dynamic Monitoring Systems aimed to know the time history development of structures, infrastructures and territories. In this context CESI Consulting Division offering includes conventional services, as design and installation of new monitoring systems, maintenance and surveillance assistance in operation phase, and innovative technological services. In the last 30 years CESI has implemented and upgraded specific software tools, to collect and manage the acquired data from the monitoring systems, always oriented to introduce advanced methodologies in the monitoring systems projects. All these activities are leveraged on the active and continuous participation of CESI personnel to the main scientific and technological national committees and international working groups, in addition to the daily effort to stay on the functional and technological leading edges.

Team and location

As Monitoring Systems Product Leader, the candidate will be responsible of the CESI activities devoted to Static and Dynamic Monitoring Systems, that assists the final clients, typically dams, architectural heritage monuments, civil infrastructures, high hydrogeological risk areas Owners/Responsible, in design and installation of new monitoring systems, maintenance and surveillance in operation phase, and innovative technological services as implementation of new functionality specification and / or new data managing systems, etc. After a first period of integration and training, the activity will be done mainly in the CESI Office of Seriate, where there are the Research & Development laboratories and the Centralized Monitoring Data Room.  Furthermore, the role could require periods out of the office (Italy and abroad), both on-site and at Client premises, for meetings and operative activities.

Job description

As Product Leader the candidate will be responsible for the Technical Quality of projects reports as well as of tender proposals, and therefore also of the Business Development of the Monitoring Systems Product. The candidate will be called to contribute in different phases of monitoring systems projects, devoted to CESI Clients, eventually starting from an initial assessment and gap analysis of the existing monitoring infrastructures, as well as of the applications and platforms operated by the owners of the infrastructures, passing through conceptual and definitive design, detailed functional specification, support to tendering process or overall owner’s or engineering activity, including detailed design review and participation to installation and final technical testing phases. The candidate will take the responsibility for the organization of the experts allocated to the monitoring systems product activities (design, maintenance and surveillance), as well as for the coordination, monitoring and evaluation of the activities assuring timely/quality deliveries to the Clients.

What Cesi is looking for

Education Level and Certifications

  • Master Degree preferably in Electrical/Electronic Engineering (with high degree score)
  • Registration in the professional register for signing projects
  • Professional courses and habilitations in monitoring systems will be considered a plus.

Expertise

  • Instrumentation for structural and / or hydrogeological monitoring (including knowledges of instrumentation with an innovative operating principle such as fiber optic sensors)
  • Design of systems for remote data acquisition, management and transmission
  • Implementation of new instrumental and electrical diagrams and/or development of existing diagrams gap analysis
  • Implementation, design and deep knowledge of Hardware and software technologies for telecommunications
  • Implementation, design and deep knowledge of telecommunications networks and of sensor networks for environmental and structural monitoring applications
  • Deep knowledge of innovative monitoring technologies (e.g.: IoT techniques, Crowd Counting techniques, satellite monitoring technologies e.g. GNSS / InSAR, OBIA – Object Based Image Analysis technologies)
  • Knowledge of the characteristics required for electro-mechanical works and auxiliary civil works needed in the context of a monitoring system construction, in both structural and hydrogeological fields
  • GIS knowledge will be considered a plus.

Years of Experience at least 15 years

Languages Italian, English. Fluency in English is required. The knowledge of Spanish will be considered a plus.

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy. The position is rewarded appropriately.

006 Dam Safety Senior Expert Consulting Division Infrastructure Engineering ISMES Dam Safety Seriate - Italy Permanent position 07.06.2021
Our Experience

One of the Project Centers of CESI Consulting Division include all the previous expertise of the ISMES Company, founded in 1951 as a safety testing facility for hydraulic dams. In over 70 years of activity, the company has become a world-class excellence in the field of Dam Safety. The included services are: structural and seismic safety checks, geological and hydraulic assessments, dam break studies, dam behavior control by measures, mitigation and adaptation projects. CESI experts have a proven experience and skills which guarantee top services with top-of-the-range models and tools, commercial, scientific and as fallout of internal developments. All these activities are leveraged on active continuous participation of CESI Dam Safety personnel to the main scientific and technological committees and international working groups, in addition to the daily effort to stay on the functional and technological leading edges.

Team and location

As Dam Safety Expert, the candidate will contribute to the CESI team devoted to Dam Safety that assists the final clients, typically dam – concrete, rockfill and earth – concessionaires for hydroelectric, reclamation, and drinking water distribution in:

  • Safety assessments,
  • Safety checks by linear and nonlinear dynamic and static numerical models,
  • Mainly revamping or adaptation design of dams and appurtenant works,

After a first period of integration and training, the activity will be carried out mainly in the CESI Office of Seriate. The role could require periods out of the office (Italy and abroad), both on-site and at Client premises, for meetings and operative activities.

Job description

A well-developed technical standing together with the ability of establishing a deep understanding in the team are key aspects. The candidate will be called to participate in different activities of Dam Safety assessment:

  • Contribute, through his strong technical background in dam safety, to the team technical achievements and to the upgrade of quality of CESI services;
  • Provide technical coordination of specialist’s activities within the project, monitoring and evaluating the activities and assuring timely/quality deliveries to the Clients;
  • Support CESI commercial offering in Italy and abroad.
What Cesi is looking for

Education Level and Certifications:

  • Master’s Degree in civil engineering (with high degree score)
  • Solid and comprehensive technical skills in dam safety encompassing CESI services
  • Involvement in National or International Dam Safety Committees (plus)
  • Professional courses and habilitations in Dam Safety (plus)
  • Registration in the professional register for signing projects (must)

Expertise

  • Safety checks: norms and regulatory issues
  • Numerical modelling, static and dynamic, concerning earth and concrete dams for structural assessment
  • Behaviour models of dams by Monitoring data processing
  • Dam Safety Assessments covering hydrological-hydraulic, geological, structural topics
  • Design of dams and appurtenant works (mainly revamping or adaptation)

Years of Experience: at least 15 years

Languages: Italian, English. Fluency in English is required. The knowledge of Spanish will be considered a plus.

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy. The position is rewarded appropriately.

005 HVDC Senior Expert Consulting Division Engineering Consulting HVDC & Insulation Coordination Milan - Italy Permanent position 07.06.2021
Our Experience

CESI has been involved for decades in consultancy on High Voltage Alternating Current (HVAC) and High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) infrastructures, studying the feasibility of the interconnections, developing technical specifications, providing services of owner’s engineering, quality assurance and commissioning. CESI carried out outstanding activities all over the world from Italy to Europe, China, South America, North America, Central Asia and Middle East. CESI skills and experience are worldwide recognized having worked on behalf of the most important Transmission System Operators and International Investors.

Team and location

As HVDC Senior Expert the candidate will be part of our team that works on the main Power Equipment/Systems of both HVDC Stations. After a first period of integration and familiarization with our methodology and approach in the Headquarters in Milan, the business activity will also require the availability of periods abroad the duration of which can be in the range from few days to few weeks.

Job description

The candidate shall have good knowledge of the fundamentals of the electrical power system and shall also be acquainted on the application of the most common software tools for network modeling (e.g., PSCAD, ATP, EMTP-RV, PSSE, DigSilent or equivalent). According to the various projects, the candidate will be called to develop different activities. In feasibility stage, he/she shall contribute to the selection of the optimal parameters for the HVDC equipment, to be chosen by means of networks and performance studies. During the specification of a HVDC substations, he/she shall define the station layout, the electro-mechanical arrangement, the main equipment selection (e.g. transformers), as well as the possible filter banks (shunt compensators, smoothing reactor, …), the ancillary equipment and the control & protection systems. In construction / commissioning phase, he/she follows the factory and site acceptance tests, assuring the quality of the supplied products. The candidate shall directly interact with the clients and shall guarantee the excellence of the delivery in full compliance with the technical and economic targets of the project. For the execution of the projects, the candidate will coordinate the activities of junior engineers.

What Cesi is looking for

Education Level: Master degree in Electrical Engineering

Expertise:

Managerial skills:

  • Optimization of internal and external resources,
  • Project coordination and scheduling,
  • Flexibility to lead consultancy in very different countries,
  • Capability to interact with the client.
  • Skill in managing complex and challenging projects

Technical skills:

  • Main HVDC components (transformers, breakers, disconnectors, filters, bushings, switchgears, smoothing reactors and surge arresters);
  • Software tools for network modeling (e.g. PSSE, PSCAD, ATP, DigSilent or equivalent);
  • Applicable standards for Converter Stations.

Languages: English, Italian. Fluency in English is required. The knowledge of other foreign languages will be considered a plus, particularly Spanish, Arabic or French.

Years of Experience: at least 10 years

 

 

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy. The position is rewarded appropriately.

004 SCADA/EMS/DMS/SAS Expert Energy consultants Milan - Italy Permanent position 12.04.2021
Our Experience

CESI has got decades of experience in consultancy services on SCADA infrastructures, EMS/DMS applications and SAS automation solutions devoted to electrical networks (T&D), by defining architectures and functional requirements, conceiving supervision, control and automation systems, specifying and developing advanced control room applications as well as operators training platforms. All these activities are leveraged on active continuous participation of CESI personnel to the main standardization committees and international working groups, in addition to the daily effort to stay on the technological leading edges.

Team and location

As SCADA/EMS/DMS/SAS Expert, the candidate will be part of CESI team that assists the final clients, typically TSOs and DSOs, in functional specification, tendering process support, design review and owner’s engineering, FAT and SAT of all the involved equipment, up to the trial operation of new/refurbished SCADA/EMS/DMS/SAS infrastructures, applications and platforms. After a first period of integration and training in CESI Headquarters in Milan, the business activity will require periods of time abroad (one week / ten days per mission) for meetings and owner’s engineering on-site activities, both in Factory and at Client premises.

Job description

The candidate will be called to contribute in different phases of SCADA/EMS/DMS/SAS projects devoted to CESI Clients, eventually starting from an initial assessment and gap analysis of the existing infrastructures, as well as of the applications and platforms operated at the TSOs and DSOs premises, passing through conceptual design and detailed functional specification. The following stages could be a support to the tendering process and the overall owner’s engineering activity, including detailed design review and participation to FAT and SAT. In this case  the candidate will take the responsibility for the organization of the data acquisition on site and surveillance to the installation, management and operation of all the corresponding equipment, as well as for the coordination, execution, monitoring and evaluation of all testing, pre-commissioning and commissioning activities of the new SCADA/EMS/DMS/SAS system, with also possible support to trial operation of the system itself.

What Cesi is looking for

Education Level: Master’s Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Information Technology or Telecommunication (with high degree score)

Expertise

  • Information and Operation Technology
  • Automation and Control Systems
  • Grid and Power Station Control
  • Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)
  • Substation Automation Systems (SAS)
  • Energy/Distribution Management Systems (EMS/DMS)
  • International Standards (IEC 61850/60870, SNMP Simple Network Management Protocol)

Years of Experience: at least 5-10 years

Languages: Italian, English. Fluency in English is required. The knowledge of other languages will be considered a plus.

 

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy. The position is rewarded appropriately.

Job type: Permanent position

003 DMS Product Leader Energy consultants Milan - Italy Permanent position 12.04.2021
Our Experience

CESI has got decades of experience in consultancy services on Distribution Systems Planning & Operation, were innovative and modern paradigms like Smart Grids, Smart Metering, Internet of Things are recently contributing, more strongly than elsewhere in Power Systems, to Grid Modernization. In this context CESI consulting offering includes conventional network studies (e.g. losses reduction) and innovative technological services (e.g. SCADA, DMS, ADMS, EDRMS), oriented to introduce advanced methodologies for distribution network planning and operation. All these activities are leveraged on active continuous participation of CESI personnel to the main standardization committees and international working groups, in addition to the daily effort to stay on the functional and technological leading edges.

Team and location

As Distribution Management Systems Product Leader, the candidate will be part of CESI team devoted to Grid Modernization and Innovation that assists the final clients, typically DSOs, in advance network modeling and analysis, functional specification, tendering process support, design review and owner’s engineering, FAT and SAT of all the equipment involved in Smart Grid and Smart Metering roadmaps. After a first period of integration and training in CESI Headquarters in Milan, the business activity will require periods of time abroad (one week / ten days per mission) for meetings and on-site activities, both in Factory and at Client premises. As Product Leader he will be responsible also for the Business Development of the DMS product, both in terms of commercial proposition and technical delivery quality.

Job description

The candidate will be called to contribute in different phases of DMS projects devoted to CESI Clients, eventually starting from an initial assessment and gap analysis of the existing Smart Grid and Smart Metering infrastructures, as well as of the applications and platforms operated by the DSOs, passing through conceptual design, detailed functional specification, support to tendering process and overall owner’s engineering activity, including detailed design review and participation to FAT and SAT. The candidate will take the responsibility for the organization of the experts allocated to DMS projects, as well as for the coordination, monitoring and evaluation of the activities assuring timely/quality deliveries to the Clients.

What Cesi is looking for

Education Level:  Master’s Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Information Technology or Telecommunication (with high degree score)

Expertise:

  • Distribution Network Planning and Operation
  • Distribution Management Systems (DMS)
  • Smart Grids and Smart Metering Standards
  • Information and Operation Technology
  • Automation and Control Systems
  • Grid and Power Station Control

Years of Experience: at least 10-15 years

Languages: Italian, English. Fluency in English is required. The knowledge of other languages will be considered a plus.

 

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy. The position is rewarded appropriately.

Job type: Permanent position

002 Innovation Specialist Milan - Italy 08.04.2021
Our Experience

CESI is a world-leading technical consulting and engineering company in the field of technology and innovation for the electric power sector. Through its Division KEMA Labs, CESI is the world leader for the independent Testing, Inspection and Certification activities in the electricity industry. With a legacy of more than 60 years of experience, CESI operates in 70 countries around the world and supports its global clients in meeting the energy transition challenges. CESI also provides civil and environmental engineering services.

The company’s key global clients include major utilities, Transmission System Operators (TSOs), Distribution System Operators (DSOs), power generation companies (GenCos), system integrators, financial investors and global electromechanical and electronic manufacturers, as well as governments and regulatory authorities.

CESI is a fully independent joint-stock company headquartered in Milan and with facilities in Arnhem (NL), Berlin (DE), Prague (CZ), Mannheim (DE), Dubai (AE), Rio de Janeiro (BR), Santiago de Chile (CL), Knoxville (US) and Chalfont (US).

Team and location

As Innovation Specialist the candidate will be part of CESI Digital Lab team in Milan within our Testing, Inspections & Certification Division.

Job description

The candidate will be involved on the following activities:

  • Technological innovation activities in the field of electricity distribution systems and advanced measurement systems
  • Support for startup scouting
  • Support for the preparation and organization of Bootcamp events
  • Meeting with startups and participation in the definition phase of the PoC (Proof of Concept)
  • Preparation of presentations for workshops / summaries or training on solutions
What Cesi is looking for

We are looking for passionate, curious and visionary people to face the challenge of the energy transition with us. Young talents who help us with their proactivity, trust, innovation and responsibility to make the technological and industrial horizons that we want to achieve.

Education Level:  Master’s degree in Electrical, Electronic, Energy, Management Engineering (with high degree score).

Years of Experience: at least 1-5 years

Languages: Italian, English. Well knowledge of English is required. The knowledge of other languages will be considered a plus.

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy.

001 E-mobility Specialist Milan - Italy 08.04.2021
Our Experience

CESI is a world-leading technical consulting and engineering company in the field of technology and innovation for the electric power sector. Through its Division KEMA Labs, CESI is the world leader for the independent Testing, Inspection and Certification activities in the electricity industry. With a legacy of more than 60 years of experience, CESI operates in 70 countries around the world and supports its global clients in meeting the energy transition challenges. CESI also provides civil and environmental engineering services.

The company’s key global clients include major utilities, Transmission System Operators (TSOs), Distribution System Operators (DSOs), power generation companies (GenCos), system integrators, financial investors and global electromechanical and electronic manufacturers, as well as governments and regulatory authorities.

CESI is a fully independent joint-stock company headquartered in Milan and with facilities in Arnhem (NL), Berlin (DE), Prague (CZ), Mannheim (DE), Dubai (AE), Rio de Janeiro (BR), Santiago de Chile (CL), Knoxville (US) and Chalfont (US).

Team and location

As E-mobility Specialist the candidate will be part of CESI Digital Lab team in Milan within our Testing, Inspections & Certification Division.

Job description

The candidate will be involved on the following activities:

  • Testing of charging stations (AC and DC) and their interaction with electric vehicles: PWM, Power Quality, Communication protocols, Interoperability
  • Support the team to comply with international standards / standards bodies
  • Analysis and implementation of product certification requirements
  • Preparation of the test plan for product validation
  • Preparation of documents and reporting
  • Knowledge of sector standards: IEC 61851-1, IEC 61851-23, EN 61000-2-2 and communication protocols (CHAdeMO, CCS and DIN)
What Cesi is looking for

We are looking for passionate, customer-oriented people to face the challenge of electric mobility with us. Young talents who help us with their proactivity, passion, and responsibility to make real the technological and industrial horizons we want to achieve.

Education Level: Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Energy, Automation, Information Technologies (with high degree score).

Years of Experience: at least 1-5 years

Languages Italian, English. Well knowledge of English is required. The knowledge of other languages will be considered a plus.

What Cesi is offering

A challenging job in a dynamic and international environment focused in shaping the future of energy.

 

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Professionals

We expect our professional to add value to CESI’s services delivery by combining excellent technical skills with a strong customer focus. With these competencies, our employees generate new business and aid in the growth and success of our company.

Test Engineers

Test engineers examine products and components to ensure that they meet applicable specifications. They test electrical equipment from low-voltage up to high-voltage, provide technical assistance to our international customers and prepare test reports.

Administration

The administration department deals with tasks including procurement, legal and corporate administration, finance and control, information technology, quality, safety and environment audit, human resources, external relations and communications.

Sales Manager

Sales managers have direct responsibility for the entire commercial cycle either related to a key account or a geographical area. Their responsibilities include delivering growth, maximising sales and profitability, supporting their sales teams, and maintaining and improving standards of customer service.

Project Manager

Project managers are responsible for delivering a wide range of projects. They plan, execute and deliver projects according to strict deadlines and budgets. This includes acquiring the necessary resources and co-ordinating team members and third-party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects on schedule. They also define project objectives and oversee quality control throughout the life cycle of a project.

Environmental Consultants

Environmental consultants design and develop a wide range of civil infrastructure and environmental projects. They ensure the feasibility, safety and timely delivery of projects as well as the environmental management of industrial plants, monitoring and mitigation of environmental risks, and definition and remediation of contaminated sites.

Energy Consultants

Our consultants cover a wide range of customer needs, from energy master plans for public authorities to HVDC interconnections for TSOs. They can be involved at every stage of the energy value chain: from the design phase up to commissioning. Energy consultants define technical and functional requirements for integrating multiple power sources such as renewable energy and industrial plants into the grid. They operate at the cutting edge of technology, tackling energy challenges such as the smart grid, renewable energy penetration and energy storage.

Students & Graduates

Start your experience with the CESI team

Many students get involved with CESI even before they graduate through our internship programmes. CESI has partnership agreements with more than 20 Italian universities and has hosted more than 280 trainees over 60 years.

We’re looking for market-oriented technical graduates with a strong passion for technology and a spirit of innovation. From your very first day, you'll be in a position to broaden your experience in the energy industry as part of our culturally diverse teams.


Please contact us at career@cesi.it