Engineer - Site Acceptance Test (SAT)

  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Chennai, IN

Strengthen relevant skills in testing technologies in the world’s largest high voltage laboratory

Do you have some years’ experience from a testing environment as well as a solid technical background? Are you keen on being a part of further strengthening our world leading test procedures and equipment? Then we might have the right job for you! In this role you will not only be the expert within high-voltage cables testing but also our visionary in future testing technologies.

Develop NKT´s global testing development and ensure our future growth

Our test labs are the largest AC and DC electrical test labs in northern Europe. You will be the Engineer - SAT in testing technology. As the Engineer, you will assist in the smooth execution of the Site Acceptance Test (SAT) by ensuring that the precondition requirements are captured and met.

Your primary tasks will be: 

  • Review Tender Documents for customer requirements and conditions for SAT
  • Ascertain against NKT capability and commit accordingly
  • Forecast the conditions that would prevail during the period of SAT execution and evaluate for the suitability for execution or any adverse impact.
  • Discuss with Expert team on the evaluation to commit / decline / take any precautions
  • Make preparations for SAT execution ensuring all necessary conditions, precautions, risk factors are addressed.
  • Analyse the root cause for the challenges faced in SAT execution. Identify & implement corrective actions for the same.
  • Review SAT process and identify improvement opportunities

Innovative test expert

We are looking for a highly skilled expert who can, together with the rest of the team deliver execution with a specific engineering focus. Your innovative and creative personality exploits in this role and is indeed a growth factor. You thrive in a role with high level of collaboration – both internally and externally - and your comprehensive communication skills is characterized by adaptiveness and clarity.

Additionally, your CV comprises

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering. Masters would be an advantage
  • Minimum 9+ years on industrial experience ,of which at least
  • 3+ years performing field testing, cable testing would be an advantage
  • 3+ years of working with international teams
  • Understanding International standards

Join us for a greener future

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. ​

This role will offer you great possibilities to contribute to our growth journey. You will gain exciting opportunities to develop your own career. 

Sound interesting? Then we’d like to speak to you. Even if you don’t tick all the boxes – let us know. Knowledge gaps can be filled and the most important thing is your potential, motivation and eager to contribute to our future growth. Read more about our offer and listen to some voices of NKT Connectors here!

In case you have any inquiries about the recruitment process please reach out to  Ganesan, Talent Acquisition Specialist,
Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.

Be a Connector of the green tomorrow!


About NKT
At the factory in Karlskrona, NKT is designing, developing and manufacturing the high-voltage power cable solutions enabling the transition to renewable energy. Here, you will join a diverse organization at an internationally recognized engineering center operating one of the most advanced high-voltage test halls, a state-of-the-art cable manufacturing and the NKT Victoria – the most sustainable cable-laying vessel in the offshore industry. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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