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Protection Engineer / Relay Engineer

Position Summary

Electrical Engineer that has extensive knowledge of design of protective systems for electrical industrial and utility systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Protective coordination studies
  • Apply engineering application software to perform power system analysis and design
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Capability to utilize standard engineering and mathematical concepts and principles in the design, coding, and testing of software components
  • Proficiency in modeling and analysis for industrial and distribution power systems
  • Requires knowledge of the fundamental principles of electrical engineering as well as protective relaying experience, practical relaying field experience is preferred
  • Must have skills to prepare conceptual relay and control designs, prepare relay operating descriptions, perform calculations and relay settings
  • Strong analytical skills for use in response to technical queries from customers/clients
  • Computer Skills related to creation of reports and presentations in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint


  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering (power elective courses required)
  • M.S. in Power System Engineering (preferred)

OTI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to workforce diversity. Local applicants encouraged to apply. OTI is a smoke-free workplace and drug-free work environment. All resumes are held in confidence. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted during this search. Applicant must be eligible to work in this country. No phone calls please.

Submit your resume to:
Attention: Human Resources
17 Goodyear, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92618
Fax: (949) 462-0200