Electrical Engineer


Bengaluru, KA, IN

Company:  ExxonMobil


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.

ExxonMobil’s affiliates in India


ExxonMobil’s affiliates have offices in India in Bengaluru, Mumbai and the National Capital Region. 


ExxonMobil’s affiliates in India supporting the Product Solutions business engage in the marketing, sales and distribution of performance as well as specialty products across chemicals and lubricants businesses. The India planning teams are also embedded with global business units for business planning and analytics.


ExxonMobil’s LNG affiliate in India supporting the upstream business provides consultant services for other ExxonMobil upstream affiliates and conducts LNG market-development activities.

The Global Business Center - Technology Center provides a range of technical and business support services for ExxonMobil’s operations around the globe.

ExxonMobil strives to make a positive contribution to the communities where we operate and its affiliates support a range of education, health and community-building programs in India. Read more about our Corporate Responsibility Framework.

To know more about ExxonMobil in India, visit ExxonMobil India and the Energy Factor India.

What role you will play in our team


Support Electrical Reliability improvement initiatives by developing tools to manage progress / status & compiling associated reports & recommendations.

What you will do



  • Develop and manage electrical surveillance programs including,
    • collect data using Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS) or other available data sources.
    • Analyzing site maintenance records to determine electrical equipment failure rates, availability/reliability, bad actor/failure modes and program effectiveness/cost analysis.
    • Analyzing electrical equipment test records including transformer oil analysis, thermography, battery health, insulation testing, etc. and providing assessment of equipment health and improvement recommendations to the site engineer
    • collect and trend electrical equipment data against company and industry standards.
    • support development of electrical surveillance program to prevent premature failure of equipment.
  • Support site brownfield & revamp project electrical activities including,
    • Preparing project electrical design documents
    • Writing equipment specifications
    • Reviewing contractor & vendor deliverables during engineering, construction and commissioning project phases
    • Resolving technical issues
    • Providing electrical support to other disciplines within project team 
    • Searching electronic document management systems to find necessary information.
  • Equipment Strategies
    • Develop equipment strategies by performing risk assessments and document in various software tools e.g., Credo, PESTRA etc.
    • Manage obtaining formal approvals of equipment strategies with site teams and keeping up to date records of approvals per refresh cycle.
    • Manage task entry into various software tools used to create activities in the field e.g., SAP & GEMS.
    • Prepare reports on status of tasks vs. equipment strategy plans and make recommendations to sites on gap closure planning. 





  • Prepare Annual Maintenance Plans for manufacturing plants using software systems to develop scope list e.g., SAP.  
  • Conduct criticality assessment and maintenance plans for electrical systems, taking into consideration industry standards, regulatory requirements, and manufacturer recommendations.
  • Execute electrical life cycle management programs which include electrical equipment inventory, obsolescence plans, managing spare parts, and upgrade / replacement planning.
  • Support electrical system maintenance and test planning, software upgrades, ESD testing, offline and online testing, and coordination of activities with/without plant shutdowns.
  • Develop power system forecast periodically and provide recommendations to resolve/identify any power system capacity restraints within existing facilities.
  • Review, evaluate and update electrical one-lines, schematics, and wiring diagrams.
  • Conduct load flow, short circuit, harmonic, grounding and arc-flash studies
  • Provide field support during turnaround events.  
  • Manage master versions of site electrical power system SKM models. Keeping models and studies up to date. Performing new studies as appropriate to assess feasibility of power system modifications for new projects etc.  
  • Coordinating directly with engineers at remote site locations to obtain & provide all necessary information & documentation to perform job responsibilities. 

About you



Skills and Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree from recognized university in Electrical Engineering with CGPA 6 or above
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in application of electrical engineering in oil & gas, refining or petrochemical industry.
  • Experience in operations and / or maintenance in an engineering capacity
  • Experience of risk management processes and tools for oil and gas industry or similar preferred
  • Experience in selection & specification of substations, transformers, switchgear, protective relays, motor control centers, variable speed drives, motors, power cables and generators
  • Experience of hazardous area equipment design, selection & classification techniques and standards e.g., ATEX, API etc.
  • Experience applying international industry codes and standards e.g., IEC, ANSI etc.
  • Proficient in data collection and analysis tools such as SAP, Analytics & Tableau or similar
  • Experience in system modeling software tools (e.g., SKM Power Tools, ETAP) & preparation of associated power system studies including protective relaying, motor starting, load flow, short circuit, arc flash etc.
  • Experience and knowledge in the following areas:
    • Electrical safety analysis and design
    • Hazardous area compliance
    • Power generation, system analysis, and protection
    • Power cable/line wiring methods and material selection
    • Principles of shielding and grounding for power lines and cables
    • Determining adequacy of equipment ratings/selection (e.g., withstand, interrupting, latching, Basic Insulation Level)
    • Bus transfer schemes that include Automatic Transfer Scheme, fast transfer, and residual voltage transfer
    • Design and operation of battery back-up / UPS systems
    • Motor starting methods (e.g. soft start, variable speed)
    • Regulatory requirements


Preferred Qualifications/ Experience


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in english
  • Ability to plan and coordinate competing work activities and priorities
  • Team player able to interface with other engineering disciplines and people from other cultures.

Your benefits


An ExxonMobil career is one designed to last. Our commitment to you runs deep: our employees grow personally and professionally, with benefits built on our core categories of health, security, finance and life. We offer you: 

  • Competitive compensation 
  • Medical plans, maternity leave and benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment benefits 
  • Retirement benefits 
  • Global networking & cross-functional opportunities
  • Annual vacations & holidays
  • Day care assistance program
  • Training and development program
  • Tuition assistance program
  • Workplace flexibility policy
  • Relocation program
  • Transportation facility

Please note benefits may change from time to time without notice, subject to applicable laws. The benefits programs are based on the Company’s eligibility guidelines. 

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