Work with the Best!

Our companies are always looking for highly motivated and talented people passionate about energy and making a lasting positive impact. Come join us!


Work with the Best!

Our companies are always looking for highly motivated and talented people passionate about energy and making a lasting positive impact. Come join us!

Staff Engineer I/II/III/Senior

Electric Power Engineers

Electric Power Engineers

Panama City, Panama
Posted on Saturday, June 29, 2024

Staff Engineer I/II/III/Senior

Location PA-Panama City
ID 2024-1377
Systems Studies
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


We are designing the grid of the future!

Be a part of an innovative team shaping the grid of the future through advanced energy intelligence. For more than half a century, Electric Power Engineers, (EPE) has partnered with power and energy clients across the globe providing consulting expertise and energy intelligence software solutions for complex engineering and grid modeling challenges. As leaders in the renewables space, we are focused on building a modern, secure, and resilient gid. Join us in making an impact on the communities we serve and the environment in which we live. Together we can transform the future of energy.


Join us in leading the change!

Working as a Power Systems Engineer at EPE you will gain experience developing and conducting modeling and analysis for transmission planning. You will contribute to systems design studies, generation interconnection planning, studies, and applications. And you will also learn the foundation of collecting and setting up data to perform preliminary analysis to support higher staff engineering levels.

How you can make an impact:

  • Building static and dynamic power system models including new technologies such as inverters, wind turbines, or storage systems which may require interaction with equipment vendors to define the models.
  • Performing distribution/transmission import/export analyses (aka VAR/Watt injection studies), generator (rotating machinery or static inverters) capability studies, model quality tests/ benchmarking, and site selection support.
  • Frequency domain (i.e. ETAP) and time domain (i.e. EMTP/PSCAD) transient/steady-state study and analysis to perform load flow, short circuit, cable ampacity, TRV, RRRV, TOV, insulation coordination, harmonics, flicker, and arc flash studies.
  • Assist in the submission of generation and load interconnection applications to ISOs (i.e., ERCOT).
  • Knowledge of grounding study (Substation, distribution) is considered as an asset.
  • Knowledge of EMC/EMI study is considered an asset.
  • Making sure to complete assigned projects on time while adhering to project quality and budget objectives.
  • Identify training needs and present them to the supervisor.
  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration.


Bring your passion, here's what’s needed:

  • Bachelor of Science or Electrical Engineering with power system emphasis. (Master of Science or higher preferred) with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Emphasis on Power Systems is a plus

Location: This position will be located in Panama

Travel: Occasional travel may be needed (10% or less)

EPE is an equal opportunity/AA/Disability/Veteran employer. The EEO is the Law poster, and its supplement are available using the following links: EEOC is the Law Poster

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