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Power System Engineer - Panama

Electric Power Engineers

Electric Power Engineers

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

Power System Engineer - Panama

Location PA-Panama City
ID 2024-1375
Category
Generation Interconnection
Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

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.

Responsibilities

Join us in leading the change!

Develop and conduct computer modeling and analysis for transmission planning studies which include steady-state analysis, short circuit analysis, and dynamic stability analysis. Studies may include near-term and long-term transmission planning, generator interconnection studies, reliability-driven transmission project alternatives development, and NERC standards compliance analyses.

How you can make an impact:

  • Build static and dynamic power system models, including new technologies such as inverters, wind turbines, and storage systems, potentially interacting with equipment vendors to determine appropriate parameters.
  • Perform distribution/transmission import/export analyses (injection/withdrawal studies), generator capability studies, model quality tests, and benchmarking.
  • Provide site selection support for new generation projects.
  • Assist in the submission of generation and load interconnection applications to various ISOs (e.g., ERCOT and ISOs and utilities in the Western Interconnect).
  • Guide clients through ERCOT’s generator interconnection process, answering process-related questions.
  • Participate in working group meetings and case-building efforts on behalf of specific clients as assigned.
  • Prepare technical study reports for all studies performed.
  • Process, generate, and maintain data as required for all studies.

Qualifications

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

    • Strong fundamental understanding of power system concepts.
    • Proven team player with the ability to build and maintain internal and external relationships.
    • Strong organizational and communication skills, both written and verbal, particularly with respect to explaining technical matters.
    • Strong organizational, interpersonal, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
    • Flexible with the ability to manage change.
    • Strong technical report writing skills.

    Required Education and Experience:

    Staff I:

    • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis on power systems.
    • Familiarity with power system software such as PSS/E, PSCAD, PSLF, PowerWorld, TARA, and Aspen.

    Staff II:

    • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis on power systems.
    • 2 - 3 years of experience as a power systems engineer.
    • Experience building static and dynamic power system models, and performing import/export analyses, and generator capability studies.
    • Experience with power systems software such as PSS/E, PSCAD, PSLF, PowerWorld, TARA, and Aspen.
    • Familiarity with automation packages (Python, Matlab, etc.)

    Staff III:

    • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis on power systems.
    • 3-4 years of experience as a power systems engineer.
    • Significant experience building static and dynamic power system models, performing import/export analyses, and generator capability studies.
    • Experience with power systems software such as PSS/E, PSCAD, Aspen, and TARA.
    • Experience automating/programming in Python.

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

If you are interested in applying for employment with EPE and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to: applicationassistance@epeconsulting.com

Third-Party Recruiting Notification

EPE does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters. Any unsolicited third-party resumes forwarded by recruiters to EPE via our career page or to any of our managers or employees will be considered public information, may be treated as a direct application from the person identified in the resume, and will not be eligible for placement fee payment to the agency. EPE will not pay a fee to a third-party recruiter or agency without a previously signed third-party agreement and has not coordinated their recruiting activity with the appropriate member of the Talent Acquisition team.

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