Senior Transmission Planning Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Austin, USA
Salary
competitive
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
06 Nov 2016
Ref
PR-31704557
Contact
Bemenet Aberra
Category
Design, Electrical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Transmission Planning Engineer- Austin,TX

Due to business demand, a consulting firm based in the Austin, TX area is seeking to bring on a full-time Senior Transmission Planning Engineer.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in the area of power system studies involving planning and operations with an Electrical Engineering degree.

Duties:

  • Assess and document feasibility or soundness of proposed plans.
  • Provide transmission planning solutions and expertise to clients and industry contacts.
  • Responsible for financial success of projects.
  • Lead and execute transmission planning and operational studies projects including power flow, transient stability, short circuit, electromagnetic transients, reliability, and economic dispatch, among others.
  • Develop and evaluate future transmission planning plans for major electrical projects.
  • Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff.
  • Develop training on power system and transmission planning assignments.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Consulting experience a plus
  • PSSE and/or PSSE MUST Experience
  • Must be capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered.