Transmission & Interconnection Engineer (Battery Storage)

Incredible opportunity with competitive pay including bonus and unlimited vacation time!

  • Spring, TX
  • $110,000 - $125,000
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A bit about us:

We are an energy storage market leader that develops utility-scale energy storage projects that enables a more efficient and reliable electrical grid!

Why join us?

  • Competitive compensation package!
  • Unlimited vacation time!
  • Highly engaging company culture with opportunity for growth!

Job Details

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform tasks requiring application of standard electrical engineering techniques and procedures. Work includes analysis of electrical transmission/distribution systems, including generation interconnection studies, load flow analysis, dynamic studies, reactive deficiency study, transient stability analysis, short circuit, and voltage analysis; understanding of NERC, FERC, and Regional requirements, policies and procedures.
  • Create and validate PSLF & PSS/E load flow and dynamic models for BESS generation plants, interconnection simulations and report writing
  • Prepare, submit, and manage generator interconnection process across ISOs/RTOs
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the generation interconnection process across ISOs/RTOs
  • Provide assistance to other functional teams on various project activities related to interconnection process and reactive deficiency analysis
  • Participate in interconnection scoping meeting and other negotiations with third parties and grid authorities
  • Perform technical due diligence to determine integration capabilities of the various electrical grids
  • Provide technical advice on transmission and distribution interconnection issues for various markets
  • Determine the most cost effective, competitive options for expanding the integration capabilities of the proposed projects
  • Research activities of other utilities, power pools and analyze how their actions affect interconnection process
  • Assess transmission reliability issues and develop short and long-term action plans to mitigate potential interconnection shortfalls
  • Coordinate plans with an Independent System Operator to respond to current and future Bulk Power System requirements

Skills & Qualifications

  • Minimum BA/BS in electrical engineering; a Master’s degree in electrical engineering is preferred, as is a specialization in Power and Energy Systems
  • Minimum of two to five years of professional experience in the power and energy industry with a focus on electrical systems; experience in renewable energy strongly preferred
  • Strong background in power systems, analytical and modeling skills required; experience with complex electrical systems simulations preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in simulation tools including PSLF, PSS/E, PSCAD
  • Detailed understanding of inverter-based plant modeling
  • Ability to perform power flow analyses and review models and studies

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Job Details
Spring, TX
Job Type
$110,000 - $125,000