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Job Title

Planning Engineer (Power systems) - DM

Status

Open

Job ID

6015

Location City

Austin, TX

Location State

TX

Client:

Confidential

Open Date:

04/11/2019

  
Soal Technologies are seeking a contractor for 6 months + W2 contract in Round Rock, Tx area. If upon review, you find this opportunity to be a good fit with your background please submit a resume asap.
dmiller@soaltech.com
www.soaltech.com


Job Summary: 
• Experience performing large-scale dynamic stability analyses using power system simulation models (PSSE, TSAT, Powerworld). 
• Performs engineering studies including power flow, voltage security, and/or dynamic stability analysis for large systems to support system operations 
• Runs appropriate scenarios and input variations to result in robust results, analyzes study accuracy and assigns confidence metrics, helps formulate conclusions and recommendations, prepares reports and presentations. 
• Develops and documents operating plans, procedures and limits that allow the reliable and efficient operation of the system. 
• Assists in the preparation of operations reports for management, NERC and other entities. 
• Gathers and analyzes information on operating conditions and events, helps formulate conclusions and improvement recommendations and assists in preparing reports. 
• Develops and deploys situational awareness and system monitoring applications and tools for operations, management, and external entities. 
• Assists system operations to update power system dynamic models. 

Required Skills: 
• Minimum 3 years (in excess of degree requirements stated above) of progressively responsible experience as a power system engineer or similar type role. 
• MUST have an Understanding of power system dynamic models 
• Familiar with PSS/E dynamic stability analysis and Python programming 

Preferred Work Experience: 
• Experience performing large-scale dynamic stability analyses using power system simulation models (PSSE, TSAT, Powerworld). 
• Experience evaluating and updating power system dynamic models 
• Experience assisting in the development of improvements to transmission operations planning processes. 
• Experience with transmission and Operations planning analysis