Job Description

Senior System Planning Engineer
Job Number: 20-07284
 
Want to be part of the Energy Industry? Eclaro is looking for Senior System Planning Engineer for our client in White Plains, NY.
 
Eclaro's Client is America's largest state power organization and is a national leader in energy efficiency and clean energy technology. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Project Overview
  • Will participate in Transmission Planning analyses to propose Client Priority Projects, Transmission Need Projects and/or Investment transmission projects.
  • Perform reliability analyses to ensure Client's transmission system is reliable and secure for operations.
  • Also participate in the reviews of Interconnection Projects.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Understand the operational characteristics of the Bulk Power Electric system and provide training to lower level staff members.
  • Excellent understanding of the Load Flow, Voltage, and Dynamics analysis portions of the Power Technologies, Inc. (PTI) Power System Simulator/Electric (PSS/e) program and Power Grid Engineering & Markets (PowerGEM) Transmission Adequacy & Reliability Assessment (TARA).
  • Provide technical lead on performing system stability analyses using the PTI PSS/e dynamics program, and accurately assess the results.
  • Provide technical lead on conducting analyses of system conditions, system disturbances and system operations in order to assess system performance.
  • Provide technical lead on conducting analyses to assess the electric system improvement programs of Client's customers.
  • Independently review technical reports and planning studies.
  • Provide Technical support to Client's customers including Coops and Municipalities.
  • Perform generator interconnection studies under the supervision of Director of Transmission Planning.
  • Conduct System Impact Studies (SIS) to conform with rules for the connection of major projects to the bulk power transmission system under the supervision of Senior Transmission Planning staff.
  • Prepare detailed technical reports documenting study work conducted, problems and recommendations for internal management as well as for external entities.
  • Recognize NYISO/NPCC compliance requirements and address compliance issues as required.
 
Skills:
  • Knowledge of Client Transmission Business Unit, NYISO, NYSRC, NPCC planning and operation practices and reliability requirements.
  • Significant knowledge of PTI/PSS/e Load Flow and Voltage programs and PowerGEM TARA program.
  • Significant knowledge of PTI/PSS/e Stability program.
  • Significant knowledge of bulk power electric system planning and operation practices, as well as transmission system equipment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to write clear, concise technical reports and papers.
  • Ability to provide detailed presentations on technical topics.
  • Ability to assess Transmission Planning technical problems and provide timely and accurate solutions and recommendations.
  • Capable of recognizing abnormal data variances in evaluation of technical reports and propose/suggest additional actions for correction.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize work consisting of several projects in order to meet completion schedules.
  • Demonstrate flexibility in changing project requirements, priorities and assignments.
 
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
 
If interested, you may contact:
Eileen Sares
esares@eclaro.com        
646-755-9301
Eileen Sares | LinkedIn
 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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