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Engineer - Transmission Planning at Avangrid

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Location: Rochester, New York





Job Description:
Responsibilities

Collaborate, perform, and lead reliability and/or economic driven studies including voltage, thermal, PV, transfer limit, short circuit, and stability assessments.

Analyze and assess complex transmission systems at numerous voltage levels. Document and communicate results and recommendations as appropriate including data manipulation, report writing, and summary presentations.

Continually strive to innovate and integrate improvements to increase the precision and efficiency of transmission planning. Strive to seek out and develop subject matter expert skills as necessary to mentor and support the team to aid in the advancement of business needs.

Collaborate and interact with internal teams and industry peers on regional activities (e.g. NPCC, ISO's, etc.).

Develop and apply a thorough understanding of various planning criteria, guidelines, standards (e.g. NERC, NPCC, etc.) and analysis software packages such as PSS/E, TARA, and ASPEN.

Participate in transmission and substation site inspections, attend industry workshops, training, and user group meetings as needs arise.

Skills and Requirements

Education & Experience Required:

BSEE required with additional consideration given to applicants with Advanced Degrees or Certifications (e.g. MSEE, PE, etc.)

3-7yrs (industry related)

Competencies
  • Initiative
  • Flexibility and globalization
  • Customer orientation
  • Communication and influence
  • Business global view
  • Team management
  • Team Work
  • People development
  • Results achievement and continuous improvement
  • Innovation and inventiveness


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Nearest Major Market: Rochester