|Location:||Palo Alto, CA (94301)|
|Company:||Electric Power Research Institute|
|Job Type:||Full Time|
This remote position will primarily help build reliable software for performing power system steady-state analyses and working on performing the studies using the software under developed while also working with commercial software.
The applicant should have strong software engineering skills in Python and/or C, experience with version control (git) and AGILE software development processes, experience with power system modeling and steady-state analyses, and some experience with commercial tools such as PSS/E or PSLF. Ideal applications would also have strong timeseries data analytics, visualization skills and experience with nonlinear optimization.
Additional skills that would be taken into consideration:
Build systems such as CMake
Software development in C or Python and power system modeling background are key skills.Additional Job Information:
Performs complex engineering/scientific analysis with moderate direction and supervision. Works directly with EPRI staff and moderate interaction with members and industry.
Conducts technical searches and analyzes information in support of the project team.
May conduct independent research.
Assists Project/Program managers in assessing customer needs, formulating technical approaches, preparing proposals, technical publications/papers, and making presentations.
Bachelor's Degree in a technical field or equivalent experience required.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Must have satisfied requirements of entry level engineer/scientist and have 2-3 years of engineering experience or comparable work/educational experience required.
Intermediate verbal and written communication skills.
Present research externally.
Understand how work fits across technical area.
Requires supervision and guidance to conduct specific research tasks and complete projects.
Works closely with contractors or staff to complete project research.
May participate in multiple projects.