Power Systems Engineer

Reporting Location

Seattle, WA, USA

Job Type

Full Time

Description

Use your engineering and leadership skills to design and develop next-generation distributed energy resource solutions, including energy storage and solar, for the electric power system, and see your solutions deployed with real-world customers who are incorporating distributed energy resources into the grid. 


We require strong power system engineering skills and experience with projects that solve real-world electric utility problems. Desired capabilities are a strong plus.

Requirements

  • Strong power system engineering skills.

  • Experience working on utility-focused power systems engineering projects or product design.

  • Experience working on utility-scale energy storage system design.

  • Knowledge of electric utility substation and electrical distribution system design.

  • Knowledge of utility protection and control engineering design principles.

  • Ability to work with a small, fast-paced team to deliver customer value.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Willingness to travel periodically.

  • Understanding of the dynamics of introducing distributed energy resources into electric grid operations.

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of utility Energy Management Systems (EMS) and Distribution Management System (DMS) operations.

  • Knowledge of utility communication systems, including SCADA.

  • Knowledge of utility equipment specifications.

  • Experience writing technical reports.

  • Experience in distributed energy resource (solar or energy storage) operations or interconnection within an electric utility.

  • Experience with hazard analysis and risk assessment for energy storage or utility projects.

  • Experience generating intellectual property (IP) and creating IP documentation.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the engineering design of megawatt-scale energy storage systems, including electrical system design, utility interconnection design, installation and testing plan design, and control system integration.

  • Manage engineering service sub-contractors and component vendors to contribute to the overall design of energy storage systems.

  • Create and coordinate the delivery and quality assurance of key engineering drawings and reports. Manage the PE certification process for electrical design drawings.

  • Provide engineering support for component solicitations including the evaluation of power conversion systems and battery systems from multiple vendors.

  • Author customer-facing documents to help them implement energy storage designs (e.g. installation plans).

  • Work with others in Doosan GridTech to identify design and performance improvements in Doosan GridTech’s delivered systems.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years demonstrated experience in electrical power system engineering. Experience on utility electrical power system projects or distributed energy resource projects is strongly preferred.

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or related electrical power systems field

  • Certification as an Engineer in Training (EIT) or Professional Engineer (PE) in any state desired.

About the Company

Doosan GridTech offers a collaborative work environment, competitive salary, health benefits and a 401(K) plan. In addition, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy) national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information. Last, and not least, we are talented and passionate about what we do.