1491m Lead Power System Planning Engineer, Transmission Strategy

Hartford, Connecticut, United States

Posted on 10/14/2020

Position Details




Natural Resources / Utility - Electric Power



Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree



Reference ID:


Take an active role in corporate transmission expansion planning performing a variety of power flow, system planning, dynamic analyses, interconnection and engineering economic studies.


Power Transmission System Planning including, the development, preparation and implementation of transmission power flow, short circuit and reliability studies, dynamic analyses, and generation interconnection and sub-transmission studies, using a variety of simulation models to determine and recommend solutions to senior management. Considerable interaction with ISO-New England, Generation Developers, Distribution Companies and all other functional areas within the Transmission Business Unit. This position will involve studies and provide or support expert testimony with the PUC, FERC and other regulatory agencies.


• Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, BSEE, power system option and 8+ years experience performing power system studies is required
• MSEE and or PE License is preferred
• Extensive hands-on simulation modeling and loadflow experience using PSS/E
• Proficient user of production cost modeling applications such as PowerWorld, Promod, or Gridview
• System planning experience using ISO / RTO methodologies preferred
• Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills


Desired Qualifications:
Wholesale electricity markets experience, including resource adequacy, ISO-NE involvement and experience in engineering economics, asset management, transmission congestion, FTRs, pricing and testimony.


Company Brief:
Fortune 500 diversified energy services firm (electric utility) that has been providing energy products and services throughout the northeast United States for 100 years. Excellent compensation program with significant bonus potential. Relocation assistance provided.


Lead Power System Planning Engineer, Transmission Strategy 1491m
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This position is being offered through Management Recruiters of Bonita Springs, Inc., www.mriheadhunter.com, who proudly supports Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employment. We are committed to workforce diversity. M/F/D/V are encouraged to apply. Unable to sponsor or transfer H1 visas at this time.


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