Electrical Systems Engineer
Power Systems Engineer, Electrical Interconnection Engineer, Electrical Design Engineer
Provide power system expertise, electrical theory, research and analysis for renewable energy company to connect to power grid. Prepare and study specs of electrical systems and technical drawings. Develop construction, installation and manufacturing specifications. Develop and direct/implement commercial and utility scale solar power projects. Assess effectiveness and safety of solar power systems. Work with engineers and manufacturing regarding testing and evaluating equipment.
Transmission, generation and distribution of electrical power, monitoring of operations, design, qualify control, critical thinking and troubleshooting, engineering and math. Electrical design processes and related computer software: ETAP or similar; use of PSSE/PSLF.
Bachelor's degree in electrical or power engineering. Familiarity with IEEE electrical standards and NESC. Knowledge of power system design.
Position Reports To
PE (Professional Engineer) license required. Certification in specific systems may be required
Career path moves from this role
Solar Energy Systems Designer