Senior Electrical Engineer - Renewable Focus

Power System Engineering Inc
Oregon, Wisconsin
Dec 01, 2023
Dec 27, 2023
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Consulting
Senior Electrical Engineer = Renewable Focus

Location: Madison WI, Denver Colorado, St. Paul MN

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What We Are Looking For:

The PSE Energy Resources group specializes in designing fun, challenging, rewarding , and high-profile renewable energy projects. We pride ourselves in striv ing to be an industry leader for the benefit of our clients and colleagues. We are looking for a well-rounded individual to l ead the delivery of multidisciplinary Solar Photovoltaic ( PV ) and Battery Energy Storage System ( BESS ) projects through their feasibility, pre-construction, and construction phases with a specific focus on the electrical design aspects of projects. We seek a creative, intelligent, entrepreneurial, driven individual with expertise in the renewable energy industry. This unique opportunity requires an individual who enjoys engineering, business development, and project management roles. A " seller-doer " type who has high - quality technical and interpersonal skills. This is an exciting chance to lead a growing team and join a culture that promotes continual employee growth and development.

What You Will Be Doing:
  • Design and engineer utility - scale PV solar system s, energy storage , and microgrid projects between 5MW and 100MW+ in size. Projects include both standalone storage and storage plus solar.
  • Provide technical expertise and support in assisting utilities in planning for integrating renewable energy resources
  • Maintain a vast knowledge of existing and emerging technologies in planning the grid of the future
  • Develop engineering construction documents
  • Develop detailed equipment specifications
  • Contribute to the continual development of internal solar engineering standards, toolsets, and work processes
  • Coordinating project design assignments and design teams locally and with other office locations
  • Travel to project sites from time to time to gather site-specific dat a , as required
  • Contributing to or writing technical papers and reports
  • Conduct system studies such as arc flash, load flow, short circuit, overcurrent coordination , ampacity, and grounding studies
  • Coordinate communication and provide status updates to stakeholders as required
  • Assure quality in design work by developing and following internal QA/QC methods
  • Provide mentorship and training to new and junior engineering personnel

What You Will Need:

Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in elect rical engineering with Power Systems Focus
  • 5 + years' experience designing utility - scale solar PV system s and/or energy storage systems
  • PE (Professional Engineer) Licensure or the ability to get one within a reasonable time

Knowledge and Skills

  • Experience with Auto CAD , P V syst, SKM , ETAP , SEL Relays.
  • Experience with industry - standard design codes such as NEC, International Building Codes, International Fire Codes, and other standards relevant to the industry.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong project management skills and ability to prioritize work and resource s
  • Extremely organized and meticulous with details
  • Ability to work and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environmen t
  • NABCEP certification or willingness to get one
  • Eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.



Power System Engineering is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, religion, color, ancestry, or national origin or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, and general treatment during employment.