Siemens Power Systems Consultant in Minnetonka, Minnesota

Power Systems Consultant

Multiple Locations:Minnetonka, Minnesota; Schenectady, New York; Houston, Texas; Wendell, North Carolina; Foster City, California

Job Family: Research & Development

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Job Description

Division: Energy Management

Business Unit: Digital Grid Solutions & Services

Requisition Number: 230997

Primary Location: United States-Minnesota-Minnetonka

Other Locations: United States-California-Foster City, United States-North Carolina-Wendell, United States-Texas-Houston, United States-New York-Schenectady

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.

With power chain management from creation to consumption, and over half a dozen manufacturing hubs here in the U.S., Siemens Energy Management provides technologies for the economic, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. From smart grid and energy automation technology, to power supply for industrial plants and high-voltage transmission systems, Siemens is providing intelligent technologies to a diverse clientele.

For more information, please visit:

https://www.siemens.com/us/en/home/company/about/businesses/energy_management.html

Job Description:

Power Systems Consultant

Attention Applicants: Please note that this posting represents a general position profile to generate a pipeline of qualified individuals for this type of job and does not tie to a specific job opening. If you believe you are a fit for this position profile, we encourage you to apply! Following review of your application, you may be invited to apply for a specific role or to join our Siemens Talent Community. Thank you for your interest in opportunities at Siemens.

The Company

Siemens Corporation is a U.S. subsidiary of Siemens AG, a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years.

Siemens is one of the leading global suppliers of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. Electrical energy makes the world go round. No matter where power comes from or where it has to go, we make sure it makes it’s way – every step of the way!

As the trusted partner for the development and extension of an efficient and reliable power infrastructure, Siemens offers utilities and the industry the portfolio they need. This includes facilities and systems for the low-voltage and distribution power grid level, smart grid and energy automation solutions, power supply for industrial plants, and high-voltage transmission systems. Siemens is represented in more than 90 countries, with over 300,000 employees worldwide, and more than 100 production sites worldwide.

Digital Grid

The Business Unit Digital Grid is the leading global supplier of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power.

Energy systems are changing dramatically and in the world of digitalization, automation, and electrification the Digital Grid portfolio has products, solutions, and services to meet the most demanding challenges.

We have major locations in Minneapolis, MN; Foster City, CA; Schenectady, NY; Houston, TX; and Wendell, NC.

Siemens Digital Grid – Ahead of the Challenge – Ahead of the Change!

We are looking for the best talent to shape the technology of the future. Come expand your career in one of the best companies world-wide!

Position Overview

You will perform large-scale simulations of electrical transmission systems for clients such as power producers, independent system operators, and transmission providers to develop solutions for safe and reliable, state of the art power system operations.

Position Responsibilities

Job responsibilities will include the application of power systems planning principles, simulation and analysis of power system steady state and dynamic behavior, development of mathematical models for reliability assessment of electrical networks, and delivery of on-site technical consulting/training services.

What can you expect your average day to be like?

  • Work on small to medium-sized, semi-complex, dynamic consulting projects.

  • Analyze customer's business requirements and application objectives and develop and apply methodologies to meet customer's needs.

  • Conduct periodic status checks with management to report progress against plan. Also, anticipate and report potential problems in the project execution.

  • Support development of project plan incorporating all project variables.

  • Produce draft reports and presentations with study results for the review of supervisors. May participate in pre-sales support as needed.

  • Manage client engagements and proposal generation functions to deliver consulting services, as per quality standards.

Position Requirements

What you will need to know and have done to be successful?

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Power Systems Engineering with practical experience in using advanced power system analysis tools.

  • 2+ years experience including engineering internships.

  • Advanced knowledge of transmission system planning or operations with experience analyzing power flow, transient stability, and electromagnetic transients.

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and ability to present findings clearly via written reports and in-person presentations.

Preferred Skills

  • Programming skills

  • Experience in other related fields, such as distribution, market analysis, etc.

  • Knowledge of PSS/E, PSS®SINCAL or PSLF

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