Engineer, Transmission System Control

National Grid (https:\\


  Full Time   Employee

New York
United States

About the Position:
Provide engineering and technical support to the Transmission Control Center for the safe, economic, and reliable operation of the transmission system in accordance with all FERC, NERC, NPCC, NYISO, and National Grid requirements, standards, and procedures.

Key Accountabilities:

Perform transmission studies
Provide technical support to Operators
Participate in NYISO committees, task forces and working groups.
Follow up and drive resolution of operational issues and problems.
Develop reports for large system disturbances or other events as required
Provide input for system additions/modifications
Review NYISO studies and reports (i.e. review of studies, review Local Reliability Rules, etc.)
Update Control Center Mapboard
Manage the implementation of new operator tools and coordinate resolution of issues associated with current operator tools.
Perform root cause analysis for system events and human errors.
Develop/revise policies and procedures for the operation of the National Grid Transmission system.
Assist in preparation and coordination of NERC compliance audits.
Develop and implement short and medium-term strategic and tactical plans as required to meet department and business unit strategies, goals, and objectives.
Represent National Grid on national and state level committees.
Knowledge & Experience Required:
Experience with and an understanding of the operation of the electric transmission system.
Knowledge of power system operations and market operations.
Knowledge of EMS, state estimator, and contingency analysis is desirable.
Familiarity with Company policies, procedures and budget process.
Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills.
Proven leadership and interpersonal skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrated record of delivering results.
Qualifications Required:
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and 5 years of experience in electrical utility industry or 10 years experience as a Security/System Operator or equivalent experience in System Operations
Electric utility experience.
PE and advanced degree are desirable

:Control Center Ops
Primary Location
:Control Center Ops
Job Posting
:Oct 10, 2016, 10:11:45 AM
Unposting Date
:Nov 10, 2016, 12:59:00 AM

To apply for this job, contact:
Kathy Gangarossa

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