at STANLEY CONSULANTS INC (NEW) in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Stanley Consultants, Inc. is seeking a Principal Protection & Controls Engineer with background in high voltage transmission system protection schemes and relay programming for utility or generation clients. Technical responsibilities will include the design of any / all of the following: high voltage one line, communication network diagrams and three line diagrams; computer modeling/analysis of electrical systems; preparation of specifications for equipment and systems; report preparation; applying codes and standards, and performing and reviewing design computations.
Position will be responsible for lead design efforts. Must be able to determine client requirements and coordinate technical efforts within discipline areas as necessary, managing a design budget and schedule, and be able to demonstrate proficiency in these areas.
BSEE from an accredited college or university
Proficiency in protective relay coordination and settings calculations for HV and EHV transmission systems. Must have experience with Schweitzer and General Electric relay and communication equipment
Experience with common transmission line protection schemes, such as step-distance, POTT, DCB, and DUTT
Experience with electrical system analysis software such as ASPEN, ETap, SKM,PSS/E and PSLF
Knowledgeable of FERC and NERC requirements as they pertain to electric utility substation reliability requirements
Experience with SCADA, IP Networking, Remote Terminal Units (RTU), programming, and associated protocols
Must have experience with Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories RTAC and associated devices. Preferred, but not required, to have familiarity with IEC 61850 substation communication networks
Familiarity with Microsoft Office products (MSWord, Excel, and MSProject)
Field testing and commissioning of substation equipment
Factory acceptance witness testing of power transformers, switchgear or control panels
Equipment specification writing
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