Leidos Engineering is seeking a Distribution Planning and Analysis Engineer to join our team distribution planning team in our Hendersonville TN office. It is expected that this role will involve the execution of distribution planning, DER impact studies, arc flash and coordination studies, as project and client needs dictate. Studies are conducted for Municipal Utilities, Investor Owned Utilities, and electric system cooperatives. The position will involve client facing work, with some business development activities to be expected. The growth potential of this position is significant for the right candidate.
The preferred candidate would possess solid analytical distribution experience, including load flow for both traditional planning studies and for studies driven by regulatory compliance requirements including the evaluation of Distributed Energy Resources. Familiarity and experience with distribution policy and regulatory issues is also considered a plus, including experience with arc flash assessments.
• Typically requires BS in Electrical Engineering and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.
• Must have experience functioning in a technical role in distribution studies and capable of conducting and quality checking studies. Must have project management and client management experience.
• Experience with ETAP, EasyPower, DNV GL’s Synergi, Milsoft’s WindMil, or Cyme’s Cymdist required; Siemens PTI’s PSS/E or GE Concordia’s PSLF,. EMTP or PSCAD experience is a plus. ASPEN OneLiner or Electrocon’s CAPE software experience also a plus.
• Must possess strong communication skills, including listening, writing, and presentation skills.
• Must be a team player, able to work collaboratively with many different people with diverse backgrounds and geographic locations.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:Yes
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Electrical Engineering
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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