RES Americas, a leading EPC company in the renewable energy
field, is searching for a
part of the engineering team. This position is based in
Broomfield, CO, and requires extensive travel to project sites.
The successful candidate will design network and SCADA systems
for utility scale wind and solar power projects. Key aspects
include design, integration, operational support and
troubleshooting of network and communication systems for
substations, wind turbines, PV inverters, meteorological data and
the interconnection of the power plant with the grid.
Projects are distributed across the United States and
Canada. Ability to obtain a Canadian Work Permit is
Develop estimates, reliability analyses and communication /
SCADA requirements taking into consideration facility studies, SIA,
LGIA and various interconnection standards.
Understand requirements of SPS/RAS schemes associated with
Perform evaluation of substation control and protection
Evaluate project specific telecommunication requirements.
Develop standard PID control loop functional specifications for
power system generation control.
Retrofit existing control schemes as necessary, including
Prepare specifications for SCADA / communication systems for
substation design and build contracts.
Prepare scopes of work and manage consultants.
Review communications design of substation subcontractors, and
wind turbine suppliers.
Support integration and site commissioning of substation
Support operations and maintenance ongoing
Work professionally with clients, vendors, employees, managers
Recent electrical engineering graduate with network and
computer communication focus. Some experience in substation
communication design and controls is preferred.
Knowledge of industrial protocols (DNP3, MODBUS).
Knowledge of computer programming C++ and Python.
Understanding of WAN/LAN networking, including NERC CIP
requirements, and Firewall/Router programming.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to travel to project sites approximately 50
Proficiency in MSOffice and Outlook.
BS degree in electrical engineering or equivalent
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workplace. Candidates will be required to pass a
pre-employment background investigation and drug test as a
condition of employment.
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