Are you interested in a career making the SMART GRID even SMARTER? If you you’re the best at solving challenging, complex problems and you are looking for a successful and highly motivated team, look no further! Energize your career as a SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER with ALSTOM GRID Network Management Solutions!
ALSTOM Grid – Network Management Solutions -
The Network Management Solutions group provides real-time information solutions for the efficient, reliable and secure operation of transmission and distribution infrastructures and markets. ALSTOM Grid Inc.'s Center of Excellence located in Redmond, Washington, is home to 400+ staff specializing in the design, development and implementation of energy management and market software and in the integration of automation and information systems for electric utilities, oil & gas and other automated industries. The Company also provides project management for complex turnkey systems and associated automation support and IT migration. The technology developed in Redmond, WA is the market's recognized worldwide leader in energy management and market software solutions.
ALSTOM Grid – Network Management Solutions, the leader in providing software and services to the Electric Utility Industry has an opening for a
SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER
in its Redmond, WA location. As
SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER
, you will be working on a solution that computes 50 billion USD worth of wholesale electricity bills annually. Billions of dollars are transacted daily in the wholesale Energy Markets worldwide, while trading products ranging from the electrical power we use in our homes to complex financial instruments used to hedge the risks associated with electricity trading. Settlements is the process of computing the bills for these transactions and it involves complex regulations, large data volumes and thousands of distinct equations. Settlements solutions require banking-like accuracy, dependability, and high-performance. Alstom Grid has developed an industry-leading, cutting-edge Settlements platform, based on advanced Java technologies, with customers both in the US and in Europe. The platform has recently received a worldwide Innovation Award. The Award recognized our technology innovation and Apple-like usability of the platform.
SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER
, you will:
Deliver Settlements solutions to large customers in the power grid domain
Work directly with the customer, potentially traveling to the customer site
Establish yourself as an expert and the customer’s go-to-person
Work on project requirements, specifications and data models
Work on integration, and testing, implementation
Assess available technologies and recommend solutions
Design, develop, customize, configure, implement, support, maintain and/or administer solutions
Support a pre-sales specialist when needed
Provide technical direction in the system development and has general responsibility for system integration and testing and delivery.
Ensure generation of project and system documentation and that internal testing is completed. Responsible for development of progress reports to the customer. Responsible for documentation on all tasks and development work assigned.
Work directly with the customer to resolve any technical issues that may develop. Keep customers abreast of technical developments.
Work with Project Managers to create project schedules, scope changes, and execute project hand-off to customer support.
Track progress of the other engineers, software development and integration effort and assists in the resolution of any technical issues that may arise.
Require travel of 10-20%, may require travel up to 25-30% occasionally.
And any other duties which may be required.
All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this opportunity. Candidates who exceed minimum qualifications may be considered for a higher level position.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent degree or equivalent work experience.
7 years software design, software integration and/or Energy Management Systems, Energy Market Systems, Settlements Systems or related experience.
5 years experience leading software projects, preferably using Java and Oracle technologies
Candidate must be self-sufficient and a self-starter, comfortable seeking out information from multiple resources
Candidate must be a natural leader, capable of synergizing resources to accomplish an end-goal
Excellent communication, presentation, and project engineering and integration skills.
Professional appearance required.
The following requirements are desired and will be used to differentiate all candidates who apply for this position.
Knowledge of Power System fundamentals.
Experience with Energy Markets and/or Settlements in North America and/or other Energy Markets worldwide
We offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility. ALSTOM Grid recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs. Our commitment is to you, the employee.
Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Join ALSTOM Grid today, revolutionize the energy industry and energize your future!
Alstom is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world. It provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart s. The Group employs 92,700 people in 100 countries and had sales of €20.9 billion in 2010/11.
About ALSTOM Grid
has over 100 years of expertise in electrical grids. Whether for utilities or electro-intensive industries or facilitating the trading of energy, Alstom Grid brings power to its customers’ projects. Alstom Grid ranks among the top 3 in electrical transmission sector with an annual sales turnover of more than €4 billion. It has 20,000 employees and over 90 manufacturing and engineering sites worldwide. At the heart of the development of Smart Grid, Alstom Grid offers products, services and integrated energy management solutions across the full energy value chain—from power generation, through transmission and distribution grids and to the large end user.
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