Location(s): CO - Denver
Are you an engineer who wants a challenging, rewarding career at a Fortune 500 company that’s committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship? Do you want to be part of shaping our energy future? An engineering position at Xcel Energy could be a great match for you.
Staff Engineer – Xcel Energy Services, Inc., Denver, CO
Requires a Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering or related field and two years of experience in electromagnetic energy storage systems.
One year of experience in the following:
- Operations and modes of different electrochemical energy storage systems (grid-tied or off-grid).
- Testing and evaluating performance and operation of different energy storage systems in various modes.
- The integration of energy storage systems in a distributed energy system as well as different distributed energy resources (e.g. residential rooftop PV).
- Python or Matlab, SQL, power flow modeling (distribution side)
Duties: Work with the operations and modes of electrochemical energy storage systems (grid-tied or off-grid); test and evaluate performance and operation of different energy storage systems in various modes; produce, organize and carry out experimental and analytical procedures on these systems to evaluate performance; integrate energy storage systems in a distributed energy system as well as distributed energy resources (e.g. residential rooftop PV); utilize knowledge of grid-tied power electronics systems as well as relevant operating and integration standards; prepare technical reports, presentations and documentation regarding testing and analysis of the operation of grid-tied energy storage systems; model distribution grid for power flow studies as well as use different cost-benefit analysis tools as well as utilize scripting tools to automate results collection and analysis; utilize Python or Matlab, SQL, power flow modeling (distribution side); support the distribution engineering team with regards to the operation and utilization of energy storage devices; work with energy regulations in Xcel Energy’s territory; incorporate electrical grid understanding into application of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the field; requirements; meet with inter-organizational and outside customer/vendor contacts; and, represent the organization in providing solutions to difficult technical issues associated with specific projects.
As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
Posting Notes: CO - Denver || CO - Denver || United States (US) || Operations || 59380:Dist Electric Engineering || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
Requisition Number: 15664
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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