Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Post Master Research Associate - Power System Simulation in RICHLAND, Washington
Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 306889
Directorate: Energy and Environment
Division: Electricity Infrastructure & Buildings
Group: Electricity Infrastructure
The Electric Infrastructure (EI) group at Pacific Northwest National Lab seeks a post-master to conduct research projects in the following areas:
•Prepare large-scale power system models, parameters and scenario data.
•Perform static power flow analysis and dynamic simulations for specific large-scale test systems using commercial software packages, e.g., PSS/E, PowerWorld, PSLF, DSA Tools (PSAT, TSAT).
•Develop scripts (Python/Matlab/C++/EPCL) to automate large-scale power system simulations and process the simulation results
Candidates must have received a Master’s degree within the past 24 months or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university. Minimum overall GPA of 3.0 required.
The candidate must have a solid background in power system modeling and simulation, including power flow and transient stability. The candidate must be familiar with commercial power system simulation software PSS/E, PSLF, and PowerWorld, and programming languages e.g. Python/Matlab/C++/Java, etc. Experience with data processing and analytics using Excel/Matlab/Python/R is preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.
Directorate: Energy & Environment
Job Category: Post-Graduates and Post-Docs
Opening Date: 2017-10-12
Closing Date: 2017-10-26