Salary $60,000 a year
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Discover your full potentialAt tetra tech, we are collaborating with industry-leading experts for a sustainable future for our worldWe combine consulting and engineering with advanced analytics and technology to solve the world’s most complex challengesOur innovation hubs across the globe will enable you to share ideas and best practices while growing your professional networkWherever you are in your career journey, you will benefit from working with world-class engineers, scientists, and technical specialists.
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Tetra tech’s commitment to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping them thrive professionally is stronger than everWe are currently seeking a power systems engineer (remote) with renewable energy experienceThe ideal candidate will be a key member of a consulting team evaluating project needs and providing solutions in support of solar generation and energy storage installationsThe primary responsibilities will include developing conceptual and detailed layouts, documentation, and deliverables for projects supporting clean energy transition.
Apply knowledge of electrical and renewable energy systems including solar photovoltaics (pv), battery energy storage systems (bess), distributed combustion generation, and power distribution to heavy loads like ev dc fast chargers.
Develop conceptual and detailed designs for new solar and battery energy storage systems and communicate design intent via one-line diagrams, equipment layouts, and system performance studies.
Prepare solar layouts in helioscope and autocad.
Prepare protection schemes using switching, fuses, breakers and relays.
Assist completion of utility interconnection applications.
Apply knowledge of the national electric code for systems ranging from 480v to 35kv.
Participate in the development of hybrid power system microgrids.
Complete due diligence tasks including solar glint and glare studies.
Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with study of power systems.
2-5 years of experience working in electrical design, including design of energy generation projects.
Proficiency using autocad.
Familiarity with use of the national electric code (nec).
Demonstrated understanding of solar-pv system design using central or string-based inverters.
Preferred skills & experience:
Experience modeling solar performance with pvsyst.
Experience with rapid development of solar layouts in helioscope.
Experience performing studies and analysis with etap or similar power system software.
Experience with homer software suite for microgrid optimizations is a plus.
Experience with use of energy toolbase for bess performance analysis is a plus.
Experience with power metering, microgrid controllers, scada, and sel relays is a plus.
Salary commensurate with experience.
Salary range: $60,000 yr- $$80,000 yr.
At tetra tech, health and safety play a vital role in our successTetra tech’s employees work together to comply with all applicable health & safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to covid-19 that are mandated by local, state, and federal authorities as well as project requirements.
About tetra tech:
Tetra tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the worldOur reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—21,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projectsWe are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.
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Tetra tech is proud to be an equal opportunity employerDiversity, inclusion, and equity are among tetra tech’s core valuesThroughout our history, the company has prioritized equitable inclusion of all peopleAll qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, military or veteran status, gender, age, disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information and any other characteristics protected by the lawWe invite resumes from all interested partiesPlease visit our website at www.tetratech.com to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.
At tetra tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativityWe are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefitsLearn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits
Tetra tech is a vevraa federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Please no phone calls or agencies.
Posted 30+ days ago