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Load Flow Engineer

Load Flow Engineer

Job Title: Load Flow Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Start Date: 8 weeks
Reference: 893886_1506087591
Contact Name: Aleysha Magnin
Contact Email: aleysha@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: September 22, 2017 14:39

Job Description

This role requires someone with an understanding of how to take a selection of representative electrical networks and run load scenarios on to build performance metrics against.

You will be joining at the front end of the project so a really exciting time get involved with this exciting piece of work.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside leading thinkers in the industry, our client is part of a world-leading network of technology and innovation centres. They are working to develop and apply modelling and analytical capabilities to help the UK make strategic choices around the future of Electricity, Heat and Transport systems.

About The Job

The candidate will be working as part of a team to develop approaches, models and test runs of representative networks with the intention of developing a set of performance templates that can later be used to simplify operational analysis of network templates.
Initially the candidate will be supporting the modelling team with looking at approaches to performing load flow analysis.
The bulk of time will be spent performing load flow and analysing the results with a view to building a repository of representative performance outcomes for a given network and set of load conditions.
The candidate will then support the modelling analyst with interpretation of the results, modifications to the models and re-development of the model(s).

About You

Degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline (Software, physical science, mathematics)
Previous demonstrated ability to perform specific research using load-flow tools.
Proven understanding of configuration and change management is desired.
Experience of developing in MATLAB / Simulink environment is desireable.
Previous experience in the energy sector, or related fields will be advantageous.
Previous experience of development using agile methodologies is highly advantageous

Load Flow Engineer
Market Rate
6 months contract

Keywords: load flow, electrical, power flow, MATLAB, matpower, IPSA, Open DSS, modelling

Unfortunately our client is able to provide sponsorship for this position so applicants must have right to work in the UK.

This role is a CONTRACT position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.