Senior Electric Power Engineer

Job title : Senior Electric Power Engineer
Location : Waukesha
Salary : 110,000-130,000
Salary high : 130000
Salary low : 110000
Contact : Quentin Klein
Call : Quentin
Email : email Quentin

​Piper Maddox has partnered with a global conglomerate with deep roots in the backup power industry, in search of a Senior Power Systems Design Engineer to be the first dedicated engineer in the US. This is an incredibly rare opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a giant business’s international expansion into a new territory (United States) and lead the future growth of their design engineering group.

Our client is a leading turnkey provider of microgrid solutions, controlling majority of the easts’ microgrid market who has now kicked off operations and projects in the US.

Responsibilities:

  • Based out of your home office, you’d be responsible for autonomously leading the electrical design of generation and distribution systems for varying microgrid projects

  • Develop power systems studies, three-line diagrams, panel layouts, schematics, power distribution design, grounding analysis, construction/equipment specs, scope documents, estimates/proposals

  • Occasional travel to customer sites evaluating their existing equipment and arrangements

  • Supporting the sales and applications engineering team during the tender stage of the process

Requirements:

  • B.S. in Electrical, Computer Engineering (or similar) with 5+ years’ direct experience in a project engineering or power systems engineering position designing and deploying (P.E. license is a plus)

  • Experience with the following software (or similar): AutoCAD, SKM, Homer or ETAP

  • Familiarity with UPS, protective relaying, grounding equipment, utility interconnection requirements, switchgear, power transformers and cables, motor control, etc.

Interested in being one of the first hires fueling the international expansion of a dominant global business? If so, please apply with a copy of your CV (.docx format)