Location(s): United States ; New York; Schenectady
About Us: GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE Energy Connections designs and deploys industry-leading technologies that turn the world on. We transport, convert, automate and optimize energy to ensure we provide safe, efficient and reliable electrical power. Uniting all the resources and scale of the world’s first digital industrial company, we connect brilliant machines, grids, and systems to power utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewables customers, that keep our world running. www.GEEnergyConnections.com
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Role Summary: Energy Consulting, a part of GE Energy Connections, offers global clients a wide range of solutions across a spectrum of power generation, delivery and utilization. Our Power Systems Strategy team offers detailed engineering and economic analyses focused on the financial and physical operation of electric power systems. This includes generation and grid planning, system optimization, asset valuation, and energy policy implications.
Essential Responsibilities: As a member of the GE Energy Consulting - Power Systems Strategy team, a successful candidate will lead consulting and advisory services across the electric power industry and support other GE business initiatives related to power systems equipment and services. In particular a successful candidate will be required to:
Conduct economic and/or engineering system studies related to production cost modeling, reliability analysis, power market forecasting, and long term planning
Develop, maintain, and apply detailed market simulation models for the energy industry for customer planning and investment objectives, evaluating impacts of structural changes in electricity markets, and identifying growth opportunities for GE
Effectively communicate results to both internal and external customers by preparing written detailed and summary reports and making presentations describing analyses performed, solutions developed, and customer value propositions
Support GE businesses and customers in the areas of wind and solar integration, smart grid optimization, distributed energy resources, energy storage, asset utilization, new product initiatives, and challenges to the utility business model
Monitor power markets for rule changes that may affect generation and transmission asset values and advise clients on expected impacts of those rules
Actively participate in a working environment where teamwork, quality, customer service and innovation are essential
BS Degree in Engineering, Economics, Computer Science or other quantitative degree
PLEASE NOTE: Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
2 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: electric power system modeling, energy market design, operations or policy, generation/transmission planning, wholesale power trading, or energy market consulting
Experience with production cost models (MAPS, PLEXOS, GridView, PROMOD), reliability models (MARS), or other power system simulation tools (PSLF, PSS/E).
MBA or Master’s/PhD degree in engineering, economics or computer science
Industry reputation, published articles and presentations in industry forums (IEEE, CIGRE, etc.) and participation in industry standards working groups
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