Education : At least a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering or a similar field.
Experience : 10 years' experience at a senior engineering position after completing masters, or equivalent program, in power system automation and modelling.
Experience must include : Operations planning
Design and implementation of SCADA, protection, control, and distribution automation systems
Grid integration of renewable energy
Proficiency in the use of power system software (PSSe Suite)
Scope of Work :
As the Operations Expert, he / she will continue working with GPL Executive
Development of the Corporate Strategic Plan, the corresponding Divisional Business Plans, and the ongoing improvement of processes related to system operations and other processes as related to the expertise in this position.
Assist the managers of the GPL System Control Center and System Planning Department with training and advice on the establishment of system operating practices and procedures.
Assist with operation of the system as it relates to the integration of renewable energy into the grid (utility scale and distributed energy)
Assist with issues pertaining to protection, instrumentation, ancillary services
Identifying opportunities for expansion of the SCADA system.
Assist GPL in developing scope of works for major expansion projects related to the SCADA system such as the intended collection of Power Station information and ultimate implementation of Automatic Generation Control.
Assist in the development and utilization of power system models to facilitate monitoring of system performance and determining root cause of outages.