Power Systems Engineer

Applied ScienceFull TimeOttawa, ON

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At BluWave-ai our mission is to deliver innovative AI solutions to accelerate the transformation towards renewable energy. We apply AI to increase the use of clean energy in smart grids and microgrids with distributed energy resources, demand response, and transactive business models. We are also driving the transition to electrification of transportation as the grid becomes the local gas station.

We are looking for talented people with entrepreneurial drive to seize on the ground floor opportunities, grow their careers, and make a positive impact for the environment.

1. Role

Work closely in collaboration with Engineering, other departments, and with customers, to guide, design, and review control and optimization solutions for modern power and energy systems, including microgrids.

2. Your Responsibilities

· Analyze, design, and implement solutions to optimize grid operation

· Setup testing and validation mechanisms for different operation scenarios

· Prepare documents and presentations to inform and demonstrate

· Effective interaction with all teams to provide cross-functional effectiveness

3. Knowledge, Experience, and Skills

You must have:

· Familiarity with solutions for microgrids and electric distribution systems consisting of distributed energy resources, energy storage systems, plug-in electric vehicles, and advanced power electronics

· Proficiency in power system simulation tools

· Proficiency in optimal power flow

· This role requires strong communications, presentation, and teamwork skills, with the ability to distill complex technical concepts to the level that non-specialists can comprehend

· Demonstrable programming experience in Python

Considered an asset:

· Familiarity with machine learning techniques, tools, and platforms

· Familiarity with IOT protocols (e.g. MQTT) and cloud solutions.

Educational Requirements:

· Postgraduate degree in electrical engineering with pragmatic experimentation or industry collaboration, or BSc with minimum of two years relevant experience of power systems solutions delivery within a commercial environment

Diversity makes us stronger. BluWave-ai provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, or ordinances.

Authorization to work in Canada is required for this position.