Power Systems Engineer, Mid in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020568

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Power Systems Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Provide support to clients pursuing distributed generation, renewable energy, and microgrid goals. Apply knowledge of electric utility power systems to assist the client with performing detailed analysis on electric infrastructure and provide solutions in the areas of distributed generation integration, smart grid implementation, microgrid implementation, or utility investment strategy. Communicate effective solutions and recommendations to the client in oral and written forms. Develop high–level schematics, conceptual design, and cost estimates to support recommendations and solve client issues occasionally. This position is located in Washington, DC.

Basic Qualifications:
-1+ years of experience in the electrical engineering industry
-Experience with the analysis or design of electric distribution systems, transmission systems, or utility substations, including the 4k volts to 500k volts range
-Experience with applying engineering theories, standards, concepts, resources, and techniques
-Experience with working on complex projects independently or on teams of larger projects involving engineering and analytical studies
-Knowledge of electrical utility power equipment, methods, and developments in engineering
-Ability to interpret and analyze electric single line diagrams
-Ability to work in a team–oriented environment
-Ability to travel to work sites up to 25% of the time
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with using load flow or power simulation software
-Experience with developing and analyzing conceptual electrical single–line diagrams
-Experience with renewable energy or distributed generation
-Experience with undergraduate or graduate coursework in electric power systems
-Possession of excellent interpersonal skills
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-MA or MS degree in Engineering or a related field

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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