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Senior Power Market Engineer

locationLittle Rock, AR, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

MISO offers a comprehensive benefits package available on your first day of employment.

Location: Carmel, IN; Eagan, MN: or Little Rock, AR

Do you have an interest in being part of a team that is responsible for ensuring efficient market outcomes and congestion management for one of the world’s largest energy markets ensuring lights stay on for 45 million people and clearing over $40 billion annually?

Are you an engineer who is looking to solve complex problems using data-driven insights, technology, and cross-functional coordination? Are you interested in producing highly effective and efficient market outcomes?

If so, read on…

Our Senior Power Market Solutions Engineer will work collaboratively with a diverse team building and supporting tactical solutions to complex challenges facing forward energy markets. This position works in collaboration with engineers, operators, analysts, and data scientists within Market Operations to develop user-interactive applications while providing capabilities for user-developed tools along with deep data analytics. You will have the opportunity to understand and improve congestion management practices, leverage increased data visibility and predictive risk management to improve the alignment of Forward Market assumptions (topology, expected congestion, external modeling) with actual outcomes.

You will work with a team of experienced Power System professionals who collaborate and partner together on challenging complex problems. You will also be able to collaborate cross-functionally as well as dive deep into data analytics for market funding. The tools and analysis developed by this team add value to MISO’s day-time and operations staff by enhancing awareness and decision making with the mission of optimizing markets, reducing risk, and delivering value.

As a Senior Power Market Solutions Engineer, you will have the opportunity to create a large impact on MISO’s forward markets. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Collaborate with FMS team to develop sustainable tools aiding market operations, including visualizations for dashboards and applications.
  • Lead and perform power flow analysis and market simulation (SCUC/SCED) to aid and improve forward market processes and market efficiency.
  • Work closely with business groups to define application enhancements and requirements, ensuring alignment with enterprise objectives.

In one year as a Senior Power Market Solutions Engineer, you will know you’re successful if:

  • You successfully collaborated with FMS and cross-functional teams to drive efficient Forward Market outcomes
  • You supported transformation and development of processes and technology improvements that move the business toward meeting Operations of the Future and MISO’s Reliability Imperative.

We are looking for hardworking professionals who have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience
  • Specific experience with the following: Powerflow, Production Cost Modeling
  • Specific experience with engineering software: PROBE, PROMOD, PLEXOS, TARA, PSS/e
  • Previous energy industry experience

We would also prefer candidates with the following:

  • Specific experience with the following: Python, SQL Git
  • NERC certification
  • At least two years of data management, market analysis, planning, or settlements experience

Appropriate level will be determined based upon experience and knowledge.

See what MISO is all about!

MISO manages the electricity superhighway in the Central U.S. Through use of groundbreaking research and advanced technology, our highly skilled employees ensure power flows reliably to 45 million people. Operating the electricity grid, running a robust energy market, planning for a bright future – it’s what our immensely talented and dedicated team does every day.

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