Experienced Protective Relaying Engineer - Hybrid
Company: Sargent & Lundy
Posted on: March 19, 2023
Sargent & Lundy is one of the most experienced full-service architect-engineering firms in the world. Founded in 1891, the firm is a global leader in power and energy with expertise in grid modernization, renewable energy, energy storage, nuclear power, and fossil fuels. Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project services-from consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenance-with an emphasis on quality and safety. The firm serves public and private sector clients in the power and energy, gas distribution, industrial, and government sectors.
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This senior engineering position is within Sargent & Lundy's Electrical Analytical Division and will be responsible for the following:
Performing protection system calculations and analysis to support a wide variety of clients
Develop relay settings associated with HV/EHV Substation and Transmission Lines
Develop relay settings for Power Station Generators, Transformers, Motors and Medium Voltage and Low Voltage protection devices
Aiding clients to comply with NERC PRC standards
Relaying Event Report analysis
We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.
Essential skills and experience:
A Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and sufficient industry experience is considered in lieu of an advanced degree
A minimum of 5 years relevant engineering experience with an emphasis in power system protection
Experience with microprocessor-based relays (SEL, Beckwith, GE, ABB, etc) and electro-mechanical relays
Experience with micro-processor based relay software (SEL AcSELerator, GE Enervista, etc)
Experience with Generator, Transformer, and Motor Protection studies
Experience with HV/EHV substation and Line Relaying
Experience with LV Breaker protection
Experience using protection system software such as ETAP, SKM, and Aspen
Experience with NERC PRC compliance evaluations
Valued but not required skills and experience:
Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering is preferred
Successful completion of the Professional Engineering Engineering (PE) exam
Experience performing transient analysis of power systems using software such as: PSS/E, ETAP, SKM, PSCAD and EMTP-RV
Experience in short circuit analysis and using software programs CAPE or EasyPower
Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.
Area of InterestEngineering
TypeFull Time - Regular
Keywords: Sargent & Lundy, Charlotte , Experienced Protective Relaying Engineer - Hybrid, Engineering , Charlotte, North Carolina
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