Principal Advisor Consulting Engineer – Transmission Planning

Location: 
Raleigh, NC

Do you have technical proficiency in transmission planning skills (i.e., power flow analysis, PSS/E and PSLF), transient stability analysis, production cost modeling, and/or electromagnetic transient analysis) needed to support a Transmission Planning group? If so then Quanta Technology wants to hear from you. This position requires candidates with demonstrated technical skills and ability to independently write consulting proposals, as well as manage and execute consulting projects. Individuals in this role must build a strong industry presence and aim at becoming one of the top recognized experts in Transmission in the future. The ideal candidate must contribute with quality technical/business content to projects in an efficient and timely manner. Independently identify business opportunities, prepare consulting proposals and execute projects. Provide and further develop high-quality Project Management skills. Leverage the company’s synergies and resources. Keep abreast of related technical/business developments in the field. Be a team player, good communicator and have the ability to work with local and remote teams. Qualified candidates will have at least ten (10) years of experience, including demonstrated success in managing and/or executing projects, preferably with a consulting firm, or at least 10 years of successful electric power utility or vendor/manufacturer experience. MS degree in Electrical Engineering is required. PhD degree and or PE license is preferred. MBA degree is a plus. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are a basic requirement, together with an excellent written skill set. The employee needs to be a strong team player and have strong leadership skills. Ability to work with minimal direction, must be a self-starter, always be motivated and demonstrate confidence. Willingness to travel as required. Quanta Technology, headquartered in Raleigh, NC, offers a diverse and collaborative working environment, competitive salaries, and an excellent benefits package. Quanta Technology is an equal opportunity employer. Apply online at www.quanta-technology.com.