Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
At ABB, we are committed to create a better world. Our Market Management System (MMS) engineering team creates the software used by electricity market operators to manage, optimize and operate some of the largest transmission and distribution networks in the world.
We are recognized leaders in solving the most challenging and meaningful business and engineering problems that affect millions while delivering the most complete, sophisticated, scalable and reliable systems available in the market.
As part of the Market Applications engineering team, you will be focused in delivering innovative solutions in the areas of network modeling, network analysis, power flow, security / contingency analysis and real-time control.
Duties and responsibilities include the following :
Analyze and understand customer engineering, business and software requirements, propose technically feasible solutions, estimate required effort, identify risks and formulate implementation approach and assumptions
Design, develop, test, integrate and document network applications and related work for customer projects, while following best engineering and software development practices
Support software releases and assist onsite / support team with expert knowledge, problem analysis, troubleshoot and resolution of defects as required to bringing issues to closure
Actively research and further own knowledge in power system analysis, market operation, optimization, and real time control and support and improve software development practices and documentation
Provide expertise and represent the company internal and external discussions with internal stakeholders, customer meetings, industry gatherings
Must be willing to travel for short periods of time to visit or support customers around the world
Basic Qualifications :
Master's Degree with 2 years of experience in Electrical Engineering with special emphasis in Power Network Applications and Control
Demonstrated programming skills in high performance, high programming level languages such as FORTRAN
Familiarity with operating systems such as linux or similar
Proficient skills in English written and oral communication
Note : This position could be staffed at a higher level based on additional qualifications.
Desirable Qualifications :
Ph.D in Electrical Engineering with emphasis in analysis of de-regulated electricity markets
Formal classroom education in Power Systems Optimization
Formal classroom education in Data Structures and Databases
Experience with Power Systems Network Modeling, Network Topological Analysis, Power Flow, Contingency Analysis, State Estimator, Security Constrained Unit Commitment, Economic Dispatch, Linear and Non-
Linear Programming (Optimization) and Numerical Methods
Experience developing power system application software for Electric Utilities or Electricity Markets
Experience with multi-threading, high performance, memory intensive analytical applications