Power Systems Consultant

14 Jun 2019
28 Jun 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
The Role:

A leading digital technologies company are looking for an experienced Consultant for power consulting business.

Working as a lead functional practitioner, you will be responsible for approving assignment tasks carried out by other, taking a lead role in proposing consulting services to meet customer needs and supporting the development of areas of best practice.

Alongside this you will be supporting the development of new tools and processes and upholding the team to standard usage of process and tools.

Further responsibilities for the role include:

• Negotiating contracts to win consulting assignments

• Making contacts to understand customers needs

• Providing technical support and guidance to the dedicated sales team for offer preparation.

• Creating work plans and cost estimates

• Conduct risk and opportunity assessments for consulting assignments.

• Propose and initiate actions to mitigate and control risks

• Identify opportunities for repeat and new consulting business.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

• Master's degree in electrical engineering, electrical power systems or similar

• Between 5-7 years' experience in the design, understanding and performance of power systems studies.

• Strong knowledge in power systems analysis, as well as experience in software simulation tools such as DigSilent Power Factory, PSS/E (power systems), PSCAD, EMTP (electronic systems) and/or NEPLAN.

About Fircroft:

Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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