Electric Power Engineers

Power Systems Engineer I - Transmission

Location US-TX-Austin
ID 2024-1330
Transmission Planning Utilities
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


We are designing the Grid of the future

We are innovators by naturefor over 50 years, Electric Power Engineers, LLC (EPE) has partnered with power and energy clients across the globe to focus on complex engineering and grid modeling challenges. As an early leader in the renewables space, we continue to see significant opportunities to build a sustainable and secure Grid.  Join a team committed to making an impact on the communities we serve and the environment in which we live. Together we can continue to create the “grid of the future”!



Join us in leading the change!


Position Overview:

As a Power Systems Engineer at EPE you will be responsible for developing and conducting computer modeling and analysis for transmission & distribution planning studies. You will have the opportunity to work with industry leaders as you grow and develop in your career and will take on increasing challenges are you’re ready.  This position can be hired at a Level II or III depending on where you are in your career development. 


Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions):

  • Perform power system impact studies including load flow, short circuit, and dynamic stability analysis.
  • Prepare reports, letters, one-line diagrams and transmission maps.
  • Process, generate and maintain data as required for other engineering related studies.
  • Take responsibility for the timely completion of projects assigned while meeting all project quality and budget objectives.
  • Identify training needs and present to the Engineering Manager.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.




Bring your passion, here's what’s needed:

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelor of Science (or higher) education in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis in power systems.
  • 2+ years minimum experience in a power systems role depending on the level of position applied for.
  • Experience with PSS/E and PSLF is required. Level III engineers should also have experience with PowerGEM, TARA and Python.
  • Demonstrated technical capabilities and strong organizational and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and high standards for producing quality reports and work output.
  • Strong technical/report writing skills.


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position, and general hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. However, this position may require long hours to meet job demands.


How we support you:

  • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits including medical, dental, and vision with 100% premium coverage for you.
  • Generous PTO and paid holidays
  • Continuous Education Benefits
  • Work with industry leaders
  • 401K, up to a 4% match (100% vested from day 1)
  • Flexible Work including hybrid and remote possibilities base on position.



EPE is an equal opportunity/AA/Disability/Veteran employer. The EEO is the Law poster, and its supplement are available using the following links: EEOC is the Law Poster


If you are interested in applying for employment with EPE and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to: applicationassistance@epeconsulting.com


Third-Party Recruiting Notification

EPE does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters. Any unsolicited third-party resumes forwarded by recruiters to EPE via our career page or to any of our managers or employees will be considered public information, may be treated as a direct application from the person identified in the resume, and will not be eligible for placement fee payment to the agency. EPE will not pay a fee to a third-party recruiter or agency without a previously signed third-party agreement and has not coordinated their recruiting activity with the appropriate member of the Talent Acquisition team. 



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