Role Summary

PSC North America is seeking various levels of experienced Electricity Market Systems Consultants as part of the company’s worldwide growth in the Market Systems space. A successful applicant should expect a long and rewarding career with PSC as this is a full-time, permanent position.

PSC, specialist consultants to the electricity industry, is a rapidly-growing global company, with a world-class reputation for delivering services for select clients in North America, and around the world.

You will join a passionate team of experts powering the next generation of power grid technologies across North America. You will continue to learn and grow your skills every day, while completing a diverse stream of project and services work for a diverse set of clients.

Specific
Requirements

  • Proven experience in Market System life-cycle from inception through implementation
  • Experience in strategic planning, business requirements’ analysis and specification development
  • A working knowledge of current Market applications and common databases
  • Experience with custom Oracle, Java, and Microsoft-based applications required
  • Working familiarity of Market-clearing Engines (MCE) covering all aspects of scheduling, pricing, and dispatch functions
  • Proven experience in the testing, reviewing, and auditing of currently installed market systems
  • Experience in electricity market systems concepts, practices and operation
  • Relevant academic degree
  • Strong ability to communicate (verbal and written) technical and complex information
  • Ability to travel in NA and globally

Minimum
Expertise

  • Market Systems experience
  • Proficiency with at least one modern programming language or scripting language
  • Experience with SQL-based RDBMS databases
  • Proficiency with Solver and Optimization engines such as CPLEX
  • Proficiency in Mixed Integer Programming
  • Excellent computer skills

Preferred
Expertise

  • Relevant advanced degree
  • Hands-on experience with at least one MMS vendor system (i.e. GE, Siemens, ABB)
  • Experience in development of applications for Wholesale Electricity Market Systems
  • Experience with MCE applications; custom, commercial
  • Demonstrated proficiency with varied custom software development packages and a proven ability to have produced enhancements to baseline programs
  • Proficiency with Real Time Dispatch systems
  • Experience developing Web applications including interfacing and graphics development
  • Experience in systems integration using EMS, SCADA, and Market Systems tools
  • Experience with the following sectors: Trading systems (Wholesale Energy, Gas Trading Systems); Network access request systems; Outage Management systems; Transmission auction systems; Billing and Settlement systems

Opportunity
Benefits

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Join a highly-collaborative worldwide team of professionals
  • Be a part of a team that drives the industry forward
  • Join a very solid and growing global organization
  • Become part of a team that values people
  • Develop your career direction