Renewable Studies Electrical Engineer


Location Options:  Madison, Wisconsin; Cincinnati, Ohio; Denver, Colorado; Michigan; St. Paul MN

Excellence Through People! Take your engineering career to the next level by working with energetic, talented, and forward-thinking colleagues and clients who invest in the collective good, take a balanced approach to sustainable solutions, are flexible to the realities of complex changes, and provide genuine effort to do the right by others. 

Who We Are:

Power System Engineering (PSE) is an electrical energy expert that provides relationship-driven engineering and consulting services for forward-thinking partners who pursue long-term energy solutions.  Check out our website at: 

 Our Point of View:

  • People We foster strong relationships with our clients, colleagues, and community through integrity and our spirit of teamwork to further our collective well-being, safety, and success.
  • Problem-Solving We thrive on the unique challenges that stretch our skills and expertise, where we can turn complex challenges into opportunities for collaborative achievements.
  • Progress We create safe spaces for experimentation, treating each relationship and project as an opportunity to positively shape the culture and collective advancement. 

What We Are Looking For: 

PSE Renewable Energy Resources group specializes in designing fun, challenging, rewarding, and high-profile renewable energy projects. We pride ourselves in striving to be an industry leader for the benefit of our clients and colleagues. We are looking for a well-rounded individual to assist in the delivery of multidisciplinary Solar Photovoltaic (PV) and Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) projects through their feasibility, pre-construction, and construction phases with a specific focus on the electrical design aspects of projects.  We are seeking a creative, intelligent, entrepreneurial, and driven individual who enjoys a fast-paced and challenging environment. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team and a culture that promotes continual employee growth and development. 

What You Will Be Doing: 

  • Power System Analysis - Load Flow Analysis, Overcurrent and Protective Device Coordination, Steady State Thermal and Voltage Analysis, Arc-Flash Hazard Analysis, Motor Starting Analysis, Harmonic Analysis, Transient Analysis, Short Circuit, Equipment evaluation, Reactive Power Study, Underground ampacity thermal calculations, Grounding Studies
  • Power System Modelling - PSCAD, PSS/E, PSLF, SKM, ETAP, CYME and ASPEN software 
    Experience with microgrid/DER modeling software such as Homer Energy software suite, Xendee, DER-CAM, or comparable a plus 
  • Experience with the electrical aspects of Solar and Battery Energy Storage is a plus 
  • Visiting client and project sites to collect data, sometimes via measurements. 
  • Team leader, providing professional leadership, mentoring and development, allocation of projects, recruitment, and other leadership activities. 
  • Control expenditures and hours within the limitations of the project budget 
  • Work cooperatively with other PSE team members to improve our efficiencies and work product.  
  • Proactively pursue continued education, training, certifications, and other relevant opportunities to grow professionally within the industry. 
  • Employ strong project management with clients and vendors for relationship building.  

What You Will Need: 

Education and Experience 

  • Bachelor or Master of Science in Electrical Engineering with Power System Emphasis 
  • 5+ years of experience in power system studies 
  • PE license or ability to get one within one year of hire 

Knowledge and Skills  

  • Working knowledge of applicable NEC, IEEE, and ANSI standards is highly preferred. 
  • Proficiency in ETAP, SKM, PSS/E, PSCAD, and other power simulation software 
  • Project management experience is desired 
  • National Electrical Code (NEC) knowledge is desired 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office 
  • Knowledge and understanding of electrical design and construction 
  • Strong communication skills (both written and oral), be customer-driven and display teamwork behavior 
  • Ability to work and meet deadlines in a fast-paced and competitive grant funding environment 


Power System Engineering is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, religion, color, ancestry, or national origin or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, and general treatment during employment. 

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : Bachelors Degree

Job Function : Engineering

Location : Cincinnati OH, Madison WI, Denver CO, St. Paul, MN

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