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Power Systems Analytics Engineer

Knoxville, Tennessee 37932
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  • Job Code
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Job Summary and Description:

Performs complex engineering/ scientific analysis with moderate direction and supervision. Works directly with EPRI staff and moderate interaction with members and industry.


• Conducts technical searches and analyzes information in support of the project team.

• May conduct independent research.

• Assists Project/Program managers in assessing customer needs, formulating technical approaches, preparing proposals, technical publications/papers, and making presentations.



Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field or equivalent experience required


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Must have satisfied requirements of entry level engineer/scientist and have 2-3 years of engineering experience or comparable work/educational experience required.

• Intermediate verbal and written communication skills

• Present research externally

• Understand how work fits across technical area

• Requires supervision and guidance to conduct specific research tasks and complete projects

• Works closely with contractors or staff to complete project research

• May participate in multiple projects

• Individual contributor


Additional Job Information:


  • This position can be full time home based
  • Knowledge of power system fundamentals, specifically distribution systems
  • Experience with software coding (Python, Delphi, Java, etc.)
  • Extensive experience conducting power systems analytical studies, with an emphasis on distribution modeling and simulation. 
  • Experience with OpenDSS, CYME, Synergi, Milsoft and other industry simulation packages preferred.
  • Modeling of distribution systems/networks, as well as DER (wind, solar, and electric vehicles) for high-penetration analysis
  • Knowledge or experience with big data analytics and management a plus
  • Must be able to exercise judgment, diligence, and attention to detail and demonstrate an aptitude for carrying out responsible technical assignments
  • Interest to support diverse projects that involve modeling, simulation, and analytics supporting both planning and operations
  • Preferred MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering with Power System emphasis
  • Self motivated and able to work effectively as part of a team


EPRI participates in E-Verify, an online system operated jointly by the Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration (SSA). EPRI uses the system to check the work status of new hires by comparing information from the employee's I-9 form against SSA and Department of Homeland Security databases.


Note: To ensure compliance with U.S. export controls, please indicate your U.S. citizenship or (for foreign citizens) your U.S. visa/immigration status in your resume or cover letter.


EPRI is an equal opportunity employer. EEO/AA/M/F/VETS/Disabled


Together . . . Shaping the Future of Electricity.





  • Energy / Utilities / Oil & Gas
Posted: 2021-03-31 Expires: 2021-04-30


EPRI is at the center of a quickly evolving energy landscape. With significant challenges facing the electric industry and the world, we are always seeking top talent with hands-on experience to address issues as they relate to the generation, delivery, use, management and environmental responsibility of global electricity.

Industry expertise, thought leadership and innovative solutions guide the work of EPRI’s employees. Our commitment to fact-based, objective research allows individuals to harness the power of focused collaborations with the electric industry, academia and numerous stakeholders. As an employee of EPRI, you may grow professionally and build a rewarding career in a setting where people leverage their skills, talents, experiences and interests.

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