Power System Planning Internship

Job Description

Do you want to learn how to effectively provide advisory services to utility operations to help ensure the success of an engineering and technology powerhouse? Here at Siemens, we have a development internship opportunity that will help foster your expertise in this industry to contribute to the advancement of our business and the customers we have the privilege to serve!


Position Overview

Siemens PTI is seeking a Power Systems Planning Consultant to perform large-scale simulations of electrical transmission systems for clients such as power producers, independent system operators, and transmission providers to develop solutions for safe and reliable power system operations. We service clients in the following territories: Houston, Schenectady, NY, Minnetonka, Minnesota, Fairfax, VA, Foster City, California.

Potential experiences include
  • Learn application of power systems planning principles
  • Perform simulation and analysis of power system steady state and dynamic behavior
  • Develop mathematical models for reliability assessment of electrical networks,
  • Participate in delivery of on-site technical consulting/training services
  • Work on small to medium sized, single projects, in a single computer environment where design is semi-complex
  • Prepare weekly status reports on all project activities
  • Produce draft reports and presentations with study results for the review of supervisors
  • Participate in pre-sales support as needed
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Power Systems Engineering
  • GPA minimum of 3.0
  • Familiarity with advanced power system analysis tools and calculations
  • Knowledge of transmission system planning or operations with experience analyzing power flow, transient stability, and electromagnetic transients
  • Programming skills are preferred
  • Work Authorization: Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization.
Our Culture

At Siemens, we live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company's success. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, direct their teams, and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


Benefits offered during this internship

Personal and Professional Development training


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Student (Not Yet Graduated)

Job Type: Full-Time temporary

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