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Engineering Scientist - Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

Company:
West Virginia University
Job Location:
Morgantown, West Virginia
Category:
Laboratory and Research
Description

The Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering within the Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources at West Virginia University is seeking applications for two Engineering Scientists. 

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Manage cyber-power system related research projects for successful and timely completion of deliverables.
  • Work closely with graduate and undergraduate students and faculty members to coordinate the project progress.
  • Contribute towards top quality technical publications.
  • Participate in interaction with IEEE, CIGRE and industry partners.
  • Support writing proposal for securing external funding.
Qualifications
  • Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering or computer science with focus on cyber-power systems.
  • 3+ year of research or industry project experience in one of these areas:
    • Power Grid Operation and Control 
    • Cyber-Power System Analysis
    • Power grid computational analysis

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: 

  • Ability to think creatively and use innovative problem-solving skills. 
  • Knowledge of RTDS, PSS/E, EMS or similar simulation software tools.
  • Ability to formulate and develop solution related to power system optimization.

West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.

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