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Senior Power System and Optimization Engineer

Location: Krakow, MA, Poland
Job ID: R0029688
Date Posted: Oct 13, 2023
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Energy
Profession (Job Category): IT, Telecom & Internet
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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General information:

Hitachi Energy is seeking a Senior Power System and Optimization Engineer for its Krakow location. This role is responsible for delivering innovative solutions in the areas of mathematical modelling and optimiza-tion (linear and non-linear programming) and numerical methods, applied to electrical bulk power systems and electricity markets.

Reporting to Anders Bjorkman, you will work in a collaborative environment.

Your responsibilities:

  • Analyze and understand engineering, business, and software requirements, propose technically feasible solutions with estimates for the required effort. 

  • Research, design, develop, test, integrate and document power system network and optimization applica-tions, while following best engineering and software development practices. 

  • Support software product releases and assist application users with expert knowledge, problem analysis, troubleshooting and resolution of defects as required to bringing issues to closure. 

  • Actively research and further their own knowledge in mathematical modelling, optimization, market opera-tion, power system analysis, and improve software development practices and documentation. 

  • Provide expertise and represent the company in internal and external discussions with internal stakehold-ers, in customer meetings and industry gatherings. 

Your background:

  • Ph.D. degree with 1 year of relevant experience or Master's degree with a minimum 3 years of relevant ex-perience. 

  • Demonstrated programming skills in high performance, high programming level languages such as C/C++ or FORTRAN. Experience with Linux-based systems.

  • Experience with mathematical modelling tools such as AMPL, optimization solvers (e.g., CPLEX, Gurobi) and MATLAB.

  • Proficient English written and oral communication skills.

  • Formal classroom education in Power Systems and Optimization.

Desired Experience:

Development of power system and electricity market applications. 

Structures and databases, multi-threading, high performance, memory intensive analytical applications.

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