Electrical Engineer / Specialist in grid compliance studies and simulation models
Are you our new specialist in Better Energy’s rapidly growing Engineering team? Would you like to apply your skills within grid compliance and electrical simulation to make an impact that matters in a renewable energy company?
Better Energy A/S
This is an exciting opportunity to join a high-growth company with a unique business model in a workplace where you can truly make a difference. Better Energy is a leading solar energy provider that design, develop, engineer, finance, build, operate and own renewable power plants that generate clean electricity. We are currently looking for a specialist to join the Engineering team in Denmark.
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You will join an engineering team responsible for the grid compliance studies and validation of future electrical design concepts. Ideas can be tested in our new ambitious test facility next door to our office in Sønderborg.
The easy days of grid integration are over. To safely operate a power system based on renewable energy sources our utility-scale plants obviously need to fulfil a detailed set of requirements. This relies on detailed system studies based on accurate tuning of validated simulation models.
The Engineering organisation is composed of talented and passionate specialists within Mechanical, Electrical, Grid, Simulation, and project engineering.
Our top priority is to bring our engineering to the next level. We see you have an important role in this mission.
How you will make a difference in Better Energy
Our organisation is characterised by easy and quick ways of communication, giving you a basis for influencing how you solve your tasks to the best of your abilities.
Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:
- Execution and review of grid compliance studies
- Development and validation of dynamic models in PowerFactory and PSCAD
- Review of 3rd party RMS and EMT dynamic models in PowerFactory and PSCAD
- Automation of power system analysis reports
You will be located at one of our offices in Denmark - our HQ in Copenhagen, our new office in Kolding or in Sønderborg. Regular travel between your office and our technology hub in Sønderborg, as well as occasional visits to other Better Energy offices, must be expected.
So, who are we looking for?
You are an electrical engineer with a master’s degree or come with several years of professional experience within the domain.
We find it important that you possess the following competencies:
- Experience with dynamic power system studies in the phasor and EMT domains using PowerFactory and PSCAD
- Experience with Python automation scripts
- Good understanding of the design of renewable power plants
- Knowledge of power quality studies
- Skills in operating Matlab Simulink, OpenModelica or PSS/E is an advantage.
- Professional proficiency in English and Danish (spoken and written)
Of personal qualities we expect you to be
- Analytical in your approach with a solid theoretical background
- Motivated by sharing knowledge with colleagues so the team delivers the right solutions.
- Open-minded and curious about new ways of working
It is crucial that you possess an entrepreneurial mindset and are willing to learn and grow together with Better Energy. We are in constant development and our team must not just be ready to develop with the company but also enjoy the growth journey we are on.
Our promise to you
Aside from top-notch offices in beautiful spaces across our five locations, you will experience a workplace with passionate people, laughter, and social gatherings.
Working at Better Energy should be inspiring, fun, and guided by purpose. We ensure this by hiring great people from various backgrounds, nurturing our culture, and continuously developing our benefits scheme. Our People team is dedicated to making sure that you feel great about going to work and it is their mission to make Better Energy one of the top employers in the world.
Additionally, you will have a varied job with a lot of responsibility and plenty of room for personal development. While having fun with your colleagues, you will experience the satisfaction and pride of working for something as important as the green transition. Some days may require late working hours but in general, you will experience a flexible workday with work-life balance including the opportunity to work from home.
Want to join our team?
We know that it is our people who make the difference. It gives us great pride to see the impressive efforts made every day by our dedicated employees towards shaping a sustainable energy future. Guided by our mission, we have set out to strengthen ecosystems and accelerate the green transition at the same time. We measure our sustainability and regenerative efforts using the Future-Fit benchmark.
If you are interested in applying your skills and talents to truly make a difference, send us your CV and your motivated application through the link. Recruitment will be an ongoing process where we will review applicants continuously and close the application process when the right candidate has been found.
If you have any questions about the position, you are more than welcome to contact Hans Abildgaard, Director Grid Analysis & Modelling, tel. +45 2333 8697 (available from 22 May 2023).
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