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Consultant-Grid Modernization-Energy System Transformation-New York, NY

Navigant Consulting Inc. New York, NY
  • Posted: November 29, 2019
  • Full-Time

With a unique blend of large firm resources and an entrepreneurial collaborative culture, Guidehouse is where your purpose, passion, and expertise transform organizations. Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges with a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation and significant regulatory pressure. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, we help clients create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare them for future growth and success. Headquartered in Washington DC, the company has more than 7,000 professionals in more than 50 locations. If you're passionately motivated to make a difference and deliver exceptional work, we invite you to learn more about your career opportunities at www.guidehouse.com .
Interested in working with talented people to help develop innovative solutions to some of society's most complex and challenging problems? We are Guidehouse, a leading consulting firm serving the public sector and commercial clients with specialized capabilities in strategy, technology, and risk management. You may not yet know our name, but we have a rich history. Guidehouse is a combination of PwC's former public sector practice and Navigant's deep expertise in energy, financial services and healthcare.
We offer an exciting, fast-paced environment that fosters intellectual growth and rewards individuals based on impact, not tenure. Our firm is at the forefront of an emerging model solving complex problems that stretch across government and private companies, affording our people the opportunity to be on the cutting edge of the consulting profession. By focusing on markets facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation, and significant regulatory pressure, our employees also develop and deploy world class knowledge and problem solving that leads to breakthrough solutions.
Are you ready to lead the charge in energy transformation and sustainability? Come and roll up your sleeves and join our growing global Energy practice. Our consultants are passionate about building the energy systems of tomorrow and working side by side with utilities, governments, large corporations, and manufacturers to transform their businesses, manage complexity, and accelerate operational performance. From day one, you will develop ground breaking solutions that will jumpstart the distributed, intelligent, and low carbon energy industry of the future. Do you think you are up for the challenge?
Consultants support project teams both at client sites and internally. Responsibilities will include client management, solution implementation and generation of project results. As a consultant, a key function of your role will be to create and present quality deliverables that support essential project workstreams. You will gather and analyze data, identify gaps and trends, and make recommendations related to baseline performance and structure, as well as established best practices and benchmarks.
We encourage career development and hiring for the long term. As a consultant, you will follow a clearly defined career path and continue to deepen your specialized industry knowledge and consulting skills. As you develop project management skills and leadership abilities, you will have the opportunity to progress to the Senior Consultant level.
+ Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering or related power systems engineering discipline.
+ Demonstrated knowledge in any of the following or related topics: Energy systems analysis, energy technologies, energy markets, grid technology, grid economics, renewables technologies, or renewables business.
+ 2+ internships or Co-ops related to energy systems, energy markets, grid technology, grid economics, renewables technology, or renewables business.
+ Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
+ Strong verbal and written communication skills.
+ Superior interpersonal skills.
+ Proficiency with spreadsheets, databases, word processing, and slide presentation software
**Preferred Qualifications**
Above minimum qualifications and the following:
+ Master's Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE) or power systems engineering program.
+ 1-3 years of work experience within the Bulk Electric System (BES) or utility consulting organizations Engineer in Training (E.I.T.)
+ Strong demonstrated knowledge in one or more of the following areas:
1. Electric utility distribution engineering
2. Distribution planning including the use of planning tools such as CYME, Synergy, etc.
3. Transmission and Distribution operations, maintenance, and emergency restoration
4. Distribution operations tools such as DMS, OMS, SCADA, etc. (ideal)
5. Asset management including the use of tools
+ Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
+ Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently
+ Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work
+ Frequently travels by airplane, train or car as necessary to perform work at another location
+ Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data
+ Generally works in an office environment
**A** **dditional Requirements**
+ This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.
+ The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.
If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.
**_Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee._**
**Rewards and Benefits**
Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.
Benefits include:
+ Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
+ Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
+ Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
+ 401(k) Retirement Plan
+ Student Loan Paydown
+ Basic Life & Supplemental Life
+ Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
+ Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
+ Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
+ Skills Development & Certifications
+ Employee Referral Program
+ Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
+ Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program

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