Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
1/29/2018
Job Category:
Engineering
Industry:
Government
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Job Description

Seeking a candidate with engineering or computer science background and a strong interest in the power grid. The position will involve using distribution system software such as OpenDSS, and programming languages such as Python to: 1) create and validate utility distribution feeders, 2) run scenarios with high penetration of DER technologies (solar PV, battery storage, load control), and 3) analyze large simulation datasets and create data visualization techniques. Strong skills in electric distribution system modeling and programming will be highly valued, as well as familiarity with distributed energy resource technology such as solar PV, battery storage and residential load control.

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Required Education, Experience, and Skills

Must be enrolled as a full-time student in a degree granting program, or graduated in the past 12 months from an accredited institution. Internship period cannot exceed 12 months past graduation. Minimum of a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. Please Note: Before interview selection, you will need to provide unofficial transcripts to verify GPA and full time enrollment.

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Preferred Qualifications

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Submission Guidelines

Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any position at NREL you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.

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