ENERGY FOR WHAT S AHEAD Are you looking to make a difference in your career? We re working on smarter grids, cleaner energy and tools to help people manage energy more efficiently. About Transmission and Distribution Southern California Edison s (SCE's) Transmission and Distribution Organizational Unit (T & D) is responsible for planning, engineering, constructing, operating, and maintaining transmission and distribution facilities throughout the 50,000-square-mile territory. T&D is the steward of roughly $19 billion in assets that safely and reliably deliver electricity to 15 million residents via SCE s 5 million customer accounts. Position Overview The Apparatus & Standards Engineer will work in the Center of Excellence for Underground Cable team of the Engineering & Technical Services (E&TS) Group within Southern California Edison s (SCE's) Transmission & Distribution Organizational Unit (TDOU). The successful candidate will be supporting transmission underground projects 66 kV and above; leading the development of specifications, standards, and quality assurance to ensure a reliable underground cable system. The Center of Excellence in UG Cable is a centralized group focused on all things cable, components, and wire from 600 volts to 500 kV. The group works with internal business partners and stakeholders to identify needs and work with internal and external business partners and industry experts to provide a solutions. The group will utilize its technical expertise to shape internal and industry standards. Responsibilities May Include: Create/Update standards as it relate to Transmission Underground Systems, 66 kV and above. Review/approve 66 kV and 115 kV Transmission Underground Work Packages. Provide field support for construction and during emergency responses as it relate to the Transmission Underground Systems, 66 kV and above. Engineer 220 kV and above Underground Transmission Line, which include feasibility studies and project designs. Work with other SCE groups to collect SCE internal system performance data, validate assumptions, establish calculation methods conforming to industry practice. Perform data mining, analysis, calculations to determine system reliability, establish trending, identify gaps and opportunities for system reliability improvement and propose solutions for improving system reliability. Support strategic equipment specification development that will form the basis for new equipment and materials that will be used on the SCE grid modernization for years into the future; leading the development, specification, and quality assurance of major electrical equipment and material supply required to support T&D. Serve on teams working on testing new technologies or alternate products and alternate suppliers. Travel to factories to perform design review, plant inspection, QA/QC, witness/review factory acceptance testing. Prepare technical reports for product performance, RFP evaluation, white paper for standards, etc. Update SCE technical equipment specifications used by Procurement for purchasing equipment. Provide technical expertise for Design, Maintenance, and Standards for assigned product lines. Support device testing with field crews to verify devices meet specifications after installment. Work with manufactures to improve and develop equipment for improving SCE reliability. Serve as an expert for the organization in a specific area or responsibility. Prepare and present technical and business presentation to technical staff, senior management team and industry experts. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or STEM related technical discipline. Five or more years of technical experience in either distribution, substation, or transmission engineering. Experience with utilities and/or industry standards. Demonstrated experience leading the development, specification, and quality assurance of major electrical equipment and material supply. A valid U.S. Driver s License. Desired Qualifications Professional Engineering (PE) license in Electrical Engineering. Master s degree(s) in Engineering. Demonstrated experience with apparatus, standards, system studies. Must demonstrate the ability to integrate work across relevant areas, develop the business and services to enhance customer satisfaction and productivity, manage risks appropriately, develop and execute business plans, manage information, and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers. Resource and project planning, decision making, results delivery, team building, and the ability to stay current with relevant technology and innovation. Must demonstrate the ability to present complex concepts and obtain support/buy-in from technical staff, management and senior leadership. Experience developing and presenting technical and business information in formal and informal settings. Comments Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship. Travel to various Edison facilities is required. Relocation may apply to this position. Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years. SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status. Associated topics: circuit, design, diagram, dsp, electrician, lighting, msee, power, solar, wind
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