R&D Simulation Models Specilaist Job at Hitachi Energy – Genova, Liguria

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

The Hitachi Energy battery energy storage portfolio “e-meshTM PowerStoreTM” is a scalable energy storage solution that is designed to ensure reliable power availability, grid stability, highest possible penetration of renewable energy for both grid-connected and off-grid systems (microgrids).

The R&D team is located in the Hitachi Energy Grid Automation offices in Genova, Italy.

Being part of a global team, you shall interact with the different stakeholders of the organization and Operational units worldwide.

Your focus shall be Modelling of Hitachi Energy e-meshTM product portfolio (PowerStore and Automation), with focus on integration of the models into Power System modelling and simulation tools.

Your responsibilities

You shall leverage your extensive knowledge of modelling applied to Power Systems, Power Electronics and digital control techniques being responsible for the product development process of validated models representative of the Grid Edge Solution product portfolio.

Working with the R&D senior management you shall participate in the definition and implementation the product modelling roadmap for Grid Edge Solution team, being supporting the model delivery and rollout of the models including in the deliver reduced grid impact studies for execution projects.

As part of the R&D team you will have the opportunity to interact with Product Management, external consultants, and internal customers globally located.

Responsible for the simulation models development, testing and validation.

Responsible for documentation generation, version tracking and quality checks.

Provides training and support of GES colleagues, customers, and consultants

Living core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues, and the business.

Your background

Master degree, preferred in either Electrical or Electronic Engineering, with focus on Power System stability and Power Electronics domain. A PhD in the area DER grid integration of with focus on control aspects would be a plus.

Minimum 1 year of experience in modelling and studying Power Systems and Power Electronics, using state of the art tools (Matlab Simulink, DIgSILENT Power Factory, PSCAD)

Excellent knowledge of Power System, Power Electronics and Control system modelling tools (Matlab Simulink, DIgSILENT Power Factory, PSCAD).

Experience in executing Grid Impact Studies is a plus.

Knowledge of Python, PyTest and simulation automation techniques is a plus.

Excellent communication in English is essential in our global organization

Solid presentation skills and fluency in English, both written and spoken.

High awareness for quality, process and tool in related area.

Self-motivated, independent, organized and structured way of working. Able to operate in a highly motivated team environment.

Availability to travel globally (20 – 30% of the time)

More about us

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD. www.hitachienergy.com

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Company Location:  Genova, Liguria

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