Manager/Sr. Manager – Transmission & Interconnection
Reports to – VP, Transmission & Interconnection
The Manager/ Sr. Manager– Transmission & Interconnection will be responsible for strategic assessment and managing the interconnection process in target markets mainly across NYISO supporting the company’s overall development goals. The position will be responsible for transmission related topics including tariffs, planning, accessibility, and overall interconnection process as well as support new greenfield development and managing all interconnection related items.
Provide technical and strategic guidance to our Development Engineering team.
Follow the interconnection process from submission of interconnection request to the initiation of construction.
Support the development of electrical designs for collection system, project substations and gen-ties.
Review interconnection, system impact, facilities, and SSI studies and resolve technical and schedule issues.
Performs PSS/E, PSLF, Powerworld, or Tara analysis to support injection capability and dynamic simulation to support interconnection applications
Support project financing by responding to financial parties during due diligence.
Oversee the generator interconnection process schedule
Provide strategic insights about the transmission market and policy changes to inform and advance the Company’s investment decisions.
Research and report on transmission system developments projects (regulated and private) that benefit the Company’s portfolio and new projects.
A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering is required. Master’s degree with emphasis on power system is preferred
Minimum of 3-5 years in transmission aspects of renewable energy project development
Existing relationships with ISOs/RTOs (e.g., NYISO, ERCOT, and CAISO) and experience with their interconnection processes
Proficient in power flow model (PSLF, PSSE, or Powerworld), knowledge of TARA is an asset
Capable of performing power flow and dynamic analysis
Experience negotiating with counterparties.
Ability to travel as needed (minimal travel anticipated).