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Analyst - Power Transmission
ICF is a leader in technical analysis of the energy markets, including energy and climate change issues, transmission, and distribution market issues. We have deep sectoral understanding in power markets including transmission and energy storage. ICF has been directly engaged with a wide range of stakeholders including utilities, developers, financial institutions and state agencies.
ICF is looking for Electric Markets Analyst to support our clients and projects in the Energy Advisory & Solutions - Transmission and Distribution line of business. The successful candidate will contribute to and help manage the development of innovative, accurate, timely, and high-quality products and services, typically working on multiple projects and with all levels of staff. Analyst at ICF have an opportunity to apply their academic knowledge, gain exposure to major projects, interact with experts and clients in the field, while building content knowledge and consulting skills
This position will be located in Bangalore
What you’ll be doing….
Perform load flow analysis of transmission and distribution systems, including steady state, contingency, and dynamic analysis
Perform production cost modeling and transmission congestion analysis of power markets
Assist in modeling and analysis of nodal power markets including financial calculations and other standard asset valuation related tasks
Lead data input, output processes and maintain datasets, templates required for transmission and nodal modeling
Research and keep the broader group updated on latest power market developments in prominent ISO/RTO markets that influence power price forecasts, electric transmission congestion and other factors that influence power price fundamentals.
Perform advanced quantitative analysis of transmission systems around the world to assess and forecast the future of electric reliability, transmission bottlenecks, and regulatory effects, among other parameters
Support modeling and policy analysis related to transmission, renewable energy, smart grid and distribution
Developing code and macros to process and manage large datasets
Preparing high quality written and electronic products
What you’ll need….
Master's degree in Power / Energy System with Bachelors in Electrical Engineering is must.
1-2 years of power flow modeling and production cost modeling experience (including internships)
Proficiency in industry-standard power flow tools such as GE-PSLF, PSS/E, PowerWorld, and CYMDIST
Experience in production cost modeling using industry-standard models such as GE-MAPS, PROMOD, GridView or PLEXOS
Basic or Advanced knowledge of energy markets, natural gas, environmental and renewable markets in the U.S. will be an advantage
Ability to demonstrate strong quantitative and/or modeling skills, specifically database management and data analysis skills
Advanced Microsoft Office (Excel and VBA) skills
Knowledge of Excel macro programming and other programming languages
Good research skills
Ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Excellent written and oral communications skills
About ICF: ICF is a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to governments and commercial clients in the India, United Kingdom, Europe and globally. Since 1969, we have combined a passion for our work with deep industry expertise to tackle our clients' most important challenges. We cover the entire policy, programme and project lifecycle and address a wide range of policy areas, including justice, home affairs, employment, education and training, gender equality, and social inclusion and protection. With more than 5,000 employees, we serve government and commercial clients from more than 70 offices worldwide. ICF's website is www.icf.com.
Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.
Bangalore, India (II76)