Job Title:Senior Relay Engineer
Location:PA - Berwyn
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Exelon Corporation is one of the nation's largest electric utilities, with more than $32 billion in annual revenues. The company has one of the industry's largest portfolios of electricity generation capacity, with a nationwide reach and strong positions in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic. Exelon distributes electricity to approximately 6.6 million customers in northern Illinois, central Maryland and southeastern Pennsylvania and natural gas to more than 1.1 million customers in the Baltimore and Philadelphia areas. Exelon is headquartered in Chicago and trades on the NYSE under the ticker EXC.
We know that before we can generate more than 34,000 megawatts of electricity and deliver electric and gas service safely to millions of families and businesses, we need to recognize that each of our employees plays an integral part in the process. Join Exelon and you can share your ideas at a forward-thinking company and the next big idea could be yours. You've just found Exelon, a place where you can truly shine.
Business Unit Overview
PECO has over 100 years of heritage, PECO is an electric and gas utility serving the Greater Philadelphia region with approximately 1.6 million electric customers, 480,000 natural gas customers, and over 27,000 miles of wires and pipes.
Locations in Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware and Chester counties
PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION
Develops and/or leads teams in studies, plans, criteria, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, performance assessments, integrated systems analysis, cost estimates, budgets, associated with the planning, design, licensing, construction, operation, and maintenance of Exelon¿s electric generation, transmission, distribution, gas and telecommunication facilities/systems. Provides consultation and recommendations to the Company within and to other business units and/or customers as a result of studying company or customer-owned systems, processes, equipment, vehicles or facilities. Reviews financial data from budget and actual costs of projects.
Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
-Leads and performs assignments in specialized areas requiring extensive engineering expertise.
-Leads and performs engineering tasks associated with a critical or analytical engineering project or a small number of complex projects that require specialized knowledge in many areas.
-Evaluates, develops, implements and leads projects that have significant financial and operational impact.
-Participates in department planning, provide budget recommendations and monitor performance for the accomplishment of committed results.
-Performs assignments while acting independently, and may lead multi-discipline teams.
-Serves as an expert in specialized area.
-Acts as an expert witness or provide expert opinions as required.
-Provides recommendations and implements action plans to improve performance and cost effectiveness.
-Provides training and/or guidance to others.
-Participates in technical and industry societies and committees to enhance knowledge of new technologies or issues in areas of company interest.Key responsibilities Designing and understanding the logistics of substation protection and control system upgradesKnowledge of application, upgrade, and testing of substation protection and automation schemesPerform short-circuit studiesDevelop complete engineering design packages for protective relaying and communications systems, including AC one-line and three-line diagrams, DC schematics, logic and functional diagrams, panel layouts, interconnection diagrams, relaying equipment specifications. and bill of materials.Perform and ensure company¿s Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) processes are being followed on all design packagesDevelop Protection and Control engineering standards and philosophiesPOSITION SPECIFICATIONS
-Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Licensed Professional Engineer (2) (3)
-Ability to analyze and interpret complex electrical and mechanical systems.
-Knowledge and ability to apply problem solving approaches and engineering theory.
-Knowledge of engineering designs, principles and practices.
-Eight or more years of professional engineering experience (1) (3) (See Note).
-Thorough knowledge and experience in unique areas of engineering expertise.
-Detailed knowledge of applicable standards, codes methods, and practices unique to areas of expertise.
-Ability to apply advanced engineering principles to identify and resolve complex issues.
Minimum of three related career experiences (4) (i.e., changes in technical job responsibilities, which may or may not include a change in department) OR
-Lead Member of a recognized industry committee OR
-Professional Engineers License (2), advanced technical degree, MBA or Project Management Certification-(1) Masters degree in Engineering reduces the OJT experience requirement by 1 year.
-(2) License must be issued by the state in which you are practicing.
-(3) PE License reduces the OJT experience requirement by 1 year.
-(4) Career related experiences is defined as changes in technical job responsibilities and does not have to include a change in department
-Note: Items (1) and (3) are mutually inclusive, whereby the maximum experience requirement reduction is one(1) year (e.g., in the case of an employee with both a master¿s degree in Engineering AND a PE license, the minimum experience requirement would be reduced by one (1) year).Preferred:
-Graduate degree (1) or Graduate level work in Engineering, Business Administration or Project Management Certification
-Licensed Professional Engineer (2) (3)
-Strong teamwork, interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with all management levels.
-Strong written and oral communication skills.*LI-FK1
Equal Employment Statement
Exelon is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.