General Electric Senior Consultant (Resource Adequacy and System Reliability Focus) - Power System Strategy Team in Schenectady, New York
Job Description Summary
Are you passionate about innovation? Are you excited at the opportunity to electrify and decarbonize the world?
We operate with a founder’s mindset. We deliver innovation with passion, speed, and courage. We continuously challenge our thinking and are empowered to dream big and take smart risks.
GE Consulting Services, a part of GE Vernova, has offices in multiple countries and offers our global clients (external & internal GE) a wide range of solutions across the entire spectrum of power generation, delivery, and utilization. Our Power Systems Strategy team utilizes their deep knowledge of connected power grid planning, design, operation, and life-cycle management, to offer customized solutions to our global clients. Our Power Economics Practice offers analyses focused on the understanding and the study of the financial and physical operation of the electric power systems including generation and grid planning, system optimization, asset valuation, competitive power markets and energy policy implications. Over 700 entities worldwide use our Concorda Suite of software tools to assess the economics, performance, and reliability of interconnected power systems.
This Senior Consultant position will work alongside the Power System Strategy team leaders and Technical Directors to develop, lead, and successfully perform project work related to power system reliability and resource adequacy. The ideal candidate will be able to learn and utilize our GE MARS proprietary reliability modeling software (and/or similar software offerings) and be familiar with general reliability /resource adequacy concepts, such as capacity accreditation and effective load carrying capacity (ELCC). A candidate with experience using GE MAPS (or other production cost modeling software like Plexos / Aurora / Promod, etc.) and/or experience with coding in languages such as Python is considered a plus but not required.
*NOTE: Hiring manager is open and willing to discussing position seniority level and title based on candidate experience and skillsets.
**This position can be Remote or Hybrid
Roles & Responsibilities
Help develop new project work via responding to RFPs, building on work with existing customers, and more.
Lead and contribute to reliability and resource adequacy-focused work
Lead and contribute to other project work relevant to the team as needed and/or desired
Utilize GE’s Concorda Suite of software products and other software products as needed to complete the requisite project analysis
Present and/or communicate results of work via reports, memos, power point presentations and calls to variety of end-users, both internal and external to GE Vernova
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, economics, finance, or related major
3+ years of experience in energy consulting, energy trading, power system planning or similarly relevant field
- Ability and willingness to travel as needed - travel requirements dependent on candidate location
MBA or Master’s degree in engineering, economics, computer science, or finance (or related field) a plus
Experience in coding languages like VBA and Python a plus.
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For U.S. based candidates only, for purposes of complying with U.S. pay transparency requirements, the base pay range for this position is $78,700 - 131,100 USD Annual
The specific pay offered may be influenced by a variety of factors, including the candidate’s experience, education, and skill set. This Lead Professional Band position is also eligible for A Variable Incentive bonus of 10%.
*The Company pays a geographic differential of 110%, 120% or 130% of salary in certain areas.
This position will stay open on the career website until at least 2/17/2024.
Benefits Available to You:
GE employees rise to the challenge of building a world that works. In order to meet this mission, we provide varied, competitive benefits to help support our workforce: https://jobs.gecareers.com/global/en/ge-career-benefits
Our compensation & benefits are designed to help you manage your personal and family needs, while rewarding high performers. We offer a robust benefits package depending on your employment status and your national requirements.
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GE invests to provide opportunities to grow your career by providing a path for continued on-the-job learning and development .
Healthcare benefit s include medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug coverage; access to a Health Coach, a 24/7 nurse-based resource; and access to the Employee Assistance Program, providing 24/7 confidential assessment, counseling, and referral services.
Retirement benefits include the GE Retirement Savings Plan, a tax-advantaged 401(k) savings opportunity with company matching contributions and company retirement contributions, as well as access to Fidelity resources and planning consultants.
Other benefits include tuition assistance, adoption assistance, paid parental leave, disability insurance, life insurance, and paid time-off for vacation or illness.
General Electric Company, Ropcor, Inc., their successors, and in some cases their affiliates, each sponsor certain employee benefit plans or programs (i.e., is a “Sponsor”). Each Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, amend, suspend, replace, or modify its benefit plans and programs at any time and for any reason, in its sole discretion. No individual has a vested right to any benefit under a Sponsor’s welfare benefit plan or program. This document does not create a contract of employment with any individual.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/22-088_EEOC_KnowYourRights_10_20.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes