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Experienced Researcher in the field of Grid Integration of RES

Resolution date Setember 17th 2019

 PROPOSAL FOR THE ASSIGNEMENT OF THE EXPERIENCED RESEARCHER IN THE FIELD OF GRID INTEGRATION OF RES (NºREF. 8/2019)


Publish date February 19th 2019
NºRef. 8/2019

 

TITLE: Experienced Researcher in the field of Grid Integration of RES

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Power Systems Group announces the opening of a position as Experienced Researcher to work on different technical research projects in the fields of grid integration of renewable energies. The tasks to be carried out will be focused to the modelling, optimization and control of RES and electrical networks. Additionally, tasks related to operation and management of transmission and distribution networks are foreseen.
The professional is expected to actively participate in the IREC Energy SmartLab Team.

Qualifications and experience required:
Essential:
- PhD in Electrical Engineer or more than 5 years of experience in research.
- Master and Bachelor in Industrial Electronics and Automatic Control, Electronics, Telecommunication, electrical engineering or similar.
- Experience in research industrial and/or competitive projects.
- Deep knowledge on grid integration and optimization.
- Expertise in renewable energy modelling and control.
- Relevant publications in the field of renewable energy and grid integration.
- Experience in electrical grid modelling and control.

Desired:
- Experience in competitive project proposal preparation.
- Experience in supervising Ms and PhD students.
- Experience in programming.
- Experience as PostDoc in a research institute.
- Experience/knowledge in cost assessment for renewable energy sources (e.g. wind and PV).

Language required:
- Fluent in English is required, knowledge of Spanish and/or Catalan is a surplus

Personal Skills:
- Team Worker
- Initiative in Research and Innovation
- Flexibility
- Results-oriented
- Analytical and synthesis capabilities

What we offer:
Salaries will be paid in accordance with the IREC’s salary policy, depending on the candidate’s qualification and professional experience.

How to apply:
Send applications by email directly to HR office ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) indicate in the subject “Experienced Researcher in the field of Grid Integration of RES N.Ref. 8/2019" including CV, academic and professional records, reference letters (or contact information of the, at least 2) and motivation letter.