NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Fellow, Energy Research Institute

Location
Singapore
Posted
31 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Aug 2020
Ref
R00001148
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Energy Research Institute @ NTU invites applications for the position of Research Fellow.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with a dynamic team to involve in power system design, modelling, and simulation for various scales of electrical grid (e.g. classical grids, modern grids with high renewable penetrations, microgrids and mobile grids)
  • Conduct power system analysis including RMS simulation, dynamic and transient simulation, stability (steady-state and dynamic), reliability analysis and state estimation etc
  • Develop optimization and control algorithm for distributed power management
  • Drive upgradation of EPGC experimental facility via extensive technology assessment and final deployment
  • Organize the project data, draft periodical reports, present project status, conduct market scans/interviews and develop proposals for future work
  • Keep abreast of global developments in the energy domain (e.g. micro-grid, energy storage, renewables), and translate its implications to the design of the market application

Job Requirements: 

  • A PhD in electrical engineering with research experience in power engineering or related fields
  • Proficiency in power system modelling, simulation and analysis such as PowerFactory, Matlab/Simulink, PSSE or PSCAD
  • Proficiency in programming language such as C/C++, Python or Matlab
  • Strong analytical, communication (written and verbal), coordination, and negotiation skills
  • Able to manage multiple stakeholders (external and internal) and work under tight timelines
  • Strong hardware integration capability and working experience for electrical system integrations
  • Programming experience in PLCs is preferable
  • Excellent teamwork awareness

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.