home company Company careers

ETAP Careers

Power Systems Engineer - Transmission and Distribution

Position Summary

Operation Technology, Inc. is seeking a Power Systems Engineer to expand our capabilities in the T&D sector. The ideal candidate would be a current electric utility engineer looking to apply his or her power system engineering skills to the rapidly growing ETAP distribution market.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Proficiency in modeling and analysis for distribution power systems
  • Performance of power flow, transient stability and short circuit analyses to evaluate system impacts
  • Development of steady-state and dynamic models for new wind and solar generation technologies
  • Working knowledge of planning requirements, design, integration and implementing of Distribution Management Systems for smart grid projects
  • Assist in the design and development of ETAP DMS
  • Provide training and knowledge transfer


  • 3+ years experience in the planning, design and/or operations of electric utility transmission and distribution systems
  • Familiarity and working knowledge of transmission and distribution planning processes and tools, including power flow, transient stability and short circuit analyses
  • Working knowledge of utility transmission and distribution system control and protection practices
  • Knowledge of SCADA, DMS, EMS, OMS
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills, including ability to write clear and detailed technical reports


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering with power systems emphasis
  • M.S. in Power System Engineering (preferred)
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license in California, or ability to obtain same

OTI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to workforce diversity. Local applicants encouraged to apply. OTI is a smoke-free workplace and drug-free work environment. All resumes are held in confidence. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted during this search. Applicant must be eligible to work in this country. No phone calls please.

Submit your resume to:
Attention: Human Resources
17 Goodyear, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92618
Fax: (949) 462-0200