Amber Kineticsis looking for an experienced Application Engineer to take on the challenge of integrating our flywheel systems with third-party grid inverters. The position requires both hardware and software skills, and may also involve managing relationships with outside contractors. The ideal candidate has hands-on experience specifying, installing and operating grid-connected inverters in the range of 10 kW to 1 MW, and is familiar with the topologies, communication protocols, U.S. and international certification requirements, and applications scenarios of such inverters.
Required Experience and Skills
B.S. in Electrical Engineering or related field and at least 5 years hands-on industry experience with grid-connected inverters in PV, wind or energy storage applications.
Detailed knowledge of power electronics and power systems
Experience with Modbus, DNP3, and/or other communication protocols
Detailed knowledge of 3-phase transformers
Familiar with circuit protection devices and applications
Must have hands-on experience working with 480 Vac and/or 800 Vdc or higher
Desirable Experience and Skills
M.S. or Ph.D. degree
Experience with microgrid and/or off-grid applications
Experience in a customer-facing role
Personal QualitiesA good fit with our team is important – we value collaboration, enthusiasm, creativity, flexibility, tenacity, individual responsibility and attention to detail.
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