Leidos is seeking an Energy & Transmission Markets Consultant who is an experienced electricity market analyst and possesses the ability to help expand an existing consulting practice focusing on due diligence related to transmission congestion impacts under Security Constrained Economic Dispatch (SCED). The successful candidate will participate in or lead projects that are involved with: transmission congestion analysis, LMP basis risk, energy curtailment risk, LMP price forecasting, and energy asset due diligence, renewable integration, economic benefit studies, and related analysis to support asset development, risk assessment, and economic studies.

Typical duties of this position will include:

  • Performs complex electricity market modeling and transmission congestion analysis utilizing the PROMOD market simulation model with security constrained economic dispatch (SCED)
  • Analyzing study results to develop study deliverables that provide meaningful and actionable and new solutions for clients
  • Managing client engagements and ongoing client relationships
  • Presenting study results and findings to client executives
  • Researching key energy market operational processes and current issues/trends
  • Conducting business development activities both through internal collaboration and directly with clients and prospects
  • Developing and expanding key client relationships
  • Effectively and efficiently support projects and project team members working both independently and in collaboration with other colleagues and managers.



  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s and a minimum of 4-8+ years (or a Master’s degree and 2-6 years) of relevant experience within any of the following disciplines: Engineering, Math, Science or Finance, Economics, Business, or related field required
  • Relevant experience of overall energy markets with modeling software such as PROMOD IV or GE MAPS
  • Relevant experience in the electricity industry conducting economic studies of conventional and renewable generation
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate with both clients and staff
  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills, with proven ability to lead and communicate project results both verbally and in writing
  • Strong knowledge and interest in power markets with solid understanding of basic transmission system operations and nodal (LMP) price formation


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