Senior Research Fellow

Senior Research Fellow

Nanyang Technological University
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Job Description

Job Description :
  • You will be part of a dynamic research team working at the Experimental Power Grid Centre, a megawatt-scale (MW) grid facility that is one of the largest facilities in this region. The centre has a comprehensive range of generation sources, energy storage systems, and loads, which allows equipment manufacturers and system integrators to test out their technology or configuration at actual power before deployment.
  • This role will involve the design, modelling and simulation of new electricity market applications (e.g. demand side management), to maximise potential market return and evaluate new business models.
  • You will be working closely with industry partners and the regulator to understand their needs, refine the solution and deliver relevant project KPIs within the project timeline.
  • You are expected to 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.
  • You will also be required to organise periodic meetings to drive progress, report and present project status, prepare detailed technical reports, conduct market scans/interviews and develop proposals for future work.

  • Candidate should have a good PhD in electrical engineering, power systems or related field. Candidates with excellent Masters or Bachelor degrees, complemented with relevant working experience may be considered.
  • He/she should have strong analytical, communication (written and verbal), coordination, and negotiation skills. Able to manage multiple stakeholders (external and internal) and work under tight timelines.
  • Proficiency in programming language such as C/C++, Python or Matlab.
  • Proficiency in power system modelling and simulation such as PowerFactory, Matlab/Simulink, Power System Simulator for Engineering or Power Systems CAD.
  • Relevant experience in the electricity market operations and economic dispatch is an advantage
Hiring Institution: NTU

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A research-intensive public university, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences, and Graduate colleges. It also has a medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, established jointly with Imperial College London. NTU is also home to world-class autonomous institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) and Energy Research Institute @ NTU (ERI@N). Ranked amongst the world’s top universities by QS, NTU has also been named the world’s top young university for the past seven years. The University’s main campus is frequently listed among the Top 15 most beautiful university campuses in the world and has 57 Green Mark-certified (equivalent to LEED-certified) buildings, of which 95% are certified Green Mark Platinum. Apart from its main campus, NTU also has a campus in Novena, Singapore’s healthcare district. Under the NTU Smart Campus vision, the University harnesses the power of digital technology and tech-enabled solutions to support better learning and living experiences, the discovery of new knowledge, and the sustainability of resources. For more information, visit About NIE About RSIS About LKCMedicine About NTUItive

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