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Alliant Energy Electrical Engineer - System Protection in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

6073BRJob Title:Electrical Engineer - System ProtectionJob Responsibilities: In this role you will:

  • Craft protective relaying systems for company owned generation and distribution substations and SCADA systems.

  • Conduct fault current studies and protective device coordination in CAPE.

  • Technical support for system operations, fault locating, and relay event analysis.

  • Commissioning and troubleshooting of new and existing relaying, SCADA and other substation equipment.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Requisition ID:6073BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Cedar Rapids, IA Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details:

Bring YOUR energy to Alliant Energy!

At Alliant Energy, our purpose is to serve customers and build strong communities. We are passionate about powering beyond the market challenges of today, while powering what’s next in energy. If you’d like to work at a place where you matter and where you can use your talents and passions to advance your career, join the Alliant Energy team.

What sets us apart?

  • Competitive pay and an excellent benefits package

  • A dedication to career growth and development

  • A culture that elevates our core values of live safety, do the right thing, care for others, make things better, act for tomorrow, and think beyond – be bold.

  • The chance to create a positive impact on our local communities

    We are currently recruiting for a System Protection Engineer in our Cedar Rapids, IA office. The System Protection team provides engineering and technical support in substation control, relay protection, NERC reliability standards and SCADA. A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering is preferred. Experience with utility system protection design, application, or equipment is desired.

We are open to a new graduate or experienced engineer for this role.

Alliant Energy will be unable to provide sponsorship now or in the future for this position.

Job Category:Engineering Job Qualifications: In this role you will need:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university through the Engineering Accreditation Commission. Electrical Engineering degree preferred.

    We also prefer:

  • Previous technical and/or professional experience.

  • An internship or co-op in engineering is preferred.

  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to use computer software programs (e.g., e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet, and project management).

  • Ability to work in a diverse work environment.

    Applications will be accepted until a qualified pool of candidates is received. This position may fill at a higher level depending upon candidate's qualifications.

Alliant Energy is committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

All candidates selected for employment with Alliant Energy will be required to successfully complete a drug screen and background check.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been crafted to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not crafted to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

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