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Prometheus Computing is searching for new team members for the following positions:

Smart Grid Researcher/Tester in Gaithersburg, MD

Join Prometheus Computing providing technical support, engineering leadership, and project assistance to National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Smart Grid Program.

You would develop and perform new research projects related to the use of data analytics for enabling the next generation electric grid to realize the full potential of innovative new smart grid technologies, including smart sensors, to improve the performance, reliability and resilience of the grid.

Primary job duties include

  • Collaborate with other researchers in the smart grid program and provide technical analysis of data acquired in the Smart Grid Testbed research activity;
  • Utilize a time-triggered ethernet platform to support the deterministic communications for devices such as Phasor Measurement Units (PMU);
  • Evaluate distributed energy penetration on the U.S. electric grid; Develops and implements test plans, schedules, and requirements for all portions of new and existing designs;
  • Assess the ability of grid simulation platforms to model the real-world dynamics of microgrids.
  • Utilize analysis tools to evaluate the performance of the electric system and develop plans and strategies for improving grid reliability;
  • Analyze PV data from NIST building 101 PV array and other arrays on NIST campus, to explore uncertainty and variability in distribution circuits.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master of Science in Engineering degree (B.S.) from a four-year college or university in Electrical, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline in conjunction
  • 3+ years of experience or training in a related field
  • Experience with network simulations using OMNet++ or NS3 or OPNET
  • Expertise and experience in “Big Data Analytics” and machine learning and their applications to a smart electrical power grid;
  • Experience working on effective project team

About the Company

Prometheus Computing is a small business focusing on custom and scientific software. Since our founding in 2006, we have made it a top priority to exceed the expectations of our customers by thoroughly understanding their needs and problems. Our mission is to advance the software state of the art by delivering useful, quality software at a good price.

Prometheus Computing is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class.

Send resume to: jobs@prometheuscomputing.com


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POSITION DUTIES: Perform advanced computer and software development for the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology to further develop their data science evaluation infrastructure along with related software design and development tasks. Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering and 24 months prior experience required, and must also demonstrate advanced level of proficiency in current software design and development languages and tools.

RATE OF PAY: $96,595.00 per Year; The employer will pay or exceed the prevailing wage, as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor.

LOCATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 100 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20899

RESUME/INQUIRY CONTACT:
Diane Griesser; President
Prometheus Computing, LLC
110 Buzzard’s Roost Road, PO Box 2765
Cullowhee, NC 28723
Tel: (828) 293-5927
E-Mail: Diane@prometheuscomputing.com

Send resume to: jobs@prometheuscomputing.com


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POSITION DUTIES: Perform advanced computer and software development for the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology to further develop their Web Image Processing Pipeline (WIPP) along with related software design and development tasks. Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Applications or Software Engineering and 24 months prior experience required, and must also demonstrate advanced level of proficiency in current software design and development languages and tools.

RATE OF PAY: $96,595.00 per Year; The employer will pay or exceed the prevailing wage, as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor.

LOCATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 100 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20899

RESUME/INQUIRY CONTACT:
Diane Griesser; President
Prometheus Computing, LLC
110 Buzzard’s Roost Road, PO Box 2765
Cullowhee, NC 28723
Tel: (828) 293-5927
E-Mail: Diane@prometheuscomputing.com

Send resume to: jobs@prometheuscomputing.com


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RATE OF PAY: $96,595.00 per Year; The employer will pay or exceed the prevailing wage, as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor.

LOCATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 100 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20899

RESUME/INQUIRY CONTACT:
Diane Griesser; President
Prometheus Computing, LLC
110 Buzzard’s Roost Road, PO Box 2765
Cullowhee, NC 28723
Tel: (828) 293-5927
E-Mail: Diane@prometheuscomputing.com

Send resume to: jobs@prometheuscomputing.com