Staff Engineer

Date: Feb 2, 2024

Location: Hicksville, NY, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition: 76692

PSEG Company: PSEG Long Island    

Salary Range: $ 79,800 - $ 131,700 

Incentive: PIP 10%   

Work Location Category: Hybrid  


PSEG operates under a Flexible Work Model where flexible work is offered when job requirements allow. In support of this model, roles have been categorized into one of four work location categories: onsite roles, hybrid roles that are a blend of onsite and remote work, remote local roles that are primarily home-based but require some level of purpose-driven in-person interaction and living within a commutable distance, and remote non-local roles that can be effectively performed remotely with the ability to work in approved states.

PSEG offers a unique experience to our more than 12,000 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development that come with being a Fortune 500 company, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another you might typically associate with a small business. Our focus on combatting climate change through clean energy technology, our new net zero climate vision for 2030 and enhanced commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and supporting the communities we serve make this a particularly exciting time to join PSEG.

Job Summary

This position is within the Power System Management department of PSEGLI The Engineer will be responsible for managing the interconnection process of the distribution and/or transmission generating resources to the LIPA T&D system based on the LIPA and NYISO tariffs. In addition the Engineer will be responsible for managing existing generating resources and contracts, both commercial and regulatory.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Process applications that come through PSEG LI Small Generator Interconnection Procedure (SGIP) through multiple phases of project, study, design, engineering, construction, commissioning, commercial operation.
  • Wholesale Power contracting experience, both from commercial and regulatory end. Participate and contribute “cradle to grave” contract management from early involvement with developing the scope of work, RFP process, contract negotiation.
  • Project Management of Generating Resources (Renewable/Non-Renewable) to LIPA Transmission and Distribution System.
  • Review and familiarity with utility single line drawing and ability to manage multiple projects while providing superb customer service
  • Understanding of Seller Security Management
  • Provide support on technical end to assist Renewable and Non-Renewable projects proposed to interconnect to LIPA Transmission System.
  • Awareness and knowledge of NYISO Transmission Interconnection Process.
  • Awareness and knowledge of NYISO ICAP Market rules.
  • Generator Availability Data preparation
  • Assist in operational management of existing interconnected resources on both Transmission and Distribution LIPA system.
  • Performs detailed analysis of monthly power-purchase invoices to identify potential errors. Review to ensure compliance with contractual terms. Work with counter parties to resolve disputed items.
  • Manage the process of Data review of LIPA Revenue meters based on commercial contracts and ensure all proper follows ups are timely taking place (both internal and external)


Job Specific Qualifications


  • B.S. in  Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil)
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant Engineering experience.
  • Demonstrated analytical skills with attention to detail as well as planning and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of distribution/transmission system design, engineering and construction methods and practices
  • Awareness of Long Island Electric System, Knowledge of NYISO market structure. 
  • Knowledge of relaying and system protection. 
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft office products (Excel, Access, Power Point, Word).
  • Must be able to draft clear and precise documents outlining technical requirements.
  • Must have good interpersonal skills to communicate complex technical issues to a broad audience.


  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project or similar project management software.
  • Experience with managing commercial contracts


Minimum Years of Experience

4 years of experience


Bachelors in Engineering


None Noted


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