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PSEG PSEGLI Engineering Intern - Pwr Sys. Mgmt. - Planning in Hicksville, New York

Requisition : 77892

PSEG Company: PSEG Long Island

Salary Range : $ 33,700 - $ 48,900

Incentive : Not applicable

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

PSEG is seeking a summer intern to work with the Integrated Planning & Grid Innovation team.

This Integrated Planning & Grid Innovation team is responsible for supporting incremental workload associated with the development of the Distributed System platform (DSP) including developing PSEGLI distributed system implementing plan. The team integrates infrastructure planning, identifies innovative distribution system projects and makes strategic decisions toward moving the grid of the future.

This position will be Hybrid.

Job Responsibilities

The intern will assist with:

  • Responsible for conducting power flow analyses across LIPA system and integrating the information using GIS and CYME software

  • Perform research on the technology being employed by other utilities or offered in the market to enhance T&D planning practice and platforms.

  • Develop understanding about the Smart Inverters and simulate the settings of inverters for the benefit of DER integration.

  • Actively participate with working groups, universities and other utilities to capture the best practices to be employed on T&D system.

  • Analyze and work with internal and third party vendors to make improvements to the hosting capacity maps and its platform.

  • Responsible for developing analytics using AMI data.

  • Develop innovative ideas and explore tools, which will incorporate both power system technical and economic concepts that can be employed in planning process.

  • Compile, analyze and interpret large sets of power system data to develop theory/conclusions.

Job Specific Qualifications

Required Education/Skills:

The successful candidate(s) must be actively pursuing a(n) Bachelor’s from an accredited institution in Electrical Engineering. Candidate must have completed sophomore level coursework by the start of the internship program to be considered. PSEG Long Island recognizes institutions of higher education, which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent. Because this position requires driving to various PSEG Long Island Locations, the successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving history.

Preferred skills:

  • GPA of 3.0 GPA or higher.

  • Completed Junior year level coursework

  • Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills as well as ability to travel on and off Long Island is required.

  • Desire to handle challenging projects and the ability to quickly come up to speed is essential.

  • Desire to learn new concepts and attention to details is critical to be successful in this position.

  • Knowledge of Python Programming, Tableau, VBA, SQL and C++ is preferred

  • Knowledge of power system.

Minimum Years of Experience

Data Needed


None Noted in Electrical Engineering


None Noted


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