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Transmission Manager

RWE Renewables Americas LLC  Austin, United States (US) 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Renewables 



  • Work with Development and other teams on market and site selection for development of utility scale wind, solar and storage facilities with primary focus on PJM and NYISO, with secondary focus on other markets, including MISO, SERC, ISO-NE areas
  • Develop thorough understanding and evaluation of potential interconnection alternatives for various projects, and the corresponding costs, benefits, and challenges for each alternative.
  • Initiate interconnection requests and shepherd requests through the study process and negotiation & execution of interconnection agreements.
  •  Perform power flow analysis as necessary to develop actionable information for development and power marketing team.
  •  Scope, request, review and verify interconnection studies and other analysis from transmission providers and consultants.
  •  Track transmission projects and overall transmission development within the various markets.
  •  Assist Development, Regulatory, Construction, Engineering, Operations, and Dispatch teams with multiple aspects of project development, design and operation.
  •  Develop and maintain strong working knowledge of regional transmission systems and providers.
  •  Participate in and act as an advocate for the company and the industry in the transmission regulatory process. 1
  •  Duplicate studies performed by transmission providers for QA/QC, at times working on short time lines, with less than complete information.
  •  Build upon current familiarity of regulatory requirements and changes, provide regular updates to impacted departments.



  •  Minimum of 4 years of transmission and interconnection experience, preferably in the PJM and/or NYISO markets.
  •  Experience performing power flow simulations with power flow software: PSS/E, PowerWorld or PSLF. PowerWorld preferred
  •  Good working knowledge of one or more of the following markets: PJM, MISO, ERCOT, NYISO or CAISO. PJM, NYISO or MISO preferred. Experience in participation in market stakeholder processes preferred.
  •  Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering or related/similar field from an accredited college or university required.


Unsolicited agencies submittals will not be accepted. To become an approved vendor of RWE please contact rwenarecruiting@rwe.com






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Any questions? Benjamin Michalson (Recruiting) rwenarecruiting@rwe.com

We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we invest heavily in the expansion of our renewables´ capacities. Our broad portfolio includes flexible, conventional energies and helps us provide clean, reliable and affordable electricity. 120 years of experience in the energy world and our four operative segments – renewable energies, lignite and nuclear power, European electricity generation from gas, coal, hydropower and biomass as well as global energy trading – are the foundation for the innovations of tomorrow. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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