Denver, Colorado

TRC is a global consulting firm providing environmentally advanced and technology-powered solutions for the oil and gas, power, and infrastructure industry. We are seeking an XA/21 Transmission Modeling Engineer to join our TRC Digital team.

TRC Digital, a business unit within TRC, delivers IT/OT expertise and solutions to best address our client needs and has a proven track record supporting utilities in the deployment of complex operational technologies. We have broad capabilities for IT/OT project delivery while being highly specialized to meet the needs of each individual client. We are the trusted advisor and implementation partner for electric and gas utilities undergoing digital transformation and can offer deep experience across utility OT systems.

This position provides support for Energy EMS Network Applications and Model Management systems. These systems are used to update the Energy Bulk Transmission Model for implementation in the Energy Management System (EMS) and other downstream applications and use that model to run critical real-time operational analysis including state estimation, contingency analysis.The Transmission Modelling Engineer will participate in daily model update, support activities for Real Time and EMS upgrade projects.


  • Participate and provide subject matter expertise in the daily Transmission Model Update process by modeling the electric grid and ensuring successful data transfer of such to downstream systems including EMS SCADA, Transmission Security Management (TSM) suite of advanced applications which includes State Estimator, Contingency Analysis and Power Flow
  • Provide real-time support for the reliable and accurate real-time execution of all Network Applications. This may include diagnosing and troubleshooting issues like non-convergence, bad data, application bugs, inaccurate modeling, for critical production systems
  • Ability to handle data exchange between neighboring utilities and ISO.
  • Understanding of SCADA and ICCP to maintain real time data
  • Participate in support for Operating Training Simulator
  • Participate updating one-line diagram for Operator by maintaining display standards.
  • Understanding of Oracle database shell and Perl Scripting

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering with specializations in Power Systems
  • 5+ years’ experience in the Utility Power Industry or equivalent
  • Strong communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Proven ability to organize and prioritize work within tight timelines


  • Experience with EMS/SCADA GE XA21 or Power on Reliance

Join our growing Digital Team and advance your career by learning from industry proven experts. Our team core values include: Safety, Teamwork, Quality, and Reliability.


In accordance with Colorado state law, the following compensation range is applicable for the job and Colorado location associated with this requisition: $97,000 – $138,000.Compensation will vary based upon experience, education, skill level, and other compensable factors.

Benefits: TRC offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) plan and contributions
  • Long-term/Short-term Disability

TRC is an equal opportunity employer: disability/veteran. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401k plan with a company match. For more information, please visit our website at

Denver, Colorado

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