Intern R&D Simuluation Specialist
Baden, Aargau, Switzerland
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Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
The energy industry is transforming. Renewables are claiming their place, consumers of electricity are generating it as well, and added to this, an increasing number of electric vehicles plug in instead of filling up.
The grid has evolved, with electricity now flowing both ways – to and from consumers. Here, at the ‘edge of the grid’ where consumers and utilities interact, is where we see the most disruption and innovation.
In the grid-edge ecosystem, ABB can guide utilities in their digital transformation, offering consulting, expertise in distributed energy resources (DER), microgrids and battery energy storage and, complete automation solutions.
Our ABB AbilityTM e-mesh™ digital ecosystem of solutions and products enables the digitalization of distributed energy resources, combining advanced analytics, software technology and hardware systems. https://new.abb.com/distributed-energy-microgrids/
For our R&D and Product Management team in Baden, we are looking for an intern supporting our team for the development of simulation tools in Excel &/o Matlab-Simulink. The simulation objective is the study of the Battery Energy Storage Systems in frequency regulation applications in different countries delivering various services as fast frequency regulation, frequency containment reserve or inertial response.
Did you complete your bachelor’s degree or are you a master student? Are you self-driven and eager to gain experience and be part of a dynamic and international team of technical experts? We then have the right opportunity for you!
- Understand and document the frequency regulation markets in Europe
- Expand the current tool’s including new functionalities and create a frequency data base per country / region
- Prepare and conduct knowhow workshops with other R&D units to gather relevant and precise technical information
- Support planning, implementation and drive the roll out of future tool versions
- Bachelor’s Degree or Master Student in Electrical-Power System Engineering (ETH, FH)
- Self-starter with a positive attitude, professionalism, and desire to collaborate with others in an intercultural environment
- Capability to work independently
- Used to work with MS Office (Excel), Matlab Simulink, SharePoint is an advantage
- English fluent
More about us
It is an exciting time to join ABB Power Grids. ABB and Hitachi have signed an agreement to create a joint venture (JV). By combining ABB Power Grids’ with Hitachi’s complementary strengths, we plan to form a new and stronger global leader in the power sector. ABB Power Grids and Hitachi will have more than 230 years of combined heritage and experience. Together, we will be well-positioned to shape the future of energy, with pioneering technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid. The transaction is expected to be completed by the first half of 2020, subject to regulatory approvals. Join us on this exciting journey.
Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.
Interested in joining our team? If so, we look forward to receiving your full application (motivation letter, CV, references) only via our online careers tool. A better world begins with you at www.abb.com/careers
ABB Power Grids Switzerland Ltd.