The selected candidate will work in a research project on voltage control of transmission networks with renewable generation in close contact with leading Spanish electric utilities. The research will involve control theory and analysis and simulation of electric power systems. The selected candidate will integrate in a very active research group.
It offers: Annual full-time contract for the development of projects. Besides, the Research Assistant could take training activities. This modality allows the Research Assistant to establish a very close professional relationship with the companies with which he/she collaborates, thus nourishing his/her research with the experience accumulated during the projects. Although this modality does not necessarily require enrolling in any program, the Research Assistant can apply for a PhD after the first two years. The Research Assistant is hired each year for a maximum period of 6. If he or she is not enrolled in a PhD program the contract cannot exceed two years. The gross salary of the first year is € 24.410 for 2020. In addition, the IIT covers 90% of the cost of training activities and the Research Assistant will have access to all the services offered by the University (Sports, Cultural Activities, Library, etc.).
Requirements: Master in engineering degree major in electrical or electronic engineering. Knowledge of Matlab, PSS/E and Phyton are also requested.
Documents: Curriculum vitae, academic record, cover letter and two recommendation letters.