Senior Resource Planner – 21-61494

San Diego Gas & Electric

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Primary Purpose:

Conducts studies, or acts as project leader, on complex studies or major projects involving development or resource plans and the procurement of electric power. Provides expert testimony. Analyzes and recommends new modeling and analytical tools and techniques.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducts studies, or acts as project leader, on complex studies or major projects involving resource planning and electric power procurement.
  • Provides leadership, technical advice, training and guidance to others.
  • Develops new modeling/analytical techniques.
  • Work in direct consultation with middle and top management in decision making and resource commitments.
  • Testifies at regulatory hearings and interface with regulators and legislators.
  • Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferable in engineering, business administration, finance or economics.
  • 6+ A minimum of six years of engineering/planning experience.
  • Knowledge of multi-area production costing modeling.
  • Perform basic financial analysis on resource options.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience as a witness in a regulatory proceeding.
  • Knowledge of transmission system modeling, hydro system modeling, and modeling of demand reduction programs are a plus.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are highly desirable.


Licenses and Certifications:

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer or an advanced degree is desirable.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.