Performance Engineer

Chicago, IL 60606

Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Renewable Energy Job Number: 21670

Job Description

Per Se Group has an immediate need for a skilled Performance Engineer to provide diagnostic techniques based on SCADA to support system data to facilitate operational success of installed energy storage systems. This Performance Engineer will work with various teams to develop fault handling procedures, identify and deploy integrated software to projects, and track system data. Energy Storage market is an emerging market, and as such this person does not need Energy Storage experience to be considered. This position will be located in our client’ s Chicago, IL office.

Job Functions:
  • Responsible for developing and supplying analysis tools and methods to acquire data, monitor, troubleshoot, and improve the performance of the global fleet
  • Develop diagnostic indicators of failure and system performance degradation
  • Establish advanced diagnostic offerings that can improve the product portfolio offered to customers
  • Utilize system data to troubleshoot failures at customer installations
  • Distribute metrics indicating system status vs. customer expectations and contractual agreements such as operational availability, energy delivery, plant control, etc.
  • Develop tools to visualize and monitor fielded systems
  • Deliver training on monitoring & diagnostic tools to the engineers and technicians
  • Partner with engineering and IT teams to expand the data lake architecture utilized to monitor the fleet of energy storage systems
  • Improve troubleshooting techniques and fault handling procedures (FHP) to enable remote investigation and repair of system faults
  • Solve problems by delivering operational data to define failure, investigate system and component data for signatures related to root cause, and provide field data to validate implemented corrective actions


  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • 5+ years of data analytics experience
  • Experience with Linux, Wireshark, Python/GoLang, SQLite and Prometheus
  • Experience with GNU GDB toolchain is preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to interface effectively with all levels within the business as well as with customers and regulatory agencies
  • Self-motivated and able to work effectively with team members to achieve business KPIs

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