Researcher

Updated: 3 months ago
Deadline: 06 Nov 2020

Job reference: AE2020-0202 ( BATERIAS2030 - CPES )

City: Porto

Research field: Main: ENGINEERING

Sub: Computer engineering

INESC TEC is accepting applications for 1 job in the Development of predictive control algorithms for energy communities with distributed energy storage. area.

Project: BATERIAS 2030 - As baterias como elemento central para a sustentabilidade urbana

Scientific Advisor: Clara Sofia Gouveia

Start Date: 2020-12-01

Location: INESC TEC, Porto, Portugal

Work Area: Development of predictive control algorithms for energy communities with distributed energy storage.

Project overview: Analysis of the state of the art in optimal management of community energy storage and modelling of storages' system efficiency and degradation; Development of community energy management algorithms; Implementation and validation of computational tools with real data and in laboratorial environment.

Objectives: Development of energy community energy management strategies considering the integration of distributed energy storage for both interconnected and islanded modes. Implementation and testing in both real pilot and in INESC TEC laboratorial facilities

Academic Qualifications: Master's degree in electrical and computer engineering

Minimum profile required: Advanced knowledge about electric power systems. Advanced knowledge about optimization algorithms. Advanced Python programming skills.

Preference factors: Experience with the formulation and solving of energy management optimization problems at building or microgrid systems; Experience in programming embedded systems; Fluency in English and Portuguese (spoken and written)

Funding Entity: Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional (FEDER) and by the Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalizao POCI-01-0247-FEDER-046109

Type of contract: Uncertain Term

The hiring shall be governed by what is stipulated in the legislation in force regarding fixed individual employment contracts and by INESC TEC norms.

Selection criteria: The selection of the candidates will be based on the following criteria, in descending order of consideration:

a) Relevant Curriculum in the concerned field of this tender

b) Proven experience.

Selection Jury: President of the Jury: Prof. Clara Sofia Gouveia;

Member: Prof. David Emanuel Rua;

Member: Prof. Jorge Correia Pereira;

Notification of results: The results of the selection process will be sent to the interested by electronic mail.

Application period: From 2020-10-28 to 2020-11-06

Application submission: Electronic form filling in www.inesctec.pt in the section Work with Us


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