Support company’s power generation and transmission project development, acquisition and operations activities in the area of electric transmission. Identify transmission system needs/opportunities and provide solutions for reliability and economic enhancements to the transmission system to further company’s transmission development initiatives utilizing transmission system and production cost modeling software. Oversee power system modeling including electrical load flow, short circuit, and transient stability studies. Oversee power system economic modeling including production cost simulation studies. Coordinate, review, and interpret interconnection and transmission studies (short circuit, transient stability, and load flow) performed by utilities and outside consultants. Provide technical support for project development and acquisition activities in the evaluation of transmission system issues within the various NERC regions. Assist in the development of transmission strategies affecting company’s generation projects. Support transmission asset operations and regulatory compliance related activities. Represent company’s interests on appropriate regional and national policy making committees, work groups, or task forces. Keep abreast of FERC regulations regarding transmission policies, Open Access Transmission Tariffs and the evolution of ISO & RTO transmission & interconnection strategies.