OSIsoft PI System Engineer


Full Time, Contract: W2, Independent



    Job Description

    DSA is hiring an OSIsoft PI System Engineer to work on site in Silverdale WA supporting our customer Naval Facilities Command, US Navy. Performance of all duties is ont eh Naval Base Kitsap, Silverdale WA . Hours of work will be 0900-1700 PST. DSA is offering relocation and will afford candidates a temporary housing allowance for 3 months. A singing bonus is also being offered to our new team member.

    Our Critical Infrastructure Protection group is a growing practice within Data Systems Analysts (DSA). We have had a breakthrough year and have forecasted more significant growth in 2023. We are seeking an experienced PI System Engineer to help our Department of Defense customer enhance their operations through a digital transformation. Our ideal candidate will leverage their engineering experience for problem solving, as well as leverage creative analysis to identify, develop, and deliver new benefits for our customers. We are looking for a consultant who thinks big and can feel at home within our high-energy culture.
    The Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) practice is focused on energy management, advanced analytics, and cyber security. Our group supports various industries including universities, government agencies, utilities, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing facilities. As a system integration team, we are tasked with delivering value to the overall mission of our customer's organization. The majority of your time will be customer facing and project focused.
    As part of our project responsibilities you will be expected to understand operational technologies (OT) including Building Automation Systems (Client), Industrial Control Systems (ICS), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, and other 3rd party systems. You will also use analytics packages (Python, R, etc.,.) to design and deploy algorithms that identify improvement opportunities and non-standard asset and system operation. You will be expected to be a leader in terms of understanding and experience on the OSIsoft PI System and Server/Operating System maintenance practices.
    Objectives of the Role
    Project team member responsible for defining and documenting customer requirements
    Translating customer requirements into project deliverables
    Testing, supporting, and troubleshooting project deliverables
    Candidates will be measured by their focus on customer success, ability to provide hands-on support and their ability to be part of a high performing team.
    Minimum Qualifications
    US citizenship and residency
    Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or similar
    5+ years of professional work experience
    3+ years of OSIsoft PI System experience with Asset Framework, Asset Analytics and PI Vision
    Experience with Server/OS maintenance (patching, etc.,)
    Self-starter with an ability to multi-task and effectively work on a large number of projects simultaneously
    Excellent verbal and written proficiency in the English language
    Strong communication and analytical skills
    Ability to pass background checks and work within a secure environment
    Demonstrated ability to lead others in completing complex deliverables
    Demonstrated ability to resolve complex technical issues that require significant freedom of action and sound judgment
    Demonstrated ability to multi-task effectively, proven self-starter, and demonstrated ability to work with minimum supervision
    Excellent verbal and written proficiency in the English language
    Experience with Active Directory Security
    Technical knowledge of networks, firewalls, OT-IT network segmentation, and related hardware and software.

    COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our communities, families and employees. With employee health and safety as our top priority DSA is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace. DSA will require all newly hired employees to be fully vaccinated before their start date and show proof of vaccination on the first day of employment along with all I9 required forms. Approved Waivers are permitted. Any medical records are only to be provided via instruction from HR and with approval from DSA management for any access to customer facilities.