Network / SCADA Technician

SCADA, Computer Networking, Programming, Report Generation, Data Management/Database Administration, Unix/Linux
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Connecticut Municipal Electric Energy Cooperative (CMEEC) is in search of a Network/SCADA Technician. The ideal candidate for this role will be an integral part of the Asset Management team, dealing with the administration, operations, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, as well as responsibilities in electric generation asset operations, data management, and cyber security administration.

FUNCTIONAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:

The Network/SCADA Technician will report to the Director of Asset Management and work collaboratively internally and externally to lead functional accountabilities of:

  • Administration, operations, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) hardware and software components including control room, field devices, and network connections.
  • Operations, maintenance, and troubleshooting of electric generation assets
  • Creation and maintenance of operational and regulatory reporting tools
  • Data management for storage and sharing of information utilized for internal operations
  • Cyber security oversight and administration related to SCADA system and associated devices
  • Maintenance planning and contractor supervision for electric generation assets and associated equipment
  • Integrating with, and supporting / performing of, other Asset Management functional accountabilities in a cross-functional workgroup.

QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Networking, Computer Science, or similarly related, or equivalent demonstrated capabilities
  • Exceptional leadership, interpersonal, complexity of thought / critical thinking, and ideation skills
  • Humbly confident and constructively assertive self-starter, with ability to act on own to achieve without regular management oversight / supervision
  • Proficient skill and experience with Microsoft Office suite
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license
  • Reside within seventy-five (75) mile radius of CMEEC office
  • Fluent in English language, with full visual and auditory senses, as well as ability to read, write, sit, stand, walk, and drive

HIGHLY PREFERRED:

  • Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system design, operation, and maintenance experience
  • Energy market products and services / ISO New England experience
  • Linux/Unix operating system experience
  • Computer networking and programming experience 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

The position routinely requires travel to and from decentralized facilities and also sedentary activities at office work stations, including but not limited to, independently driving to company facilities, walking, crawling, standing, climbing steps, ladders, and other elevation changes as required at each location, and sitting at work stations for long periods of time in front of a computer screen; intermittently twist, bend, or stretch to reach equipment or supplies surrounding desk; perform simple grasping and fine manipulation; use telephone and computer keyboard for prolonged periods on a daily basis. The ability to lift, move, or transport within the office or field environment up to fifty (50) pounds. Ability to handle multiple priorities in a stressful situation is necessary.

ABOUT CMEEC: 

For 40 years, CMEEC has been supplying electricity and supporting locally owned utilities and their electric customers in Connecticut. Our member utilities, in turn, provide electricity to roughly 70,000 residential, commercial/industrial and small business customers located across the state.

Dice Id : RTX19d260
Position Id : 6021000
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