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Sr. System Specialist

  • Location: Scottsdale, Arizona, 94111
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

Company in Scottsdale, AZ would like to bring on a Sr. System Specialist with Energy Management Systems (EMS) experience for a permanent opportunity. This role will start 100% remote for now but candidate must be local or willing to relocate to Scottsdale. The Senior Systems Specialist will design, implement, administer and support the company's operational systems. Responsibilities include: 
  • Participate in the implementation of technical solutions
  • Prioritize and manage IT projects/Operations
  • Develop, maintain, and enhance systems and applications, including SCADA/EMS databases, ICCP external control centers and FEB to RTU/IEDS
  • Helps to procedures and processes 
  • Manage day-to-day project deliverables 
  • Ensure project, and technology documents are complete, current and stored appropriately

Top skills needed:

  1.  ABB Network Manager (60-70% of their time is spent here)
    1. Can be Energy Management System (EMS)
    2. Generation Management System (GMS)
    3. Transmission Mgt System (TMS)
  2. Programming skills
    1. RDMS of any flavor (ie; SQL, Oracle)
    2. .Net programming
    3. 15 % of their time will be spent here
  3. Communication Protocols (must have solid understanding)
    1. ICCP
    2. DNP
    3. OPC

Experience and Education
  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology or equivalent experience (minimum 5 years)
  • 5+ years of systems and applications development, configuration, implementation and support experience, particularly ABB Network Manager EMS (version 9.3 or above) and Energy Markets Interface systems.
  • 5+ years of systems and applications design, development, testing and deployment experience.
  • 2+ years’ experience with array of technologies including Microsoft technology stack, .NET Framework, ASP.NET, C#, MS SQL Server, T-SQL.
  • Experience with RDBMS Databases (MS SQL Server, Oracle or Postgre SQL) and programming in multiple languages is required.
  • 2+ years’ experience in developing and managing small to large projects through project life cycle working directly with business resources.
  • Experience with OSI Soft PI is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Data Analytics platforms is preferred.