$ - $ Per Hour
Sep 01, 2022
Performs systems administration of computer operating systems such as UNIX/LINUX/Windows and other proprietary device platforms to include but not limited to operating system and firmware upgrades, security patching, system optimization, configuration management, performance, uptime, and health monitoring
Administers computer and proprietary/appliance based device hardware platforms including but not limited to server and desktop chassis, motherboard, NIC, display, hard drive, and SAN components
Functions as a project leader for small to large sized projects
Helps prepare, as necessary, accurate and complete documentation for end-user products and systems including instructions, processes, and procedures
Performs compliance functions as stated in the NERC CIP and Reliability regulatory guidelines
Establishes and implements disaster recovery and business continuity processes, tools, and procedures to support business resiliency
Participation in rotational 24x7 on-call support required
Expertise with SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) control systems, including Energy Management Systems (EMS), Generation Management Systems (GMS), and/or Distributed Control Systems (DCS) is preferred
Expert knowledge of advanced information processing technology and basic knowledge of new and emerging technologies in a complex and heavily regulated operating environment
Expert knowledge of electrical grid technologies and protocols such as DNP3, ICCP, and other IEC related substation communication protocols is preferred
Experience with testing procedures and safe practices to minimize data loss and ensure high data integrity
Expertise of network data communications including TCP/IP, client/server functions, and hardware/software architectures
Expertise with TCP/IP, user account management, permissions and policies and emerging technologies
Expert communication skills necessary to convey the mechanics and technical aspects of the Sr. Analyst's responsibilities to Jr. Analysts
Ability to effectively analyze the impact of enhancements and product upgrades and implement changes in a process managed manner
Expert knowledge of Information Security best practice such as NIST 800 series, ISO 27000 series, ISA, or COBIT
Knowledge of change management process such as ITIL, Six Sigma, or MSF
Expert knowledge of security related compliance standards such as NERC CIP or comparable standards such as NRC, FISMA, PCI etc. is preferred
Knowledge in systems automation leveraging scripting languages such as shell (bash), Python, Perl, VBscript, and PowerShell
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree from four-year College or university in an engineering, technical or related discipline with five to seven years of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and/or experience related to the discipline.
Control Systems, Energy Management Systems, SCADA, or power plant experience strongly preferred.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Must possess current, legally valid drivers license and meet the Company driving record requirements.
Professional Certification in systems administration strongly desired, such as: Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), or comparable certifications.
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors
Ability to read and understand procedures, process, or user manuals used to implement those instructions
Advanced knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software.
ANALYSIS AND PROBLEM-SOLVING ABILITY:
Ability to solve complex problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit up to 2/3 of the time. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less) required.
Job ID: TS220443
Jun 01, 2023
Sep 01, 2022