SCADA Systems Database Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Southeast
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Website City of Gainesvillehttps://cityofgainesville.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers/job/Gainesville-Fl/GRUCom-Enterprise-Planning-and-Administration-Director_4298

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Job Details:

This position primarily is responsible for maintaining and developing GRU’s EMS computer software. The primary function of the EMS is to monitor and control the GRU’s Bulk Power transmission, generation and distribution system. Monitors all EMS workstations and servers and interpret the logs, on 5 different systems namely, primary EMS (PCC,) backup EMS (BCC,) Quality Assurance System (QAS,) and PI reporting system, on a 24X7 basis, to ensure the system’s compliance with NERC CIP requirements. Make continuous improvements to EMS systems to ensure the GRU’s grid control center has necessary tools to sufficiently operate the GRU’s transmission grid. Contribute to developing new, enhanced and improved applications and monitoring software to improve the reliability and availability of GRU’s transmission grid operations. Work on maintaining the GRU’s real-time EMS (Energy Management System), including system upgrades, integration, databases, and software and applications support. Positions allocated to this classification report to a designated supervisor and work under limited supervision. Work in this class is distinguished by its advanced technical and operational skills.Job Description:

SUMMARY

This is professional and moderately complex technical work analyzing, designing, implementing and maintaining departmental SCADA systems.

Positions allocated to this classification report to a designated supervisor and work under limited supervision.  Work in this class is distinguished by its advanced technical and operational skills.

EXAMPLES OF WORK

This section of the job description is not intended to be a comprehensive list of duties and responsibilities of the position.  The omission of a specific job function does not absolve an employee from being required to perform additional tasks incidental to or inherent in the job.  Performance of lower level duties may be required.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Monitors, updates, and develops the SCADA system to ensure the proper performance, function and control of the EMS.

Performs daily monitoring, analyzing and problem resolution within any of the OSI Monarch platform software.

Creates and updates system displays and substation one-lines used by the system operators using OSI Display Builder and Tabular Builder.

Acts as the lead administrator for the OSIsoft PI database responsible for updates and additions of new data tags using PI SMT and PI Builder.

Provides technical assistance and training to system operators.

Schedules and manages projects with engineering and other departments as required.

Attends work on a continuous and regular basis.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in electrical engineering, information technology, computer sciences, computer programming, information science, networks, system engineering and five(5) years of progressively responsible SCADA or EMS related fields; or An Associate degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in information technology, computer sciences, computer programming, information sciences or system engineering, and seven (7) years of progressively responsible SCADA or EMS related field, or

Graduation from high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma, and current generally accepted certification in an IT area of expertise, and nine (9) years of progressively responsible SCADA or EMS related field.

CERTIFICATIONS OR LICENSES

Licenses

Valid driver license required.  Valid Florida driver license required within 30 days of appointment.

Certifications

None.