Sr Engineer 2L - OR Tech & Auto Engineering

Job Info


Posting Expiration Date: Jan 31, 2023

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Minimum Salary: $100000.00

Maximum Salary: $130000.00

Organization: OR Electric Engineering

Department: OR Tech & Auto Engineering

Section: ELEC ENG Systems Engineering

Location: NY-Spring Valley-Spring Valley Operations Ctr

Job Description

Mission Statement

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) employees are required to follow health, safety, and environmental policies, EEO, Standards of Business Conduct, and all other applicable company policy and procedures. We all share a responsibility to advance the company’s mission by excelling at our three corporate priorities – safety of our people and the public, operational excellence in all that we do, and ensuring the best possible customer experience.

Core Responsibilities

  • Works with users to prepare requirements and analyses for enhancements to existing systems or the development of new systems. Develops functional scope and design documentation for enhancements to existing systems.
  • Installs, configures and maintains cyber security systems, operating systems and software applications used in conjunction with these systems.
  • Designs application enhancements and projects. Writes programming specifications based on system design.
  • Codes applications or supports application development. Performs testing and troubleshoots problems found in testing, project development, production application or with the application environment.
  • Supervises and manages vendors installing products. Supports and maintains vendor packages in production. Performs high level applications testing for technology upgrades as necessary.
  • Makes recommendations for improving application design and implementation of process changes or changes in the business or technology environment. Follows up on recommendations, develops tangible implementation proposals and detailed plans.
  • Establishes priorities and plans to keep all project tasks on schedule.
  • Configures and maintains data, databases and displays related to the Smart Grid systems and processes.
  • Actively monitors and maintains compliance with Cyber Security Standards. Activities include patch management of system equipment, anti-virus updates/upgrades, system health/intrusion detection and other systems functions as needed.
  • Develops appropriate plans and processes for the coordinated sharing of data, based on the requirements of departments, systems, and users.
  • Administers the backup and recovery of Smart Grid Engineering's, engineering and real time control systems.
  • Maintains and supports the data historian application and its interfaces.
  • Performs other related assignments as required.

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Electical,
  • or Computer Engineering
  • (BSEE is preferred) And a minimum of 3 years work experience.

Relevant Work Experience

  • Experience in in Electrical or Mechanical automation, SCADA systems, or Electrical Engineering. Required
  • Technical experience in operations, engineering, system operations or information services. Required
  • Experience in logic programming or configuration of any automation control device; PLCs, DCS, other logical automation devices. Required
  • Familiar with database structures and queries. Required
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills, and have the ability to effectively interact with customers, support staff and various levels of management. Required
  • Computer literacy and proficency in Microsoft Office Suite. Required
  • Work well in team situations, be willing and able to lead and participate in crossfunctional teams as equired. Required
  • Willing and available to be on call, work off-shifts, weekends, holidays and overtime, as operating and system conditions required. Required
  • Able to travel to various Company locations and to other companies, if required. Must be available to travel out-of-town for meetings and conferences. Required
  • Must be well organized, detail oriented and flexible to handle multiple assignments and deadlines. Required
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively interact with customers, support staff, and various levels of management. Required
  • Strong analytical, technical, and leadership skills. Required
  • Be able to participate in the Company's emergency management processes and storm plans as required. Required
  • Experience with R&D projects and prototype testing and development. Preferred
  • Experience with running projects. Preferred
  • Experience with Electric Control Relay programming. Preferred
  • Experience with real time control system applications. Preferred
  • Experience in design and configuration of a Human Machine Interface or SCADA systems for automation system visualization is required, Electric Utility SCADA is preferred. Preferred
  • Experience in the programming and configuration of serial communications between automation devices and to HMI/SCADA systems. Preferred
  • Radio communications and high speed network communications experience. Preferred
  • Experience and knowledge of electric utility distribution. Preferred
  • Familiarity with utility system design and construction. Preferred
  • Knowledge of eDNA, Oracle, ODBC, MS-Access, or MS-SQL Service. Preferred

Licenses & Certifications

  • Driver's License Required

Other Physical Demands

  • Must be able to respond to Company emergencies by performing a System Emergency Assignment to restore service to our customers.
  • Must be able and willing to travel within Company service territory, as needed.

Technical Difficulty Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of the individual’s actual or perceived disability, protected veteran status, race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, or any other actual or perceived status protected by law.