EMS Advanced Applications Consultant

Date: Sep 12, 2023

Location: Bridgewater, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition: 75750

PSEG Company: Public Service Electric & Gas Co.    

Salary Range: $ 109,100 - $ 181,500 

Incentive: PIP 15%   

Work Location Category: Hybrid  



PSEG operates under a Flexible Work Model where flexible work is offered when job requirements allow. In support of this model, roles have been categorized into one of four work location categories: onsite roles, hybrid roles that are a blend of onsite and remote work, remote local roles that are primarily home-based but require some level of purpose-driven in-person interaction and living within a commutable distance, and remote non-local roles that can be effectively performed remotely with the ability to work in approved states.

PSEG offers a unique experience to our more than 12,000 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development that come with being a Fortune 500 company, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another you might typically associate with a small business. Our focus on combatting climate change through clean energy technology, our new net zero climate vision for 2030 and enhanced commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and supporting the communities we serve make this a particularly exciting time to join PSEG.

Job Summary

Responsible for the quality and availability of information obtained from the Gas System Operation Center’s (GSOC) 7 X 24 Gas Management & Control System (GMACS) / Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA). They will display an existing understanding of or a demonstrated ability and willingness to learn Gas Operations in conjunction with real time technologies such as SCADA and Industrial Control Systems. In addition, they will respond to the daily reliability and security needs of system operations.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensures maximum reliability and uptime of the SCADA system, 24 hours per day and 7 days per week.
  • Installs, configures, and supports SCADA applications to provide the required level of functionality for Company operations.
  • Responsible for the operation and maintenance of databases, historical and reporting systems associated with the primary and backup SCADA control centers.
  • Maintains applications that support or are supported by the SCADA system.
  • Investigates, analyses and corrects complex SCADA systems related problems
  • Execute short-term and long-term Gas System Development planning.
  • Guides and provides technical leadership, support and training to members of the support staff.
  • Keep abreast of technology, industry and business trends to ensure that appropriate technologies are being considered in the planning process that meet departmental and organizational requirements.
  • Maintain and apply working knowledge of PSEG Standards for Business Controls and Security and meet management's expectations for effective internal business controls, physical and cyber security. 
  • Develops and prepares solutions, which may include application software, data modeling, and regulatory guidelines.
  • Designing SCADA HMI to improve usability including line displays, tabular reporting including display updating and troubleshooting.
  • Take part in the installation, recovery and development of RTU and related devices, programming, configuration and protocols.

Job Specific Qualifications


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field with a minimum of 8 years’ experience, or the combined equivalent in education and experience.
  • Must possess the ability to read mechanical one-line diagrams and schematics.
  • Fundamental knowledge of the installation, management, and support of computer system applications.
  • Basic knowledge of computer programming (C/C++, Python, XML, bash and shell scripting, T-SQL, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of information security issues, trends and leading practices.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently.
  • Must possess a valid U.S. driver's license and maintain a satisfactory driving record.
  • Must have effective problem-solving and decision-making skills, strong planning and organizing skills, must be adaptable and be results-oriented.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.


  • Strong working knowledge of Cybersecurity best practices
  • Knowledge of Electric and/or Gas industrial control networks and operations technology.
  • Experience in SCADA systems design and analysis.
  • Experience with RTU and/or PLC’s.
  • Knowledge of Communication protocols (MODBUS, ROC, BSAP, DNP3, etc.)
  • Experience with AutoCAD/Microstation/other drafting software.
  • Experience with cyber security processes, tools, and technologies and extensive knowledge of best practices regarding their implementation in an Industrial Control System.
  • Experience in administering Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Advanced Degree
  • Knowledge in Gas Pipeline Systems engineering

Minimum Years of Experience

8 years of experience


Bachelors in Engineering or Computer Science


None Noted


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Candidates must foster an inclusive work environment and respect all aspects of diversity. Successful candidates must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and personal choices.

As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG LI, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.


Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to 10 CFR Part 810 controlled information.  If the position does require access to this information, the Talent Acquisition representative will provide further details upon making an offer.


PSEG is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legally protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics include race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in locations where PSEG employs individuals.

Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process.


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