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Staff Engineer ESOC

Date: Apr 30, 2022

Location: Newark, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  70322 

 

Job Function/Category:  Engineering 

 

Employment Type:  Exempt Full Time 

 

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey.  PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.

 

Consistent with our core commitment of safety, PSEG has made the decision to require all new hires to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated as a condition of hire employment.  "Full vaccination" is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered.   Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a disability can request a reasonable accommodation.

Job Summary

Support the operation of PSEG’s Electric System Operation Center (ESOC), which operates 24x7 and 365 days per year.  Provide a range of engineering consulting services to maintain the integrity of the Bulk Electric Systems (BES). Provide technical support to client and associate support staff to ensure development and deployment of efficient application systems utilizing established standards, procedures and methodologies. Utilize a broad knowledge of business and engineering principles and practices, including financial and cost management. In addition, consults by providing analysis, and maintenance of the communication infrastructure for the SCADA (Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition) and EMS systems in support of ESOC and PJM with within NERC CIP and cyber security program. Provides technical support to client and associate support staff to ensure development and deployment of efficient application systems utilizing established standards, procedures and methodologies.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide a range of engineering expertise to operate and maintain the integrity of the relevant system(s).
  • Oversee and directly supervise  the work of craft/union field forces and/or engineering technicians in a union workforce environment
  • Service as a representative of PSE&G management in the face of the customer as well as other external stakeholders (NJDOT, local municipalities, county, etc.) - this includes customer inquiries, coordination of efforts, technical assistance, and emergency response.    
  • Provide design, analysis, and maintenance support of the relevant infrastructure and/or programs to ensure development and deployment of solutions utilizing established standards, procedures and methodologies.
  • Perform support in conjunction of on-call duties for division and system emergencies.
  • Perform complex analysis, modeling, measurement and data verification data that supports EMS and Bulk Electric System real-time operations, operations planning, and TFI operations
  • Must perform all job responsibilities with the understanding of the Regulatory responsibilities ESOC is under such as The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, The Department of Energy, The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC CIP and NERC Operations and Planning) , Reliability First, and PJM. Non-Compliance violations can result in fines up to $1 million dollars per day, per violation

Job Specific Qualifications

Required

  • Bachelors in STEM discipline, relevant to required discipline
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant work experience
  • Knowledge of EMS and/or SCADA
  • Proficient in relevant Microsoft Office applications
  • Must possess the ability to read applicable technical documents and/or schematics.
  • A valid U.S. driver’s license with a safe and satisfactory driver history
  • On call 24/7 hours to assist during system emergency situations and restoration.

Desired

  • Familiarity with Linux operating environment, Linux shells, standard utilities
  • Experience with all administrative functions related to high available/critical, redundant, and real-time systems  
  • Knowledge of communication technologies (e.g., network protocols, LAN/WAN, and Fiber networks), SCADA protocols

Minimum Years of Experience

4 years of experience

Education

Bachelors

Disclaimer

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to Part 810-Controlled Information.  Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information.  Accordingly, if the position does require access to this information, you must complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made.  If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.

As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, 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.

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

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to Part 810-Controlled Information.  Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information.  Accordingly, if the position does require access to this information, you must complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made.  If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics included, 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.

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