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Project - Asc Technology Engineer

Date: Nov 26, 2020

Location: South Plainfied, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  65126 

Job Function/Category:  Information Technology 

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.

 

Job Summary

This Project - Technology Engineer opening is a direct report to the Technology Product Owner with understanding of business goals, business processes, technology expertise in one or more domains, technology solution design and implementation.  

 

The Project - Technology Engineer is involved in the full technology life cycle and responsible for designing, coding, configuring, testing, implementing and supporting software, hardware and systems. Project - Technology Engineers work closely with Analysts and Product Managers to understand the business requirements that drive the analysis and physical design of technical solutions. Project - Technology Engineers may be assigned to either implementation or support functions. Implementation involves creating new technology based solutions whereas support involves upgrades, maintenance or issue resolution to existing technology solutions.

 

This is a "Project" position designed to support project work for a limited duration. While the exact duration of the project is yet to be determined, we currently anticipate a period of 3-5 years based on business needs at the present time following which you will separate from the Company. It is important for you to understand that this period may be shortened based on business needs in the future, at which point you will separate from the Company. It is also important for you to understand that this employment is of a limited duration and that you will not be entitled to separation benefits under any PSEG plan at the time you separate from the Company. Director Level approval and waiver will be required for you to bid on other PSEG opportunities within the first 3 years of assignment. From year 4 through the end of your assignment, Director level approval and waiver will not be required. If your assignment ends prior to the anticipated timeframe based on business needs, you will be allowed to bid on other PSEG opportunities without Director level approval from the time you are notified your assignment will be ending through the end date of the assignment.

Job Responsibilities
  • Leading products teams to deliver business solutions:
    • Manages and directs one or more product teams to meet business objectives
    • Works with Clients to deliver business outcomes by executing projects through the Product Development Life Cycle (PDLC) inclusive of identifying, specifying and analyzing business requirements and processes and managing progress throughout the design, test and implementation process (work is technically difficult, requiring innovative and creative solutions and frequently involves multiple platforms, software, hardware, technologies and tools including public and private cloud-related resources and storage). 
    • Develops reviews, evaluates and formulates project plans, schedules and budgets
    • Ensures alignment with Clients on scope, value proposition and overall project goals throughout the SDLC. Works with client departments to coordinate systems testing, installation, training and support
    • Manages product life-cycle based events
    • Identifies and negotiates schedules, milestones and resources required to meet product objectives, primarily through coordinating the activities with other IT departments and Vendors (e.g., database, telecommunications, operations, technical support, etc.).
  • Designing and building solutions:
    • Design and build system solutions
    • Utilize domain specific knowledge to work with client management to: identify, specify and analyze business requirements and processes, and monitors progress throughout the design, testing and implementation process. 
    • Applies Agile concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Responsible for vendor solutions i.e. end to end accountability:
    • Ensures quality through the use of company-approved methodologies. 
    • Leads the effort to select IT Vendors to execute projects and manages on-boarding and collaborative working relationship with selected Vendors.
    • Ensures required change management activities to drive solution adoption take place as necessary.
    • Ensures quality through the use of PSEG IT company-approved methodologies such as 2 Pizza Team, agile, etc. Applies applicable concepts, practices, and procedures 


In addition to the requirements listed below, please see key skills and knowledge needed:

  • This is a multi-level position and the successful candidate will be placed based on job skills, knowledge and experience. 
  • For an Associate Technology Engineer, you must have 2 or more years of professional technology solution engineering. For a Technology Engineer must have a 4 or more years of professional technology solution engineering
  • Ability to manage projects from inception to successful implementation,
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, 
  • Good facilitation skills,
  • Strong judgment and management skills, 
  • Strong analytical ability,
  • Leadership, technical teamwork and interpersonal skills, 
  • Ability to foster working relationships with the team, IT Management and Client departments,
  • Good understanding of technology platforms and ability to explain technical concepts to the business users in the context of business requirements. 
  • Knowledgeable about techniques to effectively elicit requirements from end-users, individually or as a group (e.g. JAD sessions, prototyping, etc.)
  • Ability to define performance and scalability attributes, constraints, and other nonfunctional requirements.
  • Working knowledge of specific technology area including business process configuration and execution for assigned domains such as System development using .NET, Oracle, SQL Server, BI analytical platform, System Implementation, System Support.
Job Specific Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field i.e. STEM
  • 2-4 years of professional technology solution engineering
  • Demonstrated technology solution ownership and adoption, projects or other work experiences.
  • Participates in analysis of end-user needs and designs.  May configure, develop and test low to medium complexity technology solutions to satisfy demand.  Gathers information to aid build versus buy analysis for business demand. 
  • Partners with business analysts to translate business requirements to technology solution requirements of mostly low complexity technology solutions.
  • Demonstrated track record of implementing technology solutions using structured methodologies such as agile (SCRUM, Kanban etc.) and waterfall

 

Desired:

  • Project Management Professional Certification (PMP)    
  • AWS Certification
  • Graduate degree

Desired Competencies: 

  • Understanding of basic financial principles including experience with project financial budgeting and planning
  • Understanding of basic project control principles including P6 project scheduling
Minimum Years of Experience
2 years of experience
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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.

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