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Data Systems Administrator

Date: Mar 15, 2019

Location: Springfield, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  54597 

Job Function/Category:  Operations 

Employment Type:  Non-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.


Responsible for the daily operation, data configuration, maintenance, analytics and support of the Meter Data Collection Systems (AMI/AMR). Responsible for establishing and configuring all electric, gas and other measurement devices on the AMI/AMR systems, including verification of all billing factors.
Responsible for monitoring interrupted service on gas and electric during curtailment and taking the appropriate action if service is not interrupted. Responsible for coordinating AMI/AMR related work activities with Field Operations personnel, including troubleshooting.
Responsible for providing data support to internal and external clients. Analyze system data input and output streams for accuracy, monitor, troubleshoot and evaluate all system and measurement device alarms generated. Maintain and apply working knowledge of PSEG Standards for Business Controls and meet management’s expectation for effective internal business controls. Ensure data integrity, which involves developing, initiating and coordinating corrective actions. Responsible for monitoring the data collection system to identify lost registration and/or high bill conditions and ensuring that corrective action is taken. Responsible for developing, specifying, and using analytical trend analysis of equipment and data through the use of an adjunct database and other applications. (MS Access, SAP, Excel, etc). Create and maintain performance reports and work plans including routine trend analysis to maximize results. Utilize the SAP billing system to investigate data anomalies. Create trend analysis and graphs to monitor performance, investigate and explain abnormalities. Assist in the assessment of software applications in support of AMI/AMR and other initiatives. Provide field support as required.
Must foster an inclusive work environment and respects all aspects of diversity; must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and personal choices.

Required Skills, Competencies, Education or Experience:


  • Associate Degree or 2 years’ work experience with Gas & Electric Metering, measurement systems, metering hardware and software systems, AMI/AMR and data collection systems applications or communications and web-based applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and trend data
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Driver’s license

Desired Skills, Competencies, Education or Experience:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Networking, Engineering
  • Computer literate in Web Service, MS project and other applications
    Planning, Analytical and Technical Skills
  • Data cleansing, familiarity with SQL Server, queries and applications
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • 5 years’ experience with AMI/AMR, Measurement, Communications Technologies or the equivalent
  • Familiarity with digital and RF communication technologies

    PSEG is proud to be an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.




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