SCADA / EMS Engineer

Organization: Vectren Corp Inc.
Location: Evansville, Indiana, États-Unis
End of contest: December 10, 2017
Type (Full time / Part time): Full time
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What you will be doing

  • Responsible for the programming, technical support, design, implementation, and maintenance of all gas and electric EMS/SCADA-related hardware and software
  • Build and administer multiple databases, including SCADA process databases, AGC (Automatic Generation Control), network model, historians, Oracle alarm history and Oracle market interface
  • Maintaining databases, displays, and reports for identified problems or for system configuration changes
  • Point-to-point checkouts of all new field devices prior to commissioning
  • Working with the Gas and Electric Transmission and Distribution Operators, as well as WPM System Operators, to ensure that any new needs are implemented (e.g., new displays, reports, alarms, etc.)
  • Designing and implementing any new applications that are required to meet Vectren's changing needs
  • Troubleshooting all EMS/SCADA hardware and RTU problems
  • Designing enhancements that may be required to support new EMS/SCADA functionality
  • Managing through system upgrades and changes including maintenance of all system configuration changes in the form of network drawings, procedure write-ups, white papers, etc. for compliance and documentation


What you bring

  • Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, engineering, or other technical field
  • Career ladder associated to the role so we are interested in candidates that range from recent graduates to experienced professionals
  • Strong programming skills, technical aptitude, database management skills, and strong Excel spreadsheet skills
  • An understanding of process control functionality
  • Project management skills with the ability to manage several projects simultaneously while meeting aggressive deadlines, possibly requiring work on weekends or holidays

It would be awesome if you have:

  • Experience in electric and gas utility work experience
  • Experience in SCADA Engineering; Automation/Controls Engineering; IT Systems Administration; IT Networking/Firewall Administration; IT Security Administration; IT Database Administration
  • Experience with control systems (specifically ABB/Ventyx, GE Fanuc iFix), process historians (OSI Pi, Proficy Historian), or Oracle is a plus
  • An understanding of the gas and electric transmission and distribution business concepts behind programming logic

Job ID 1710000079

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Salary & Benefits

What we bring to you

  • Professional growth and development programs including tuition reimbursement to help advance your knowledge, skills and even career
  • Career ladder opportunities and colleagues with a vast amount of knowledge and experience committed to your growth, development and success
  • Comprehensive health and wellness plans for you and your family
  • 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company contribution regardless of your contribution along with company match opportunities for additional savings
  • Paid holidays and paid time off
  • Competitive compensation including at risk incentive potential

Vectren Corp Inc.
One Vectren Sq
Indiana United States

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We want you to know

We value talent, innovation and diversity and understand that our colleagues allow us the opportunity to deliver an exceptional customer experience.  We achieve our goals through teamwork and conduct our business with integrity.  Vectren Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.