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Avangrid ECC Designer / Programmer (19435 CMP) Augusta General Office, ME in Augusta, Maine

ECC Designer / Programmer (19435 CMP) Augusta General Office, ME

Company: CENTRAL MAINE POWER CO

Location:

Augusta, ME, US

Company Company

About AVANGRID: AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) aspires to be the leading sustainable energy company in the United States. Headquartered in Orange, CT with approximately $39 billion in assets and operations in 24 U.S. states, AVANGRID has two primary lines of business: Avangrid Networks and Avangrid Renewables. Avangrid Networks owns eight electric and natural gas utilities, serving more than 3.3 million customers in New York and New England. Avangrid Renewables owns and operates a portfolio of renewable energy generation facilities across the United States. AVANGRID employs approximately 7,000 people and has been recognized by Forbes and Just Capital as one of the 2021 JUST 100 companies - a list of America's best corporate citizens - and was ranked number one within the utility sector for its commitment to the environment and the communities it serves. The company supports the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals and was named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies in 2021 for the third consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. For more information, visit www.avangrid.com (https://www.avangrid.com/wps/portal/avangrid/home)

Job Information

POSITION–Union:ECC Designer/Programmer (19435) Augusta, ME

NUMBER OF OPEN POSITIONS:1

LOCATION:CMP-ME-Augusta General Office

Responsibilities

Responsible for specification development, implementation into production use, operational support and maintenance of the Energy Management System, encompassing a variety of functional software systems and third party applications. Provide the technical means and methodologies to allow Power System Dispatchers to operate and maintain a secure and reliable electricgridassuring customer reliability.

  • Maintains complex proprietary computer programs, SCADA, Network Model, and Dispatcher Training Simulator (DTS) databases, along with dynamic displays which are used to dispatch the power system. Required to prepare written reports explaining operation variances of programs for vendors.

  • Performs primary responsibilities for multiple EMS subsystems to include butnot limited to Data Acquisition Control (DAC), Historical Data, Dispatcher Graphical User Interface (GUI), Intercontrol Center Communication Protocol (ICCP), Power System Analysis and Real Time Calculations.

  • Performs engineering studies and prepares written reports using power system analysis software included with the Energy Management System and other software utilities such as PSEE and/or PSLF as adopted by the company for similar purposes.

  • Performs administrative tasks associated with the maintenance of the EMS and associated support systems. Include; operating systems, relational database management systems, communication front-end components, network infrastructure and software applications that comprise a number of functional subsystems key to the operation of a critical business system.

  • Enter data required to communicate with remote devices per established data point maps. Support end-to-end testing with field personnel and verify that both monitor and control requirements are implemented accurately.

  • Utilize available software utilities to perform power system network analysis and keep the data set which defines the network topology and connectivity of a power system network model up to date and accurate.

Competencies

  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower to grow

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Be a role model

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Be agile

  • Technical Skills

AVANGRID’s employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link (https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf)

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