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American Transmission Company System Operations Engineer/Analyst in Cottage Grove, Wisconsin

Summary of Responsibilities:

Bring your positive energy to ATC! We're looking for a System Operations Engineer/Analyst to provide a variety of technical software engineering support services to the System Operation Center (SOC) to update, develop, and maintain and integrate the Energy Management System (EMS) software along with other control center automation systems. This role is deeply involved with supporting our operations at ATC by conducting hardware and software engineering work to ensure reliable interconnected electric transmission power grid operations.

Essential Responsibilities:

ATC employees enjoy flexible schedules and you’ll use your bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science to configure, enhance and troubleshoot EMS hardware and software. You’ll provide technical support for scripting and code development (Perl, PowerShell, C++, etc.) as well as SQLServer Administration. Blend Operations Technology (OT) with Information Technology (IT) to make a difference supporting applications that help provide reliable power to the electric grid.

Our operations are 24/7, so a high sense of urgency is needed to provide on call and after hours support on a rotating schedule. The work you do directly impacts our ability to provide reliable power to our customers.

If you enjoy leading the design, installation, and maintenance of EMS software and automation solutions to support user and application requirements join an organization that has been named a Top Workplace!

Grades 23/25/28/30

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Full time

Equal Opportunity Employer:

ATC is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to foster diverse teams of talented people working safely together. We respect and embrace diversity of all aspects and hire, train and promote employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We encourage women, minorities, veterans and individuals with a disability to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any characteristic protected by law.

American Transmission Co. is a transmission-only electric utility that helps keep the lights on, businesses running and communities strong in Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota and Illinois. As owner and operator of more than 9,530 miles of transmission lines and 530 substations, we help meet the electric needs of more than 5 million people in our service area.