Dominion Energy Intern - Data Analytics (Richmond, VA) in RICHMOND, Virginia

Intern - Data Analytics (Richmond, VA)

Date:Sep 26, 2018

Location:RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219

Company:Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.

Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.

Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

Job Summary

This internship involves learning the basic concepts of electric distribution and data analytics. It also involves understanding Electric Distribution Reliability’s role in maintaining our electric distribution model and providing support to other groups in Dominion who use the model. The intern will be expected to learn and understand Dominion’s corporate culture of safety, ethics, and inclusion in the work place. Through a mentoring process, the intern will learn and assist with our development and testing of the electric load model and will perform advanced data analytics. This will include learning the Synergi Electric software program for distribution modeling, and using statistical computer languages and tools (SQL, R, Tableau, PI Historian, etc.) to manipulate and draw insights from large data sets including relational databases (Oracle, DB2, etc.) and distributed data (Hadoop and PingThings). Interns may be called upon to assist with service restoration during major outage events such as hurricanes and thunderstorms under the direct guidance of a mentor.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Personal computer software applications including Microsoft Office.

  • Verbal, written and interpersonal communication; time management and organization; math and technical aptitude.

  • Effectively interact with customers; work in a team; attention to detail; understand and apply work flow process.

  • Student must be enrolled in 4-year program or in a 2-year program with intent to transfer to 4-year institution.

  • Students must have a graduation date of spring 2021 or later.

  • Must have a 2.5 GPA or greater.

Education Requirements

  • Student must be enrolled in 4-year program or in a 2-year program with intent to transfer to 4-year institution.

  • Students must have a graduation date of spring 2021 or later.

  • Must have a 2.5 GPA or greater.

Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required

Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.

Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.

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