Lead Telecommunications / SCADA Engineer

Location: Rochester, NY
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $100,000.00 - $130,000.00
Date: 8/3/2019
Job ID: 02674064
Job Description

Lead Telecommunications / SCADA Engineer


Location: Rochester NY


 


We are seeking a Lead Telecom / SCADA Engineer to join the Power division of global EPC firm with office in Rochester, NY. This leadership position will be responsible for performing enterprise telecommunications planning, SCADA engineering, documentation, and diagnostics within the Operational Smart Grids network. MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE w/Substation Communication Systems for electric utilities.


 


Responsibilities:



  • Manage telecommunications carrier relationships; tracks and escalates tickets as required and coordinates postmortem activity.

  • Act as department business security liaison and serves as Client representative for Global Technical Security Team.

  • Lead the completion of assigned telecommunication engineering projects within budgetary and scheduling guidelines. 

  • Respond to requests for data communications connectivity that are related to moves, adds, and changes within the customer community.

  • Assist in the analysis, scheduling, acquisition, implementation, and documentation of telecommunications hardware, software, and facilities for assigned projects.

  • Respond to general technical data network facility, hardware, and software problems and engages required resources.

  • Plan, manage, and supervise vendor engagements.

  • Monitor system performance and ensures capacity planning is performed by assessing and making recommendations for improvement.

  • Ensure department is up to date regarding regulatory guidelines and industry best practices related to security.

  • Assist in the development of technical standards for network design and equipment configuration.


 


Minimum Qualifications:



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, or Network Engineering.

  • 7+ years of engineering experience.

  • PE License, LEED, or CCP certifications are a plus.

  • MUST HAVE experience in network or telecom engineering for electric utility projects

    • Experience with Network design and SCADA communication design and troubleshooting. 

    • Demonstrated experience working on Substation Communication Systems and SCADA Communications



  • Proven track record of successful project execution.

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the willingness to accept accountability, solicit involvement from team members, and provide steady and fair leadership.


 


Salary: $DOE. Comprehensive benefits within a top-level organization.


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