The Springfield Headquarters is currently seeking applicants for an Energy Management System (EMS) Analyst in the Information Services Division. As part of the Solution Engineering team, the EMS Analyst will define, design, develop, test, deploy and maintain system changes to support the reliable operations of Associated’s Electric Grid by System Operators. This includes management and administration of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) hardware and communication networks, database modeling, programming, display design, and may include other technical activities within our EMS vendor’s software package. The EMS Analyst often serves as project lead and coordinates efforts with more senior and more junior developers, and will share responsibility for determining architecture of solutions across the system. This position will also partner with internal business partners in order to assess their needs and recommend the systems that will achieve their long-term vision.
Qualified applicants will have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer information systems, or other related technical field or commensurate experience. All levels of experience will be considered with a preference for candidates with at least three years related experience. Technical requirements include familiarity with SCADA or HMI technologies AND experience installing, programming, and troubleshooting graphical user interface design, structured programming languages, real-time database modeling, network-distributed computer systems, and concurrent time-critical applications. Prior knowledge of EMS design, operations and components; bulk electrical power systems and components; and SCADA communications technology is preferred. C or C++ programming experience and a working knowledge of energy industry compliance regulations are a plus.
To learn more about Associated and to apply for a position, please visit www.aeci.org/careers and complete your profile. You will be able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter) and apply for a position.
AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. Please reference the contact information above if you require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to an appointment.
Relocation expenses are negotiable.
About Associated Electric Cooperative Inc.
Associated Electric Cooperative Inc. (AECI) is owned by and provides wholesale power to six regional and 51 local electric cooperative systems in Missouri, northeast Oklahoma and southeast Iowa that serve more than 875,000 customers. AECI’s mission is to provide an economical and reliable power supply and support services to its members with the vision of being the nation’s lowest-cost wholesale power supplier. AECI is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative.