SCADA Programmer (Classification: Programmer Analyst I/II

  • Modesto Irrigation District
  • Modesto, California
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Administrative Analysis and Research Information Technology and Communication Services
  • Salary: $73,569.60 - $103,958.40 Annually USD

Job Description

Description

The Modesto Irrigation District is currently recruiting to fill one full-time regular position in the IT Applications Support Department, Information Technology Division, to analyze, design, develop, test, and maintain solutions and enterprise applications including Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and Advanced Meter Infrastructure (AMI) systems.

Perform configuration of the control system/SCADA databases and construction (linking) of the real time single lines and overview displays used for control, monitor and maintaining of the electric grid. Perform analysis, and provide recommendations to address database and display issues as they relate to the operation. Work with the maintenance team to implement tools and utilities in order to enhance and automate the generation of databases, displays, real time calculations and configuration of devices. Write code in the c programming language to fill in gaps of functionality not provided by current SCADA-EMS system.

Any Qualified Individual May Apply. This is a non-exempt position and is part of the Administrative, Technical and Clerical Bargaining Unit. The list established as a result of this recruitment may be used to fill other Programmer Analyst I/II vacancies that may occur within the District through October 7, 2022.
The position will be filled at the appropriate level (Programmer Analyst I or Programmer Analyst II) based on the qualifications of the successful candidate.
Examples of Duties
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

PROGRAMMER ANALYST I:
  • Perform single activities in support of information technologies, which may include assisting in developing, designing, modifying and maintaining software for applications.
  • Activities may apply to applications software in support of administrative information systems, communications systems and desktop personal systems including software in support of voice, data and/or video technologies or infrastructures.
PROGRAMMER ANALYST II:
  • In addition to duties described in Programmer Analyst I, perform multiple activities in support of information technologies, which may include assisting in developing, designing, modifying and maintaining software for applications.
Other Related Duties
Other duties as assigned
Typical Qualifications

Any combination of education, experience, knowledge and abilities may satisfy the necessary minimum qualifications. A typical way to obtain the education, experience, knowledge and abilities would be:

Education:
High School diploma or equivalent. Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a major in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering or Mathematics or closely related field.

Experience:
  • Program Analyst I: None
  • Program Analyst II: Three (3) years of related programming/analysis experience. Preference will be given to those with experience as an electronics technician.

Knowledge and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of programming languages and environments utilizing structured techniques; system analysis, statistical methods, principles and techniques of programming and applicable programming software.
  • Ability to create, adapt, integrate and deploy software to solve problems and enable new opportunities; update, modify, test and repair existing software to ensure continued utility; identify, test and monitor how problems affect function and performance; adapt, combine and improve existing products, processes and programs; contribute to and influence decisions regarding division policies and procedures.

PROGRAMMER ANALYST II:
  • In addition to the knowledge and abilities described above, ability to help develop innovative solutions when appropriate.

Progression for each level of Programmer Analyst will be based on proficiency in categories defined in the Information Technology Skill Comparison for Programmer Analysts Matrix.

Special Requirement: Must have a valid California Class C driver license.

Supplemental Information
Qualified applicants must submit a completed District application. APPLY IMMEDIATELY. The position is open until filled. Screening of applications will begin on or after, Monday, November 1, 2021. Applications received after this date are not guaranteed consideration.

Applications will be reviewed on a comparative basis and only those most qualified will be invited to continue in the selection process which will consist of an overall assessment of the individual's skills through (1) oral interview; and (2) contacting of references to include current and former supervisors. The applicant must perform successfully in each phase of the testing in order to continue in the selection process.

Applicants requiring necessary accommodations to the application process may contact Human Resources at (209) 526-7341. California Relay Service is available at (800) 735-3933 voice and (800) 735-2929 TDD. The Modesto Irrigation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE VERIFICATION OF HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR GED AND APPLICABLE HIGHER EDUCATION DEGREE, PASS A MEDICAL EXAM INCLUDING A DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREEN, AND A COMPLETE BACKGROUND CHECK PRIOR TO BEGINNING WORK.

INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS ANNOUNCEMENT MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

For a complete list of MID Benefits, please refer to the following: http://www.mid.org/careers/benefits.htm

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

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