General Electric Reliability Analyst in Schenectady, New York
Job Description Summary
In this role, you will support the implementation and monitoring of the GE ROC Operations with specific emphasis on facets of North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Control Center compliance. You will use and enhance cutting edge analytics software and tools to analyze compliance of renewables power generation teams. We are looking for people to join us in our mission to maximize customer value by proactively detecting, evaluating and resolving internal and external compliance issues with the highest level of safety, quality, and expertise.
If you are passionate about being part of a highly dynamic operational environment, the ability to help us make better use of IT automation and want to develop solid technical skills, we want to hear from you!
Roles and Responsibilities
Quickly learn and understand engineering processes related to renewables power generation and control room operations
Quickly master analytics software and tools
Deftly manage customer expectations and satisfaction for the managed fleet
Deliver savings to our customers in the form of increase response velocity, reduced maintenance costs, less unplanned downtime, compliance operations support
Assist in developing and maintaining an effective compliance monitoring plan for NERC related policies and procedures
Assist in conducting compliance reviews, investigations and audits to assess compliance with NERC rules and regulations in multiple regions
Participate in the development, enhancement and maintenance of NERC compliance procedures, processes, tools, and general operation of the compliance program and its related activities, incorporating lessons learned and enhancements needed pursuant to compliance monitoring activities
Assist in preparing monitoring assessment reports and developing / maintaining metrics to track completion of monitoring reviews
Assess the development and implementation of corrective action plans for resolution of potential concerns and enhancement of compliance and ethical behavior
Perform day-to-day operation of Balance of Plant outage scheduling, un-planned outages, documentation, notification and follow-ups.
Remain current on new and proposed FERC-related laws and regulations and advises supervisor of compliance impact
Apply ethics and compliance perspective to related operational protocols
Ensure all compliance aspects of position are known and followed; understands and complies with all policies, codes and regulations applicable to position and company
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 6 years of experience in Job Family Group(s)/Function(s))
Minimum of 1 year of experience in the Services & Customer Reliability. Knowledge level is comparable to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college ( or a high school diploma with relevant experience).
Electrical Engineering background and/or Engineering background
Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) experience
Related compliance or audit experience with a working knowledge of NERC regulations or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Excellent knowledge of legal, finance and operational areas of a regulated utility
Demonstrated ability to conduct internal reviews, investigations, ethical decision-making and handle a high level of confidentiality
Knowledge of applicable regulatory associations / commissions and their related policies, orders and reporting requirements
Excellent communication (written and verbal), time-management, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
Knowledge of PC, Microsoft Office Applications, spreadsheet and database software