Job ID: 511780
Location: ASHLAND, MS
511780 - Specialist, Controls Gas
Organization: Power Operations
Department: Magnolia Combined Cyle
Location: Ashland, Mississippi
Posting Open: 9/13/2021
Posting Close: 9/20/2021
The purpose of this position is to provide ownership and expert knowledge of the various control systems used by the Gas fleet and associated equipment at TVA’s sites. With a detailed knowledge of these controls and how they interface with the installed equipment, this position will ensure overall standardized approach to controls reliability and cybersecurity architecture protection schemes to ensure compliance with NERC regulatory requirements.
Supervisory Responsibility — Provide oversight to contractors and vendors while possessing the ability to work as team member and influence outcomes regarding regulatory requirements.
Education – B.S. degree in Engineering, related field or equivalent experience.
Experience - A minimum of 5 years of experience in engineering functions providing design, operation, and maintenance support of power generating facilities and/or industrial facilities and control systems. Experience with HMI and historians desirables. Must possess knowledge of TVA Gas Operations electrical and digital control systems, Cyber Security regulations, reliability standards and engineering processes associated with the design, maintenance, modification and configuration management of these systems.
Certification/License, etc — NERC Training and Operation Certification desirable, Certified Information Systems Security Professional desirable
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities — Knowledge of industry practices, and technical standards related to the design, operation, and maintenance of NERC/CIP programs and engineering technical programs with respect to requirements and implementation strategies. Must possess knowledge of computer software, computer hardware, communication systems, and associated engineering practices utilized in programs and regulatory FISMA & CIP areas. Demonstrated ability to interpret policy matters, develop business cases, and communicate effectively with all levels of management. Demonstrated managerial competencies such as leadership, delegation, analysis, teamwork, planning, and communication skills. Demonstrated ability to identify, justify, organize, and implement large-scale projects. Candidate may be required to obtain and maintain a security clearance based on position / access requirements and essential job functions.
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