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Business Analyst - AMI ( Advanced Metering Infrastructure)

Location: Rose City, Portland, OR
Job # 10332542
Date Posted: 01-16-2018
Mavensoft is looking for Business Analyst - AMI (Advanced Metering Infrastructure) in Rose City, Portland, Oregon for 10 months contract. If you are interested and meet below requirements please email or apply online for immediate considerations with your salary expectations.  Thank you for your time.
Job Title:  Business Analyst - AMI (Advanced Metering Infrastructure)
Location:  Rose City Portland, Oregon
Duration: 10 months 
Skills:  AMI Infrastructure, MS office, Advanced MS Excel, develop project forecasts, work planning analysis/modeling, Analytical Skills, asset performance analysis, technical writing, utility experience
Project Description:
  • The project will replace 1400-1600 Commercial and Industrial customer meters that are currently being read by the 3G cellular network. New AMI (advanced Metering Infrastructure) meters will be installed.
  • The analyst will be to provide a wide range of administrative/analytical functions to support the initial phase of the project that encompasses qualification testing, design, and initial implementation.
Job duties:
The analyst will provide support for the area’s listed below of the project. Note that engineering resources will provide technical expertise and guidance for the analyst.
Asset Management – (meters and instrument transformers)
  • tracking of new meters
  • total life cycle and handling of meters
  • purchase order to delivery to acceptance to deploy and installation
  • meter removals and reason codes (collect data)
  • obsolete meter list and procedures associated (field and shop)
  • refurb criteria – for shop
  • financial handling/booking of installations (cap v O&M)
Warranty Management
  • Change management
  • Criteria established & guidelines
  • System to ID warranty expiry – post CET (billing system replacement project)
  • Custom feature add-on to PowerTrack (meter asset system)
  • Requirements docs
  • RMA process understanding/improvement
Forecasting meter delivery
  • Project related deliveries
  • Connect to supply chain/legal to meet contractual obligations
Face place/PO/price – tracking to contractual price – closely related to Meter Shop work
Route optimization by coordinators
  •  Work planning, scheduling, and dispatching plan
  •  Capital/Key project work
Creation of field installation procedures for meter replacements (engineer will provide tech support)
Commissioning plans for new DT49 refresh meters (new AMI meters being installed)
  • Energization
  • Install tests, data-reads, record keeping, etc
Support development of test plans for DT49 refresh meters
Acceptance testing of DT49 meters - regular shipments
  • record keepingļƒ  feeds warranty management
Field troubleshooting & failures – Standard Operating Procedures
Field failure tracking (asset management strategy)
  • Asset health report (document data needs and develop performance reports)
Additional Skills Required
  • Analytical Skills
  • Writing skills (technical writing is preferred)
  • Knowledge of utility operations (preferred)
  • Knowledge of revenue electric meters (preferred)
Required Skills:
  • MS office
  • MS Excel – Advanced user (formulas, graphs/trending, pivot tables)
  • Strong writing skills - able to draft business proposals, standard operating procedures, and reports
  • Analytical skills – able to develop project forecasts, work planning analysis/modeling, and asset performance analysis
Years’ experience required: 5 years
Preferred job skills:
  • Experience working within an electric utility
  • Experience working with revenue electric meters/business
  • Technical writing skills
  • Project management / organization skills
Top 3 skills to be successful in this role:
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel
  • Budget/forecasting
  • Ability to work independently, and engage/direct other team members as needed


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