An Important Message about Exelon Recruitment during COVID-19

We hope that you and your loved ones are managing through this challenging and uncertain time. The COVID-19 pandemic has demanded unprecedented changes to our daily lives. That said, what hasn’t changed for us is the vital work we do, and our commitment to ensuring the safety of our candidates, employees, customers, and communities. While our hiring process looks a bit different today, with 100 percent virtual interviewing and other solutions in place to facilitate proper social distancing, we remain focused on powering possibilities for new talent who are ready to join us in making a difference. As always, you can find our available opportunities here. We truly appreciate your continued interest in opportunities with Exelon and our family of companies.

Sr Transmission Database Specialist (EU Trans Elect System Ops)

This job posting is no longer active.

Location: Christiana, DE, United States
Organization: PHI Service Company
Job ID: 224988
Date Posted: Apr 10, 2020

Share: mail

Job Description


At Exelon, we've got a place for you! 

Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce. 

Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits. 

Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 100 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon!

We have 2 vacancies: One of those positions to be filled in the Mid-Atlantic North (locations) and the other position can be either Mid-Atlantic North or South (locations).

The work location for this position can be any MidAtlantic company’s transmission control center (see below). Importance notice about future state of this position; once the Transmission Control Center consolidation is completed this position will be is expected to consolidate work location to either the MidAtlantic North (Kennett Square, PA) or MidAtlantic South (Baltimore, MD) facility. Current timing is MA South Q1 2021 and MA North Q1 2022. 

MOB - Main office building-Philadelphia, PA

EOB - Electric Operations Building-Baltimore, MD

NCRO - New Castle Regional Office-Newark, DE

ARO - Atlantic Regional Office-Mays Landing, NJ

BCC - Bethesda Control Center-Bethesda, MD

Primary purpose of this position is to maintain data integrity of the EU Energy Management System (EMS) databases and displays, and the data that is integrated with the PI-Historian (PI) and the Inter Communications Control Protocol (ICCP) data links as well as maintenance of calculations and ability to write the programming code for them. 

Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.


1. Maintain EMS databases (SCADA/FEP), displays, and data links to Pi Historian, Chronus, ICCP 
2. Support capital project work by coding EMS databases, building RTU timing tables, providing calculations for Transmission/Sub-transmission data, build displays/linkages and conduct point-to-point testing between EMS and substation field equipment 
3. Perform EMS communication troubleshooting with outside groups such as IT and UCOMM 
4. Investigate SCADA hardware/software problems with internal BSC IT or external vendors 
5. Support EMS upgrade projects and support external / internal committees as needed 

Bachelor of Science in either Engineering or Computer Science and 5-8 years experience in database design/maintenance and/or network modeling or associated technical equivalent (e.g. AA certificate in computer science, programming or relational database tools) or 10 years experience with Transmission or Distribution metering and control systems or equivalent
combination of formal education/training and experience. 

Experience with EMS software and data maintenance processes and tools used to build databases and displays.  Experience with SQL and Linux/Unix commands. 

Performs critical function that supports real-time transmission operations by building and maintaining the EMS database including RTU configuration and communications, calculation maintenances, and database querying and scripting. 
Required to work independently with minimal oversight, and coordinate maintenance activities with transmission control room personnel and peers across EU as it relates to EMS database updates.
Required to share lessons learned with peers across EU and suggest innovate process improvement ideas. 


Exelon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. 

VEVRAA Federal Contractor 

EEO is the Law Poster

Share: mail

Frequent Job Searches

Recently Viewed Jobs

Most Recent Job Searches

Relevant Jobs

Personalize this site