SCADA Software Engineer Intern
Title: SCADA Software Engineer Intern
Does the idea of working for a progressive energy company and working with utility companies to keep the lights on turn you on? Are you interested in a career making the SMART GRID even SMARTER? Then energize your career as a SCADA Software Engineer Intern with Alstom Grid Network Management Solutions!
ALSTOM Grid Network Management Solutions -The Network Management Solutions group provides real-time information solutions for the efficient, reliable and secure operation of transmission and distribution infrastructures and markets. ALSTOM Grid Inc.'s Center of Excellence located in Redmond, Washington, is home to 400 staff specializing in the design, development and implementation of energy management and market software and in the integration of automation and information systems for electric utilities, oil & gas and other automated industries. The Company also provides project management for complex turnkey systems and associated automation support and IT migration. The technology developed in Redmond, WA is the market's recognized worldwide leader in energy management and market software solutions.
ALSTOM Grid Network Management Solutions, the leader in providing software and services to the Electric Utility Industry has an opening for aSCADA Software Engineer Intern in its Redmond, WA location. AsSCADA Software Engineer Intern , you willbe responsible forparticipating in the development, implementation, and testing of ALSTOM SCADA products and projects.
This position is responsible for:
· Performing assigned software development, enhancement, and maintenance tasks to support project delivery, product support and/or development activities.
· Gathering information for and preparing software and system level documentation, such as software design documents, system installation guides, unit and functional test procedures, programmers guides, and software maintenance manuals.
· Example Tasks:
o Convert utility programs from VB6 and C to VB.NET or C#
o Assist in writing/editing technical documentation.
All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this opportunity. Candidates who exceed minimum qualifications may be considered for a higher level position.
· Strong programming skills in object oriented languages, including C , C#, and/or Java, Oracle.
· Completion of at least two years toward a Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or degree.
· Good understanding of software design methodology.
· Good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to draft professional and technical reports and procedures.
· Ability to work independently and be self-motivated.
· Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Join ALSTOM Grid today, revolutionize the energy industry and energize your future!
Alstom is a worldwide leader in power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world. It provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind. It offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. The Group employs 93,000 people in more than 70 countries and had sales of over 23 billion in 2009/10 (pro forma figures).
About ALSTOM Grid
Alstom Grid, the newest sector of Alstom, has over 100 years of expertise in electrical grids. Whether for utilities or electro-intensive industries or facilitating the trading of electricity, Alstom Grid brings power to their customers projects.
Alstom Grid ranks among the top 3 in electrical transmission sector with a sales turnover of approximately 3.5 billion in 2009. It has 20,000 employees and over 90 manufacturing and engineering sites worldwide. Its four main business areas are Products, Systems, Automation and Service. At the heart of the development of Smart Grid, Alstom Grid offers products, services and integrated energy management solutions across the full energy value chainfrom power generation, through transmission and distribution grids and to the large end users.
Alstom is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Alstom is a Drug free Workplace