Platform Operator - Azure Databricks

Job Info

May 7, 2024


Posting Expiration Date: May 31, 2024

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Minimum Salary: $80000

Maximum Salary: $105000

Organization: IT Engineering & Operations

Department: Architecture/Digital Platforms

Section: IT ENG Ent. Data & Analytics

Location: NY-New York-4 Irving Pl Headquarters

Job Description

Mission Statement

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) employees are required to follow health, safety, and environmental policies, EEO, Standards of Business Conduct, and all other applicable company policy and procedures. We all share a responsibility to advance the company’s mission by excelling at our three corporate priorities – safety of our people and the public, operational excellence in all that we do, and ensuring the best possible customer experience.

Core Responsibilities

  • The Enterprise Data & Analytics (ED&A) team is responsible for delivering advanced analytics solutions, driving Con Edison's data strategy, managing the Company's Enterprise Data Analytics Platform, and delivering data solutions. Platform Engineering is a function that focuses on maintaining and improving analytics solutions implemented by our solution delivery teams across our technology stack. Our team's goal is to optimize and improve where necessary to achieve delivery of analytics solutions at a rapid pace to unlock and drive business value. This includes working with our end users to gather feedback on possible improvements that are needed to continue driving value and working with the solution delivery teams to deliver on said feedback for continuous iteration.
  • The Platform Operator (System Analyst) is responsible for the ongoing enhancement and technical support of the existing technology stack that services our Enterprise Data Analytics Platform. This individual will also be responsible for the day to day production operations of existing analytics platforms and products, ensuring the right levels of reliability, availability, performance and scalability in support of the business. They will work with solution delivery teams to establish best practices, optimize solutions, and troubleshoot issues. Additionally, this person will advise in new applications development and data integrations, including Planning, Requirements Gathering, Business Analysis, Design, Development, Testing, and Training.
  • Operator Role: Responsible for day-to-day operations of analytics platforms and addressing any inquiries from business users and solution delivery teams around continuous iteration of analytics use cases in continuing to drive business value.
  • Project Role: Works with limited supervision on low complexity project tasks.
  • Portfolio Scope: Contribute to the development efforts of in-house built applications and implementation efforts of vendor systems by advising solution delivery teams of optimal implementation from an architectural perspective. Support production systems by optimizing existing processes and procedures.
  • Deliverables: Technical designs, programs, low complexity APIs, unit and system test plans, and user guides.
  • Business Relationships and Management: Collaborates with subject matter experts to develop deliverables
  • Decision Making: Identifies issues, develops alternatives
  • People Leadership: Works independently on most tasks. Shares information readily.
  • Operations: Resolves incidents under the direction of the manager or team lead.
  • Performance Improvement: Participates in IT process improvement task implementations.
  • Communications: Communicates regularly, openly, and honestly with manager, team leads, team members and business partners using appropriate and effective methods. Raises concerns appropriately to mitigate issues.
  • Commitment to the ideals of developing a proactive, customer-centric culture to foster trust and confidence among customers and improve engagement and value for all our stakeholders
  • Support the team in its overall objectives, including analytics solution delivery and data operations.
  • Perform other related tasks and assignments as required.

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience or
  • Associate's Degree and a minimum of 4 years relevant work experience or
  • High School Diploma/GED and a minimum of 5 years relevant work experience

Preferred Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in an analytical, mathematical, business, or computational field and a minimum of 3 years relevant work experience

Relevant Work Experience

  • Experience with at least one of the following database languages: Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle Required
  • Experience with scripting programming languages: JavaScript, PowerShell, or others Required
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technology as required for the job using documentation and other available resources Required
  • Experience with Object Oriented Programming: Microsoft .NET (VB, C#), Java or Python Preferred
  • Experience developing applications and/or databases. Preferred
  • Experience with change management a plus. Preferred

Preferred Qualifications

  • - Certifications in Azure or Databricks technologies (cluster configuration, workflows, notebooks).- Knowledge of networking, security, and cloud infrastructure.- Familiarity with DevOps practices, including CI/CD pipelines and automation tools.

Skills & Ability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, etc.
  • Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Well organized, detail oriented and flexible to handle multiple assignments
  • Excellent collaboration and team building skills
  • Excellent organizational skills

Licenses & Certifications

  • Driver's License Required

Other Physical Demands

  • Must be able to respond to Company emergencies by performing a System Emergency Assignment to restore service to our customers.
  • Must be available to work off hours as operationally required for platform deployment or maintenance

Technical Difficulty Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of the individual’s actual or perceived disability, protected veteran status, race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, or any other actual or perceived status protected by law.