Spatial Systems Analyst

Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3000

About CitiPower and Powercor: 

CitiPower and Powercor Australia are electricity distributors and supply power to more than one million Victorians. We own and manage the technology - poles, wires, meters, and distributed technologies such as storage - that deliver electricity to homes and businesses within Melbourne’s CBD, its suburbs and across central and western Victoria.

We proudly strive to provide a safe, inclusive and sustainable environment where all of our people feel respected, valued and supported to be the best they can be.


About the Role:

Are you someone who is highly analytical, has experience in IT Spatial Systems, and loves to be play a critical role in team success?

We now have an opportunity to join our leading organisation, utilising your highly technical skill in supporting the Outage Management System (PowerOn Restore), and related custom business critical applications.  

This role is hands on, analytical and business critical playing a key important part in our progressive and innovative IT business unit.

In this role you will work in a team responsible for the overall maintenance, support and development of the OMS application, related custom built applications and interfaces across all of Victoria Power Networks.  These applications play a significant part in supporting the core function of the business, including network outage management and end to end network planning. 

You will also be responsible for business systems analysis, design, development, testing, deployment and supporting. This role will require you to work with various stakeholders, including application vendors and internal customers/partners.

Please be aware this role requires participation in an afterhours support roster 

This a permanent opportunity that does not become available often and is perfect for a highly skilled Analyst in Spatial Systems.


Required skills and experience: 

  • Solid working experience and knowledge in programming (Object Oriented), preferably VB, Magik, Visual .Net, and Shell script
  • An understanding of relational database and PL/SQL development
  • Highly skilled analytical, time management and problem solving skills 
  • Tertiary qualifications in Computer Science or a related discipline desirable, as well as exposure to a wide range of IT hardware and software and formal IT customer methodologies
  • Experience with high availability systems and 24x7 system support
  • Knowledgeable and experience in network Outage Management Systems desirable
  • A good understanding of electrical distribution network and operating assets desirable


Your career with CitiPower and Powercor:

When you join our business, your work-life balance and career development are high priorities. We place emphasis on your development through diverse training programs, leadership courses and internal opportunities. 


Some of our benefits:

  • Exposure to industry leading practices within a strong and stable company
  • A great incentives package including an annual performance bonus, health and fitness subsidy, salary packaging options and much more…. 
  • A supportive team culture

If you possess the required skills and experience and you are looking for a fantastic career opportunity, please submit your application by COB 9th December 2021.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

In line with the Chief Health Officers COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Direction, all persons engaged at CitiPower, Powercor and United Energy, regardless of their role, will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Successful candidates will be required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.

OUR VALUES: Live safely, Be Customer and Community Minded, Succeed Together, Be The Best You Can Be, Improve Our Business

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