Alliant Energy Meter Data Specialist I in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID 3148BR

Posting Title Meter Data Specialist I

Recruiting Location(s) Cedar Rapids, IA

Position Type Regular

Schedule Type Full-Time

Posting Details Alliant Energy has four rewarding and exciting opportunities to be a Meter Data Specialist I. These positions will be filled at our Cedar Rapids General Office. In this role you would be on a team with seven other individuals performing work under the direct supervision of a Manager assisting in development and accumulation of data and information that supports Customer Care & Billing (CC&B), Load Research, metering, billing, and customer contact. You would serve as an analytical resource on departmental activities and projects.As an employee in our generation division, you will work in a stable industry that has the potential for job growth. We offer: A commitment to safety and career developmentExcellent benefits and a competitive pay rateAn inclusive environment for all employees

Job Responsibilities As a Meter Data Specialist I, duties include, but are not limited to: Collects, translates, verifies, edits, monitors, and maintains data from customer and metering information technologies.Receives, verifies, and monitors data from multiple metering sources and systems (i.e., CC&B, meter readers, Itron meter reading systems, Metretek, MV90 and RNI/MDM).Analyzes data gaps and identifies problems related to system functionality, data, and interfaces. Works with others to resolve problems and ensures they are solved in a timely manner; documents and communicates errors and solutions to appropriate personnel.Performs basic compilation of information to provide data and support to operations, regulatory, engineering, and other internal departments.Provides support to other departments and internal customers to answer questions regarding functionality, business processes, and proper use of meter reading equipment. Troubleshoots and manages day to day operational issues.Works with software support personnel, meter shops, and field personnel regarding account and meter information, testing and installation of records and software, monitoring and identifying malfunction, and updating and maintaining systems related to customer information.Develops, reviews, and prepares documentation that supports training, manuals, procedures, or processes in the department.All other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications This position requires a four year degree from an accredited college or university; in the absence of a degree four years of related technical and/or professional experience is required.Demonstrated effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.Demonstrated ability to use computer software programs (e.g., e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet, and project management).Demonstrated ability to analyze information and understand how systems process data.Basic understanding of utility operations preferred.Ability to exercise independent judgment and plan and carry out responsibilities with a minimum of direction.Ability to work in a diverse work environment.Alliant Energy will not provide sponsorship for an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa) now or in the future for this position.We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran.Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.Energize your future and apply today at www.alliantenergy.com/careers req #3148.

Removal Date 06/26/2017