MDU Resources Group Systems Analyst - SCADA Developer in ND, Washington

Job Summary:

Interface with users to meet the business operational needs through the use of technology. Study existing business functions and system applications in order to design, develop and implement the data structures, programs and documentation necessary to automate and enhance the companies’ business processes. Support the development of the essential core design of features meeting the needs across various applications throughout the organization. Responsible for placing safety as #1 priority in day to day work routine for self and others.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems or a related field or equivalent experience.

  • Two years of professional experience that includes relevant development tools and business analysis review in areas of system design and application development.

Key Skills & Competencies

  • Good written, interpersonal and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with internal and external customers.

  • Able to manage multiple priorities.

  • Broad knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures in one or more business applications.

  • Experience in software design and development in a business environment.

  • Understanding of and ability to maintain confidentiality of all company information.

SCADA Key Skills

  • Flow-Cal Software, Oracle DB Administration, Crystal Reports

  • Wonderware Software, MS SQL Administration, Windows Server Administration

  • Knowledge of SCADA, Control Systems, Display building and designing Human Machine Interfaces (HMI)

  • Basic Programming, Excel VB scripting, .Net scripting

  • Familiarity with Field Automation, Field Telemetry, Telemetry communication Methods

  • Familiarity with Program Logic Controllers (PLCs)

  • Familiarity with Remote Terminal Units (RTUs)

  • Experience in testing Communications and data flow, Analyze Protocol messages and assist field technicians with troubleshooting and related data interfaces.

Additional Requirements

  • Must be legally authorized to work in United States, no sponsorships considered.

  • Subject to Pre-employment Drug Testing Policy and Background Check.

  • As required by ND state law, applicants are hereby notified that smoking is prohibited in and around MDU facilities and permissible only in designated areas.

How To Apply

Apply online at or fax completed application to 701-222-7821.

Company: Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.

Department: Enterprise IT Development & ERP

Location: Kennewick, WA or Boise, ID or Bismarck, ND, WA

Hiring Manager: Ronald Kutzler

Closing Date: 06/30/2017 at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type: Full-Time