Duke Energy IT Infrastructure Analyst in Plainfield, Indiana

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Position Summary

The IT Infrastructure Analyst will serve as a member of the Critical Infrastructure & Operations team. Major accountabilities include, but are not limited to: handling tickets routed to the support team for Server Operations; helping to ensure business requirements are sufficiently met; assisting in product upgrades; providing technical consultation to clients and team members; assisting in the development & support of product support documentation; compliance with regulatory and corporate IT standards.


  • Installing, configuring, and supporting Windows Servers, Workstations and Process Applications.

  • Analyzing business processes, information gathering, interpreting requirements, developing specifications and implementing process workflow, including routing and approvals.

  • Performing activities/processes that manage Server Operating Systems, Hardware and Provisioning (AV, Backup, Patching, etc).

  • Participation on project teams to deliver quality server architectural solutions.

  • Supporting critical control centers.

  • Developing and promoting standard operating procedures

  • Performing problem resolution and root cause analysis along with recommending and implementing preventive techniques.

  • Documenting standard operating processes and procedures.

  • Ensure NERC CIP compliance requirements are meet and maintained

  • Participation in 24x7 on-call rotation

Working Conditions

  • This position must sit in Plainfield, IN

  • Up to 10% travel

Basic/Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline OR Three (3)

years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree

  • One to two (1-2) years of prior equivalent work related experience in addition to a degree

Desired Qualifications

  • Expertise with Windows Operating Systems.

  • Prior experience with change control processes.

  • Familiarity with Agile principles and practices

  • Experience with infrastructure support tools such as backup, Anti-malware and patching.

  • Organization and customer service skills.

  • Analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent teamwork skills.

  • Ability to manage change.

  • Ability to thoroughly document work processes, communicate, and adhere to processes.

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Strong inter-personal skills (listening, conflict management, approachability, negotiations).

  • Experience working in a regulated environment such as NERC CIP, SOX or HIPAA.

  • Familiarity with Linux Operating Systems.

  • Familiarity with SCADA Security and NERC CIP Security requirements.

  • Knowledge of EMC Storage Software, SAN attached storage, EMC Avamar, HP Blade Systems, Citrix, VMware, Shavlik, McAfee ePo, and Bladelogic

  • Knowledge of FootPrints and SQL Database Administration

  • Ability to learn / adapt quickly to a rapidly changing environment - ability to manage change.

  • This position requires the incumbent to be well rounded in all facets of systems administration and possess the ability to quickly assess and take ownership of a situation with a commitment to work until a resolution is found.

Travel Requirements


Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)No

Represented/Union PositionNo

Visa Sponsored PositionNo

Posting Expiration Date

Thursday, May 24, 2018

All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.

Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.

We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, supplying and delivering electricity to approximately 7.4 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 52,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.5 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.

Regardless of your skill set or specific interest, we're looking for the best and brightest talent in the industry. Our people make us great - and we're always looking for more. Find your career path today at Duke Energy, where it's more than a career - it's a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

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