Southern California Edison Senior Manager of Risk Assessment & Strategy in Pomona, California

Job Description


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About Transmission and Distribution

Southern California Edison’s (SCE's) Transmission and Distribution Organizational Unit (T & D) is responsible for planning, engineering, constructing, operating, and maintaining transmission and distribution facilities throughout the 50,000-square-mile territory. T&D is the steward of roughly $19 billion in assets that safely and reliably deliver electricity to 14 million residents via SCE’s 5 million customer accounts.

Position Overview

The Senior Manager of Risk Assessment & Strategy in T&D Business Planning is responsible for the development and implementation of T&D’s Risk Analytics Framework which supports the development of the SCE’s Business Plans, Operating Plans and General Rate Case showings. This position will work closely with the T&D Asset Management organization to support the development of an integrated Asset Management Framework and specified Asset Class Strategies.

In order to meet these responsibilities, the successful candidate must be comfortable providing direction for quantitative analysis as well as communicating the results to a diverse group of audiences.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Oversight of risk-informed planning activities to evaluate potential mitigations (project, programs, etc.) which guides operational and regulatory decision making

  • Support development of key regulatory filings such as the 2018 RAMP and 2021 GRC

  • Manage T&D Strategic Plan development

  • Coordinates the analysis of historical work, cost, and resource needs data to identify trends, and bottlenecks

  • Forecast work volume and associated resource and financial needs.

Additionally, the Sr. Manager of Risk Assessment & Strategy will work with their counterparts in Engineering, Planning, Operations, Finance, Regulatory Affairs, and other OU’s to

  • address cross-cutting issues

  • perform scenario analysis, and

  • develop recommendations and corresponding cost benefit for senior management


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering or other related discipline.

  • Five (5) years of experience managing or supervising a unit/team or project management experience.

  • Experience developing and delivering technical presentations to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Three years of experience with statistical, econometric, or financial modeling

Desired Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering or other related discipline

  • Experience with operational planning and regulatory filings

  • Experience performing or overseeing quantitative risk analysis


  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Position will require 20% traveling between Pomona and Rosemead locations.

  • Relocation may apply.

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.