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Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation Junior System Analyst in Poughkeepsie, New York

Benefits :

  • Competitive compensation

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with substantial company match

  • Life and travel insurance

  • Tuition assistance

  • Wellness reimbursement program

  • Paid holidays and vacation

What is a Junior System Analyst?

System Analysts work within the Information Technology group which supports the company’s Information Technology infrastructure and applications and maintains a high availability operation. This is not a ServiceDesk position.

What does a Junior System Analyst do?

  • Supports corporate Technology Infrastructure & Operations including database design and administration, application systems support and administration, network design and administration, server systems management, and general cyber security design and administration

  • Supports corporate Technology Business Applications, including SAP S/4 Hana, Microsoft Office 365 and Azure based applications, as well as a variety of business supporting solutions.

  • Applies corrective changes, assists in planning, and the development of recommendations

  • Conducts system performance analysis, troubleshooting, and software installations

  • Collaborates cross-functionally with individuals and leaders across the Technology organization in a positive manner to derive the best solution to support the business needs

  • Provides support for storm/emergency restoration efforts

What does it take to be a Junior System Analyst?


  • Bachelor’s degree. In lieu of a bachelor’s degree, candidates with an associate’s degree and 3+ years of related experience and candidates with a high school diploma or equivalency degree and 5+ years of related experience will be considered.

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills; ability to interact effectively with individuals at all levels

  • Ability to quickly troubleshoot problems that may arise in work products and partner with analysts to identify and implement solutions; determine root cause and research potential solutions

  • Ability to understand business functionality and translate it into process flow diagrams, application requirements and system design

  • Must act as a role model for technical competence, helpfulness, facilitation of learning, and teamwork

  • Must take responsibility for personal learning, development, and time management, and set achievable and meaningful work jobs while managing personal targets

  • Must demonstrate commitment to organizational values including performing to a high ethical standard while focusing on integrity, collaboration, and teamwork in all efforts

  • Must be able to work off-hours and weekends when required and be available for scheduled 24/7 callout support

  • Valid driver’s license


  • Degree in Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or STEM field with previous experience in the aforementioned fields

  • Technical understanding and/or working knowledge of Windows Server (including Active Directory and SQL Server), Oracle Linux RHEL, and AutoCAD

  • Experience with system integration including the development of strategies and implementation of best practices

  • One or more recognized technical certifications (e.g., GIAC or SANS certifications)

  • Understanding of NERC compliance requirements

  • Programming and scripting experience

  • Experience in energy & utilities or services industry

Please go to . Click the “Search Career Opportunities” button. Follow the directions to submit an application and upload your resume for the desired position.

Applications sent via e-mail and US Mail will not be accepted. No phone calls or agencies, please. All replies will be held in strict confidence.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


Look to Central Hudson for an environment that fosters teamwork, safety awareness and impeccable customer service. We are committed to educational development, employee satisfaction and a diverse workforce. We also have a strong belief in and long history of promoting from within. Our employees enjoy numerous opportunities for transition and growth throughout their careers.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including competitive compensation, health benefits, 401K plan with substantial company match, tuition assistance, wellness reimbursement, life insurance, and paid holidays and vacation.