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Pacific Gas & Electric Company Expert Distribution Operations Data Analyst in San Francisco, California

Requisition ID # 23959

Job Category : Business Operations / Strategy

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Electric Operations

Job Location : San Francisco


Based in San Francisco, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. And we deliver some of the nation's cleanest energy to our customers in Northern and Central California. For PG&E, Together, Building a Better California is not just a slogan. It's the very core of our mission and the scale by which we measure our success. We know that the nearly 16 million people who do business with our company count on our more than 24,000 employees for far more than the delivery of utility services. They, along with every citizen of the state we call home, also expect PG&E to help improve their quality of life, the economic vitality of their communities, and the prospect for a better future fueled by clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.

Department Overview

The men and women of Electric Operations ensure the delivery of safe and reliable electric service to our customers. Electric Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management, business planning, restoration and emergency response.

Position Summary

Provides business intelligence for decision-making and operational performance. Performs analyis on highly complex data from systems such as Outage Management, SmartMeter, CYME, Line Sensor Data and Weather Stations. Plans, monitors and forecasts department budget. Analyzes and reports the variances between budget and actual.

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs analysis on highly complex data models that have cross-functional impact and presents recommendations.

  • Works with department to develop budget (expense, capital, and expenditures), and monitor, forecast and report on budget performance.

  • Presents findings and makes recommendations to management or others within organization.

  • Develops and tracks metrics that provide data for process measurement, business operations or risk assessment and may present findings to leadership.

  • Communicates (oral and written) recommendations and findings to leaders and officers.

  • Leads complex and major projects which may be cross functional.

  • Assists with the implementation of process improvements and efficiencies.

  • Leads the development of the Scorecards that are used to measure ongoing performance.

  • Performs research internally and externally.



  • Utility industry experience, or other job-related, 6 years


  • Experience in business planning

  • Experience in electric operations

  • Experience with SAP

  • Experience with SmartMeter