Energy Settlements Information Analyst

Job Posting Date: July 15, 2017
Requisition #: 54174819-E01
Job Category: Energy Supply / Trading
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Employment Type: Management
Business Unit: Strategy and Policy
Schedule: Full-time
City: 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 wedeliver 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 knowthat 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 theirquality 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 employerthat 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, protectedveteran 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

We recognize that our employees are the backbone ofour success. It’s the mix of talent, skill, enthusiasm, drive and team spirit that empowers our employees to deliver your energy, today and tomorrow. This is your opportunity to join our team and make your contributions in an industry that is rapidly changing.

The Energy Policy and Procurement (EPP) organization manages electric and gas procurement to ensure reliable supply (e.g. meet the gas and electric needs of our customers 24 hours a day), reduce customer costs and price risk, minimize shareholder risk, andsupport environmentally preferred resources.

Energy Settlements Information Management (ESIM) is a group within Energy Policy Procurement (EPP) that is responsible for Energy Settlement systems reliability and information management. In addition ESIM isalso responsible for the timely submittal of accurate Settlement Quality Meter Data (SQMD) to the California ISO (CAISO). Settlement Quality Meter Data (SQMD) are the end result of a complex series of application processes and data flows, which are utilized by boththe CAISO to produce invoices and settlements and by PG&E (and other utilities and energy providers) to reconcile their records with CAISO results. The management of SQMD operations is the function and responsibility of the Settlements Analyst.

Position Summary

This position will coordinate system and information related requirements within the Electric Settlements, IT and partner organizations within PG&E, as well as between PG&E and the CAISO. In addition to info managementrelated duties, Analysts will work with numerous cross-functional teams related to department goals.


Minimum Qualifications:
*High School or GED – General Education Develpment – GED Diploma
*1 year of relevant professionalexperience to include:
o Professional experience in business systems and data analysis, including maintaining Microsoft Excel spreadsheets
o Experience providing first-line production support for business information systems designed toproduce results in support of enterprise-wide operations
o Experience in SQL, Tableau report development, and developing and maintaining Microsoft Access

Desired Qualifications:
*Ability to think strategically, solve complex problems,develop and maintain timelines
*Information technology, MS Windows OS, Oracle DB, MS Access, MS Excel VBA
*Ability to synthesize business issues to drive effective decision making
*Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within ateam
*Energy or regulatory environment work experience
*Excellent oral and written communications skills
*Advanced degree in accounting, business administration, economics, management information systems, mathematics, or statistics


*Collaborate with business partners to identify business requirements, develop functional specifications, and prioritize information technology work for IT.
*Perform data analysis with IT and within Electric Settlements inensuring settlement related data quality, accuracy and timeliness for all end users.
*Function as Electric Settlements representative for IT change control management. Review all IT changes related to Electric Settlements. Recommend additions, changes,deletions or ‘go-as’ as appropriate.
*Monitor Load and Generation meter data behavior to ensure accuracy prior to CAISO submission.
*Research and troubleshoot any Electric Settlement data issues between upstream and downstream partners or applicationsystems.
*Manage all Electric Settlement systems access control and SOX control
*Recovery and Business Continuity planning and exercises, and annual CAISO SQMD audit.
*Provide ad-hoc Settlement Operation analytical and data request support.
*Develop and apply strategies to streamline activities and introduce process improvements for the team.
*Lead or participate in projects, as assigned, which may be at team, department or enterprise levels.
*Lead or participate in continuous processimprovement to seek ongoing productivity, quality, and efficiency.


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