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Information Technology Rotation Development Program (ITRDP)

San Francisco, CA, US, 94105

Requisition ID # 30211 

Job Category : Engineering / Science 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Information Technology

Job Location : San Francisco

Department Overview:

PG&E’s IT Department is headquartered in San Francisco, CA with teams in various locations within our service territory.   The IT organization is comprised of over 1600 professionals who plan, design develop and operate the information and telecommunications systems that enable the company to meet its commitment to customers: Keeping the Lights on and the Gas Flowing, Delivering at a Reasonable Price, Meeting Our Commitments, and Simple and Convenient Options.  IT supports the business vision by improving service quality, increasing capabilities through the development of additional functionality, implementing new technology, reducing cost, increasing productivity, and facilitating organizational and business effectiveness through enabling technologies.


Position Summary:

The ITRDP is a 12 – 18 month rotation program that provides engineers an opportunity to gain meaningful work experience in up to three departments within Information Technology.  Samples of the possible placements are in the following areas:

•Business Technologies (Customer Care, Electric, Gas, Power Generation, Corporate Services)

•Information Security and Compliance


•Infrastructure & Operations (Server Support, Application Operations, Networking, Mobile Technology, Client devices)

The rotational opportunities may be located anywhere within our service territory.


With six months in each rotation, participants will have a variety of work responsibilities, the goal of which is to both learn about the department and contribute to its success.  Engineers can expect to work in various locations across PG&E’s service territory. Candidates must be highly motivated, show great initiative, and deal with people and issues openly, directly and respectfully. Candidates must also be able to communicate their thoughts and ideas clearly.


Minimum Qualifications:

• Qualified candidates will be receiving a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Business, Economics or a related discipline within the timeframe of May 2018 – June 2020.

• Must have a valid California driver’s license or obtain one at least 30 days prior to start date.


Desired Qualifications:

• Strong communications, initiative, and teamwork

• Programming languages – Java, C++, Web, Mobile

• Enterprise Applications – SAP, Oracle

• MS Office Suite

• Mobile/Social Media platforms experience

• Green/Clean (SmartGrid) Technologies


PG&E typically is unable to provide VISA sponsorship to students on an F-1, J-1 or other student visa for this position.  Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an AA/EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce.

Our Mission

To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean energy to our customers and communities every single day, while building the energy network of tomorrow.

Our Vision

With a sustainable energy future as our North Star, we will meet the challenge of climage change while providing affordable energy for all customers.

Our Culture

We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and humility.
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and follow up.
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one team.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

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.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland