WEC Business Services, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group is seeking a IT Applications professional.
The Associate IT/ IT Applications Consultant / Sr. Applications Consultant (Developer/ Programmer) is responsible for supporting business critical systems related to customer outage restoration and reporting for clients in the Customer Operations group. The systems supported include a mixture of vendor and in-house applications. This position requires filling a lead role in working with clients to identify their needs and providing technical expertise in the evaluation of software solutions.
The consultant must be able to define requirements, design, develop, test, document, and implement successful application solutions. The consultant must be willing and eager to adapt to and work within a dynamic team environment. Providing ongoing production support for both in-house developed and vendor provided applications is also required.
Production support includes troubleshooting applications, interacting with software vendors and responding to user requests. 24×7 on-call support is required on a rotating basis. The ability to work independently on small/medium projects or as a team member on larger projects is required.
Candidates must have completed a Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or a related discipline. Successful candidates should have:
- Ability to communicate effectively with clients, team members and vendors
- Strong analysis, decision making and problem solving abilities
- Organizing and planning skills necessary to work independently
- Ability to work in a team environment
- Strong technical IT skills that includes application architecture
- Project management experience
This position may require unescorted access to certain critical cyber assets which would require applicants to satisfy all Company and NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection Standard 004 security requirements, which includes a background investigation