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10767 - SCADA Engineer

  • LocationEdmonton, AB T5J 0H3 - Canada
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:8 days ago


  • Job no: 9D4H9
  • Categories: Engineering

Our client, a Canadian multinational energy transportation company with a focus on the transportation, distribution and generation of energy, has an immediate need for a SCADA Engineer to provide technical expertise for Pipeline Control Systems and Leak Detection (PCSLD). This is a contract position for eight (8) months located in Edmonton, Alberta.


This position is to independently maintain and enhance functionality for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems in support of Control Centre Operations and related business areas. They will provide technical expertise to manage and resolve client issues for the overall benefit of Pipeline Control Systems and Leak Detection (PCSLD) 


  • Play a key role in the integration of projects to SCADA production by providing technical support, troubleshooting, problem diagnosis, and application testing/configuration changes.
  • Work closely with Control Centre staff in the planning, organizing and delivering of projects to the Control Centre.
  • Work closely with the Loss Management, Power and Margin, Infrastructure Optimization, Control System teams (among others) to assist on requests to meet business needs.
  • Work closely with the SCADA Operations and SCADA Support teams to ensure changes in the SCADA System is communicated and transitioned properly.
  • Oversee the successful transition of applications and new instance of OASyS, PROCYS (RTAP), and Cygnet into operation.
  • Assist in SCADA system commissioning effort.
  • Support critical applications through 7X24 call-out rotation.
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of SCADA best practices, standards, and operating procedures.
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure SCADA project needs are met.
  • Communicate technical requirements to non-technical audience members.
  • Prepare and maintain documentation as per standards.
  • Demonstrate commitment to the team and its success.
  • Participate in the Health and Safety program.
  • Support the development and transition of the SCADA Replacement Program.
  • Ensure safe and effective implementing/execution of SCADA integration projects in collaboration with the other groups within SCADA Services.
  • Escalate issues to the Supervisor SCADA Services (Integration, Operations or Support).
  • Demonstrate commitment to the team and its success.
  • Build working relationships with CCO personnel (Supervisors, Technical Advisors and Operators) as well as well as other areas such as LP Engineering, Control Systems, and Leak Detection to determine their requirements for new SCADA functionality.
  • Build working relationships Project Managers and Project Team to ensure that the implementations of SCADA projects are staying on track.


  • A minimum of 2 year(s) of work experience.
  • Undergraduate degree or diploma in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline.
  • Working Knowledge of UNIX, C, C++, Java, Python and Perl programming language.
  • Working Knowledge of Process Control Systems and SCADA.
  • Strong analytical, communications and problems solving skills.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Professional Affiliations (CIPS, PMI, ASET, API)

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.




  • Published on 06 Apr 2021, 8:20 PM