OT Infrastructure Specialist (SCADA Commissioning/Support)

Edmonton, Canada

About Dexcent
Founded in 2006, Dexcent Inc. (Dexcent) is an engineering consulting firm that provides a range of specialized solutions for clients in a variety of industries throughout the world. Our professionals have modernized IT and OT engineering methodologies into comprehensive solutions, specializing in information analytics, cyber-security, infrastructure, and control systems engineering. As such, we pride ourselves on truly transforming industrial operations to optimize business performance and deliver bottom-line results. 

Job Details

The OT Infrastructure Specialist completes implementation, commissioning, maintenance, troubleshooting and administration of SCADA infrastructure. They regularly engage with clients and IT professionals to support efficient and timely completion of projects.

Successful candidates can be based out of Canada or the USA.  Work will be primarily remote with visits to client offices and travel as required.

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan and complete commissioning activities related to leak detection and SCADA applications.

  • Maintain servers, virtualization infrastructure and network for multiple Industrial Control System networks.

  • Design, configure and support virtual servers.

  • Support and maintenance on all Servers running Microsoft Windows.

  • Develop and comply with OT cyber security policies and industry standards.

  • Create scripts for OT projects using prominent scripting languages.

  • Engage with multiple clients at various sites to ensure completion of projects.

  • Maintain careful and diligent compliance with all relevant change management procedures.

  • Work with vendors of record for 3rd party application and technology support.

  • Participate in security audits and implement recommendations.

  • Perform Backup and disaster recovery of servers and third party provided Cyber Security software.

  • Monitor and maintain Microsoft SQL databases.

  • Conduct vulnerability assessments and remediation (research and patching).

  • Support and administration for Active Directory and DNS.

  • Understanding and experience with network architecture design and configuration of switches, routers, and firewalls.

  • Review various sources of documentation, existing design artifacts, management of change (MOC) records, asset management systems of record, logs, and asset monitoring to confirm how the client environment has been configured.

  • Prepare bulk updates to asset management systems according to SME direction for client execution.

  • Clearly and accurately document systems, processes, and procedures.


Candidate Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, or related discipline, or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum 5+ years infrastructure support and maintenance experience.

  • Experience with Microsoft platforms admin/support, Active Directory, etc.

  • Experience with commissioning and support of: supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems, leak detection, automation and pipeline operations are preferred.

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