Southern California Edison Proprietary Telecom System Advisor in Rosemead, California

Job Description


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About Information Technology at SCE

The role of IT goes beyond the traditional Information Technology “service provider.” Many of the innovative ideas and projects that shape the company’s future and move SCE forward are dependent on technology. IT employees are at the heart of these projects, collaborating, designing and executing technology solutions that are transforming our industry.

Position Overview

The Proprietary Telecom System Advisor is responsible for internal and OU telecommunications capital projects , including the in-take, tracking, reporting, close-out, performance monitoring and trending over $20M annually in large OU (T&D, CR, CS, PPD) and internal network projects. Responsible for managing the development and implementation of projects in the Telecom Infrastructure portfolio by directing the design, evaluation, analysis, demonstration, construction, and satisfaction of regulatory requirements of projects in assigned portfolio. Provides management and strategic direction to a project leads/engineers and is responsible for the project development, budget, and schedule. Establishes goals, negotiates, and develops project plans for capital projects in assigned portfolio.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Manages intake, development, and tracking of implementation and budget for over $20M annually in internal and OU telecommunications capital projects.

  • Develops medium- to long-term resource, schedule and integrated budget plans and objectives for telecommunications engineering support for telecommunications capital projects.

  • Provides integrated cost/schedule engineering for telecommunications projects.

  • Manages multiple capital budgets totaling about $20M.

  • Contributes to the development of overall engineering business plans in support of corporate objectives.


Minimum Qualifications

  • 7 years of experience managing or supporting technical or telecom engineering project.

Desired Qualifications

  • Project Management Certification.

  • Experience with SAP.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business, Technical discipline or related field.

  • Experience with contract management or invoicing.


  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Relocation does not apply to this position.

  • This position has been identified as a NERC/CIP impacted position - Prior to being hired, the successful candidate must pass a Personnel Risk Assessment (PRA) or Background Investigation. Once hired, the candidate must complete specified training prior to gaining un-escorted access to assigned work location and performing necessary job duties.

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.