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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
System Engineer
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Tesco Controls, Inc. | Sacramento, CA
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Job Description

Have you ever wondered what really happens when you turn on the faucet?

At Tesco Controls, we're automating the country and controlling complex real-world processes to help keep our water supply safe and plentiful. We are a 44-year-old, employee-owned, full-service system integration and OEM company specializing in the water/wastewater and utility controls industries.

Want to be a part of something important - where your contribution is vital to life-sustaining services? Like to be challenged? We are looking for a talented individual to join our Networking & Telemetry team as a Network Systems Engineer.

Job Summary:

Under supervision responsible for the design, implementation, and support of distributed telemetry networks for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) Systems.

Essential Functions:

* Design, test document, update and configure system hardware, communications, telemetry, and operating systems software
* Integrate, test and manage networking and telemetry equipment including radios, routers, firewalls, switches, modem, and protocol converters
* Develop internal guides and documents pertaining to the configuration and maintenance of equipment
* Configure, test, and monitor TCP/IP based protocols such as Modbus TCP, EthernetIP, and DNP3
* Configure, test, and monitor serial telemetry protocols such as Modbus and DF1
* Assist with field work related to radio surveys and generating feasibility study documentation

Education and Knowledge:

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or similar field of study
* Operating Systems: Windows Server 2012, Linux, Cisco IOS
* Protocols: TCP, UDP, ARP, STP, TFTP, SNMP
* Radio propagation theory and wireless network design


* Entry level position, requires 0-3 years' experience
* Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
* Valid California Driver's License required

Training Requirements:

* Tesco Controls, Inc. general safety requirement training
* Elevated work surface training

Physical Demands:

* Ability to lift up to 50 lbs, walk 1 + mile per day, work at heights of 60 + feet above ground level
* 25% travel in the field
* Regularly required to sit or stand, bend and reach.

Work Environment:

* Regularly work in a variety of environments ranging from production and manufacturing shop floor to a field environment (construction sites, water and waste treatment plants, etc.)