Database Technician
At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.

As a Database Technician you will be a member of our Polish Operation Center team in Krakow, supporting delivery of HITACHI Energy EMS/DMS/SCADA systems and applications globally. Your duties will include configuring systems using Network Control approved product implementation standards, as well as acquiring working knowledge of regional market needs and helping drive standardization in the delivery process.


Your responsibilities
  • Import and export customer data according to database documentation, product data standards and procedures using SQL databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL, inhouse DB tools)
  • Provide technical and business assistance to identify, evaluate and develop customer data models
  • Design and create SCADA/HMI visualizations
  • Monitor, document and assist in post-implementation troubleshooting, problems solving and providing solutions
  • Develop, coordinate and implement plans to test business and functional processes during system development, deployment and quality assurance testing
  • Create or assist others in the writing of user documentation, instructions and procedures
  • Cooperate with other teams and the customers using English on daily basis - international travel required (up to 10%)
Your background
  • Basic knowledge of relational database (SQL, PL/SQL, SQL Developer etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of Windows operating system
  • Curiosity to troubleshoot and determination to achieve the goal
  • Linux, VMs, MS Office Excel - nice to have
  • Experience with designing and creating visualization/diagrams/graphics is a plus
  • Experience with programming, SCADA systems or electrical power engineering would be an advantage
  • Eagerness to learn various technologies including inhouse products and tools
Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 38,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.