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Houston TX Full Time Posted: Thursday, 6 December 2018
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Requisition ID: 213024

Role Overview

  • As member of the Engineering Automation Team, serves as the Subject Matter Expert and steward of Process Systems components of Bechtel Oil Gas & Chemicals Inc. software portfolio, including intelligent P&ID and fluid flow analysis applications
  • Manages standard reference data/seed files for CAD environment and various report templates
  • Customizes software implementations based on customer and execution requirements of project
  • Coordinates with Corporate Engineering on implementing work process adjustments and evaluating alternative software packages
  • Recommends changes to existing method and software packages and participates in innovation efforts
  • Both advises and takes direction from discipline Chief Engineer and Automation Manager on application support priorities and issues
  • Advises Information Management teams regarding data quality and consolidation
  • Coordinates with Engineering Staff on documentation related to Process Systems Engineering and CAD applications
  • Coordinates with IT department on data center issues impacting Engineering applications
  • Coordinates with cross-functional Automation teams on integration of 2D schematic based data into Material Acquisition, Construction, and Commissioning/Startup workflows
  • Coordinates with and provides guidance and direction to less experienced remote Application Support Engineers working in other Bechtel offices
  • As needed, provides 3rd tier application troubleshooting support directly to users
  • As needed, coordinates resolution of issues with software vendors
  • As needed, conducts instructor-led training events as needed for commonly-used Engineering computer applications
  • As needed, manages access to files, databases, and license tokens used by various Engineering teams (providing a local capability for work normally done remotely)
  • As needed, assists discipline Engineers and CAD personnel with software installation and support issues (providing a local capability for work normally done remotely)
  • Responsible for (managing remotely, or directly performing) acceptance testing on new releases of in-house and 3rd party Engineering software prior to deployment

Basic Qualifications

Must have a strong desire to help Bechtel advance to the next level of digital project execution

Requires basic knowledge of Process engineering concepts, application of engineering methods, and construction materials used in the design of refining, gas processing or petrochemical facilities.

Practical knowledge of relational database software such as Microsoft Access and Oracle Database.

Extra consideration will be given for programming experience using SQL or Visual Basic (standalone or VBA macro development). This will be a requirement and candidate must be willing to learn and become proficient in it.

10 years experience in the EPC industry, including: 5 years experience with Intergraph SmartPlant P&ID, of which 2+ years is administrative experience (setup/support). Will consider qualified candidates with experience in similar intelligent P&ID/schematics software packages from other vendors

Practical experience with one or more steady-state Flow Analysis software packages such as Applied Flow Technology Fathom, Sunrise Systems Pipenet Vision, AspenTech Flare System Analyzer, etc. Will consider qualified candidates with experience in similar fluid flow software packages from other vendors.

Strong oral and written communication skills

The above is normally acquired through:

  • A recognized Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering. (Other Engineering disciplines will be considered depending on applicable work history)
  • Specialized courses and study in the fields of intelligent P&ID and engineering data management
  • Practical work experience necessary to competently configure intelligent P&ID systems on large CAPEX projects
  • Practical work experience to the degree necessary to perform the responsibilities outlined above. This work experience to be in configuring, supporting, testing or programming engineering software used in Fluid Flow, Process modeling, Schematic design, or general database development in n large industrial plants, utilities, process plants or engineering/construction/consulting firms

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right-no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Houston TX, United States of America
12/6/2018 9:31:46 PM

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