Senior IT Pillar Specialist – SmartPlant Electrical Administration Jobs in Dubai at McDermott International, Ltd

Title: Senior IT Pillar Specialist – SmartPlant Electrical Administration

Company: McDermott International, Ltd

Location: Dubai

Job DescriptionKey Tasks and Responsibilities:

Aid with technical requirements gathering and client meetings and implementing new SmartPlant Electrical environments to suit scope of project.

Project setup as per the requirements of the company and client.

Create an Oracle database instance if not exists already

Maintain the SmartPlant Electrical database for projects including backups, reports, imports, data integrity, etc. including the customization of reports as per project requirements

Trouble-shoot and solve SmartPlant Electrical problems to ensure project integrity and user support

Develop detailed project work instructions for users

SmartPlant Electrical Administration including creating Plant Breakdown Structure, access rights, and naming conventions, symbology, filters, reports, system maintenance, etc.

Project deliverable customization.

Create custom Excel reports.

Publish Project reports for revision control.

Create custom symbols.

Import data from Excel

Project support

Help user to resolve issues and handholding in case of new users to create the following:

Create Electrical entities.

Associate entities.

Create entity tabular view.

Use Profile and Lookups.

Generate Excel reports.

Generate SLD.

SPEL Administrative support

Co-ordinate with Hexagon support as required to fix issues.

Schedule and store SPEL Backups.

Perform SPEL Project upgrades as per requirement

Setup and support of SPEL Interfaces, including Import Manager

Project Replication expertise – Develop replication plan & Replication level as per the project requirements

Use of Import Manager to manage replication

Produce setup documentation detailing how SmartPlant Electrical satisfies the project scope and requirements.

Create auditing requirements and checking for quality assurance of the design effort

Implementation of Automation tools

Maintain and verify daily backup routines

Help develop automation enhancements

Essential Qualifications and Education:

Working knowledge of integration with other disciplines using tools such as SmartPlant Foundation is a plus

SmartPlant Certified System Administrator is preferred

Strong aptitude for project planning and implementation of new design software

Knowledge and ability to write SQL queries will be considered as an asset.

Knowledge of AVEVA Electrical, ETAP, Comos and other Electrical tools will be considered as an asset.

Strong verbal and written communication skills is a must have to effectively work with the engineering disciplines

Has the ability to effectively conduct training sessions to new usersDegree in engineering / Diploma in Engineering.

Preferred Qualifications and Education:

Strong understanding of SP Electrical and other intelligent 2D Electrical applications, engineering design, drafting applications.

Multiple project execution exposure essential.

8-12 years’ experience in SP Electrical Administration covering advanced administration and user support.

Managed & administered large size projects (with 20+ users) executed using the SP Electrical Application.

Experience of SP Instrumentation preferred.

Company Overview and Core Values:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.


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