Company: KCA Deutag
Skills: Student / Recent Grad, Engineering Technician
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: To define
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Company description:

With over 125 years of experience, KCA Deutag is one of the world's leading drilling and engineering contractors working onshore and offshore with a focus on safety, quality and operational performance. We operate approximately 100 drilling rigs in over 20 countries employing more than 8000 people in Africa, Europe, Russia, the Middle East, the Caspian Sea, South East Asia and The Americas.


Job description:




Who We Are Looking For




This is a temporary role to support spike in activity resulting from the roll out of rig apps. This is a good opportunity at entry level for someone seeking to get some exposure to a wide range of operational support activities.



To support the Rig Apps deployment work within the Land Operations. Act as first line of support for non-IT related queries on apps deployment. Work with Country based implementation focal points on content queries for the apps. Provide data analytics know how for improving interactive reporting. As directed, support other functions on data analytics effort.



The role resides within the Land BU Head Office team interfacing mostly with the Land BU Operations Superintendent but also with Country focal points for rig apps deployment. This may also require some interaction with the HSE function and the business systems team (who create the rig apps)



Support other operational related queries as directed









    Relevant Engineering, IT and computing, Data analytics, Business and Management or Information Management related degree in progress or complete



  • Previous Data analytics project work- academic or work based

  • Exposure to managing stakeholders from a distance in multicultural, multidisciplinary environments.

  • Previous work experience in customer facing role is an added advantage

  • Prior exposure to handling confidential data and information

  • Involvement in developing technical paper.




Key Skills & Experience



  • Prior exposure to deploying new technology

  • Exposure to managing stakeholders from a distance

  • Previous work experience in customer facing role is an added advantage

  • Prior exposure to handling confidential information




Job Specific Skills:



General IT knowledge and skills



  • General Technology interest and know how

  • Knowledge of mobile apps use in work environments is an advantage

  • Knowledge of mobile apps creation is an advantage

  • Knowledge of testing, and collating feedback on new technology

  • Ability to multi task, prioritise and work to strict deadlines.

  • Use of PowerBI, SharePoint, MS Projects, Excel

  • Knowledge of databases- MS SQL, SAP data warehouse, etc.

  • General knowledge of Drilling Operations is an advantage.

  • Skill in Data Cleansing, Analytics and Dashboarding is an advantage




What We Offer



  • Competitive Pay & Benefits package

  • Structured Training, Development & Career Progression

  • Global Opportunities (if this is relevant)










Please note that if your legal right to work in the UK is subject to special conditions or if you're not currently entitled to work in the UK then you will need to specify these in your application cover letter or CV.



About KCA Deutag



KCA Deutag is currently the drilling contractor on 31 offshore platforms worldwide. The company also owns and operates a fleet of 77 land drilling rigs. Our six Core Values define 'the KCA Deutag way' and are underpinned by our Policies, Standards and Procedures. They help guide our business approach and culture and our people in working safely, effectively and ethically across our operations.