Company: Transocean
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Information Technology Group
Transocean is focused on being the employer of choice for the drilling industry.
We are challenging ourselves every day to push the performance of the company through technological advances and passion for our work.

Job Summary
Monitor, support and troubleshoot rig-based applications and systems from both a software and hardware perspective. This includes but is not limited to replication, deployments, and certificate management
Liaise with IT Field Support organization to support offshore installations. Collaborate with other company's project and infrastructure teams to support development and implementation efforts on various hardware and software initiatives
Job Description

Daily monitoring of critical shared applications (replication, datamover, uaas)
On demand support of projects - collaborate with IT teams for hardware configuration, rollouts and upgrades/migrations
On demand support of projects - collaborates with projects teams for software implementation (rigs apps, AIM)
Support development teams with on-going management of development and test environments
Manage training content distribution

Minimum Education:
Bachelors of Science in Computer Science, or any other BS with equivalent computer science experience.

Minimum Experience:
5+ years experience with Windows server, SQL server (Backup/Restore, Optimization),Powershell, ISS, SSRS

Additional Skills Required:
  • General understanding of servers, networks, and ability to assist in troubleshooting.
Windows server 2008 and up.
Understanding configuration of Window Services.
  • PowerShell/Batch scripting.
  • Understanding of web and client-based applications.
  • SQL server 2008 and up.
SQL syntax.
Ability to optimize database structures, stored procedures, etc. (AIM).
  • Understanding concepts of Windows and SQL server migrations.
  • SSRS Report Server.
  • Understanding of replication. (SQL Merge replication for AIM).
  • Good communication skills as will need to work with rig and other groups within IT.
  • Understanding of disconnected environments.
  • Responsibilities also include ensuring rig-based software is available for use and data is moving to HQ for processing by maintenance, supply chain, accounting, and finance.

If you want to push yourself to great achievement, let Transocean develop your career.

No matter where in the world Transocean people are working, we are all pioneers at heart. We don’t shrink from challenges. They inspire us. Which is why we’ve been a company of firsts since our inception. Although we come from different countries, cultures and backgrounds, we’re united by our shared pursuit of excellence. We value the different perspectives represented throughout our organization, recognizing that our people are our most valuable asset. 


In today’s competitive environment, when Transocean has asked our employees to embrace a performance culture that requires us to constantly seek improvement no matter how productive we are, our team has risen to the occasion. And in fact, they are changing the way we operate. If you are motivated by a work environment that consistently challenges you, one where you can have an impact that is felt on every rig and on the bottom lines of both Transocean and our customers, we encourage you to browse our available positions below and at


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