Company: Petroplan
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 6 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Software Solutions Advisor

Full Time, Direct Hire

Reporting to the Supervisor of Software Solutions.

Working to improve the companies pipeline control and leak detection system (SCADA) systems and supporting control centre operations.

Planning, organising, directing and controlling all project and support activities, to deliver quality software products and services as specified by and to satisfy the business needs of the client business units, within the specified time and budget.

Work with staff from other areas for the overall benefit of Pipeline Control Systems & Leak Detection (PCSLD) and the company overall.

Manage and resolve client issues for defined business areas.

Maintain and enhance existing software products and technologies.

Participate in the research, design, development, and testing of new products and/or functional enhancements to existing products, and their implementation into the SCADA and/or Leak Detection systems.

Provide technical support, troubleshooting, problem diagnosis, application testing and configuration changes, as a member of the team which takes ownership of custom-developed SCADA and Leak Detection software products.

Support Operations through the 7X24 escalation call-out rotation, transition of Software Solutions projects, and any tier three development support work.

Demonstrate commitment to the Software Solutions team and its success.

The Successful Candidate will have:

A relevant degree / diploma in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline.
A minimum of 6 years of work experience.
Working experience in Agile Scrum/Kanban.
Strong industry expertise in C#/.Net, Python and/or Java with experience of designing and implementing complex system software.
Some knowledge and experience in SCADA, communication protocols, PLC/RTU/DCS data driver development and both historical and real-time data access methodologies preferred.
Working knowledge of Unix and/or Linux and Windows operating systems.

Petroplan Today - Our Vision & Mission

Our core aim now, and since 1976, has been, and is, to provide exceptional talent solutions to the energy industry. This means delivering the right solutions to our business partners
  • through specialist knowledge and tenacity,
  • By creating strong business partnerships with our clients, contractors, candidates and suppliers, so that we can really understand their needs and truly assist,
  • Through our dedicated expertise, focused only on the Energy sector
  • By staying at the centre of the worldwide community for all those, we do business with.

Bringing over 44 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial, over 55 countries, 550 clients and 65 disciplines, our experience, specialist industry and technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

Remaining niche to the Oil and Gas and, latterly, Renewables sectors, we can provide in-depth workforce solutions, via delivery from our global sector teams focused on Oil and Gas, Technology, Renewable Energy, Commercial and Executive/C-suite. To this end, we believe we can offer the full breadth of bespoke solutions and services based on all our clients' needs.