Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: IT - Sys Admin & Support
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Good
Location: Basrah, Basra Governorate, Iraq

Applications & Systems Support Analyst - 12 Months Contract - 28 x 28 Rotation - Iraq

Essential:-  University degree in the field of Geosciences & related equivalent experience. proven track record of Applications support, Data Loading & Management, Linux systems & oracle database & proactive real time drilling support. Experience in Oil & Gas, E&P data & applications. Knowledge of Oracle & SQL database administration. Realtime drilling data integration with OpenWorks & other non-landmark applications. OpenWire data connectivity for high angle wells. Proactive QA/QC, end user support on RTD for multiple rigs involving multi-vendors engagement. OpenWorks User support for Subsurface applications. Linux Disks/storage Management. Database support for OpenWorks. Experience of Geoscience applications. Storage Management

Applications & Systems Support Analyst will be responsible for the support & Management of Petrotechnical applications & respective Data Services.

An experienced professional with the ability to provide high-level Petrotechnical support for geosciences applications used on site, including Landmark R5000; Roxar/RMS; DGI/Coviz/EV, Kongsberg SiteCom Discovery Web real time drilling, & SDI-Print Master. The position will need to support windows & Linux based environments. The position will interact & work closely with Petrotechnical Computing & will provide backup systems administration (LINUX) support. Mentoring & developing the staff in the applications & system administration across the Business unit will also be a key job responsibility. Critical to this position is the ability to effectively maintain & build effective working relationships with highly diverse, multi-cultural, & multi-national workforce in complex & dynamic organization structure. Database support for subsurface applications will be part of scope of work. Working in a fast & dynamic environment role will be required to maintain trouble free operations, resolving operational issues & delivering activities to agreed timescales while maintaining quality.

Applications & Systems Support Analyst Key Accountabilities   

The Applications & Systems Support Analyst to provide Landmark & Non-Landmark applications support of Geological, Geophysical, & Reservoir software for Company's Petrotechnical Computing Environment (such as OpenWorks, OpenWorks database, DecisionSpace Desktop Geophysics, DSD Geology, SDI_Montage, SDI_PrintMaster, ZMAPPlus, RMS, CoViz, Geologix, & Earthvision, DiscoveryWeb, OpenWire, support to rig site Geologist).

The Applications & Systems Support Analyst will be required to be suitably qualified individual as onsite & provide:

  • Real time well drilling operations support
  • Provide G&G/RE Data Management activities
  • Data Migration between multi-vendor Applications & remote teams.
  • Openworks DecisionSpace & interpretation projects Management
  • Design interpretation workflows according to user requirement
Work with Applications & other ITC teams to deploy, monitor, maintain, upgrade, provide data management, systems integration & application maintenance.  Involve in data centres routine & ad-hoc Server maintenance activities.

Actively promote a culture of HSSE awareness within the team & the wider organisation.


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.