Company: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
Skills: IT - Software Development, IT - Sys Admin & Support
Other Skills: Measurement Data Management, API, AGA, and GPM
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: The Woodlands, Texas, United States
Status: Active

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Job Summary
This position is located in Anadarko's corporate office as a member of the Global Engineering, Operations & EHS Systems department. The Measurement Systems Administrator position supports corporate, midstream, engineering and operational personnel using a variety of measurement systems (FLOWCAL, TESTit, PROVEit). This individual in this role will be responsible for maintaining and advancing measurement applications and related data interfaces used by the company.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum of two years of relevant work experience.

  • Advanced working experience supporting one or more of the following technologies: FLOWCAL, Quorum Measurement, PI, Wonderware, Cygnet

  • Experience with relational databases, including script development, troubleshooting stored procedures, and developing reports using various tools. (PL/SQL, Crystal Reports, MS Access/Excel, Toad, SpotFire, PowerBI)

  • Basic Windows Server system administration tasks including server log analysis and IIS administration.

  • An aptitude for solving technical problems.

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.

  • Must be a team player with good interpersonal skills and be customer focused.

  • Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills with ability to collaborate with others from around the company.

  • Familiar with customer support processes and procedures.

Although not required, the ideal candidate may also possess knowledge or experience in the following areas:

  • Software development experience.

  • Knowledge of industry measurement standards. (API, AGA, and GPM).

  • Working Knowledge of the Oil & Gas industry and field operations.


  • Provide IT customer support and advisement to the Corporate Measurement Data Management and Measurement Operations organizations.

  • Must be able to analyze problems and user issues quickly, making sure the appropriate resources are engaged to solve the problem in an acceptable timeframe.

  • Develop strong relationships to easily engage technical resources from other IT groups as needed.

  • Build and maintain a strong relationship with key users and service partners.

  • Meet regularly with stakeholders.

  • Maintain a professional human network across the various IT departments to enable cross-functional analysis and problem resolution.

  • Project Management experience is a plus.

  • Model a strong work ethic and take the lead on a variety of support initiatives.

  • Be flexible and willing to adapt to changing business requirements.

  • Continuously learn technologies and apply technologies to user needs.

  • Assist with upgrades and modifications to project management and measurement systems.This includes identifying requirements, coordinating and monitoring testing activities, coordinating the necessary change management communications, also providing end-user support and the review of support processes and procedures.

High School Diploma or GED is required; Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, or related field is strongly preferred. Equivalent work experience pertaining to oil and gas, information technologies, and remote field office support could be acceptable.

This position is not eligible for relocation.

Travel Requirements
The percentage of travel required for this position is 5-10%, with periodic visits to field offices and other Company locations as required.


Work Schedule
This position may be eligible for the 5/40 or 9/80 work schedule.


Anadarko does not offer sponsorship of employment-based nonimmigrant visa petitions for this role.


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Anadarko is among the world’s largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, with corporate offices in the Woodlands, Texas. Our deep and balanced portfolio of assets encompasses premier positions in major U.S. onshore shale and resource plays, and oil-focused opportunities in deep-water basins worldwide.


Each day, we are focused on our core values of integrity and trust, servant leadership, commercial focus, people and passion and open communication in all of our business activities. We are committed to our mission of delivering a competitive and sustainable rate of return to shareholders by exploring for, acquiring and developing oil and natural gas resources vital to the world's health and welfare. At Anadarko, we directly employ more than 4,900 men and women and we strive for excellence in all that we do. We know the best vision in the world will not be realized without the right people.


At Anadarko, we set ambitious goals and take disciplined risks to achieve them. We need individuals who will take on this challenge. We’re planning for the future and looking for exceptional people to be part of it.


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