Company: Nabors
Skills: IT - Networking & Telecom
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
Status: Active


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Company Overview
Nabors Industries owns and operates the world's largest land-based drilling rig fleet and is a leading provider of offshore drilling rigs in the United States and multiple international markets. Nabors also provides directional drilling services, performance tools and innovative technologies throughout the world's most significant oil and gas markets. Leveraging our advanced drilling automation capabilities, Nabors' highly skilled workforce continues to set new standards for operational excellence and transform our industry.

JOB SUMMARY

 

 

The Architect position is an advanced IT professional responsible for determining and developing architectural approaches and solutions, researching new technologies and approaches, creating standards and roadmaps, and developing recommendations for migrating to future standards. The Architect is expected to have familiarity in one or more architectural domains and to contribute to the overall planning of the overall organizational IT strategy.

 

 

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Exhibits a broad understanding of the current and future technology architectures, an awareness of the organization's key strategies and objectives and particular depth of understanding of goals and objectives of an area they may support
• Participates in the development of technology standards in their area(s) of technical expertise to provide road maps which specify future state and how to get there to increase capabilities, scalability and performance
• Proposes technology standards and investments (where applicable) supported by a thorough technical analysis, proof of concept and business case
• Supports the designs of solutions, consulting to the project team(s), assessing impact and interdependencies and provides the recommendations to effectively manage the impact
• Provides technical guidance, training, direction and reviews the work of colleagues working on architectural issues to ensure alignment
• Establishes systems to monitor compliance with architectural standards and to ensure technical integrity
• Provides technical guidance and mentorship to team members
• Provides solutions to the projects or business, leveraging their technical expertise to guide the implementation

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related fields
• At least 10 years of relevant technical experience in architect role or equivalent
• Demonstrates expertise in architecture and ability in learning and assessing multiple technologies

• CCIE Required

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• 10 or more years of relevant functional experience in architect role or equivalent
• Expert knowledge in multiple architectural domains
• Expert knowledge in network design to include VoIP, routing, switching, datacenter and security.
• Networking and associated protocols including TCP/UDP, IEGRP, OSPF, BGP, DNS, SNMP and other internet associated protocols
• IP addressing to include subnetting, route aggregation, and BGP route maps
• Understanding of Satellite networks
• Redundant network systems design experience
• Experience with infrastructure sizing and capacity planning
•Design, architect, implement and managing nexus 5k and San switches
•Expert in routine and switching
•Design, architect, implement and managing wireless infrastructure
•Design, architect, implement and manage Cisco ucs environment
•F5 experience preferred but not required

 

BEHAVIORAL COMPENTENCIES

 

  • Accountability
  • Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Safety
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Decision Making
  • Process & Analytic Ability

TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES

 

 

  • Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) - Level Two
  • Emerging Technology - Level Three
  • IT Standards, Procedures, Policies - Level Three
  • Business Assessment - Level Three
  • Information Management - Level Two
  • Product and Vendor Evaluation - Level Three

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS / WORKING CONDITIONS

 

 

  • Office environment
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and use hands. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision

 

 

 

Today, Nabors owns and operates the world’s largest land-based drilling rig fleet and is a leading provider of offshore platform workover and drilling rigs in the United States and numerous international markets. With operations in 28 countries, Nabors also provides directional drilling services, performance tools and innovative technologies throughout many of the most significant oil and gas markets. Leveraging our advanced drilling automation capabilities, Nabors’ highly skilled workforce continues to set new standards for operational excellence and transform our industry.

As of April 16, 2018, Nabors’ assets include:

  • 407 land drilling rigs
  • 31 offshore platform rigs

 

 

 

Nabors is ranked in the Global Top 30 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.