Company: NES Format
Skills: PDMS / PDS
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

We are currently seeking a SmartPlant® Foundation (SPF) for a project in Houston, TX. This person will support administration, development, testing, and implementation of SmartPlant® suite of programs including 3D model, IsoGen, P&ID, Instrumentation, and SPD (Spec database) modules for engineering design, document control, and master equipment list under the direction of Company engineering manager and engineer/s..

Location: Houston, TX

Type of Employment: Contract


    • Act as lead training subject matter expert to end users of the system and support user help desk function.

    • Works closely with other members of the SPF Administration team to assist with development of software change requests to provide new or upgraded functionality, assist with preparation and revision of software quality assurance documentation, including description of issues or needed changes, communication with software vendor, and writing and performance of test cases.

    • Have good knowledge of engineering work processes, procedures, and forms to facilitate conversion to electronic implementation in SPF; assist with development and implementation of electronic workflows within SPF

    • Provide ongoing validation and audit of multiple engineering company's designs for compliance


    • Minimum of 5 years' experience in administration of Hexagon PPM's SmartPlant® Foundation software system in a production environment,

    • BS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    • Strong Microsoft Excel data manipulation/organization skills

    • Good understanding of engineering mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation equipment

    • Good understanding of engineering document types and categories

    • Understanding of engineering processes and procedures

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

    • Strong problem solving skills, including the ability to understand and analyze engineering and software/hardware problems

    • Previous experience with software testing/validation

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment 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.