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Analyst Ops Data Mgmt

Company: Occidental Petroleum
Location: Houston
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Job Description:

Analyst Ops Data Mgmt - 00029421 Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, and its OxyChem subsidiary is a major North American chemical manufacturer. We are one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization, with more than 40,000 employees and contractors worldwide. Our greatest asset has been and will continue to be our people. We are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Data Analyst within our Project Execution Data Management group in Houston, TX. Responsibilities:

  • Provide data solutions, operational support, and analysis across business units and functional teams within Oxy as part of the Onshore data management organization.
  • Identify and resolve data issues in source systems.
  • Manage and lead technical projects involving solution development or process improvement from inception to completion with minimal supervision.
  • Develop tools and techniques for improving data reliability, efficiency, and quality
  • Advise and contribute to establishment of enterprise data governance policies and procedures
  • Implement Testing, build, and version control concepts and best practices
  • Support and enhance reports and tools developed and maintained within the Data Management organization.
  • Reverse engineer and reconstruct existing solutions and reports written by other employees
  • Integrate new data management technologies and software engineering tools into existing structures
  • Provide data, information, and technical support to engineering, geoscience, operations, and management staff.
  • Communicating comfortably with stake holders and other technical resources
  • Initiate and effectively manage communication and collaboration with a broad array of business and IT personnel.
  • Assist less experience coworkers with queries and other technical challenges.
  • Provide training, best practices sharing, and mentoring to others, as needed.
  • Adopt and promote technologies and methodologies being pushed down across the data management organization. Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field strongly preferred. Can substitute formal education with demonstrated advanced coding techniques and relevant work experience. -
    • Minimum of five (5) years' experience building and supporting data, integration, and analytics solutions. -
    • Basic understanding of oil and gas operations.
    • Working knowledge of database management applications such as SQL Server Management Studio and TOAD
    • Strong grasp of the SQL language from the aspect of Data Definition and Data Modification commands.
    • Clear understanding of database terminologies such as schemas, tables, views, procedures, triggers, functions, indexes, primary keys, foreign keys, unions, and joins.
    • Proficient at writing complex queries utilizing various types of joins, functions, and common table expressions
    • Understanding database and schema/table level permissions, rights, and security.
    • Proficient at extracting, manipulating, correcting, and analyzing data (Access, Excel and Spotfire)
    • Familiarity with SharePoint sites and SharePoint lists.
    • Experience developing reports and visualizations in business intelligence tools such as Spotfire, Power BI, SSRS
    • Experienced with using MS Power Platform (Power Automate, Flows, and Apps) to automate processes and capture user data.
    • Experience in implementing extract, transform and data load processes using and ETL tool such as SSIS, FME, Azure Data Factory, or any other application.
    • Familiarity with Project management methodologies
    • General knowledge of cloud computing technologies and concepts.
    • Basic Knowledge of Machine learning or Predictive analytics concepts and practices.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Working knowledge of Oil and Gas operations and upstream E&P experience highly preferred.
    • Exceptional problem-solving skills
    • Ability to work on projects and requests with minimal supervision and oversite.
    • Enjoys the challenge of figuring things out
    • Can work on ambiguous unstructured requests.
    • Ability to work on multiple tasks and orchestrate multiple activities at once to accomplish goals.
    • Ability to adapt to change in a continuously evolving environment
    • Ability to work collaboratively with others to achieve common goals and positive results.
    • Willing to think out of the box and propose more efficient solutions
    • Desire to learn new technologies and processes being promoted by the data management organization. Occidental does not offer sponsorship of employment-based nonimmigrant visa petitions for this role. Occidental is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, political preference, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Keywords: Occidental Petroleum, Houston , Analyst Ops Data Mgmt, Professions , Houston, Texas

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