Drilling Engineering and Management & Well Services

Data & Digital Solutions Specialist
Published on: 06/17/21

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
Job Description

Role Purpose

Provide support and assistance to all tasks related to digital transformation initiatives – primarily planning, implementation and troubleshooting.

Key Accountabilities

Development of state-of-the-art Data Bases, Data management, and warehouse

Design and Implement process automation solutions

Support adoption of ML and AI solutions

Conduct data analytics and advance visual

Organize all technical documents, using an approved communication plan and professional documents management methodology.

Maintain and support existing DMS for all departments

Plan and develop the GIS technology for all the technical applications and solutions.

Maintaining and developing GIS solutions for all departments locally and in the Business Units as and when needed.

Maintain GIS database, user access, and backups as per policies

Develop and support solutions to integrate data from different sources and E&P data stores/applications into the GIS solution

Plan and manage DDM projects, using an approved communication plan and professional project management methodology.

Effectively communicate strategy, budget, and resource impact with local stakeholders and regional DDM staff.

Implement, validate, and update when appropriate, MP DDM policies, procedures, and processes, in order to maintain consistency and ease the collaboration between the different locations.

Adapt and develop new procedures and processes based on specific requirements in order to enhance information management effectiveness, technical support, and workflows, and reduce data-related commercial, technical and financial risk.


A bachelor’s in Geosciences or other engineering degrees with relevant IT and GIS experience in Oil & Gas sector. 

5 - 10 years post-degree work experience in applications support, consultancy, or data management in the E&P industry. Preferable to have a good understanding of E&P data types including well data, seismic data, mapping technique, and cross-application / platform data migration and integration techniques and procedures.

Preferable to have 2 - 3 years post-degree work experience in GIS applications.

Experience in one or more of the following areas:

• Data Analysis 

• Big Data

• Data and AI 

• Data Warehousing 

• Data Engineering

• Business Intelligence 

• Analytics Platform System