Senior Applications Analyst – Technical Applications

  • Competitive
  • Qatar Doha
  • Permanent
  • IT
  • Oil & Gas
Greetings from NES Fircroft!!

NES Fircroft is urgently hiring for a well known Oil and Gas Operating  company based in Qatar for Senior Applications Analyst – Technical Applications

Job Title: Senior Applications Analyst – Technical Applications
Department: Information Technology
Location: Doha, Qatar
Key Job Accountabilities:
• Support major business functions and provide detailed and in-depth specialized IT technical expertise to
maintain applications support environment and to check that all requests for support are dealt with according to
agreed procedures.
• Investigate operational issues, problems, and requests for support, in coordination with colleagues and other
stakeholders, seeking effective solutions. Analyzes underlying issues and their root causes and identifies
available options for resolution.
• Responds to requests for support by means of making system modifications, developing workarounds,
manipulating data, reconfiguring systems, changing operating procedures, training users, producing
documentation, or escalating requests to development team or software suppliers.
• Monitors progress of requests for support and ensures users and other stakeholders are kept informed. Takes
corrective action to avoid or minimize delays.
• Performs moderately complex software modifications independently or works with colleagues on larger or more
complex software, specifies user interfaces, including inputs, reports, validation and error correction procedures, processing rules, access, security and audit controls, recovery routines and contingency procedures.
• Carries out routine configuration, installation and reconfiguration of Business Applications, Database
Management Systems, and related Tools & Technologies.
• Coordinates with colleagues and other stakeholders to specify data, data objects and information flows that
align with the needs of the business.
• Defines, documents, and executes medium-scale projects, actively participating in all phases of the project.
Identifies, assesses, and manages risks and issues which might impact on the success of the project.
• Prepares and maintains realistic project schedules (showing tasks and dependencies) and quality plans and
tracks all activities against them, providing regular and accurate reports as appropriate.
• Ensures compliance with information security policies and standards. Assesses configurations and security
procedures for adherence to legal and regulatory requirements.
• Ensures all work is carried out and documented in accordance with required standards, policies and procedures.
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, Information Systems, or other relevant discipline.
• 8 years of IT experience (ideally within Oil & Gas industry)
• Competent knowledge in core skill applications, tools, and techniques.
• Experience in ePTW, Pi Historian, Aveva Mobile Operator is highly preferred
• Conversant with relevant IT national and international standards
• Demonstrated experience in project management.
• Demonstrated experience in IT support environment.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting 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.

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