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ConocoPhillips Solutions Architect in WESTERN AUSTRALIA, Australia

Title: Solutions Architect


Job Number: 00S6V

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent E&P company based on production and proved reserves. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips had operations and activities in 17 countries, $69 billion of total assets, and approximately 11,200 employees as of June 30, 2018. Production excluding Libya averaged 1,216 MBOED for the six months ended June 30, 2018, and proved reserves were 5.0 billion BOE as of Dec. 31, 2017.

The Role

An exciting and rare development opportunity has arisen at ConocoPhillips for a Solutions Architect, this position will provide the architectural leadership in shaping and executing the Data Analytics vision, strategy and roadmap. It will help define implementation architectures for Data Analytics initiatives and influence Business and IT leaders on the architectural direction for strategic programs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plays a key role in defining the future state of Data Analytics programs

  • Defines reference and implementation architectures

  • Designs and implements Data Analytics architectures from the data foundational through to the Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics layers. Ensuring the entire ecosystem integrates well.

  • Propose and execute on Innovative Proof of Concepts within the scope of Data Analytics

  • Utilizes broad and deep understanding of the competitive landscape and corporate and business unit strategies to provide context for architectural decision making.

  • Continuously pursues advanced knowledge of business solutions and maintains understanding of applicable technologies, tools, and services

  • Designs and implements reference Data Analytics architectures.

  • Collaborates with global functions to ensure solutions are compliant with current and future technical environments

  • Propose and execute on Innovative Proof of Concepts within the scope of Data Analytics

  • Understand Industry Analytics & Data Trends to provide recommendations on process improvements and identify opportunities to bridge technology gaps in existing solution portfolio

  • Monitors implementation activity to ensure architecture and design principles are upheld

  • Ensures implemented solutions support the business objectives, as appropriate

  • Participates in governance team discussions and provides a strong voice on critical decisions

  • Establishes relationships with senior IT and Business leaders for the purpose of advancing proposed architecture solutions

  • Coaches and mentors more junior team members

  • Contributes to Analytics Governance, Standards & Best Practices

  • Coordinates alignment across various Architectural Domains & Groups


To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate the following experience and qualifications:


  • Knowledge of cloud based technologies

  • Minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience with Analytical tools and technologies (data warehousing, integration, business intelligence and advanced analytics)

  • Proven track record of delivering solutions in the Analytics area

  • In depth knowledge and industry experience in the field of Data Analytics

  • Experience in defining Data Analytics strategies

  • Programming Skills in SQL, Python, R or others

  • Strong problem solving and customer facing skills

  • Collaborative attitude and ability to work across IT disciplines (regional and global)

  • Credibility to recommend and make changes and influence others

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Knowledge and experience with data science tools and techniques

  • Experience with Tibco Spotfire, Teradata, Informatica, BusinessObjects

  • Successfully led projects and initiatives

  • Oil and Gas experience

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field

In return, ConocoPhillips offers a culture of collaboration, work life balance and support for individual career and professional development.

In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all pre-screening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of the 30 th of April 2019.

ConocoPhillips is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Function: Information Management-Information Technology

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level

Line of Business: AUSTRALIA - WEST

Title: Solutions Architect