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Senior Automation Administrator  Denver, CO  Posted: 5/15/2023
Job Description

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Job Category:

Information Systems

Position Type:

Full Time, Regular

Responsibilities are not limited to, but may include:
  • SCADA System Maintenance: Ensuring the smooth operation of the CygNet SCADA system, including hardware and software upgrades, database management, network configuration, and system backups for all EOG Denver Division Basins.
  • System Security: Implementing and managing security measures to protect the CygNet SCADA system from cyber threats and unauthorized access.
  • Troubleshooting and Technical Support: Responding to system alerts and user issues, diagnosing problems, and providing technical support to end-users and field personnel.
  • Data Analysis: Analyzing data collected by the CygNet SCADA system to identify trends, detect anomalies, and generate reports for engineering and management.
  • Collaboration with other departments: Working with other departments, such as IT, engineering, and operations, to integrate the CygNet & Ignition SCADA systems with other enterprise systems and ensure seamless data flow between systems.
  • Documentation: Maintaining documentation of the CygNet SCADA system configuration, policies, procedures, and user manuals.
  • System Optimization: Continuously seeking opportunities to improve the CygNet & Ignition SCADA system performance, reliability, and efficiency through process optimization, system upgrades, and new technology adoption.
  • Compliance: Ensuring compliance with industry regulations, standards, and best practices related to SCADA system design, implementation, and operation.

Job Requirements


  • Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Technology or Computer Science degree or similar 
  • 3+ years of experience in Automation with Oil & Gas experience preferred. 
  • Strong communication skills, multi-tasking, and organizational skills required.
  • SCADA platforms : CygNet / Ignition / Wonderware
  • PLC & RTU : Allen Bradley / Fisher ROC / ABB
  • SQL / Python
  • VB (Visual Basic)
  • Server Applications = Terminal Services, Citrix, Internet Information Services (IIS), IBM Tivoli Storage manager (TSM or ITSM)

Salary Range $57,000 Min / $103,000 Max

Position will be filled at a level commensurate with experience.

EOG Resources is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Veterans and Disabled.

Equal Employment is the Law

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