SmartPlant Foundation Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States


SmartPlant Foundation Administrator

Position Description/Job Responsibilities

  • Monitor the production application environments taking such action as may be necessary to ensure maximum availability and correct operational issues related to the Engineering Data Integration suite of applications
  • Provide second-line (intermediate skill set required) and third-line (advanced skill set required) support for a suite of Engineering data repository and reporting, data consistency checking, integrating multiple source systems via attribute mapping, setup and monitoring and see through the operational effectiveness of project life cycle from application support perspective
  • Participate in the development of new custom applications used to support the standard applications
  • Participate in the initiatives undertaken by the global Engineering Systems team
  • Develop knowledge and expertise in unfamiliar topics relevant to the needs of the Engineering Information management team
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining application systems architecture, interfaces and technical documentation


  • Bachelor’s degree in in any Engineering discipline, Computer Science, Information Technology or a related field
  • Minimum five (5) years of related experience, with average experience of six (6) to ten (10) years
  • A good knowledge of Intergraph SmartPlant Foundation (SPF) and Intergraph SmartPlant for Owner Operators (SPO) used for integrated data management
  • A good knowledge of SmartPlant EFSchema configuration and management
  • A good knowledge of SPF Authoring Module, List Edit, Reporting, and Datasheet functionalities
  • Experience integrating SmartPlant Foundation with other SmartPlant tools including SmartPlant P&ID, SmartPlant Instrumentation, SmartPlant Electrical and Smart 3D
  • Experience configuring SPF/SPO Consolidated Data Warehouse(CDW) Schema, SPO Core, Handover, and SDV Modules
  • Experience in requirements analysis, design, configuration/development, unit testing and support of Engineering IT applications and in particular SPF and SPO
  • A good knowledge of data processing including technical knowledge of IT hardware, software, networks, and Oracle or SQL Server database technology
  • Working knowledge of Multi-tier Application Environment, Windows Server, IIS, and XML/XSLT Technology
  • Ability to work independently and keep team management adequately informed
  • Must be well organized, able to handle multiple tasks, have excellent written and oral communication skills, and demonstrate an eagerness to learn and provide superior customer service
  • Preferred experience:
  • Hands-on experience and understanding of engineering information management technologies and methodologies in a Petrochemical, Oil and Gas, Engineering & Construction industry
  • Successful completion of the Intergraph-provided SmartPlant Foundation Administrator training courses
  • Hands-on experience with programming languages such as VB, VBA, C# and .NET
  • Experience with Configuration/Code Management tools like Team Foundation Server
  • Knowledge of handling vendor data within SPF/SPO
  • Knowledge of using SPF as Document Management
  • Understanding of Intergraph's SmartPlant Enterprise tools and strategy as well as similar offerings from Aveva including Aveva Engineering and E3D


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union

status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .