ConocoPhillips Alaska - North Slope Network Services Supervisor in NORTH SLOPE, Alaska
Title: Alaska - North Slope Network Services Supervisor
Location: NORTH AMERICA-USA-ALASKA-NORTH SLOPE
Job Number: 00U0Y
Who We Are
We are one of the world’s largest independent exploration and production companies, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. With operations and activities in 17 countries, we explore for, develop and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. We are challenged with an important job to safely find and deliver energy to the world. Our employees are critical to our success, and with them we power civilization.
We’re grounded by our SPIRIT Values – safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. These values position us to deliver strong performance in a dynamic business – but not at all costs. We believe it’s not just what we do – it’s how we do it – that sets us apart.
We strive to make a significant difference in the communities where we live and operate. We create an inclusive environment that values all voices and opinions. Together, the different backgrounds, experiences, ideas and perspectives of our employees drive our success.
ConocoPhillips is Alaska’s largest crude oil producer and largest owner of exploration leases, with approximately 1.3 million net undeveloped acres at year-end 2019. The company produced an average of 218 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day in 2019. ConocoPhillips holds major ownership interests in the Prudhoe Bay Unit, the Kuparuk River Unit, and the Colville River Unit (Alpine). The company operates the Kuparuk and Alpine oil fields, has an ownership interest in the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) and owns/operates the Polar Tankers fleet.
This position is responsible for supervising the Alaska Network Services team and providing technical services to the Alaska, Anchorage and North Slope, through day-to-day operations and strategic leadership. The team supports all network services infrastructure for all the Alaska sites, the execution of network and telecommunications projects, and collaborates closely with company IT and Automation Teams.
Your responsibilities may include:
Supervise ConocoPhillips Alaska network services and telecom staff technicians
Assist in developing strategic direction for growth projects and IT/OT modernization efforts
Assuring compliance with CPISP and other relevant COP and industry standards for network security.
Ensure reliability of networks and all modes of communications for COP’s remote arctic fields, drilling rigs and infrastructure.
Lead and coordinate multiple projects and services concurrently including scope of work, cost estimates, preparing AFEs, implementation oversight, resource scheduling, and tracking/reporting costs & progress.
Assess infrastructure and recognize additional value-adding opportunities for further service, cost improvements, and long-term stability.
Demonstrate focus on cost management, process efficiency, customer service, and service delivery
Working closely with automation and other company IT teams on network challenges/issues and direction.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States as a U.S. citizen or national or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee or asylee
7 years' experience in Network/Telecommunications roles
Intermediate knowledge of network telecommunications technology and systems
Valid Driver's License
Willing and able to work a rotating shift (14 days on/14 days off)
Knowledge of telecommunications technology. Specific focus on LAN/WAN, Voice Communications, Physical Infrastructure, and RF theory.
In-depth knowledge of networking and telecommunication systems, concepts, applicable methodologies, tools, standards, procedures and policies.
Strong verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated ability to influence
4 years’ experience in Telecom enterprise capital project management.
Proven proficiency to support networking technology and architecture in a large enterprise environment.
Experience running complex network/IT projects including tracking of budgetary conditions, work allocation, and time constraints.
Familiar in the use of network monitoring or other optimization tools including SolarWinds Orion, CiscoWorks, Netbrain, Wireshark, Riverbed Cascade, etc.
Experience with design, implementation and troubleshooting of Cisco ASA firewalls.
Team player with an ability to draw on the expertise and knowledge of team members to deliver the best solutions.
Experience maintaining a complex budget(s) covering several projects a year and deliver successful results.
Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills.
Cisco CCNA/CCNP certification.
Able to adapt to and implement new technologies to meet constantly changing customer requirements.
Strong mentoring skills for providing career guidance and support to direct reports and junior technicians/engineers.
Strong time management and work prioritization skills.
Ability to maintain a productive local team with strong partnerships across organizational boundaries while generating trust and confidence
Knowledge of major networking technology to include: BGP, EIGRP, QoS, Cisco Unified Communications, VmWare, RF Theory, 2-way Radio, Switching, Spanning-Tree, etc.
Ensure network policy, controls, and procedures are maintained throughout team.
Ability to evaluate and identify opportunities for network performance and functionality improvements.
Displays integrity and follows through on dedications by holding others accountable and standing up for what's right
Delivers positive results through realistic planning to accomplish goals
Listens actively and invites new ideas for exchanged views, then influences and acts to drive positive performance and achieve results
Builds positive relationships based on trust and strives to seek collaboration across organizational boundaries to achieve goals
Responds inventively, flexibly and positively when faced with challenges and demands
Takes an active role in acquiring, developing and retaining a high-performing, highly engaged team.
To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of May 14, 2021.
Candidates for this U.S. position must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee or asylee. Individuals with temporary visas such as A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, L, M, NATO, O, P, Q, R or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization in the United States now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.
ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
Job Function: Operations
Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
Line of Business: OPERATIONS PERFORMANCE
Title: Alaska - North Slope Network Services Supervisor