Well Master Data Management Architect

Posted 07 November 2022
Location Houston, United States of America
Job type Contract

Job Description

Well Master Data Management Architect

Location: Houston, TX


The Master data management Architect is required to work closely with the GGRe data analysts, and GGRe workflow analysts to ensure that referential well data is replicated consistently across the various interpretation platforms, which include Petrel Studio, GGX, Teradata, Production Revenue Accounting & Techlog. The position requires close collaboration with other Data technology groups (ADT, Integrated Operations, Global wells, Geospatial, Permian etc.) to understand referential Well Master data requirements. The Master data management analyst will also work closely with customers to drive awareness and uptake of the solution and data provided, and drive data integrity and quality improvements.

Your responsibilities may include:

  • Provide leadership, guidance & implementation with MDM/DQ best practices, governance, standards and conventions

  • Data quality (DQ) institution, implementation and socialization.

  • Management of EnergyIQ Well Data Management platform

  • GGRe data flow Architecture & management to ensure consistency in data between various platforms

  • Help various stakeholder groups understand and improve data consistency and flows between GGRe platforms

  • Solve deep technical issues when needed

  • Partner with the various stakeholder groups which can include GGRe data, ADT, ESOI DIA, Integrated Operations, Global Wells etc.

  • Ensure consistency of data across G&G Interpretation platforms

  • Provide Well Master Data Technical leadership

  • Design MDM architecture, integration, governance, support & services

  • Communicate MDM architecture, integration, governance, support & services to stake holders

  • Staying current on Master Data Management discipline and technologies



  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States as a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as a permanent resident, refugee or asylee

  • 5+ years or more of experience working with subsurface well data

  • 3+ years or more of experience working MDM solution. Demonstrated technical expertise with MDM technologies

  • 3+ years or more of experience with SQL

  • Intermediate knowledge of Geodetic understanding

  • Willing and able (with or without reasonable accommodation) to travel 10% of the time on a yearly basis


  • 5+ years working Well Data MDM solution. Demonstrated experience with MDM technologies

  • Understanding of “What is a Well” & application to subsurface well data management

  • Advanced SQL experience

  • T-SQL - Intermediate to advanced experience

  • Programming – Python, .Net, Java etc.

  • Ideally, you will have experience with one or more of the following disciplines: Data Warehousing, Metadata Management, Master Data Management (implementation and data stewardship), Data Quality Management, Relational Databases, Data Lifecycle Management

  • Strong communication skills and an ability to influence peers and stakeholders

  • Technical experience with indexing technologies e.g., Solr, Elastic

  • Technical experience deploying, implementing & utilizing PPDM data model

  • Technical experience with ETL technologies e.g., Informatica, Apache Nifi etc.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Good analytical skills

  • Takes ownership of actions and follows through on commitments by courageously dealing with important problems, holding self & others accountable and standing up for what is right

  • Delivers results through realistic planning to accomplish goals