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Senior Product Champion - Data Lake/Analytics Platform

Date:  Jun 9, 2021

Houston, TX, US, 77032

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Halliburton Digital Solutions

Senior Product Champion – Data Lake/Analytics Platform



Under broad direction, this person will drive the continual evolution and delivery of key technologies for the petrotechnical data lake platform. They provide expert guidance to software developers, technology teams, and field operations across multiple organizations. Responsible for accelerating platform integration by the global business lines, keeping pace with growing digital expectations by the market. This person is recognized as a technical expert. They serve as a corporate resource, driving petrotechnical data quality and governance standards for effective big data analytics endeavors.


Job Responsibilities

  • Using their understanding of the technological advances in both the big data analytics domain and in the oil and gas industry this person:
  • Provides technical advice about the current state of the technology and its future direction.
  • Engages the data analytics center of excellence and ‘citizen’ data scientists to understand and anticipate future-state requirements.
  • Participates with management, product line, and customers in developing new technologies and platform capabilities.
  • Provides a strong technical focus in product planning for a complete, end-to-end solution.
  • Provides direction, application, and integration of cloud-based services used in data lakes and big data analytics.
  • Ensures data quality, information security and governance are part of platform design, implementation, and ongoing operation.
  • Collaborates with legal, contracts, and IT security to co-develop petrotechnical data governance and model deployment policy.
  • Maintains communications with external technology efforts such as industry and academic consortia.
  • Prepares and presents technical reports and project briefings.

Required Qualifications

  • Skills typically acquired through the completion of an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or similar discipline.
  • 10+ years of related experience in data management, data engineering, data quality, data governance, and/or data science.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing analytics solutions using Azure cloud services, especially ADLS Gen 2, AKS, Key Vault, Purvue, Durable Functions, Front door, Service Bus, and SQL.
  • Experience connecting a wide range of data sources and maintaining data pipelines optimized for large scale analytics workloads.
  • Experience with ingesting and transforming data into analytics-ready, columnar storage formats such as Apache Parquet.
  • Working knowledge of data profiling, tagging and classification, and approaches for maintaining end-to-end data lineage.
  • Demonstrated passion working with data and proficiency using BI reporting tools such as Power BI, Spotfire, or similar.
  • Experience with agile development methodologies and tools such as Azure DevOps.
  • Familiarity with conducting unit tests and analyses for software development, verification, and validation.
  • Experience preparing, presenting, and reviewing technical reports and briefings including analysis and software documentation.
  • Must be detail oriented and self-motivated that can work independently and collaboratively.
  • Strong written and oral communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Completion of a master's in computer science, engineering, or similar discipline.
  • Upstream Oil & Gas domain experience.
  • Knowledge of data governance practices and approaches related to model dilution, bias, and variance.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to build relationships.
  • Working knowledge of the OSDU™ Data Platform.


Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E.HoustonTexas77032, United States 


Job Details

Requisition Number: 91906 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Sales & Marketing
Product Service Line: Global R&D 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Analytics, Database, Data Analyst, Computer Science, SQL, Technology, Management, Data