McDermott Employment – Principal IT Pillar Specialist – E3D Admin

McDermott International

Job Overview:

Responsible for Project E3D / PDMS Setup and Administration Activities, DB Administration, Clash Manager set up, report customization, MDS customization (Support Modelling), Spooler Set up & Catalogue Building.

Primary responsibilities are all aspects associated with the support, customization and administration of E3D / PDMS projects in a global environment.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Database administration
  • Loading catalogs and specifications
  • Setting up users and databases
  • Setting and implementation of isometrics
  • Extraction materials list
  • Create Macros
  • Report customization
  • Assist design team in preparing the 3D modeling procedure for the project
  • Create new catalogues for the projects as per vendor data for piping, structural & E&I
  • Liaise with 3D model coordinator for the smooth functioning of projects
  • Support / Guide the design team for any issues (all disciplines)
  • Set up the clash management and run clash reports as per the project schedule
  • Generate various reports from the 3D model as per project requirements
  • Work with SPRD team to load E3D / PDMS specifications coming from SPRD and coordinate to resolve any errors with SPRD team.
  • Coordinate with design teams for MTOs (for input into SPRD) and other reports (weight reports, COG etc.)
  • Should be able to configure project specific customizations using PML/PML II
  • Setup support configuration and customization to enable supports modelling and drawing extraction
  • Coordinate with all disciplines to ensure that the output of 2D drawings from 3D model is maximized
  • Setup & configure drawing styles & rulesets for extraction of various types of 2D drawings for various disciplines
  • Should have good understanding of E3D / PDMS Spooler Module for user support, trouble shooting and configuration and customization
  • Manage E3D/PDMS Global and E3D/PDMS Extract Databases. Coordinate with Systems lead in setting up global projects
  • Coordinate with Systems lead for maintaining global catalogues
  • Setup progress measurement gates
  • Generate weekly progress reports for 3D administration
  • Create local backups of running projects as necessary
  • Ensure that project databases are cleaned up and merged periodically
  • Create Review / Navisworks file of the 3D model daily

Essential Qualifications and Education:

  • Design Engineering and/or IT background
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience as a Piping Designer or Engineer (preferred).
  • Good understanding of Design Engineering and associated work practices
  • Very good knowledge of configuring and supporting all modules within E3D / PDMS
  • Minimum of 10 years work experience as a E3D / PDMS administrator, preferably in a global environment
  • Able to act as E3D / PDMS coordinator between all engineering departments
  • Practical knowledge of PML/PML II programming language
  • Able to generate video presentations using Review

Preferred Qualifications and Education:

  • Understanding of AVEVA Diagrams or other AVEVA tools administration
  • Pro-active , and team player
  • Must posses good problem solving skills and creative thinking
  • Good communication skills in English (verbal and written)
  • Conversant with MS office applications

Company Overview and Core Values:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

At McDermott, we hold all employees accountable to follow our 5 core values.

  • Integrity – we maintain a firm adherence to legal and ethical conduct
  • One Team – we are one company, where everyone is equally important
  • Go Beyond – we seek courageous and creative solutions
  • Well-Being – we promote all forms of well-being
  • Commitment – we are reliable and dependable in delivering quality solutions

Primary Location



IT Pillar (IT)

Employee Status

Direct / Regular




Yes, 25 % of the Time

Job Posting

Jun 3, 2022, 11:51:57 AM

Job Details:

Company: McDermott International

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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