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Concentrix Advanced App Engineer in Austin, Texas

Job Title:

Advanced App Engineer

Job Description

  • This position requests an experienced Process Optimization (APC) professional with proven capability to function independently in responsible project, services & pre-sale roles, to take responsibility, alongside the PM, for all aspects of successful process optimization and simulation delivery including client contact, project conception, engineering, resource management, scheduling and implementation, supporting/leading simulation (OTS) project and services.

  • Responsibility for sound technical design & delivery of process optimization and simulation solutions, in alignment with the customer requirements and to the full satisfaction of the client unlocking the targeted business value using state of the art technology.

  • Identify process control & optimization improvement opportunities at various chemical manufacturing sites. Lead feasibility studies for implementing control optimization solutions considering design, equipment, & operational constraints, product prices and optimization objectives to prepare the ROI.

  • Provide pre-sales support using commercial, technical, & functional knowledge to identify requirements, risks and assumptions, compile estimates, prepare proposals and presentations/demos as appropriate to further the pursuit and submit the bid.

  • Provide consulting support and or lead critical project activities, ensuring buy-in and acceptance from the customer including, but not limited to – Project Kick Off, Pre-Test & Tuning, Step Testing, Inferential development, Model Acceptance Testing, Commissioning & SAT.

  • Conduct training to plant operations & customer engineering teams / suite of process performance solutions.

  • Identify/troubleshoot process unit operations, software, and instrument problems. Create and implement new strategies to improve process efficiency, process control utilization & reliability. Support start-up activities if required.

  • Act as a process control subject matter expert for process hazards analysis, process design modifications, risk assessment review, alarm management, and incident investigation.

  • Proactively recommend potential quality and efficiency improvements within the engineering/ product development group. Regularly identify & communicate risk in the project and prepare mitigation plans.

  • Shares technical knowledge with project team, supervisor, own discipline, and other disciplines. Lead or support improvement technology plans developed by business technology leaders and influence the product development.

  • Communicate with internal team regarding technical issues, escalating these early in the project.

  • Cultivate client relationships as a trusted technical advisor while identifying revenue & growth opportunities for Advanced Solutions in the Process Optimization space.

  • Promote adjacent process performance solutions including but not limited to process simulation & design, operator training / simulations, blending & movement automation.

  • Review operating & control philosophies, process description, P&ID, PFD, proposal documentation.


  • Hands on application experience implementing Real-Time / Multi-Variable Optimization solutions in multiple industries including but not limited to Refining, Petrochemical, Gas Processing, & Oil & Gas.

  • 8-10 years’ experience in Advance Process Control Domain.

  • Experience developing inferential / property predictors.

  • Expert product knowledge of Profit Suite (minimum). Diverse experience in other process optimization solutions such as PACE, DMC+, RTO.

  • Programming languages (Visual Basic, CL, Fortran).

  • Data Historians (Uniformance PHD, OSI PI, IP21).

  • DCS/Operator Stations ( TDC3000, Yokogawa Centum V/CS/CS3000, Siemens, Foxboro, ABB, Emerson & others).

  • Excellent understanding of thermodynamics, fluid dynamics and control theory.

  • Extensive process modelling experience in Refining, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas companies.

  • Experience with PID/APC monitoring applications. Expert experience with PID Tuning and implementation of Advanced Regulatory Control.

  • Working experience with process simulation packages such as UNISM, Dynsim, HYSIS.

  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting & and problem-solving skills, quality oriented, logical & thorough. Candidate should be able to learn quickly, think efficiently, and inquire effectively to gather and understand user requirements.

  • Hands on application experience implementing Real-Time / Multi-Variable Optimization solutions in multiple industries including but not limited to Refining, Petrochemical, Gas Processing, & Oil & Gas.



USA, GA, Work-at-Home

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Physical & Mental Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to operate a computer, keyboard, telephone, headset, and other office equipment. Work is generally sedentary in nature.

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