Infrastructure Applications Specialist
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
CAD ref 50810
The key responsibilities of the Infrastructure Application Specialist (IAS) are to manage digital engineering processes to support our project delivery teams and execute the day to day development of digital engineering in Parsons Dubai office. The Infrastructure Applications Specialist (IAS) will be responsible for the effective integration, implementation and compliant adoption of infrastructure engineering applications, processes and protocols. Moreover, the IAS will ensure all infrastructure applications are being utilized in optimum automated manner and various software applications are integrated seamlessly to minimize interactions and re-work. The IAS will collaborate with design team members to analyze client specific design requirements of the project and develop and implement solutions to meet such requirements in a timely manner.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manage the entire integrated digital engineering design in Parsons Dubai office.
Enhance design and production efficiency by introduction of intelligent tools and customized add-ons (e.g. Lisp routines, MDLs, etc.) ;
Integrate different infrastructure engineering applications seamlessly in an automated manner to minimize the inter and intra design discipline coordination and collaboration efforts/works.
Coordinate closely with design managers and the Technical Director on enhancing design workflows.
Participate and support the BIM Management Office (BMO) activities with the development and implementation of the MEA Going Digital Roadmap.
Drive implementation of standards, processes & procedures and provide progress and performance updates on fortnightly and monthly basis.
Develop and support proposal leads in Request for Proposals (RFP), e.g. clarifications, technical write up, Level Of Efforts (LOE) estimate etc.
Proactive approach and learning of new technology to evaluate and drive the deployment (hardware and software) with Parsons IS.
Support the setup, development, configuration, establishment of the Common Data Environment (CDE) for project use.
Develop and maintain software template files suitable for engineering applications (Civil3D, REVIT, InRoads, etc.) to assure standards.
Manage and support object(s) creation and maintain libraries according to the relevant project(s) and stage(s) needs.
Manage, support and validate project design delivery. e.g. 3D modeling, detailing, scheduling and extraction.
Review, monitor and report on the development of clash interference and fully coordinated models, follow up resolution and closure with Design leads for internal design development.
In coordination with the Quality manager ensure that’s all deliverables follow the company’s Quality Management review procedures
Support the Quality department during conducting audits and supply chain non-conformance(s).
Oversee model integration, validate and export model geometry and data to schedules for internal design and commercial activities.
Support the Contracts and Project Controls department in BIM related activities.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE/SKILLS/ COMPETENCIES AND TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer science.
Minimum 10 years’ hands on design experience (highways, structures or utilities) or infrastructure software applications support.
Experience with British BIM Standards PAS1192 and BS1192.
Proficient in a range proprietary software applications such as ACAD, MicroStation, REVIT, InRoads, Civil3D, StormCAD, NavisWorks and similar engineering applications.
Working knowledge of design workflows, production cycle and priorities.
Knowledge of advance programming languages such as .NET, VB, etc..
Middle East/Gulf Countries experience preferred.