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Senior OT Systems and Database Analyst

Date: Aug 11, 2019

Location: Perth, WA, AU, 6008

Company: Newmont Goldcorp Corporation


At Newmont Goldcorp, our purpose is to create value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. One of the largest gold companies in the world, we pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity, and adding value and opportunity to our host communities. With operations on four continents, we are honoured to be named the mining industry leader by the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, and the only one listed in the S&P 500 index.

About This Role:

Do you enjoy maintaining, supporting and optimising production impact applications and databases?

Are you familiar with designing and implementing test plans for data?

Can you work autonomously to ensure that application systems and solutions are maintained?


Newmont Goldcorp have a Senior OT Systems and Database Analyst position available in our regional office in Subiaco. Reporting to the Regional Field Services Lead, you will be providing support to the Australian and African regions.


In This Role You Will:
  • Deploy and support a suite of OT applications with a primary focus on process control across all Newmont Goldcorp sites in Australia and Africa
  • Maintain the Solarwinds system monitoring tools and respond to any issues
  • Create reports and generate data to internal customers to support critical business activities
  • Collaborate with IT engagement architects to understand business processes and assist with developing recommendations and action plans
  • Serve as the regional applications and database subject matter expert and act as the escalation point for associated support service providers
  • Work alongside the global solutions team to ensure that solutions address global requirements are possible
  • Follow the development life cycle and/or system administration policies and procedures to provide documentation of all technical development
  • Perform duties supporting, maintaining and migrating databases


Your Skills, Training & Experience Checklist:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related fields and 7 years' experience OR 10 years' experience in an operational business unit with 5 years of data analysis and implementation experience
  • Experience in working with production-critical systems
  • Experience in some or all of the below applications:
    • Solarwinds Monitoring Suite
    • MS SQL Server Management and SQL Scripting
    • OSISoft PI Data Historian and tool suite
    • Control Station PlantESP Control Loop Monitoring Software or Similar
    • Alarm management tools (eg. Yokogawa ARA or Daesim AlarmPT)
  • Also desirable to have exposure to some of the below control systems and tools:
    • Yokogawa Centum DCS
    • Allen Bradley PLC
    • Schneider PLC
    • Citect SCADA
    • Wonderware SCADA
    • Emerson DeltaV DCS
  • Experience in business process modelling and workflow analysis, redesign and implementation in large organisations
  • Familiarity with programming languages and Windows and Unix operating systems
  • Experience with .Net and Business Objects
  • Working knowledge of dashboard systems and data analysts tools
  • Strong deductive reasoning skills

More About Newmont Goldcorp


Lifecycle of a Mine:


Annual sustainability report:


Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that allows every person to thrive, participate, grow, and proudly play an active role in achieving our strategy.


Newmont Goldcorp is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, placing and promoting the best individual for each position without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, etc.


We invite women and applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply, particularly persons of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent. Newmont Goldcorp acknowledges Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.



NOTE: Newmont Goldcorp does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont Goldcorp does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to

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