• Senior Principal Consultant Engineer (APC)

    Job Locations IN-Kharadi, Pune
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    # of Openings
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    Professional Services/Consulting
  • Overview


    AspenTech is a leading supplier of software that optimizes process manufacturing – including oil and gas, petroleum, chemicals, pharmaceuticals and other industries that manufacture and produce products from a chemical process. With integrated aspenONE solutions, process manufacturers can implement best practices for optimizing their engineering, manufacturing and supply chain operations. As a result, AspenTech customers are better able to increase capacity, improve margins, reduce costs and become more energy efficient. In addition, the launch of the Asset Performance Management (APM) suite supports corporate reliability initiatives, taking an analytics-driven approach to asset availability. It combines deep process modeling expertise with real time big data to extend asset life and effectiveness. APM enables you to accurately predict and eliminate the root cause of all failures, so the only downtime you experience is the downtime you plan. 

    AspenTech is seeking a Senior Principal Consultant Engineer(APC) within our Global Professional Services organization based as part of the AspenTech operation in Pune, India. Major responsibility is to provide consulting services focusing on refinery / petrochemical process control to our customers for their adoption of AspenTech’s Petroleum process control tools.



    1. Execute APC projects including assessment, kick-off, pre-test, step-test, design, modeling, configuration, installation and commissioning, post-audit.
    2. Implement AspenTech APC technologies as Lead Consultant/Engineer including DMCplus, DMC3 methodologies, Apollo, IQ, SmartStep, AspenWatch, IP.21, Cim-IO.
    3. Perform/Participate in APC studies and provide user training
    4. Lead cross function teams such as the Customer Support and R&D to resolve APC issues.
    5. Support Sales and Marketing to grow APC licenses and services business
    6. The candidate may be cross trained in ENG skills to execute ENG projects as necessary



    1. Over 10 years of APC experience
    2. 8 to 12 years of refining/petrochemical industry experience
    3. An exposure in refinery/petrochemical operations is advantages
    4. Has a background in Chemical Engineering principles.
    5. Possesses process control knowledge and experience
    6. Experience in delivering APC project(s) as Project Lead is required.
    7. Fluent in English
    8. Good communication and writing skills
    9. Knowledge of APC, DCS and real-time database technologies
    10. Occasional on-site work at 12-13 hours/day and 7 days a week
    11. Frequent business travel (60% or more)
    12. Good team player. Strong ability to maintain good working relationship with customers



    EEO Statement

    PLEASE NOTE:  This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work to be performed by any person employed in this role.  This job description is not intended to be a specific or exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required.  Aspen Technology reserves the right in its sole discretion to add to, reduce from, or make changes to this job description, and/or to the actual duties performed by the employee, as necessary to meet business and organizational needs.


    Aspen Technology is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.


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