• Compliance & Integrity Analyst

    Location US-TX-Houston
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    # Positions
    Other - Other

    For more than 30 years, Novara has specialized in the design, development and application of geospatial solutions that combine geography, data and analysis.  These solutions increase transparency and data accuracy within organizations to allow clients to make informed decisions even in the most complex scenarios.


    Novara GeoSolutions is currently seeking a Compliance & Integrity Analyst for our Houston, TX office.


    The Compliance & Integrity Analyst will support the company’s Oil & Gas Industry market segment. In this client-facing role, this individual will be responsible for providing consulting, geospatial analysis, and working with a wide variety of constituents including hazardous liquids and natural gas pipeline operators and natural gas utility organizations. The Compliance & Integrity Analyst will have hands-on geospatial (GIS) experience as well as industry-related experience in compliance with 49 CFR Part 192 (Transportation of Natural Gas and Other Gas by Pipeline) and 49 CFR Party 195 (Transportation of Hazardous Liquids by Pipeline).


    • Meet the needs of our customers (including at the customer’s site when required) while helping to sustain and enhance Novara’s Oil & Gas Industry credibility
    • Provide geospatial analytical support for;
    • PHMSA TVC (traceable, verifiable complete) initiatives
    • Class location calculation and analysis
    • Natural gas high consequence area (HCA) analysis.
    • Liquids pipeline HCA impact analysis.
    • MAOP (maximum allowable operating pressure) calculation/validation
    • PHMSA TIMP and/or DIMP risk assessment experience (considered a plus).
    • Provide other compliance, integrity management and geospatial support as identified by company for both pipeline and related facilities/sites
    • Support sales staff and Industry Managers including aiding with the creation of presentations, demonstrations and support for responses to Requests for Proposal (RFPs), as needed
    • Perform other related duties, as assigned


    • Bachelor’s degree in science, technology, or engineering is preferred or related of combination of education and experience.


    • A minimum four years of industry experience.
    • An understanding of and experience with 49 CFR Parts 192 & 195.
    • Hands on experience with geospatial systems (Esri) and services.
    • Experience using geospatial-based applications for, among other things:
      • Class location calculation and analysis.
      • Natural gas high consequence area (HCA) analysis.
      • Liquids pipeline HCA impact analysis.
    • A high energy level, high degree of integrity, self-motivation, a positive attitude, proactive approach to work, and an extreme level of high confidence.
    • Strong decision-making skills and excellent judgment.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to work independently and as an effective team member.
    • Ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner with both internal and external customers.
    • Ability to travel 10 to 20% of the time.


    CHA/Novara takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and a variety of opportunities for our employees’ professional growth and development.


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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