Control System Engineer

Saudi Arabia
17 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Description
We are seeking a control systems engineer to work under Northern Area Technical Support Department serving Northern Area Oil Operations in the Eastern Province of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The candidate will be part of a control systems unit that provides engineering and support services for Oil and Gas facilities. Daily activities includes maintaining running systems, and supporting new projects.

Minimum Requirements
The successful candidate should hold a bachelor's degree in engineering from a recognized and approved program.

Must have a minimum of 10 years working in Oil & Gas process control systems and SCADA.

Must be familiar with networking principles and cybersecurity for process control environment.

Duties and Responsibilities
You will be expected to be able to perform the following:

Provide engineering technical support, programming and configuration abilities to maintain DCS, ESD, SCADA, RTU and third party systems such as VMS, CCS, TMS and PLC systems.

Review design packages, budgetary cost estimates, and engineering specifications to ensure conformance with relevant standards and practices.

Ability to perform process control loop tuning utilizing software applications.

Recommend installations or modifications to improve existing plant control system elements or replacement of defective/obsolete control systems elements.

Communicate with vendors and technical consultants to resolve technical issues regarding upgrades, system performance or reliability, as well as new installations.

Participate in, and provide support to investigation committees to diagnose abnormal process issues.

Familiarity with networking principles & cybersecurity for process control environment.