Principal Instrument & Controls Engineer – Wood

Full Time @ Jobs in Qatar Sector: Electronics Engineering
  • Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : March 27, 2022
  • Salary: Negotiable
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About the job


  • Ensures Wood and Client Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work
  • Serves as the Lead Engineer and/or discipline technical authority when required on medium to large complexity projects
  • When assigned as the lead, manages the I&C scope of work within the agreed budget and timeframe, ensuring that key milestones are met for the overall project delivery.
  • Supervises less experienced I&C engineers and, where required, be line manager for I&C engineers within Qatar office
  • Follows company standards and procedures to meet with schedule and budget as advised by the Engineering Manager
  • Demonstrates appreciation of commercial and technical risks, managing these appropriately within own work and highlighting any significant issues to the Engineering Manager
  • Provide C&I input to tenders and project estimates in the development of method statements, deliverable lists, manhours, CTRs and risk
  • Ensures the delivery of challenging corporate, project and client targets using sound technical knowledge and decision-making skills
  • Acts as Wood’s technical representative for the I&C discipline in design reviews such as HAZOP, LOPA, SIL and F&G mapping studies. In this capacity also closely coordinates with clients and third parties
  • As a technical specialist demonstrates, provides and develops appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues
  • Proactively engages and interfaces with other disciplines / third parties to ensure delivery of work scope to meet project and client expectations

Skills / Qualifications

  • Engineering Degree in Instrumentation & Control, Electrical & Electronics Engineering or similar with a minimum of 15 years of relevant experience
  • Enrolled on the Register of Engineers in the State of Qatar, Grade A Category as a mandatory requirement
  • If not enrolled on the Register of Engineers in the State of Qatar, then candidates must be a Chartered Engineer
  • TÜV Function Safety Certification is desirable
  • Further education and experience with Cyber Security Systems is desirable
  • Proven core Instrument & Control Engineering skills, including design experience in the Oil & Gas sector
  • Familiar with third party control system architecture and design including Honeywell, Yokogawa, Emerson, Invensys, Siemens and ABB for example
  • Familiarity and experience with PAS, DCS, SCADA and PLC control systems including fieldbus technologies and the various communication protocols
  • Experience with ESD, F&G and Condition Monitoring Systems design
  • Experienced with completing SIL assessments, SIL verification, and SIS architecture design
  • Familiarity and experience with instrument design tools such as SPI (INTOOLS)
  • Experienced and well versed with HAZOP / SIL / LOPA, capable of representing the discipline as the technical authority in such studies
  • Experience and knowledge of Telecoms engineering and design is desirable, including an awareness of relevant international design codes and standards such as IA/TIA and ETSI
  • Experience with Telecoms systems such as LAN, CCTV, PA/GA, UHF/VHF Radio, Microwave and Access Control for example is desirable
  • Experience with management of vendors, able to complete Technical Bid Evaluations and oversee development of vendor scope
  • Experience completing factory acceptance tests for a range of instrumentation and control systems is desirable
  • Construction and site experience is desirable, with exposure to loop checking, installation and problem solving of transmitters, pressure switches, level switches, control valves, F&G detectors, flow meters and MOVs
  • A self-motivated, proactive individual with high achievement drive and initiative, excellent verbal and written communication skills and good organisational awareness
  • Ability to impact and influence fellow workers
  • Display analytical and innovation skills to manage new technology
  • Familiar with and experience in the application of international design codes and standards such as ISA, NFPA, BS, API, IEC, NACE, NEMA, ANSI, etc
  • Ideally has experience with Qatar O&G customer design standards including Shell DEPs

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