Sr. Technical Professional Leader-Instrumentation/Control



  Full Time   Employee

Eastern Province
Saudi Arabia

Title: Sr. Technical Professional Leader-Instrumentation/Control

Location: SA-Eastern Province-Al Khobar

Job Number: 1045055


Control Systems (Instrumentation) Engineering

Overall Summary

Consultant Control Systems Engineer with proven experience in the design of process units, pipelines, utilities and offsite facilities from conceptual stage through detailed design of medium to large size projects. Thorough knowledge of projects/control systems engineering practices, economics principles, calculation methods, international standards, codes, specifications, and procedures. Minimum 25 years’ experience in Oil & Gas, Hydrocarbons, and Infrastructure industries in both Offshore and Onshore projects.

Reporting To:

Engineering Manager

Job Grade:

ECIS55 | Senior Technical Professional Leader – Instrumentation/Controls

Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for design, specification, sizing, and selection of instruments and equipment required for control and monitoring of process units and utilities (BPCS, Safety Systems, SIS, SIL, Analyzers, PCS Communication, field instrumentation, valves, advanced controls systems, etc)

Lead a team of about 40 - 50 Control Systems Engineers and related discipline engineers and designers across a complete portfolio of projects, including both Cost Reimbursable and Lump Sum

Develop basis of design documents

Scoping of projects, including control systems deliverables

Review and approve work plans for control systems team

Review and approve control systems deliverables

Estimate work-hours

Review and approve Instrument calculations (valve sizing calculations, orifice plate sizing, voltage drop calculations, etc.)

Provide technical leadership and guidance to the project team, including the Clients

Responsible for design integrity of process engineering scope, performance of assigned staff, and on-schedule delivery of the work within budget

Lead technical presentations to Clients and their representatives as required

Serve as technical resource to Control Systems engineers and related Discipline engineers and designers

Provide technical leadership to ensure that applicable procedures and standards (client, KBR and international) are correctly applied.

Key Interactions:

Project Management

Discipline Managers

Vendors (technical)


Qualifications & Years of Experience:

Minimum Bachelor of Science in Control Systems or related field, and a minimum of 25 years’ of relevant engineering experience with excellent communication skills required.

Key Skills & Technical Competencies:

Sound knowledge of basic engineering principles, control systems and instrumentation technology, equipment sizing, safety devices

Knowledge of iPlant, Bentley View including InTools (SPI), InstruCal

Familiarity with key Saudi Aramco engineering standards and procedures is desirable

Ability to handle responsibility and complete projects within schedule, i.e. excellent Time Management skills are required

Must be proficient in English, oral and written

Excellent technical presentation skills required

Job: Engineering/Technical - Control Systems or Instrumentation/Controls

To apply for this job, contact:
RJ Maggard

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