Senior Automation Engineer

About the Role

Ad Dawhah
Transformation of Industry
Business Unit
Electrification - Automation - Digitalization
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Experienced Professional

How You’ll Make an Impact

  • Design Clarification: Reviewing the specifications released by customer; clarifying the scope and estimating man-hours and material requirements for jobs.
  • Engineering: Assuring Software and hardware engineering testing jobs are done timely and within the budget.
  • FAT: Organizing the review and test of engineered system with customers, conclude successful FAT with end users.
  • Documentation: Assuring all project documentation is updated according to the documentation structure.
  • Offshore work: Ensure that the final engineered solution is implemented successfully at offshore sites.

What You Bring

  • Minimum 8 years of experience as a Automation Engineer in Oil & Gas sector with offshore work experience

·         Bachelor degree in Engineering or related discipline (Electrical, Electronics, Computer Science / Computer Engineering, Mechatronics, etc.)

·         In depth experience with the following technologies:

o    Siemens S7 Automation Systems, SICOS knowledge will be preferred.

o    Working knowledge on Siemens PLC system: Simatic S7 400, F and FH systems. Safety Systems,  S7 1200, S7 1500, Profibus, Profinet, Modbus, Ethernet networks. PDT, TIA Portal (preferred)

    • Knowledge of Siemens Offshore Oil & Gas standards for offshore automation systems  and ATEX standards
    • Knowledge and work experience with Siemens PCS7 is a must and PCS7 V9.0 exposure is preferred. Full knowledge of Client-Server architectures, Historians, and knowledge of VMWare / Virtual systems is preferred.
    • Knowledge and practical experience of implementation of Cyber Security / OT security is preferred.
    • Must be abreast with MS office applications. Knowledge of Autocad, Sigraph or Eplan is preferred
    • Windows Server, MS SQL Server, VMWare / Virtualization,
    • Hands on work experience with SCADA, ESD and F&G systems
    • Electrical wiring in low voltage cabinets, ability to develop engineering drawings and wiring schematics for automation systems.
    • Candidate needs to undergo offshore safety trainings e.g.: BOSIET, OLF, OPITO, HUET, H2S, etc.
  • Working with estimates for upcoming jobs, and ability to lead team members to achieve work within the estimate limits
  • Work as team leader or leader of certain tasks as i.e. documentation. Must have ability to motivate and develop team members

Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

Siemens Energy Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fuelled by at least 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.