Job Title : SR. SYSTEMS ENGINEER (TRADING PROJECTS)
Reference Code : OG-7001837
Qatar Petroleum (QP) is a state-owned public corporation established byEmiri Decree No. 10 in 1974. It is responsible for all phases of the oiland gas industry in the State of Qatar.
The principal activities of QP, its subsidiaries and joint ventures arethe exploration, production, local and international sale of crude oil,natural gas and gas liquids, refined products, synthetic fuels,petrochemicals, fuel additives, fertilizers, liquefied natural gas(LNG), steel and aluminium.
QP’s strategy of conducting hydrocarbon exploration and development isthrough Exploration and Production Sharing Agreements (EPSA) andDevelopment and Production Sharing Agreements (DPSA) concluded withmajor international oil and gas companies.
The operations and activities of QP and its affiliates are conducted atvarious onshore locations, including Doha, Dukhan and the Mesaieed andRas Laffan Industrial Cities, as well as offshore areas, including HalulIsland, offshore production stations, drilling platforms and the NorthField.
Thriving on a spirit of enterprise, each of our joint ventures isunderpinned by transparency, innovation and high standards of qualityand service.
At Qatar Petroleum, we are committed to one thing aboveall : Excellence.
INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
Primary purpose of job
As part of the team in charge of the IT solutions / applications specific to QP Trading (QPT) business :
Lead and manage medium to large IT projects to implement new or transform existing QPT solutions with a delineated scope of work to be executed within a finite time frame.
Ensure that project related implementation / transformation are performed in accordance with business needs and compliance with ICT exigencies (Governance and Security).
Handle assigned projects as per their charter-defined responsibilities over all components and phases, including required procurement activities.
Entertain close relations with QPT stakeholders to understand their key needs and priorities.
Identify and evaluate the possible solutions (new applications, enhancements, capacity, etc.) then facilitate and document related solution selection and decision
Apply security measures by following security procedures and standards to ensure secure environment; manage and address vulnerabilities and threats on project related systems.
Follow the established procedures / processes and utilize best practices to provide effective control and mitigation of risk to concerned project or solution.
Initiate and coordinate procurement and contract arrangements throughout the overall lifecycle for purchase, implementation, maintenance, upgrade, and support and associated services of Trading software.
Manage performance of related external vendors / partners, control associated resources and budget.
Experience & Skills
Minimum 9 years of progressive and directly related experience with IT Project Management and with Trading solutions
Demonstrated understanding of Oil& Gas sector and deep knowledge of Trading business and related technologies solutions (C / E-TRM, Fleet Management, Trading Platform, Trading Market Analytics, etc.)
Experience in managing / executing various high value projects for Trading solutions implementation (including resource leadership, contracts management)
Strong experience in establishing and managing related contracts and agreements
Familiar with IT standards & best practices, architecture, integration, methods
Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills
Ability to influence and work closely with stakeholders to determine acceptable solutions
Strong problem solving and decision-making skills
High proficiency with workplace applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations
Demonstrated ability to effectively work and communicate with a multi-cultural / national workforce
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences / Petroleum & Energy, MBA or equivalent
International certifications in Project Management (PMP or equivalent) preferred and IT Service Management (ITIL or equivalent) recommended