Principal Engineer – Instrumentation (Oil & Gas)
Atkins Middle East
As a provider of multi-disciplined technical services, Atkins is committed to design excellence in the delivery of first class solutions which combine innovation, imagination and best practice.
We now require a Principal Engineer - Instrumentation to provide expertise on multi-disciplinary Projects based in our Sharjah office. Working in a multidisciplinary team of Engineers based in Sharjah and Bangalore providing a professional design service to our clients, this is a great opportunity for an Engineer to gain additional and more technical exposure within an internationally renowned consultant.
As a Principal Engineer you shall report to the Lead Engineer Instrumentation or HoD in Sharjah and is responsible for all technical issues related to your area of specialization.
•Responsible to monitor and provide expertise advise on all instrument engineering deliverables such as design basis, specification, data sheets, instrument index, I/O schedule, logic diagram, cable / JB schedule, etc.
•Carryout sizing calculations for control valves, safety valves and flow elements.
•Prepare Fire & Gas deliverables.
•Co-ordinate with other disciplines and review other discipline deliverables.
•Prepare control system block diagram
•Provide inputs and review detailed drawings such as cable layout, instrument installation, process / pneumatic hook-up, interconnection diagram, loop diagram, wiring diagram, etc. prepared by instrument designers.
•Shall require to lead a team of Engineers and Designers
•Attend meetings with client / vendor and clarify their queries as applicable.
•Reviewing various Instruments / Control system vendors offer, prepare technical clarification and prepare Technical Bid Evaluation report.
•Review and provide comments on various instruments / control system / mechanical package vendor deliverables.
Salary & Benefits
•A competitive tax free salary for the right candidate
•Accommodation allowance provided
•Transportation allowance provided
•Medical and life insurance cover
•22 working days/year
•Flight allowance provided
End of term benefits as per U
•Candidate should be a first class Engineering Graduate in Electronics / Instrumentation discipline.
•Minimum of 15 to 20 years relevant experience in Oil & Gas Industry.
•Should have thorough experience in design engineering in Instrumentation and control systems field for onshore / offshore O&G and petrochemical field within clearly-defined scope and standards.
•Should have in-depth knowledge on Intools (SPI) software.
•Should be well conversant with International codes & standards such as ISA, BS, API, IEC, etc.
•Good reporting skills.
About the Company
About the Company
Atkins is one of the leading providers of professional, technology based consultancy and support services to the industry, commerce and governments in all of the world’s major economies. With over 17,000 staff operating in Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and the Americas, Atkins has a broad range of skills and resources and provides Clients with a comprehensive service throughout the entire life cycle of the projects in the built environment.
We aim to be the international first choice supplier of technical and integrated services. Shaped by our customers' needs, our vision is to:
• focus on quality
• seek world class design and excellence
• strive to add value
• be flexible to the evolving needs of a changing society
Atkins first carried out design and supervision commissions in the Gulf area in 1967. From its regional head office in Dubai, U.A.E. Atkins Middle East now employs over 2000 staff located in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Oman (Muscat ), Qatar (Doha) Bahrain (Manama), Kuwait (Kuwait City) and India (Bangalore).