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Senior Utility Engineer

Khatib & Alami


Ref: KP556-132

Job description / Role

• Liaise with the client and follow up on the technical implementation of projects in terms of the Data, solution implementation and deployment along the related GIS documentation
• Collect and document specific user requirements / analyze procedures and support the development team efforts
• Support and coordinate with the Solutions Development Team and support the requirements and certification of the Utility Solutions
• Conduct Solutions Presentations and Trainings
• Create strategic and business case analysis of Geospatial Utility Solutions
• Support Segment managers through the project’s delivery process when needed
• Sustain effective communication with various business partners, prospective partners and internal clients within the department/company
• Advise on emerging technology and solutions that can increase business development and introduce new technologies and solutions that integrate GIS with utility-specific engineering and analysis solutions
• Perform continuous follow-up with clients to ensure client satisfaction and ensure that the proper actions have been taken to address appropriately client’s needs from all facets
• Prepare various written outputs such as case studies, solution descriptions, newsletter articles and communicate projects and businesses information during internal presentations or conferences and business/marketing events when needed


Qualification, Technical Skills and Competencies required to execute this Role

• Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, Water Engineering or Computer Engineering
• Master’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent is nice to have
• Esri Technical Certification is a plus
• Excellent knowledge of Utility Operations showing basic utility business processes understanding (SCADA, DMS, OMS, WMS, Mobile Workforce Management, GIS, Asset Management, CRM, MDM, etc.) and an understanding of Smart Grid/AMI solutions and associated communications infrastructure is an asset.
• Excellent knowledge of the Geospatial and Energy & Utilities industry trends and competitive landscape in the countries of operation
• Understanding of international geospatial / engineering standards and codes as applicable
• Good business development skills
• Excellent analytical and technical vision skills
• Ability to rapidly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies and business value-add proposition
• Excellent presentation skills
• Good planning and organizing skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Excellent communication skills and ability to represent the organization in diverse forums
• Proficiency in spoken and written Arabic and English


• 6+ years of relevant experience in Geospatial, Energy & Utilities industries with a demonstrated deep knowledge and expertise in geospatial technologies and its application to Energy & Utilities businesses
• 2+ years of relevant experience in a senior position
• Very good experience analyzing business requirements and developing case models
• Good experience in project management
• Very good experience in delivering products, solutions, and services under projects
• Demonstrated experience with developing and maintaining relationships with clients and partners
• Excellent relevant industry experience within the Middle East and other countries of operation

About the Company

Khatib & Alami, a multidisciplinary urban regional planning, architectural and engineering consulting company, offers clients an integrated approach toward the ever-increasing need for reliable project delivery systems. In-house expertise and the continuous recruitment of bright and innovative professionals enable us to meet the challenges of development with due consideration to environmental protection, social and economic characteristics of society. In close concert with clients, we have been able to consolidate factors that make the resultant project coincide with the client's vision within the time frame and budget set out for implementation.

K&A started its consulting services in Lebanon and extended the areas of its professional activities in accordance with the growth of its experience, and its human and financial resources. The company operates in various countries including Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Sultanate of Oman, State of Qatar, State of Kuwait, Kingdom of Bahrain, Yemen, Jordan, Palestine, Syria, Iraq, Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Libya, Sudan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Belgium, Gabon and USA. K&A employs around 4,000 professionals and technicians. Since 1984, K&A has continuously ranked among the top 100 International Design firms as published by Engineering News Record (ENR). K&A has also obtained the ISO 9001:2000 certification for its Quality Management System (QMS).

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