Medical Informatics IT Engineer



Ref: HP325-135

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Title: Medical Informatics IT Engineer

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program life cycle within the Government Services and Hydrocarbons sectors. KBR employs approximately 34,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries

KBR is looking for Medical Informatics IT Engineer: hospital Buildings for Majnoon EPCM project to be based in Abu Dhabi - UAE


The successful candidate Must have experience in hospitals IT design he/she will be responsible for the design development throughout all the project design phases the projects located in Iraq. During the Engineering and Procurement phase, he/she will be based in Abu Dhabi with the requirement to travel to Iraq (Basra region) on business trips from time to time for meetings with the Client and site visits.

Experience in Large scale hospitals is a must.

Job duties:
- design of medical informatics system to assure the successful function of the Hospital Information System performance the design to include software, hardware and networks
- Plan and analyses, based on Hospital procedures, the data flow related with all the hospital services including medical, nursing and administrative procedures.
- Plan IT workstation locations and specifications.
- design the low current IT network and issue the specifications in coordination with Electrical Engineering team.
- Plan and prepare specifications and solutions for a complete integrated HIS, based on hospital operational and functional procedures including workstation and server hardware, data access and storage safety requirements, network connectivity, integrity and security.
- Plan solutions for integrated HIS project implementation including time schedule, staff training, system testing and updates, data storage, access and safety and all other ELV systems
- Issue a request for proposal, including project deadlines, functional expectations, specifications, operational procedures and integrated HIS project requirements including staff training, system installation, system testing and handover and system upgrading and maintenance.
- Coordinate and supervise HIS integration and system connectivity, staff training and system testing.
- Work collaboratively with design consultant and project team, internal departments, outside agencies and stakeholders to execute HIS project planning and design in coordination with all related standards, codes, guidelines, regulatory requirements and security requirements.
- Expert knowledge of integrated HIS.
- Develop guidelines for the management, maintenance and security of HIS.


- A university degree in IT Engineering or related field. Preferable a master's degree in Medical Informatics.
- Minimum 15 years demonstrable experience in IT systems design and technical support.
- Experience in Hospital Information Systems including design, health care procedures analysis and system's support.
- Ability to cooperate and work with design team.
- Experience with related standards and international guidelines.
- Record of engagement with a wide range of stakeholders.

About the Company

We deliver science, technology and engineering solutions to governments and companies around the world. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people performing diverse, complex and mission critical roles in 34 countries.

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long-term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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