Saudi Aramco Careers

Distributed Control System (DCS) Engineer

Saudi Arabia
mech/process/contrl engineering other engineering


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1409129

Req Number: 16843BR

Position Description:
We are looking for a Distributed Control System (DCS) Engineer to join Shaybah NGL Recovery Plant Department (SNGLD) under Gas Operations Admin Area.

Shaybah NGL Recovery Plant (SNGL) extracts Natural Gas Liquid (NGL) components from Shaybah associated gas arriving from Shaybah's Gas Oil Separation Plant (GOSPs) and delivers the lean gas at the required pressure to the interconnecting pipeline from Shaybah NGL Plant to GOSPs for re-injection.

SNGL operations are monitored and controlled through a Distributed Control System (DCS) and supporting auxiliary control systems. DCS Engineers monitor and maintain the performance of these systems through conducting engineering assessments, employing troubleshooting methodologies and applying engineering recommendations.

Minimum Requirements:
As a successful candidate you should hold a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, preferably in electrical, electronics, computer or equivalent.

You must have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in process control and instrumentation fields.

You must have experience in process control system networks topologies and design, commissioning control system and alarm management system such as alarms documentation and rationalization activities.

You must have a knowledge in Yokogawa DCS& ESD systems configuration.

You must have a relevant control system certifications, knowledge in programing languages.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:

Provide control systems and instrumentation related engineering support to operations.

Enhance and resolve process control and instrumentation challenges within the plant.

Design, configure and commission control systems and ESD logics and sequences.

Ensure the healthiness of control systems and networks security.

Diagnose and troubleshoot control system issues during plant upsets.

Participate in engineering studies and evaluations.

Work with control systems vendors to pilot new technologies.

Work with multidiscipline team in assessment and studies.

About us:
Saudi Aramco’s Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world’s largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company’s reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world’s largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company’s Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry’s most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.