Saudi Aramco Careers

Power Plant Data Integrator

Saudi Arabia
electrical/power engineering other engineering


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1411078

Req Number: 16870BR

Position Description:
We are looking for a Power Plant Data Integrator to support the iPower Center under Power Systems Engineering Department (PSED).

PSED is responsible for providing and managing highly technical and specialized engineering services to support the safe and reliable operation of Saudi Aramco electrical power systems generation, transmission and distribution networks. iPower is monitoring and diagnostics (M&D) center that will deploy the artificial intelligence tools to monitor the whole value chain of power systems. It will closely monitor power system assets to enhance the plant reliability and detect anatomize before they aggravate to failure. The iPower center will be the hub of intelligent solutions to enhance the overall system performance.

You will be responsible to support power plants integration to the Monitoring and Diagnostic (M&D) center. You are expected to configure different type of local turbine control system to be integrated to the M&D canter through OSI PI system.

Minimum Requirements:
As a successful candidate you should hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent. A degree or certification in the Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based tools for pattern recognition application will be highly valued.

You must have a minimum of 5 years' experience as a power plant process engineer with the following skills:
Knowledgeable in power plant process
Knowledgeable in handling power plant instrumentation and DCS.
Understanding of the operation and control of power plants
Knowledgeable in related industry standards and practices in the design, operation, inspection & maintenance of power plant instrumentation and control systems.
Demonstrated high analytical capabilities

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

Provide expertise and consulting services in the area of design, engineering, O&M, calibration, and testing & inspection of all types of instrumentation & controls systems used in electric power plants.

Day-to-day technical support to the Operation and Maintenance entities relative to control and instrumentation issues.

Assess data transfer from power plant to M&D center and investigate interruptions in the data follow for the M&D canter.

Develop specs and scope of work for major repairs, replacements, and retrofits of old and obsolete controls systems with new state-of-the-art systems.

Develop procedures for routine testing, inspection, and condition monitoring activities according to the industry standards and best practices.

Investigate and troubleshoot all problems related to operation, maintenance, start-up and installation of plant equipment, and processes.
Assess the overall data architecture of the M&D center and propose enhancement.

About us:
Saudi Arabia’s vast hydrocarbon resources will see Saudi Aramco become the world’s leading integrated energy and chemical company by 2020. Our Chemicals business is a critical, high-profile new enterprise for us and requires committed people with insight, experience and technical expertise.

We can offer professionals from diverse backgrounds and specialties a solid, secure future – not to mention extensive international exposure and the opportunity to see your ideas become reality. Work at the forefront of the industry and see how your career evolves with invested time and effort. It’s a chance to make a huge impact both on the local economy and on a global scale.