Company: Qatar Petroleum
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 6 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar


Department
INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

Title
SYSTEMS ENGINEER (Application Support)

Primary Purpose of Job
Develops system transition plans and manages Application Support services by prudent analysis of Oil and Gas business and IT requirements to commission, maintain, improve, optimise and decommission the Oil and Gas Technical Applications and Business Systems.

Education
Bachelor's in Engineering / Petroleum / Business or equivalent Minimum 6 years of progressive and directly related experience.

Experience & Skills
Good understanding of Oil and Gas business processes, practices and related business systems and technical applications. Ability to perform in a highly administrative and structured work environment Strong knowledge of network, systems, desktop applications and databases. Provide application installation/setup, maintenance/update, and application security as per QP's Policies and standards. Evaluate business and technical systems based on user needs by organising and participating in vendor evaluation meetings, designing tender technical evaluation criteria, bids evaluation and systems recommendation to ensure that the most appropriate solution is procured and implemented. Implement preventive and corrective actions by performance monitoring and troubleshooting, reviewing usage of software licenses, liaising with multiple business departments, solution providers and vendors for enhancing reliability of deployed solutions. Plan and conduct workshops by providing clarification on business and technical concerns, identify areas for improvement and meet agreed customer expectations to improve business effectiveness and usage of the system. Apply security measures by following security procedures and standards to ensure secure environment. Manage the external vendors, support partners for providing best Application Support services to the business.
 

Qatar Petroleum is an integrated national oil company (NOC) responsible for the sustainable development of the oil and gas industry in Qatar and beyond.


Qatar Petroleum’s activities encompass the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain locally, regionally, and internationally, and include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.
Qatar Petroleum is committed to contribute to a better future by meeting today’s economic needs, while safeguarding our environment and resources for generations to come. Thriving on innovation and excellence, Qatar Petroleum is bound to the highest levels of sustainable human, socio-economic, and environmental development in Qatar and beyond.


For more information, please visit www.qp.com.qa