Company: Wood
Skills: IT - Networking & Telecom
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a Senior Telecommunications Engineer to work on the engineering and project management services in Saudi Arabia.

  • The successful candidate should have a proven track record of working on FEED & EPC projects for oil & gas facilities
  • Experience of working on Saudi Aramco projects as PMC to support the client would be beneficial
  • Provide telecommunication discipline expertise in support of the client's team for the FEED engineering of the petrochemical facilities
  • Should be able to work independently
  • Co-ordinate with other disciplines to complete the telecommunications design
  • Be commercially aware and conscious of contractual issues as per Amec Foster Wheeler guidelines
  • Full knowledge of the following telecommunication systems: LAN network, PABX, CCTV, Radio System, PAGA, Ethernet wireless, SDH / PDH systems and Weather Monitoring Systems, to be able to develop FEED and details engineering specifications
  • Design and installation of OSP cabling and communication hardware
  • Has enough information on Telecom infrastructure requirement for both security and instrument systems

Skills / Qualifications

  • Engineering degree qualification is essential
  • Minimum of 8 years' experience in the industry
  • Postgraduate qualifications in the relevant engineering discipline is preferred
  • The Communication or Network Engineer shall have a minimum of twelve years' experience in relevant telecommunication and IT work
  • Certified designer for outside plant cabling and structural cabling systems or BICSI certified and a copy of such certification shall be attached to the candidate's resume
  • Knowledge of international codes and specs for safety critical systems would be beneficial
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status preferred

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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