Company: Qatar Petroleum
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management, Cartography / Mapping, Software Specialist
Experience: 9 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar


Department
INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

Title
SR. SYSTEMS ENGINEER (PORTAL SOLUTIONS)

Primary Purpose of Job
This challenging position is directly responsible for Enterprise GIS Systems and solutions maintained for QP business needs under Portal Solutions. The Senior Systems Engineer will lead and work in close collaboration with all ICT team members, as well as business users to design, implement, maintain, and support corporate wide Intranet and Extranet Enterprise GIS Solutions while ensuring their scalability and high availability. The incumbent will also be responsible to: 1. Identify user requirements, create scope of work, draft functional requirements, Design, implement, and deploy IT business solutions (including COTS products, Enterprise GIS Solutions, Portal Solutions, etc.) under Portal Solutions portfolio using QP standard tools and methodologies to fulfil business requirements. 2. Review, analyse, and evaluate exiting GIS and Portal solutions in addition to user needs through the application of the system development lifecycle (SDLC) to deliver new and updated high quality solutions and ensure that all user requirements are captured, implemented, tested and accepted. 3. Manage assigned projects by meeting project milestones and delivering all project deliverables as per ICT PMO guidelines and ICT Information and Cyber security guidelines and standards. 4. Contribute to the section's budget planning by preparing budget estimates for new and existing solutions and cost management in line with corporate financial policies and procedures by soliciting corporate ICT requirements and business needs from customers to provide solutions and services in most cost effective manner 5. Prioritise, resolve issues and security vulnerabilities for GIS and Portal Solutions/ Systems based on thorough review and analysis with minimal interruption to the business. 6. Standardise solutions through collaboration with other ICT divisions and evaluate new technologies to meet present and future business needs in a cost effective manner. 7. Ensure business continuity by creating / maintaining technical documentation and conducting risk assessments of the deployed solutions. 8. Ensure work is carried out in accordance with the scope and within schedule and cost by working closely with contractors, consultants and team members by following up their work during various stages of the project implementation 9. Participate in evaluating business systems and user needs by participating in customer and vendor evaluation meetings to ensure the business requirements are met.

Education
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Systems or a related Engineering/Business field.

Experience & Skills
• Minimum 9 years of progressive and directly related experience • Knowledge of GIS and / or Geography • Experience in implementing system architectural concepts • Experience with administering, maintaining, developing, and documenting Portals and GIS Enterprise Solutions and technologies such as ESRI Suite of products. • Experience and Strong awareness of current web development technologies, secure coding practices and languages, integration of Portal and GIS Enterprise Solutions with different back end systems, and current trends in software development methodologies. • Experience in scope, sizing, resource estimates for a variety of projects. • Ability to prioritize tasks/objectives with strong organizational, administrative and analytical skills • Ability to perform Root Cause and Decision Analysis, Analysis of Alternatives, Risk Management and System Design Concept Validation • Extensive experience in consistently and effectively documenting requirements, processes and procedures. • Expert knowledge in Microsoft Office and other office productivity applications such as Microsoft Project and Visio. • Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical personnel in both oral and written forms. • Ability and experience in leading projects and using related PM tools and methodology such as PMI's Project Management methodology. • Ability to lead and motivate project team members. • Demonstrate a commitment to quality and continuous improvement
 

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