Company: Qatar Petroleum
Skills: IT - Sys Admin & Support, Security
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar



Primary Purpose of Job
QP is looking to recruit a Senior Systems Engineer (Systems Security) that will join a team responsible for overall protection, confidentiality, integrity and availability of the ICT systems that supports QP's business operations. The new member is required to support and maintain the day-to-day security operations and system change lifecycle of QP's critical security systems and devices, tools & services. The new member is also required to provide senior technical support for all systems security whilst providing leadership & mentoring to junior team members. The role will be an enabler to the company's success through development and implementation of security practices that create a secure working environment.

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related Engineering field or Management Information Systems.

Experience & Skills
• CISSP, CISA, CISM, CCIE security or other relevant information security certification is a plus • Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer is a plus • Full and detailed technical knowledge of current best practices in the Information Security sector, including ISO or NIST standards. • 8 or more years of demonstrated experience in IT of which minimal 5 years of experience in systems security operations function. • Ability to manage multiple tasks and resources. • Effective problem solver with strong analytic skills. • Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures. • Demonstrate commitment to quality and continuous improvement. • Proficiency in written and spoken English. • Ability to translate information security related concepts and controls into practice • Extensive technical knowledge with the latest security solutions and threat vectors • Ability to provide information security guidance and counsel to QP lines of business in the assessment and development of new business process and related IT processes • Ability to determine appropriate approach to solving a problem and develop long vision to anticipate obstacles to proposed solution and determine steps to overcome them. • Has presentation skills that will gain acceptance of proposed solution from impacted stakeholders • Can easily deal with complex technical, organizational and process problems related to projects • Attains risk management skills in providing security reports and escalating critical security threats • Attains solid project management skills that will lead to serving security requirements and obtain information about solutions and successful delivery. • Strong knowledge of conventional signature based protection, applications whitelisting & Advanced Threat Protection solutions for endpoint security. • Strong knowledge of endpoint cryptography, data encryption, HSM and Public Key Infrastructure solutions • Strong troubleshooting skills in network, software configuration, log interpretation, etc.

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.

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