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


Department
INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

Title
SR. SYSTEMS ENGINEER (TRADING SYSTEMS)

Primary Purpose of Job

As part of the team in charge of the IT solutions/applications specific to QP Trading (QPT) business:

• Entertain close relations with QPT stakeholders to understand their key needs and priorities

• Identify and evaluate the possible solutions (new applications or enhancements, capacity, etc.) then facilitate and document related solution selection and decision.

• Provide expert and technical support to QPT and handle related solution installation, configuration, customization, enhancements and upgrades.

• Apply security measures according to ensure secure environment. Manage and address related vulnerabilities and threats. Monitor and analyze related solution performance; implement preventive and corrective actions.

• Develop and define standards, policies and procedures related to the management of the Trading applications; and implement quality controls, standards, knowledge management, policies, and procedures.

• Initiate and coordinate procurement and contract arrangements throughout the overall lifecycle for purchase, implementation, maintenance, upgrade, and support and associated services of Trading software.

• Maintain a structured portfolio and roadmap of the Trading solutions and develop capacity management strategies and plans.

• Lead and manage small to medium size to implement new or transform existing QPT solutions.


Education

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences/Petroleum & Energy, MBA or equivalent

• International certifications in Project Management (PMP or equivalent) and IT Service Management (ITIL or equivalent) recommended


Experience & Skills

• Minimum 9 years of progressive and directly related experience with Trading solutions

• Demonstrated understanding of Oil& Gas sector and deep knowledge of Trading business and related technologies solutions (C/E-TRM, Fleet Management, Trading Platform, Trading Market Analytics, etc.)

• Effective participation in various high value projects for Trading solutions implementation

• Strong experience in establishing and managing related contracts and agreements

• Familiar with IT standards & best practices, architecture, integration, methods

• Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills

• Ability to influence and work closely with stakeholders to determine acceptable solutions

• Strong problem solving and decision-making skills

• High proficiency with workplace applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

• Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations

• Demonstrated ability to effectively work and communicate with a multi-cultural/national workforce
 

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