Skills: IT - Analysis & Management, IT - Programming & Database
Experience: 9 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
SR. SYSTEMS ENGINEER (TRADING PROJECTS)
Primary Purpose of Job
As part of the team in charge of the IT solutions/applications specific to QP Trading (QPT) business: • Lead and manage medium to large IT projects to implement new or transform existing QPT solutions with a delineated scope of work to be executed within a finite time frame. • Ensure that project related implementation/transformation are performed in accordance with business needs and compliance with ICT exigencies (Governance and Security). • Handle assigned projects as per their charter-defined responsibilities over all components and phases, including required procurement activities. • Entertain close relations with QPT stakeholders to understand their key needs and priorities. • Identify and evaluate the possible solutions (new applications, enhancements, capacity, etc.) then facilitate and document related solution selection and decision • Apply security measures by following security procedures and standards to ensure secure environment; manage and address vulnerabilities and threats on project related systems. • Follow the established procedures/processes and utilize best practices to provide effective control and mitigation of risk to concerned project or solution. • Initiate and coordinate procurement and contract arrangements throughout the overall lifecycle for purchase, implementation, maintenance, upgrade, and support and associated services of Trading software. Manage performance of related external vendors/partners, control associated resources and budget.
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences/Petroleum & Energy, MBA or equivalent • International certifications in Project Management (PMP or equivalent) preferred and IT Service Management (ITIL or equivalent) recommended
Experience & Skills
• Minimum 9 years of progressive and directly related experience with IT Project Management and 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.) • Experience in managing/executing various high value projects for Trading solutions implementation (including resource leadership, contracts management) • 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