Senior Project Development Engineer
at Qatar Airways in
Job highlightsPosted on September 30, 2013
At departmental level, participates and leads the development and implementation of mega downstream projects at various stages, from initiation to commissioning and start-up. Emphasis is made on conducting the projects execution subject to budget, schedule and quality, in respect of best project management practices. The position embraces the whole projects lifecycle; it specializes in technical areas, although it coordinates with all other functional areas. As such, it supports the department's leadership and accountability in developing these projects. Education:
B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in Petroleum/Process/Chemical Engineering with strong awareness of Economics and Business Development is required. An advanced degree is advantageous (e.g., Masters in Business, Economics, etc.). Professional membership of internationally recognized project management and/or business associations. Experience & Skills:
12 years minimum of varied industry experience in Gas Processing, Petrochemical or Refining as project engineer in process design, project economics and in development of venture companies. Highly motivated, dynamic profile capable to exercise influence with outstanding communication skills. Multidisciplinary background and solid references in project management are essential to this position. Extensive exposure to multicultural working environments. Capacity to integrate the corporate differences between QP working policies and foreign partner's procedures. Significant knowledge in refining and petrochemical technologies to adapt to the pace of hydrocarbon processing industry. Knowledgeable in project economics, legal matters and project finance. Strong awareness of the oil & gas supply chain and related key parameters. Awareness of the oil & gas supply chain and related key parameters. Strong project management skills. Leadership and team building skills. Familiar with international management standards. Broad exposure to hydrocarbon processing economics and their application to muti-project opportunities. Ability to integrate different data and analysis from various sources and technical disciplines into a coherent working synopsis. Capacity to interpret complex legal agreements embedding technical aspects of projects execution. Ability to handle confidential information. Comfortable in working at a senior level with international investors and consultants. Ability to work under high pressure while demonstrating negotiation, mediation and arbitration skills. Ability to communicate effectively with the others, and to resolve conflicts. Ability to win the confidence of others for buy-in and approval. Ability to develop awareness of the environmental and safety regulations in Qatar. Ability to develop a strong awareness of QP and Qatar's business rules and procedures that apply to foreign partners who seek interest in developing downstream projects in Qatar. Excellent oral/written communication skills. Good command of English language, advanced level is minimum. Arabic is a plus. Computer literal (MS Project, Primavera, Acrobat, Microsoft Office) Please note that only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
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