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Security Engineer

Security Engineer

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Instrumentation
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Security Engineer to work out of our Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia office. This position will be on the Marjan onshore gas plant project and is scheduled to run for approximately twelve months.


  • Provide telecommunication discipline expertise in support of the client’s team for the FEED engineering of the petrochemical facilities
  • Co-ordinate with other disciplines to complete the telecommunications design
  • Manage and be commercially aware and conscious of contractual issues as per Wood guidelines
  • Design and install OSP cabling and communication hardware

Skills / Qualifications

  • Certified designer for outside plant cabling or BICSI certified and a copy of such certification shall be attached to the candidate’s resume
  • Degree in Engineering is essential while Postgraduate qualifications in the relevant engineering discipline is preferred
  • Full knowledge of the following telecommunication systems: LAN network, PABX, CCTV, Radio System, PAGA, Ethernet wireless, SDH / PDH systems and Weather Monitoring Systems, to be able to develop FEED and details engineering specifications
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the industry
  • Minimum of 8 years of work experience relevant to telecommunication and IT
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status preferred
  • Proven track record of working on FEED & EPC projects for oil & gas facilities
  • Knowledge of international codes and specs for safety critical systems would be beneficial
  • Experience working on Saudi Aramco projects as PMC to support the client would be beneficial
  • Should be able to work independently

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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