Principal Engineer Automation


We are looking for a skilled automation engineer to work in a large EPC offshore greenfield project.
The right candidate will join a major new build project and will have the opportunity to develop his/her skills within automation solutions and develop personal skills in a large international project-working environment.


* System responsible for SAS interface to Electrical switchboards.
* Design of SAS programming basis for interface to Electrical swtichboards (HV & LV) and UPS.
* Designing solutions according to our client's and Project requirements
* Follow up vendors and participate in test activities/FAT both for SAS and SAS interface to switchboards
* Ensure that vendor and engineering information required for progress of the work is identified and communicated to the project
* Interface to other disciplines, suppliers and client
* Perform and complete engineering documents
* In cooperation client and contractor ensure efficient and coherent integration and design between offshore platforms, subsea and HVDC plant

Required expertise

* Education Bachelor degree
* Ex course and FSE course
* Minimum 12 yearsÂ’ experience from automation engineering in green field projects located on Norwegian Continental Shelf
* Minimum 6 yearsÂ’ Experience from SAS system design activities, including SCD development of PDCS
* Experience with Power Management Systems (PMS) in SAS.
* Systems and responsibilities from green field projects located on Norwegian Continental Shelf.
* Experience with communication protocols, such as Profinet and IEC61850
* Experience and deep knowledge of automation design according to relevant standards such as NORSOK, ATEX, PTIL and IEC
* Detailed knowledge of Equinor technical requirements (TRs)

Personal skills

* Have good communication skills
* Have a cooperative working attitude and acceptance for multicultural team environment
* Ability to work independently as well as in team
* Be systematic and accurate
* Have a high loyalty to deadline and quality requirements
* Be proactive, seeking advice and share own experiences with others

Languages: Fluent Norwegian and English skills - both orally and in writing
Work place: Asker
Duration: ASAP - 31.12.2020
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    • Vacancy ID 3012676
    • Workplace Asker
    • Start date 04.05.2020
    • Deadline 17.04.2020