McDermott Principal I&C Engineer - Engineering Lead in Houston, Texas

Title: Principal I&C Engineer - Engineering Lead

Location: USA-Texas-Houston

Job Overview:

Instrumentation & Control Systems design and analysis of an assigned scope of work in a project including specific complex deliverables such as DCS & PLC systems. Work includes, among other things, conceptual studies, cost and planning studies, layouts, design calculations, specification development and supervising vendor packages.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Instrumentation & Control Systems design and analysis of an assigned scope of work in a project including specific complex deliverables such as DCS & PLC systems.

  • Conceptual studies, cost and planning studies, layouts, design calculations, specification development and supervising vendor packages.

  • Ability to effectively communicate technical solutions and concepts to other engineers and non-engineers.

  • Mentor junior Electrical Engineers and depending on size and complexity of scope of work may be assigned as the Instrumentation & Control Systems Engineering Lead for a project.

  • Maintain and promotes a focus on end product.

  • Ensures effective communications among other engineering disciplines.

  • Ensure effective management of change. Assumes responsibility for cost, schedule, quantity and budget control.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree.

  • Minimum 10 years industry experience with an EPC Contractor.

  • Heavily weighted towards LNG/gas processing/refinery/petrochemical projects.

  • Familiar with DCS/PLC codes and standards for domestic and/or international.

  • Recent knowledge of engineering methods and possesses a technical knowledge of the detail design engineering process and some types of control instrumentation.

  • Must have recent knowledge of (DCS, SIS, etc.) and Field Instrumentation.

  • Experienced with domestic and/or International electrical, instrumentation and control systems codes and standards. Including ISA, NEC, and API is required.

  • Experienced as a Task Lead (e.g. Field Instrument Lead) on at least (1) mid to large size project ($500 Million )

  • SmartPlant Instrumentation (SPI), InstruCalc, MS Office Suite

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience at site during the construction, commissioning, and initial start-up phases of a project is preferred.

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Job Field: Instrumentation (Eng)

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct / Regular

Job Posting: Nov 9, 2018, 6:39:23 PM

Requisition ID: 1807600

McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.