SCADA Project Manager

01 March 2018


We are looking for a SCADA I.T Project Manager for a large oil and gas pipeline project based in Switzerland. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge of pipeline transportation system control:


Assess customers' needs, business services demand gathering, demand analysis

  • Create specifications, specification sheets and define tenders
  • Lead and / or validate technical solution design for required services
  • Define budget for solution / service required
  • Define Service Level Agreement with partners
  • Lead development projects and coordinate external contractors / system integrators
  • Manage complex applications integration
  • Coordinate Application Management and Application Maintenance for area of responsibility
  • Monitor project and / or activities progress
  • Organize and coordinate testing phases, get approval from end users to go-live
  • Monitor technical performance and service level of partners
  • Report on cost and risk management of projects and activities

Technical experience required:

  • Profound IT basis, especially in terms of data bases, web technologies, Enterprise Application Integration technologies
  • Knowhow in release and life cycle management of applications
  • Knowledge of the European gas markets and analogous technical implementation is an advantage
  • Knowledge of one or more business process of TSO
  • Good knowledge of the following process:
    • Transportation system control
    • Simulation & Optimization
    • Meter reading

Professional experience required:

  • At least 10 in years in IT projects and at least 5 years in the position (Service / Project Management)
  • Project Management experiences (optional certification)
  • Very good economic knowledge (cost control, project budget definition)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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