Sr. I&C Engineer – TSI


  • Pune, Maharashtra
Sr. I&C Engineer – TSI
Job Posted : Dec 12th, 2023

Job Description

Provision of deep Instrument and Control (I&C) expertise and judgment in service of the assets, working closely with Squad Leads to ensure efficient handover of all issues that require discipline engineering input to resolve. Ensure pragmatic solutions are implemented for management of risk, production efficiency improvement, maintenance, defect elimination and engineering standardization, related to instrumented protective systems, process controls and alarms, fiscal and measurement systems and telecommunication systems in support of safe, reliable and compliant operations.

  • Provides subject area expertise related to instrumented protective systems and process controls in support of the TSI based region squads and solutions program activity
  • Assess, prioritize and support the delivery of the subject area engineering backlog
  • Maintains 6wk, 12wk, 8Q lookahead and prioritizes the subject area backlog to support the Squad Leads to deliver against agreed priorities and KPIs
  • Provides ICE expertise to MoCs, brownfield projects and modifications, hazard identification and risk assessment processes
  • Lead and contribute to the Functional Safety Programme / Region work scopes
  • Define and deliver the Self-Verification of owned Engineered Barriers and Performance Standards
  • Provides ICE expertise to ensure that cyber security risk controls are in place on all regional automation systems and that associated barriers are proactively managed
  • Responsible for monitoring and performance of the management devices in Programmes/ Regions
  • Identifies fiscal measurement gaps, develops, and implements corrective plans
  • Ensures that the inspection, testing, maintenance and condition monitoring tasks in CMMS and Operator Workbench are aligned with the technical intent of Equipment Strategies
  • Develops and updates the technical content of Equipment Strategies based on equipment performance feedback and performs periodic review of CMMS and Operator Workbench efficiency
  • Performs reliability analysis for instrument, control and electrical equipment using surveillance, maintenance and condition monitoring data, and trends performance metrics
  • Leads on resolution of complex, multi-discipline technical issues where the dominant component is instrumentation and control equipment
  • Ensures that the right suite of subject area engineering tools is maintained and available to the Discipline
  • Assures quality and consistency of surveillance and accurate reporting of excursions
  • Reviews and approves discipline-owned critical document updates including but not limited to P&ID, PFD, Operating Procedures and Cause and Effects
  • Deliver the technical requirements that underpin the agreements with supplier for control and instrumentation including company standard requirements and Functional Design Specifications
  • Work directly with MACs (Main Automation Contractors) and MIC (Main Instrument Contractors) on implementation of Joint Development Plan
  • Plans and provide technical feedback to MAC / MIC performance to support the implementation of the MAC/ MIC strategy on projects
  • Work with projects, operations and suppliers to resolve control and instrument technical and supply issues as required
  • Provide technical feedback and look for assurance opportunities in the wind, solar, CCUS and hydrogen parts of the business
  • Records relevant takeaways in shared learning systems, incorporates into local activities and intensifies high priority lessons
  • Participates to digitalization initiatives by defining the operational needs for the subject area and actively contribute for the design, development and implementation of the digital solution
  • Lead and develop a plan for obsolescence management and provide oversight for implementation
  • Lead and develop a plan for digital security compliance for ICE systems including agreement of SV schedule with Squad Lead
  • Lead in the Contract Performance Management and act as CAM of assigned engineering contracts
  • Perform oversight on contractor’s day-to-day activities in support of the Programmes / asset operations
  • Liaise with the local regulator to ensure compliance with local requirements for fiscal measurement to avoid fines and maintain equipment licenses
  • Help develop maintenance and safety procedures for work performance

Must have educational qualifications:-

  • Degree in Mechatronics / Instrumentation / Chemical / Electrical Engineering

Preferred education/certifications:-

  • Chartered Engineer or registered professional engineer
  • TUV certification

Minimum years of relevant experience:-

  • 12 Years in oil and gas/petrochemical/ refining/ chemical or equivalent

Must have experiences/skills (To be hired with):-

  • Substantial experience and technical understanding of engineering, maintenance and operation of instrument and control equipment including fixing support, reliability, obsolescence and equipment lifecycle issues, alarms management, functional safety, digital security and software in oil & gas processing facilities
  • Good knowledge of governing codes, industry standards (eg – API, IEC, ISA, ATEX, IEEE, BS) and local laws relevant to I&C engineering, and proven track record in practical application of engineering standards and practices for instrument and control equipment
  • Process or Process Control Engineering experience at a Refinery or Petrochemical Plant
  • Good working knowledge of the control system platform(s) of at least one major DCS vendor
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to interact optimally with people at all levels in the field and office
  • Understanding and Application of Safety Instrumented Systems including operational and maintenance experience
  • Mentoring and Coaching Skills

Good to have experiences/skills (Can be trained for – learning/on-the-job):-

  • Experience with brownfield modifications, equipment skid packages design, front end engineering, prioritising, technical evaluation
  • Experience with application of process control and/or advanced process control in an operational environment
  • Experience of working with remote team and collaborative approach to delivery
  • Engaging across teams and functions to deliver engineering consistently
  • Accomplished in risk, process safety and contractor performance management
  • Accomplished in delivering results under pressure


  • Pune, Maharashtra.

Company Overview:-

We are in transition to an integrated energy company with a global footprint and scale. We operate with business activities and customers in more than 80 countries across six continents. Every day, we serve millions of customers around the world. We are continually looking for talented, committed and ambitious people to help us shape the face of energy for the future.