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Automation Specialist (Amsterdam)


We are building up our Operations Department and recruiting for a Automation Specialist. You will support the E&I Team during preparation for Operations, delivery of the Integrated Control and Communication System of SSTTBV landfall facilities with automated systems of Gas Receiving Terminal and central/back-up control room within framework of E&I work packages and telecommunication systems.


As a subsidiary of PAO Gazprom, South Stream Transport B.V. is responsible for the construction and operation of the TurkStream Offshore Pipeline.

The TurkStream Offshore Pipeline will start in Anapa, Russia, running over 900 kilometres through the Black Sea to the Turkish coast. The pipeline will help secure energy supplies to Turkey and South-Eastern Europe in a reliable and sustainable way. The Project will use state-of-the-art technology, materials and equipment, to safeguard the pipeline’s safe operation for many decades to come.


  • Delivery of Project in accordance with agreed premises joint accountability across the entire Project team. Alignment with Company’s various requirements including project standards / guides and design standards in part of E&I disciplines;
  • Delivery of the Automation and Instrumentation deliverables and assurance per the controls identified in the Project standards/specifications;
  • Overall technical assurance for Automation and Instrumentation for the Project including assurance that the engineering deliverables are done correctly and technical sign-off of changes;
  • Coordinate and execute technical documentation review of E&I disciplines;
  • Assuring the appropriate technical oversight of the various engineering and construction Contractors in part of Automation interface issues; 
  • Acting as a main technical focal point for Contractors and for upstream/downstream operators in part of systems interconnections and data exchange, interface coordination;
  • Coordination and resolution of relevant engineering issues within the Project;
  • Coordinate Interface management across all Project phases with engineering contractors / design firms and JV partners as it pertains to engineering deliverables (vendors / engineering contractors);
  • Coordinate risk management of Project in E&I disciplines;
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor degree in Instrumentation Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Process Control Engineering, Computer Science Software or Electrical Engineering;
  • Minimum of 10/15 years of experience within Automation and Instrumentation area on Gas pipeline projects (onshore and offshore pipeline operations, gas plant construction);
  • Solid experience with Instrumentation, Automation and Control design and engineering (ICSS);
  • Proven working and design experience with PLC, ESD, DCS, SCADA and HMI systems, preferably Siemens S7, WinCC OA;
  • Solid experience with Fire and Gas detection and mitigation concepts and systems;
  • Solid experience as an Onshore Instrumentation and Automation Engineer;
  • Experience with auxiliary and supporting systems, such as electrical systems, networks and telecommunication;
  • Experience with Management of interfaces (other Contractors, disciplines, etc.);
  • Good understanding of common oil & gas engineering tools, such as P&ID’s, Cause & Effect diagrams, control narratives etc.;
  • Good coordination and communication skills;
  • Good comprehension of the English language, in speaking, reading and writing;
  • Good knowledge of the Russian or Turkish language is a plus;
  • General computer proficiency and good knowledge of the following programs and applications:  – Word, Excel, and Power Point;
  • Familiar with international Codes and Standards (NEN, IEC, ATEX, TSE and GOST);
  • Team working and flexibility.


If you have any remaining questions regarding this vacancy, please do not hesitate to contact Lucy van der Vlist on +31 20 262 47 26

If you are interested in this job opportunity we kindly ask you to complete the online application and submit your CV and motivation letter in English. Applications without a CV and motivation letter will not be considered. 

Please note that Dutch working permit and residence permit is required.

Please be informed that we do not appreciate acquisition calls/emails from third party recruitment agencies.

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Job ID #185
Date posted: 16-02-2019

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