Senior Engineer - Automation

Aibel is a leading service company within the upstream oil & gas and offshore wind industries. We provide our clients with optimal and innovative solutions within engineering, construction, modifications and maintenance throughout the entire life cycle. Aibel's skilled employees are located close to our customers at the company's eight offices in Norway and South East Asia. In addition, we operate two modern yards in Haugesund (Norway) and Laem Chabang (Thailand) with complete prefabrication and construction capabilities.


Your responsibilities:

  • Design and specify automation systems, solutions and control strategy for engineering projects in concept, study and detail phase                  
  • Development and design for local & remote operated installations for Oil and gas and offshore wind platforms                  
  • Automation strategy for unmanned operated Oil and Gas topside, High-Voltage substations (HVAC or HVDC) and offshore wind parks                  
  • Develop automation philosophies, topologies and system descriptions to the required level according to client requirement                  
  • Take part and contribute in digitalization processes help securing improvements in overall solutions Interface towards other disciplines, suppliers and client                  
  • Input to study report for automation  
  • Seek cost-effective solutions adopted to the relevant applications 

Education and work experience:

  • Bachelor or Master degree within automation, electronics or cybernetics
  • 4-10 years of experience in automation engineering for greenfield offshore oil or wind projects  
  • Main experience within the automation and / or instrument discipline  
  • Experience with conceptual development  
  • Experience with normally not manned installations  
  • Experience with design towards international requirements  
  • Deep knowledge of automation design according to relevant national and international rules, regulations  
    and different standards such as NORSOK, ATEX, ISO, PTIL, and IEC 

 What we are looking for:

  • Have good communication skills  
  • Have a cooperative working attitude
  • 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  
  • Fluent Norwegian and English skills - both orally and in writing 

What we offer:

We can offer you interesting assignments in an informal, dynamic and friendly working environment with good possibilities for professional and personal development. We offer a wide range of social events and competitive benefits.


Geir Tandstad
Section Manager - Automation, Instrumentation, Electrical and Telecom
Telefonnummer: +47 85 27 29 34