Sr. Design Engineer, Instrumentation and Automation

Rejlers International Engineering Solutions operates in Abu Dhabi, UAE & delivers high end engineering & project services to Oil & Gas(onshore & offshore),Refining, Petrochemical & Chemical Industries

Rejlers International Engineering Solutions AB operates in Abu Dhabi, UAE and delivers high quality engineering and project services to Oil & Gas, Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Industries mainly in UAE and other Arabian Gulf Countries. This year the Company has been operating in UAE for 10 years and its parent company has been in business almost 80 years. We share strong Nordic Engineering heritage of high quality and frontline innovations.

We are now looking for Sr. Design Engineer, Instrumentation and Automation to reinforce our EIA Team and to execute engineering projects and support sales in estimates in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Reports To

The Sr. Design Engineer, Instrumentation and Automation reports to Line Manager, EIA.

Job Overview

The Sr. Design Engineer, Instrumentation and Automation is responsible for handling engineering design review and analysis assignments normally involving a major project or several smaller projects. These projects by nature of their complexity and difficulty require the fully competent application of conventional knowledge in oil & gas. 

In your role, you will lead and execute multiple projects (local and international) and also you are responsible to prepare instrumentation and automation engineering documents and drawings as required for projects and assigned by Line Manager.

You should have a desire to be at the forefront of the oil and gas sector and deliver outstanding results in projects.

Hunger for learning and sharing new ideas will be the cornerstone of your success. We also value people for whom safety is part of their professional skills.


Responsibilities and Duties

You will support the team on process industry based project design work for smooth execution. 

  • To assist engineers / engineering manager / Line Manager for the engineering design of the project.
  • Ensure verification of source data, concept drawings / concepts as required.
  • Prepare and finalize the engineering document deliverable register (EDDR) in coordination with all relevant department / discipline and ensure submission at the date as per Client / Contract requirements.
  • Preparation of all instrument & automation related design deliverables through MS-office, Smart plant tools (SPI), AUTOCAD, Micro-station, and calculation tools like Instrucalc, flowel, etc.
  • Prepare / review the design outputs in the form of design computations, drawings and specification.
  • Review of design document, drawings, etc. issued by various disciplines, design subcontractor and ensure Client’s approval.
  • Responsible to ensure approval of all submitted documents and drawings and necessary coordination with Client.
  • Overall responsible for interdisciplinary coordination, submission of necessary design documents/ deliverables and procedures to the Client.
  •  Participate HAZOP, SIL Study for the design to ensure it has been carried out in accordance of the requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with Laws and Statutory Regulations, Authority, Health, Safety, Environment and Quality Requirements for the project.
  • Responsible to ensure unclear issues are resolved with Client through technical query in a timely manner in coordination with inter discipline leads, managers.
  • In coordination with procurement, ensure that procurement inputs required for design have been obtained from vendors and forwarded to the design subcontractors or any other relevant party.
  • Participation of FAT, SAT, commissioning, pre-commissioning activities.
  • Coordinate the preparation of as—built.


  • Engineering Graduate (BSc. or MSc.)
  • Minimum of 15 years relevant engineering experience in Instrumentation and Automation competence area in the Oil & Gas, Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Industries.
  • Telecommunication knowledge is an advantage. 
  • Must have worked in FEED and EPC/EPCM projects for ADNOC Group of Companies
  • Working experience with reputable Engineering Consultant(s) is an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team player, hardworking, problem solver and have can-do attitude
  • Fluent in English language, any other language skill is a plus. 
  • Shares the company vision of “Home of the Learning Minds”, and values such as diversity, equality, cooperation, transparency, and honesty
  • Meets with UAE visa requirements

Our work is guided by our vision: Home of the learning minds. We believe in continuous learning and development. We want to succeed both as individuals and as a company through a common goal: success through continuous learning.

Do you want to join us?

Please apply at once as we proceed with suitable candidates as soon as possible. Submit your application, CV with Photograph and a salary expectation latest by 31 May 2021.


Rejlers offers versatile engineering services for customers within industrial, energy, construction and infrastructure sectors. We also provide our customers with digital service solutions by combining ICT and engineering expertise. Rejlers' expertise is available to customers as consultancy services, service products and project solutions. We have more than 1,000 employees who work in over 20 locations in Finland and UAE. Operations in Finland started in 1980 in Mikkeli, and our turnover in 2019 amounted to around EUR 73 million. We are part of the Nordic Rejlers AB, which is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm's Nordic stock exchange.

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Abu Dhabi

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Street
Abu Dhabi Directions +971 2 639 7449 View page

Home of the learning minds

Our work is guided by our vision: Home of the learning minds. We believe in continuous learning and development. We want to succeed both as individuals and as a company through a common goal: success through continuous learning.


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