SENIOR SYSTEMS ANALYST (SECURITY) Jobs in Qatar at Petro Staff International


Company: Petro Staff International

Location: Qatar

Petro Staff International


October 27, 2022





Job Type


Field or Industry

IT or Systems


Key Job Accountabilities:

Ensures the full range of defined tasks associated with operating and controlling the installed (or virtual) hardware and software are followed. This may involve the use of multiple hardware and software platforms, and both local and wide area networks.
• Provides technical expertise to enable the correct application of operational procedures. Provides instruction to less experienced colleagues in all aspects of current and correct operational practice. • Configures tools to automate the provisioning, testing and deployment of new and changed infrastructure.

Contributes to the planning and implementation of installation and maintenance work associated with the installation, including building, and configuring infrastructure components in virtualized environments. Implements agreed infrastructure changes and maintenance routines, utilizing the appropriate tools and test equipment. Ensures that procedures are followed, including those relating to safety and security.
Assists in producing outline system designs and specifications covering objectives, scope, features, facilities, management, reliability, resilience, security, constraints (such as performance, resources, and cost), hardware, network and software environments, main system functions and information flows, traffic volumes, data load and implementation strategies, phasing of development, requirements not met, and alternatives considered.
Conducts security control reviews in well-defined areas. Assesses security of information and infrastructure components. Investigates and assesses risks of network attacks and recommends remedial action.
Investigates suspected attacks and undertakes the investigation and resolution of security incidents, in accordance with established procedures including incident management procedures. Uses forensics where appropriate. Reports on findings and lessons learnt / improvement actions.
Provides advice and handles enquiries relating to security, contingency planning, and related activities. Acts as Subject Matter Expert for network security administration activities.
Reviews releases, upgrades, security patches and fixes available from system software suppliers and identifies those which merit action. Maintains awareness of existing and emerging software and hardware solutions and develops upgrade plans.
Defines, documents, and safely executes small-scale projects, or sub-projects, actively participating in all phases of the project. Identifies, assesses, and manages risks and issues which might impact on the success of the project.
Contributes to the development of solution architectures in specific functional areas.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, or other relevant discipline.
6 years of IT experience (ideally within Oil & Gas industry).
Competent knowledge in core skill applications, tools, and techniques.
Conversant with relevant IT national and international standards.
Demonstrated experience in project management.
Demonstrated experience in IT support environment.
Demonstrated experience in IT support environment.
Excellent written and spoken English.
Strong project management skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Strong analytical problem-solving skills.
Specialized technical expertise and broader IT knowledge.
Compliance to risk, security, and continuity management principles.

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