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  • Job reference: RMS0207944

SIS Engineer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Decatur, Alabama
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 14/03/2019
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
* Set safe example to the maintenance crew.
* Technical authority for SIS which requires resolving questions and issues through familiarity with industry, governmental and plant standards which impact SIS.
* Support engineers working on capital projects which contain SIS by being the primary resource for guidance.
* Support the Learning & Development of the I&E team with the development of SIS training programs and assist with SIS training as needed.
* Manage the SIS Site Technical Practices for I&E.
* Identify gaps in the SIS lifecycle and close them.
* Drive continuous improvement in the SIS lifecycle processes.
* Provide technical support for emergency/after-hours work that requires SIS expertise as needed.
* Participate in Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) as needed.
* Participate in incident investigations involving SIS if needed.
* Uphold IVXP's commitment to health, safety, and security.
* Ensure proper documentation of SIS deliverables within the lifecycle
* Participate in selection of SIS instruments for use at the plant
* Review and Write corrective action(s) for each failed SIS instrument through CEMS (Critical Equipment Maintenance System)
* Review and Approve any change to SIS instruments or functions
* Coordinate and Execute all updates to the Safety Requirements Specifications
* Manage the life cycle of the SIS Logic Solver including firmware, software maintenance releases, service packs, patches and updates, and hardware obsolescence & upgrade roadmap

* B.S. in Electrical Engineering or other applicable discipline required.
* Requires at least 10+ years of experience in instrumentation and safety instrumented systems design, installation, and maintenance in the refining, petrochemical, or oil and gas operating facility
* Ability to manage the development or modification and/or implementation of all SIS lifecycle deliverables such as Functional Safety Assessments (FSA), SIL verification calculations, safety requirements specifications (SRS), response time calculations, Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT),

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