Job title: Telecommunication Designer
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Pay interval: Hourly
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Job published: 19-03-2024
Job ID: 50685
Contact name: Emilia Hazlin Hamzah

Job Description

Telecommunication Designer



Role Purpose

  • As an Instrumentation & Controls Designer (Telecom), you need to ensure the best practice of application, all requirements are met for proper installation, deliverables are completed within project schedule in compliance with the Company’s standards, applicable standards, codes and regulations.
  • You need to ensure proper communication with all internal and external stake holders, clients and vendors to execute the project work efficiently creating a harmonious work environment at all times.



Job Scope

  • Demonstrate depth and breadth of technical knowledge to all design aspects, including Telecommunication system layout, block diagram, wiring termination, hookups, cable routing and produces a fit for purpose design that can be manufactured and installed according to company, industry, and client standard/requirement.
  • Utilize technical expertise to identify gaps between the design solution and known product specifications; recommend best alternative solution(s).
  • Capable of handling a project independently and interacting with all parties concerned both internal and external.
  • Proactively provide Discipline Lead /Discipline Manager with updates regarding activity status, highlight concerns as they arise, and provide guidance to support Discipline to meet/comply with applicable policies, codes, standards, regulation, and industry practices.
  • Actively share experience/knowledge with peers and participate in all applicable project design reviews.
  • Challenge technical solutions to ensure all options have been considered and promote best approach; apply expertise in the practical application of new technology in industry.
  • Understand project requirements, scope of works and appropriately assign task to team members.
  • Promote a positive work environment to keep a high level of team engagement.
  • Ensure previous lesson learned are incorporated into the project and capture new lesson learned for future project.




  • Minimum 7 years of experience in the offshore Oil & Gas industry with specific experience in FPSO EPC Projects.
  • Cumulative minimum 1 year site experience in Construction/Commissioning will be an advantage.
  • Sound technical knowledge in telecom system such as PAGA, CCTV, telephone, E-POB, LAN etc. Good knowledge in selecting a telecom apparatus for offshore applications is a must.
  • Must be familiar with related international codes and standards (API, ASME, IMO, ISO, IEC, etc.) and marine classification societies rules and regulations.
  • Proficient in current engineering 3D design and 2D drafting software packages.
  • Familiar with Integrated database software (AVEVA E&I or SPI), etc. will be an advantage.
  • Experience in engineering work for telecom packages e.g., bid evaluation, vendor document review, and finalization of interfaces.
  • Minimum Diploma in Telecommunication Technology or Electrical and Electronics engineering from recognized university/college, or Technical Certificate with minimum 5 years’ design experience in Oil and Gas industry.
  • Capable of undertaking challenging assignments and have quality of leadership.
  • Good communication skills, proactive and open minded to work with multinational colleagues.