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Engineer Electrical

Houston, TX
100,000 to_140,000
September 28, 2018

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Résumé Sherif Medjaouri

Confidential–Do not disclose without authorization. © Copyright Genesis. All rights reserved. Medjaouri Sherif 2018 Resume GNH-BD-FM-013-0


Name Sherif Medjaouri - E-mail :, Phone: 281-***-**** Title Senior Principal Subsea Control System Engineer Education


BS, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, University of Houston, 1999 Completed a five graduate courses in Systems Engineering, University of Houston.

• Certified in Canadian (CSA) electrical equipment in Hazardous area

• Completed basic training in ICONICS Genesis 32 and OPC system architecture

• Completed Halliburton Downhole Completion training in Dallas

• Completed OPC level 1/2 and DCOM Diagnostics

• Completed reliability assessment training and FMEA in drilling and production

• Completed six sigma training on vendor’s qualifications and engineering processes

• Completed High Integrity Pressure Protection (HIPPS) training

• Certified in liquid penetrant testing

Languages English: fluent, French: fluent. Arabic: fluent. Spanish: intermediate. Experience More than twenty five years of oil field experience in topside and subsea instrumentations/controls in engineering design, manufacturing and operations. Worked extensively with electrical/hydraulic/mechanical systems using AutoCAD and industry standards. Conducted and chaired several design reviews using ISO method. Conducted several subsea integration testing, and have extensive design and interface/testing experience with subsea actuated flowline valves, subsea umbilical, tree instrumentations, subsea manifold, SDU, SCM, MPFM, choke, downhole smart valves and all topside controls equipment including HPU, EPU and master control station and safety system. Very Familiar with most topside and subsea standards such as API 17A, 17D, 6A, 17F, 14C, 17E, 17O, 14F, 16E, 53, NFPA 70/20/25, ASME B31.3, B31.8, AGA 9 Involved in FEED, PRE-FEED and detail designs. Genesis (Technip Business Unit), Houston, TX, 01/12 to 03/18 Water Vision Project( 10/17 to 03/18)

• Control system engineer, developed basis of design, P&ID, safe chart, equipment data sheets Genesis Internal Projects (01/17 to 08/17)

• Helped subsea proposal group to create various CTRs and bid packages for future projects Marine Well containment HPHT Project, (9/16 to 12/16)

• Designed control system for 15K HP and 360oF HT and the possibility of using HIPPS as a safety system for the Gulf of Mexico,

Petronas, Sabah Project (07/16 to 9/16)

• Control system engineer assigned for Pre-FEED in umbilical work, subsea control system architecture and chemical injection philosophy.

Petronas, Rapid Project (01/16 to 05/16)

Résumé Sherif Medjaouri

Confidential–Do not disclose without authorization. © Copyright Genesis. All rights reserved. Medjaouri Sherif 2018 Resume GNH-BD-FM-013-0


• Control system third party engineer assigned for fire pumps design review, inspection, FAT testing and system integration testing

Marine Well containment Project (8/15 to 12/15)

• Lead subsea control engineer on MWCS high pressure reduction and HIPPS design Shell at Woodcreek, R&D /14 to 07/15

Lead Downhole Technology Development Engineer assigned for Shell R&D group.

• Performed Schlumberger new downhole Wellwatcher Flux technology verification and validation.

• Developed inspection and test plan for four Wellwatcher flux deliverables.

• Reviewed all WWF equipment design qualification documents for the development release (DR)

• Developed a summary of a Wellwatcher Flux development release report.

• Participated in WWF (Wellwatcher Flux) design review in Paris.

• Presented WWF product readiness at the development Release workshop using API 17N

• Assisted in Electrical Submersible Pump upgrade with pressure intensifier

• Developed ESP upgrade product Summary and product development release report. PDVSA Dragon Project (01/12 to 03/14)

Primary Responsibilities

• Developed functional design specification for the following deliverables: Subsea Safety isolation valves (16" and 36") Petrolvalve and ATV(using API 6D, 6DSS and 6DR), 36" subsea pig launcher (Moffat),

36" subsea spool connection system (Vector), subsea electrical distribution unit, hydraulic and electrical flying leads,

subsea flowline bypass choke (Masterflow).

• Reviewed Valves and actuators assembly drawings, valves and actuators material selection.

• Developed Valves and actuators inspection and test plans.

• Implemented Valve actuators circuit in topside controls, and specify hot stabs for the actuators and valve.

• Performed subsea valves equipment criticality rating.

• Managed the Cameron PDVSA subsea control system SIT at Cameron Berwick Louisiana

• Witnessed Cameron SCM FAT, SUTA FAT at Cameron facility (Celle, Germany)

• Developed guidelines for subsea connectivity and interface test of umbilical and flying leads

• Developed subsea installation, maintenance and repair strategy Secondary Responsibilities

• Involved in HAZOP workshop, and subsea field layout concept selection

• Reviewed all Cameron control system equipment data books (rig books)

• Developed SIT close-out report and subsea control system and umbilical report Technip USA, Inc., Houston, TX, 06/10 to 12/11

Résumé Sherif Medjaouri

Confidential–Do not disclose without authorization. © Copyright Genesis. All rights reserved. Medjaouri Sherif 2018 Resume GNH-BD-FM-013-0


Lead Controls Engineer in Subsea / Topside Equipment

• Responsible for the subsea control system design concept in Pre-FEED/FEED (PDVSA project).

• Created subsea one line diagram, subsea system architecture, hydraulic distribution and Tree PID.

• Helped write the subsea design basis and the subsea safety philosophy.

• Work closely with Cameron to define the well permissive interlock, emergency shutdown and cause and effect chart.

• Responsible for the design and testing of the installation and workover control system. Halliburton, Spring, TX, 01/07 to 2010

• Topside and down-hole control system technical advisor.

• Responsible for writing the Modbus mapping for the surface data acquisition for ARAMCO.

• Responsible for the control system training (internal).

• Responsible for writing the digital hydraulics in subsea applications.

• Conduct R and D testing of Smartwell Valves with accupulse, digital hydraulic and surface positioning for Shell.

Dril-Quip, Houston, TX, 12/04 to 12/06

Senior and Lead Control System Engineer

• Responsible for the topside HPU design, subsea umbilical, subsea tree sensors and subsea jumper and flying leads for TOTAL and ATP.

• Responsible for subsea power and hydraulic distributions (UTA, SDU, EDU etc

• Responsible for topside and subsea integration tests including SCM. Cameron, Houston, TX, 03/00 to 10/03

• Project Engineer for Transocean Sedco Forex Cajun Express Drilling Project.

• Responsible for production topside/subsea system configuration, system interface, power distributions,

Platform ESD loop diagram and communications infrastructure.

• Developed subsea umbilical specification, and perform system electrical sizing calculations.

• Responsible for the start-up and system commissioning for Husky White Rose project

• IWOCS Lead Engineer – Controls Lead Engineer, developed functional design specifications, operation and

maintenance manuals, FAT and FIT procedures. Developed Subsea electro-hydraulic distribution unit FAT for

Husky White Rose and Erha projects.

• Designed PLC controlled MCC for Kizomba HPU.

• Helped sales and proposal group to define the IWOCS system (Tree, umbilical, TRT, Topside equipment,

subsea Pod, etc., and provided engineering hours and system arrangement drawings/system block diagram).

Résumé Sherif Medjaouri

Confidential–Do not disclose without authorization. © Copyright Genesis. All rights reserved. Medjaouri Sherif 2018 Resume GNH-BD-FM-013-0


Conducted in house BOP FAT, FIT and SIT onshore and offshore.

• Implemented control system with SIL3 for Cameron for the first time. Hydril–HTC, Houston, TX, 03/99 to 03/00 (Contract)

• Responsible for the system design and verification reviews.

• Responsible for the driller’s and the toolpusher’s panel design for ENSCO.

• Worked closely with third party such as DNV and ABS in order to get the system approved. Shaffer, Varco, Houston, TX, 06/96 to 12/98 (Contract)

• Designed topside electromechanical equipment for the BOP control system including HPU/Diverter interface,

driller’s/toolpusher’s panels for Hydro (Visund and Njord)

• Designed electrical power distribution panels and motor control centers. Have been involved with FMEA analysis in BOP (Santa Fe, Galaxy).

• Responsible for DNV and ABS design compliances and approvals for Njord.and Visund projects.

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