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The role of Design Engineering in digitalisation is a key lever to accelerate Shell’s transition to be a net-zero emissions energy company, purposefully and profitably. The Design Engineers at Shell come up with innovative designs that help in developing robust & compliant IT solutions for Shell’s Powering Progress Strategy - that are both fit for purpose and world class. We build cost effective and scalable systems with great user experience to support our global operations. The team is focused on driving and adopting industry best practices in solution engineering, quality engineering and security & compliance.

People development, business value, functional and operational excellence, safety, diversity, equity and inclusion are all at the heart of what design engineering is and does. These values are embedded in our ways of working and we have a lot of fun while we work on these complex designs and systems.

Excellence in Design Engineering

Solution Engineering

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Solution Engineering is responsible for the design and implementation of IT and digital solutions in Shell.

We use both agile and waterfall processes to facilitate the end-to-end delivery of customer centric solutions. Business Analysts in the Solution Engineering team partner with businesses stakeholders to identify opportunities. We frame these opportunities and define the IT requirements and demands to implement various market standard solutions.

This team also focuses on standardisation and the provision of consultancy across functions.

Security & Compliance

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Security & Compliance is a practice designed to ensure that technological developments are secure and meet standards & requirements.

We ensure that the right controls are implemented and operated effectively. The Security & Design Analysts in our team advise on risk assessments, control selection and design to implement controls.

Quality Engineering

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Quality Engineering is a discipline which owns testing strategy, defines roadmaps, introduces market standard tools and implements enterprise standards and tests automation frameworks. The team is responsible for skills and capability development, coaching, assurance and building community of practice.

The Test Centres of Excellence and Testing Competency Centres within the Quality Engineering defines various processes, templates and guidelines. We are responsible for the performance test delivery, review test strategy and continuous coaching to ensure the right skill development is in place.