Senior Structural Engineer

Subsea 7

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SENIOR STRUCRURAL ENGINEER

Location: Singapore OR UAE

 

At Subsea 7, we take pride in being recognized globally as a leader across the Energy Industry.

For 5 decades our people have delivered over 1,000 projects in all water depths across our energy hubs and we continue to do so, adapting and evolving in an ever-changing world.

Our success and sustainability are only made possible by continuing to develop our assets and technology through innovation and collaboration, and importantly through the development and diversity of our people who every day ‘Make Incredible things Happen’ At Subsea 7.

Role Description

Under guidance from a Senior and/or Lead or Principal Engineer an Engineer Level II provides engineering skills to projects, tendering activities, engineering studies, vessels and equipment and/or offshore engineering processes.

Compliance with and delivery against project plans, relevant engineering standards and contractual obligations is required. 

The Engineer will usually work as part of a team and may also be required to provide information and engineering guidance to other functions such as SCM and operation team. He/she may be required to check technical documentation.

 

Role Overview

Generic Key Responsibilities & Activities   

  • Provide skills, integrity and knowledge in key areas of structural engineering, including design codes, legislative requirements and current good engineering practice. Understands clients’ needs; identifies and addresses design parameters and problems; develops and implements solutions.
  • Under limited supervision, independently evaluates, organises and prioritises work which is normally subject to internal checking and approval.
  • Responsible for production of deliverables, which may include engineering support to the Drawing Office, design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, progress reports, bid evaluations, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions
  • Originates technical documentation, accepting personal responsibility for its adequacy.
  • Ensures all relevant safety objectives and legal requirements are observed.
  • Involved with meetings/correspondence with Clients, subcontractors, 3rd parties, etc. in a technical capacity.
  • Assists/guides more junior engineers as appropriate
  • Undertake analysis, design and engineering activities associated with platform and subsea structure construction, transportation and installation.
  • Provide structural stability and integrity calculations for steel frame structures, installation aids items for pipelines, spool pieces, tie ins, risers and umbilical installation.  Design to resist forces for in-service, installation and transportation load conditions.  Determination of size, shape, strength, and type of structural members.
  • Perform seafastening design for jacket, topside, pipeline, spool pieces, tie ins, risers and umbilical transportation and vessel/barge deck strength check.
  • Design and detailing in accordance with acknowledged industry Codes, Standards and Design Guides (e.g. API, DNV, AISC); Client Specifications and Scopes of Work.
  • Be aware of associated T&I related disciplines and understand the interfaces within a project environment.
  • Provide engineering assistance during mobilisations and occasional periods of offshore or site working where required.
  • Provide technical engineering support to other departments within the Engineering Group, and to colleagues in terms of training and mentoring.
  • Promote personal Continuing Professional Development (CPD) through regular engagement with the professional engineering community
  • Assist in development of project-specific procedures for the implementation of work to be carried out by onshore & offshore personnel in accordance with Subsea 7 minimum standards. This may include some liaison directly with clients and subcontractors.

 

AUTHORITY/DIMENSIONS

  • Operate within the Business Code of Conduct.
  • Operate according to Subsea 7’s Management Principles.
  • Support standards and procedures for the Engineering Function.
  • For level of authority see ‘Expenditure and Authorisation Specification’.

KEY RELATIONSHIPS / STAKEHOLDERS

External

  • Subcontractors and suppliers for engineering and procurement activity
  • Clients for Technical Reviews, and input into tenders and studies
  • Relevant Professional bodies and institutions of learning

Internal

  • Project Managers.
  • Discipline Engineering Managers.
  • Principal/Senior Engineers.
  • Engineering Department and Engineering project personnel
  • SCM and HSEQ project personnel.

KEY QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

  • Engineering degree or equivalent.
  • Required work experience related to structural engineering.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience of FEA software such as SACS, STAAD Pro, ANSYS, ABAQUS will get additional advantage.

 

OUR OFFER

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed in creating a diverse workforce and look to offer an exciting and excellent international career opportunities as you develop your skills and aspirations.

Along with a range of employment benefits, career development opportunities (mentoring and development programmes) and a flexible working environment, our employees can also further enhance their work-life balance through our Remote Working Policy and wellbeing through a Medical Private Plan and a Wellbeing support initiatives.

 

Join Us

All applicants that meet the job criteria will be contacted in the two weeks following the application submission date by our AMEC recruitment team. Remaining applications will be integrated in our database and considered in future job opportunities.

To apply for this job please visit careers.subsea7.com.