Sr. Engineer – Pipeline Design


Job description

Our client, a major Oil and Gas company, is looking for a Sr. Engineer – Pipeline Design to work on a Permanent contract in Rio de Janeiro,RJ

Main Responsibilities:

  • Take responsibility for engineering tasks and perform associated calculations:
  • Pipeline design based on oil & gas standards: Api, ABS, Dnv, Bv, Gl, Eurocode, etc.
  • Detailed Non-Linear FE analyses (lateral / Up-heavel buckling analysis, free span assessment, On-bottom stability analysis)
  • Write and check calculation notes, analysis reports, specification of materials .
  • Liaise with material and equipment suppliers .
  • Ensure interface with the client .
  • Support the commercial department: writing of offers, presentation .
  • Supervise and coordinate engineers and draughts men .
  • Project Management: delivery, cost, operational schedule, reporting .
  • Undertake assignments in office, clients’ offices, vessels or on-site

Main Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering (Naval architecture, Ocean, Mechanical or Marine) .
  •  5 years minimum experience with a minimum of 3 years direct offshore pipeline and subsea design experience .
  •  Preferably gained experience in design engineers/consultants or installation contractors .
  • Competent in subsea pipeline design .
  • Competent in use of relevant codes and software (Ansys/Abaqus) .
  •  Specialist knowledge in materials or corrosion beneficial .
  • Experience with project management .
  • Good communication skills.
  •  Fluency in English and Portuguese is a clear asset .
  •  A good team player.

 Self-motivated with a drive for results, improvement and innovation

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