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Lead Development Engineer

  • Job reference: 925963
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 12/06/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Lead Development Engineer, based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Provide subsea, pipeline and topside engineering input to new developments, prospect evaluation and business development opportunities.
Prepare and manage contractors / 3rd party operators scope of work, contractor evaluation and selection process.
Develop field development concepts and cost estimates.
Provide input on identification of key long lead items and their lead times for integration into development plans.
Co-ordinate peer reviews / assists and relevant check point reviews.
Co-ordinate work with the subsurface, production chemistry, commercial, drilling and project controls to generate technical, commercial and economic field development solutions.
Optimise the value of the solutions through the application of and participation within the field development process.
Review, coordinate input and ensure consistency between key development technical deliverables e.g. FDP, BOD, etc.
Coordinate the development, implementation and overall planning activities & appraisal of the Major CAPEX projects as per schedule and within budget.

Qualifications & Experience
Bachelor's degree in Engineering with significant Oil & Gas experience, including experience in a field development engineering role.
Familiar with technical work as well as project cost estimating, schedules and development economics.
Experienced with and knowledgeable of formal project management and information management systems, including the principles and associated processes, practices, or tools.
Good communication, networking, facilitation & presentation skills.
Team player with ability to build strong working relationships between the various Project Teams, Company Business Groups and 3rd party contractors.

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 925963

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