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Subsea Pipeline Engineer

  • Job reference: 927469
  • Location: London
  • Salary: GBP34 - GBP450 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Pipeline
  • Date posted: 05/09/2019

Subsea Pipeline Engineer

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with an oil major on a flagship upstream development in West Africa.

The Pipeline Engineer will report to the Subsea Engineering Team Leader and be a key member of the subsea Engineering team.

The Pipeline Engineer will be responsible for the engineering of the pipeline systems. The initial design work will be delivered through the Pre-FEED Contractor (KBR in Leatherhead). From FEED (3Q2020) onwards, the work will be based at the EPCI Contractor - potential location yet to be confirmed.

The Pipeline Engineer will be collocated and work in close collaboration with the Contractor's Subsea & pipeline teams to deliver a safe and robust design.

Key accountabilities

  • Responsible for delivery of the engineering of the pipeline scope to meet project schedule and delivering a safe, competitive and cost-effective pipeline system
  • Provide technical leadership and responsibility for all technical aspects of the Pipeline Routing and Engineering.
  • Support performance management of the Pre-FEED and EPCI Contractors.
  • Support the Subsea Engineering Team Lead in the overall delivery of the Pipeline system.
  • Interface with other project engineering teams to ensure an integrated Design.

Essential education A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or the equivalent

Essential experience and job requirements

  • Must have deep experience/expertise of subsea pipeline engineering
  • Must have experience of supervising work in a Contractor's Office
  • Must have experience in project delivery.
  • Must have strong interpersonal, communication and influencing skills
  • Must have strong planning and organizing ability

Desirable criteria & qualifications

  • Chartership or Professional Engineering Status
  • Experience in interacting with international teams
  • Actively engages and respects the contributions of others.
  • Willingly takes the lead when challenges occur.
  • Be self-motivated with a willingness to learn from others and work with minimum direction.
  • Flexibility to take on wider project roles as needed.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to add value to this world-class engineering effort. please apply following the link below or send a copy of your current CV and contact details to

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