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Subsea Riser Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: South East London, London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 04/09/2019
  • Duration: 12 months +
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The Role:
The current Phase 1 project scope includes subsea gathering systems, a gas processing FPSO with export lines to a 1 km long breakwater in 30m water depth with utilities and jetty berthing facilities for an FLNG system (the Hub). The ultimate well count for the system will 12 wells - only 4 wells will be tied in at first gas.

The Riser scope consists of 5 flexible risers (2x12in production, 2x12in export and 1x6in meg) connecting the subsea pipeline system to the FPSO, located in approximately 130m. The Riser system includes a submerged steel tower and arch support structure.

The Ph1 project is currently in Execute with the Subsea scope being executed out of the EPCI contractor's office

The Snr. Riser Engineer will be responsible for the review and over-sight of the Riser Engineering carried out by the EPCI contractor. They will work in close collaboration with the Contractor's riser team to deliver a safe and robust design.

Key accountabilities
* Responsible for ensuring the contractor delivers the engineering of the detailed design riser scope to meet project schedule and delivering a safe, competitive and cost-effective riser system
* Provide technical expertise for technical aspects of the Phase 1 riser scope.
* Support performance management of the EPCI Contractor.
* Responsible for defining and delivering the appropriate riser verification scope to provide assurance and verification of the contractor's design.
* Interface with other 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 in complex engineering studies for dynamic riser, flexible pipe and fluid-structure-interaction analysis.
* Must have in depth knowledge of riser and pipeline industry codes and standards.
* Must have strong skills in analytical modelling techniques.
* Must have experience of supervising work in a Contractor's Design Office
* Must have experience in engineering 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
* Knowledge of the following discipline areas:
- floating systems motions analysis
- wave hydrodynamics
- basin/flume model testing
- vortex induced vibration modelling
- materials engineering for dynamic risers and flexible pipes

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