Vacancies » Senior Flexible Design Engineer- France - ref # 844

Senior Flexible Design Engineer- France - ref # 844

This position has been filled.

RAC Ashford Ltd. is looking for:
A Senior Flexible Design Engineer

Scope of work:

Senior Flexible Eng:

In charge of the Tender or Project execution, with support of 1 or 2 Project engineers, the expected tasks to be covered are the following under the responsibility of the project technical manager, on top of skill development of allocated resources:

• Understand Client needs develop specification for Suppliers.
• Interface with project team, engineering teams and SCM
• Support the selection of the Supplier through technical evaluation
• Plan, detail and review technical documentation relating to Flexible, subsea hardware and topside interface.
• Develop the documentation package and the studies linked to the sizing and analysis of the dynamic riser system / static jumper system
• Manage the design analysis, and undertake, and check others’, analysis, design and engineering activities associated with Flexible cross section, terminations, bend restrictors,
• Ensure design and detailing in accordance with acknowledged industry Codes, Standards and Design Guides (e.g. API 17J, DnV, ISO); Client Specifications and Scopes of Work, and Subsea 7 internal standard (BMS)
• Production and checking of design documentation including feasibility reports, detailed in place design reports, specifications, material take-offs, etc.
• Be aware of the Overall project / Tender planning and responsible of the planning of his / her Scope of Work.
• Ensure progress and compliance of the supplier in close interface with SCM function
• Follow-up Flexible design activities, fabrications and testing.
• Ensure his/her work is performed in accordance with the latest HSEQ, DCE suite of documents and Group procedures.
• Provide engineering assistance during mobilizations and occasional periods of offshore or site working, including FATs, SITs, Pre-commissioning, etc.
• Participate as required in events such as Bid Clarifications, Kick off meetings, HIRAs, Design Reviews, etc.
• To check that the procedure and analysis match the project objectives
• Attend to project audits related to Engineering Activities as and when required.
• Attend to project engineering reviews as and when required.
• Provide technical engineering support to other departments within the Central Engineering Group, the Project Engineering Group, and to colleagues in terms of training and mentoring.
• Ensure that know-how is transferred within the discipline & Attend to discipline meeting as required.
• lead and develop hard skill of graduates and project engineers in the area of Flexible pipe design and riser global analysis, static jumper in place analyses

• Working hours according to local regulation and Company's policy

Profile required:

Understand clients’ needs; identify and address design parameters and problems; develop and implement solutions.
• Independently evaluate, organize, and prioritize work for self and others.
• Undertake responsibility for production of deliverables, which may include engineering support to Drafting Office, design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, progress reports, bid evaluations, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions.
• Ability to lead and function within a design team and across multiple projects.
• Experience in working in a multi-disciplined system engineering team
• Ability to prioritize own workload, manage time accordingly and inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of program or budget.
• Manage interfaces within a project structure, including other disciplines, drawing office, document control, project management, client and suppliers.
• Manage change control within own remit on a project. Inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of program or budget.
• Demonstrable ability to work within time/budget constraints
• Ability in Vendor and 3rd Party management
• Ability in working in multicultural group

• MSc or Phd in mechanical engineering/hydrodynamics, you have relevant work experience in the oil and gas industry or equivalent. This experience ideally includes in place design or installation analyses of Flexible and Flexible pipe design.
• You are proficient in FEA modelling and you know OrcaFlex software
• Your English is fluent
• Technical expertise to Flexible design and fabrication process as well as reporting creation by vendors as part of a qualification program.
• Knowledge on installation, on bottom stability, routing, crossing

Systems where a further knowledge is desirable:

• Installation Analyses
• Naval architecture,
• Offshore experience

Suresnes (Near Paris)

Working Condition

• Majority of the work is carried out in the regional main office site - Sutton.
• Offshore / Off-site location during project Execution phase as required.

Starting date:

6 months

Fluent English mandatory,

If you are interested, please make sure that we have your up-to-date CV and dates of availability and expected daily rate.

This position has been filled.