Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Subsea Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Daily Rate
Location: London, England, United Kingdom
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*Job Title - Systems Engineer

*Work Location - UK

*Segment - Upstream

*SPU / Function - Engineering

*Business Unit - Angola

*Department - Engineering

*Role Synopsis (NTID & Candidate details for facilitated moves)

Project is a subsea tie-in consisting of 4 wells (2 producers and 2 water injectors) offshore Angola, FPSO in a water depth of approximately 1400m. The subsea facilities are based around an extension of the existing flowlines and umbilicals.

The Project has largely completed FEED and is about to enter Execute.


The role is Systems Engineer, responsible for delivering the engineering from design through offshore construction and handover to operations. The Systems Engineer will report to the Engineering Team Lead but work closely with Operations team and the Project Contractor teams, including EPCI and SPS.


Key Accountabilities:

Set technical direction for the following system scopes:

  • subsea flow assurance
  • topsides process
  • process safety

Provide self-verification assurance for contractor deliverables.

Support the procurement of relevant packages.

Work closely with Global Subsea Systems group (GSS) to manage EPCI-SPS interfaces.

Deliver seamless integration with existing brownfield facilities working closely with the Regional ‘Project and Mods' teams for the topsides scope.


Essential Education

Degree in relevant Engineering discipline


Essential Experience and Job Requirements

Chartered engineer.

Proven track record in detailed design of subsea systems.

Knowledge of topsides process systems.

Knowledge of BP's technical practices and working with BP's technical authorities.


Desirable Criteria:

Experience working with EPCI and SPS contractors.

Experience in offshore construction and pre-commissioning.

Experience working on brownfield projects or an operating facility.


Type Of Role

Experienced / Professional Hire


Other requirements (eg Travel, Location)

Travel may be required to visit contractors in Europe (during design) and potentially also Angola (during Execute, including offshore).

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.