Company: Petroplan
Skills: Umbilicals, Risers and Flowlines
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Position: Riser Engineer - Rigid
Location: London
Type: PAYE Contract (Inside IR35) -

Integrated within the department "Risers, Installation Analyses and Umbilical" (RIAU), the engineer will be supporting tender and/or project for topics related to riser design including global Analyses, installation Analyses and technical follow-up of the subcontracted components (Strakes, Flexible joints, Buoyancy modules etc).

Under the responsibility of the RIAU lead engineer, your main responsibilities will be to:
* Ensure design and detailing in accordance with acknowledged industry Codes, Standards and Design Guides (e.g. DNVGL-ST-F201, API RP 2STD, 2RD); Client Specifications and Scopes of Work.
* Production and checking of design documentation including feasibility reports, detailed in place design reports, specifications, material take-offs, etc.
* Develop design brief and basis, and perform the in-place design analysis with OrcaFlex / Develop the documentation package and the studies linked to the sizing and analysis of the dynamic riser system
* Be aware of the overall project planning and responsible of the planning of their Scope of Work.
* Interface with project team, engineering teams (welding, methods, operation, materials etc) and SCM,
* Understand Client needs to develop specification for Suppliers and support the selection of the Supplier through technical evaluation.
* Ensure progress and compliance of the supplier in close interface with SCM function
* Ideally, perform OrcaFlex installation analyses for rigid risers as well as deployment of structures
* Support Operational weather standby activities with in-house tool to support tender
* Ensure that QA/QC process is well followed
* Ensure that know-how is transferred within the discipline. Attend to discipline meeting as required.

Capability profile - Knowledge, skills, experience
* MSc or PhD in mechanical engineering/hydrodynamics, relevant work experience in the oil and gas industry or equivalent, ideally with in-place / installation analyses of riser systems.
* Proficient in FEA modelling and you know well OrcaFlex software.
* English is fluent

Personal Attributes:
* Undertake responsibility for production of deliverables, which may include design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, engineering support to Drafting Office, progress reports, bid evaluations, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions.
* Interest for analyses work
* Experience in working in a multi-disciplined system engineering team
* Ability to prioritise own workload, manage time accordingly and inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of programme or budget.
* Demonstrable ability to work within time/budget constraints
* Ability in Vendor and 3rd Party management
* Ability in working in multicultural group

Systems where a further knowledge is desirable:
* Installation Analyses
* Naval architecture,
* Flexible pipe design
* Offshore experience
* Python knowledge
* Welding
* Experience interface with Buoyancy Modules, Flexible Joint/Titanium Stress Joint suppliers.

About Petroplan

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