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GPC Flexible Engineer
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Based in
Kuala Lumpur
Business area
Surf and Conventional
Working hours
40 hours per week
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Closing date
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Subsea 7 has an exciting opportunity for a Flexible Engineer within the Global Project Centre Engineering Team based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The Flexible Engineer will be responsible for providing technical expertise and support to procurement of soft products (flexibles, umbilicals) and their ancillaries in compliance with codes and Client specifications. This engineer will report to the Riser Design, Installation Analysis, Flexibles and Umbilical (RIAU) Design Lead and will be assigned to projects when required.

All personnel are expected to contribute to creating a positive HSEQ culture within Subsea 7 and ensure familiarity with and adherence to local HSEQ codes and practices.

All personnel are also expected to contribute to creating a culture of ethics and integrity within Subsea 7 and ensure familiarity with and adherence to our Code of Conduct.


  • Prepare specification and provide technical support to procurement of flexible / umbilical and flexible / umbilical ancillaries
  • Manage the flexible interfaces (connectors, goosenecks, I/J-tubes)
  • Prepare technical project documents (eg. analysis reports and specifications)
  • Interface with project team and support other engineering disciplines to ensure smooth interface with procurement, installation, operation and project management
  • Consolidating experience within the flexible support group discipline
  • Perform checking of engineering work and reports
  • Check or perform In-place analysis (not to exceed loads, routing)
  • Check or perform installation analysis (flexible / umbilical lay, recovery, transfer, pull-in, etc)

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide technical skills, knowledge in project or discipline engineering, including design codes and Client specifications
  • Understands client’s needs
  • Is involved with production of deliverables, including support to the drawing office, specifications, bid evaluations, etc.
  • Adhere to Subsea 7 values
  • Provide technical assistance in preparation of client / subcontractors meetings.
  • Assist junior / graduate engineers as appropriate


  • Professional qualifications: BEng or above
  • Relevant experience in flexible and / or umbilical design, fabrication or installation
  • Good knowledge of industry standards
  • Able to work in teams
  • Excellent communication skills and confidence to liaise with clients
  • Excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work
  • Ability to prioritise and organise work
  • Ability to communicate at all levels within the organization
  • A demonstrable commitment to HSE and Quality
  • Shall be self-motivated and have well developed interpersonal skills
  • A willingness to travel on short assignments overseas


  • Knowledge of a design and analysis software
  • Membership to a relevant Professional body
  • Experience in design, installation and construction of offshore pipelines, flexibles, umbilical, flying leads and risers
  • Knowledge of hydrodynamic physics
  • Knowledge of material engineering
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