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Paris (Suresnes)
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The installation analysis senior / lead – Pipeline Group is responsible for delivering fit for purpose rigid pipeline installation analysis to all projects supported by the Pipeline Group. She/he is also responsible for delivering fit for purpose solutions for the installation of rigid pipeline on projects or tenders with specific focus on safe and cost effective installation operations. She / he ensures adequate and timely support is provided to tendering teams for all rigid pipeline packages with specific focus on safe and cost effective installation methods.

She/He can be in charge of a team of installation engineers, dealing with rigid pipeline installation analyses in project, FEED or tender. 

She / He is responsible to the installation engineering manager – Pipeline Group for the efficient day-to-day management of the installation analysis team and provide regular operational reports on general project engineering activities, technical subject matters and resource management.    



Overall Responsibilities:

  • Manage and perform the PG S/J lay installation analysis team so as to ensure succesful delivery of analysis activities on all projects supported by the pipeline group
  • Responsible for ensuring that standard of engineering services provided complies with relevant company engineering standards with a clear focus on commerciality of engineering solutions
  • Responsible for challenging - when encountered- relevant engineering standards having potential adverse impact on commerciality of engineering solutions and for reporting it to Pipeline Group Management
  • Promote safety culture and initiatives to the installation engineering team throughout the onshore and offshore delivery phases
  • Recommend new work methods to improve efficiency of PG installation engineering services
  • Manage and participate in technical reviews / audits as and when required
  • Ensure interfaces between Project Engineering Managers and PG Package leads work properly and intervene when necessary in a collaborative manner
  • Give direct engineering guidance to PG analysis engineers on specific subject matters


Rigid Pipeline Installation Analysis deliverables (projects & tenders)

  • Ensure installation analysis is fit for purpose while meeting client specifications
  • Ensure each installation analysis package is delivered as or better than the as-sold corresponding engineering hours budget by performing regular project reviews in collaboration with the relevant project engineering manager – Discuss/agree remedial actions with project engineering manager when necessary
  • Manage right level of installation analysis (value delivering) is produced focusing on safe and cost effective installation, client’s product integrity and budgeted engineering hours
  • Ensure proper use of Engineering S-Curves by relevant installation engineers and ensure right level of effective reporting is produced (avoid waste)
  • Participate in reviews of methods statement and pipelay philosophy (in collaboration with production engineering) during tendering phases so as to ensure proposed methodologies are safe, cost / time effective, in line with client specification and risks & opportunities properly identified   


Resource management & department operations:

  • Coordinate with the Installation Engineering Team Leader – Pipeline Group in order to Support PG installation engineering manager to ensure proper balance between project needs, tender support needs and adequate level of expertise within the team in line with the Pipeline Group remit, budget and objectives
  • Ensure engineers are well aware of BMS and PM7 processes
  • Ensure timely performance of all PMRs and report on individuals’ career aspirations



  • Operate within the Code of Conduct
  • Support standards and procedures for the Engineering and Operations Functions




  • Customers
  • Third Party and Technical Autorities


  • Project Engineering Managers
  • PG package Leader
  • Technology Development
  • Offshore Resources



  • Professional qualifications – Degree qualified or above. Preferably in Ocean, Mechanical, Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • More than 5 years' experience in installation or construction projects
  • Proficient with Orcaflex
  • Familir with Abaqus
  • Python and VBA work experiences are desirable
  • Able to work in teams
  • Sound communication skills
  • Excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work
  • Ability to prioritize and organize 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
  • Can work to deadlines set by management

Commitment to Continuing Professional Development.