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At Subsea 7, we take pride in being recognised globally as a leader across the Energy Industry. For 5 decades our people have delivered over 1000 projects in all water depths across our energy hubs and we continue to do so, adapting and evolving in an ever-changing world. We are committed to creating a diverse workforce and we look to offer excellent career opportunities as well as providing wide range benefits.

Our success and sustainability are only made possible by continuing to develop our assets and technology through innovation and collaboration, and importantly through the development and diversity of our people who every day ‘Make Incredible things Happen’ at Subsea 7.

Within Subsea 7, our Pipeline Group team has the key responsibility to plan and execute offshore pipeline installation for the Oil and Gas industry and for the Energy transition.

Who we are looking for?

Due to our continued growth, Subsea 7 have exciting permanent staff opportunities for Senior/Lead Pipeline Project Engineers to join our Pipeline Group (PG) team responsible for the full installation process from the procedure preparation right up to following through the offshore operations. Our engineers are responsible for delivering fit for purpose rigid pipeline installation engineering on projects and  tenders with specific focus on safe and cost effective installation operations.

These roles will be based in our Singapore office and due to restrictions the preference would be for those who are either Singapore nationals or those who have a current right to work in the country but we can give consideration to those who do not hold this depending on their level of experience.

Depending on your level of experience, you will be part of, or even in charge of, a team of installation engineers, dealing with different pipeline installation methods (S&J Lay, reel lay) for a package of work on either a project or tender. You will help support the efficient day-to-day management of the installation engineering team and provide regular operational reports on general project engineering activities, technical subject matters and resource management.

What do we offer?

  • Career Development – As well as being able to offer a wide variety of projects to work on we have a dedicated personal development scheme and are committed to developing our engineers to allow them to progress their career through the organisation.
  • A Sustainable Future – Subsea 7 have been committed to the evolving energy sector for over 10 years. As the energy sector continues to evolve, Subsea 7 are playing a proactive role in developing emerging energy markets. These markets include: decarbonising offshore oil and gas, floating wind, carbon capture and storage, offshore green hydrogen production support and decarbonising our own operations.
  • Flexible working – we offer a flexible working environment with hybrid working options available to any successful candidate.

What does the role involve?

Duties of the Senior/Lead Pipeline Project Engineers can involve but are not limited to:

  • Depending on seniority you may lead a team of Pipeline Project Engineers
  • Give direct engineering guidance to PG engineers on specific subject matters
  • Managing delegated external interfaces such as clients, subcontractors, etc and internal interfaces , such as SCM, etc.
  • Be a technical reference for pipeline installation and contribute to the subcontractors selection
  • Involved in the conceptual sudies
  • Perform installation procedures
  • Ensure that installation procedures and associated calculations are in line
  • Ensure that specifications and norms related to the project are respected
  • Provide support to offshore operations with short periods offshore or on yard
  • Participate actively to engineers training and development,
  • Participate actively to the PG department know-how consolidation,
  • Propose innovative solutions allowing cost & risks reduction

What do you need to have?

  • Ideally you will have experience in Leading engineering teams (essential for Principal level)
  • You will have a minimum of 6 years relevant experience (preferably in the Oil & Gas market but other relevant experience will be considered)
  • Previous experience working on pipelay projects (i.e. Reel Lay, J-Lay, S-Lay) is beneficial.
  • Previous offshore worksite experience will be beneficial.
  • Collaborative team worker able to work autonomously and take ownership.
  • You should be a strong communicator, able to speak with all levels within the business, who is comfortable working on their own and as part of a team
  • You will have excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work, as well as the ability prioritise and organise your work accordingly to meet deadlines set by management
  • You will be highly motivated and be able to show a demonstrable commitment to HSE and Quality
  • You should have a commitment to Continuing Professional Development
  • This role may involve short spells of overseas travel so candidates may need to show a willingness and flexibility


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