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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.

Who we are looking for?

Due to our continued growth, Subsea 7 have an exciting permanent staff opportunity for a Data & Systems Engineer to join our PG Production Equipment team, who are responsible for all aspects of equipment mobilisation and readiness at Spoolbases and offshore on PG Production vessels. 

As part of our continued improvement process we are looking for someone to join us and help identify and implement intelligent, digital-based systems and processes to support the equipment departments key deliverables as well as develop and implement our Equipment Management System, ensuring the system is fit for purpose, continuously developed, robust and understood by all stakeholders. 

This is a great opportunity for someone who ideally with both an engineering and IT background looking to help develop and shape the digital future of a key function within a global organization.  You will be expected to work and liaise with a huge range of stakeholders, both internal and external, and this will be a great opportunity to build you own personal network.  This role will be based out of our office situated in Old Kilpatrick, Glasgow and may also include travel to our sites situated worldwide.

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.
  • Excellent Benefits - we offer highly competitive remuneration and comprehensive benefits packages, as well as sports clubs and social and recreational activities for both you and your family

What does the role involve?

Duties of the Data & Systems Engineer can involve but are not limited to the below.  As this is a new role the successful candidate will also get to shape and develop the key responsibilities and deliverables for the role:

  • Improve our equipment mobilisation and RFO process by developing and implementing a Bill of Materials (BOM) system, or similar, which will support the identification of project specific equipment, spares and consumables with greater efficiency;
  • Develop tools and processes to allow the gathering of equipment data such as maintenance costs, onsite utilisation, reactive maintenance and other related metrics, which will help improve the accuracy of equipment maintenance budgets and also forecasting equipment utilisation;
  • Preparation of operational procedures across the departments, liaising with key stakeholders to understand department requirements and to shape our procedures to suit;
  • Maintenance of operational procedures and records (equipment management system) and produce reports on site activities for management, where required;
  • Contribute to the Equipment Department tendering process to review forecast productivity, equipment and manning levels during bid.
  • Support project planning to ensure key project deliverables are met;
  • Produce and issue minutes of meetings, action trackers and project lesson learned as required;
  • Liaise with client and sub-contractor personnel as required;
  • Follow up & analyse the progress of the equipment department key deliverables and lead the trouble shooting of any safety, quality or technical issue related department systems or processes;

What do you need to have?

  • Ideally you will have an IT related degree in an area such as Data Analytics, Information Management with a strong engineering background, but we will also consider those with an Engineering related degree with demonstrable IT skills in relevant areas.
  • You will have previous experience of working in a similar position, ideally within an engineering industry but other industries will be considered
  • Experience of developing ERP software would be highly beneficial but not essential
  • You will be computer literate, comfortable not only with systems such as Microsoft Office but also more advanced enterprise resource planning softwares such as SAP, Microsoft Dynamics or others.
  • You will have strong interpersonal skills, able to communicate comfortably with all levels of people across various disciplines.

Subsea 7 are committed to creating a diverse workforce and we look to offer excellent career opportunities as you develop your skills and aspirations.

Along with a wide range of benefits and a flexible working environment, employees can further enhance their work-life balance through our Remote Working Policy.

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