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Oslo, Stavanger

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We are Subsea 7, a world-leading seabed-to-surface contractor in the oil, gas and renewable industry. We are collaborative, curious and always open to learn. Our people bring new perspectives and smart technology to some of the most challenging and inspiring energy projects around the world.

Diversity makes us smarter. You will be surrounded by a diverse, international community of experts, who bring different skills and ideas that help us challenge the status quo and inspire innovation.

Proactive participation in the Energy Transition is at the heart of Subsea 7’s evolution. Our target is to achieve Net Zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. By joining Subsea 7, you become part of a team of people leading the way - shaping the subsea future.

Subsea 7 is looking for candidates with 3-10 years of relevant experience to join our Hydrodynamics Discipline in Central Engineering in Stavanger.

As a member of the Hydrodynamics Discipline, you will be involved in the planning, optimization and execution of our marine operations by performing simulations of these operations. The simulations are essential to identify the best possible solutions and methods, and to ensure that our operations are executed in a safe manner while maintaining a high operability with optimized weather limitations.

You will also be responsible for performing hydrodynamic analysis related to optimal design of subsea products with respect to both in-place function and installation criteria.

Key responsibilities:

  • The responsibilities of the discipline are technical support and hydrodynamic analysis related to the design and installation of subsea structures, flexible flowlines, umbilicals and cables
  • The engineer will be involved in anything from early phase studies through to detailed engineering and follow-up in the execution phase

We can offer:

  • A very good working environment and collaboration culture
  • Challenging and exciting workdays
  • Personal development and career opportunities
  • Competitive terms including attractive insurance policies and pension schemes
  • Sports & Social clubs with social and recreational activities for both you and your family
  • Workplace flexibility

Capability profile / Qualifications:

  • Master degree or equivalent in relevant engineering discipline (marine/offshore/ocean technology, naval architecture)
  • 3-10 years of experience within hydrodynamics, marine operations and wave statistics
  • Knowledge and experience using any of the software OrcaFlex, SIMO/SIMA, HydroD and Ansys CFD is an advantage
  • Programming skills (Python) is an advantage
  • Overview and understanding of applicable design codes, industry standards and legislative requirements
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Creative problem solving - able to suggest and develop new methods and ways of working 
  • The ability to work in a team, as well as individually with minimum supervision
  • The ability to organize and prioritize own work
  • Understanding of clients’ needs and ability to suggest and apply “fit for purpose” solutions 
  • Sound communication skills – able to communicate ideas and results to various stakeholders, both in written reports and in meetings, presentations etc.

The position is based in Stavanger, however an office location in Oslo may be discussed in special cases.  

For queries regarding the position please contact Discipline Manager Petter Moen, / +47 51 72 61 82.

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