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Paris (Suresnes)
Vacancy information

About us

At Subsea7, we take pride in being recognized globally as a leader in the Energy Industry, with over 80 nationalities across more than 30 countries. 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.

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 Subsea7.

Your mission

The Global Projects Centre & Asia Pacific (GPC & AP) is Subsea7's center of excellence for the execution of its largest projects worldwide.

Within the Subsea Structures Design Department, reporting to a Lead Engineer, Level 1 or 2 Project Structure Design Engineer will provide engineering and technical skills to a live Project Team or supporting studies and tenders: you will be responsible for producing detailed engineering to deliver project work such as in-place design, transportation, lifting, deployment, retrieval analyses and sea-fastening design of the offshore structures. You will be also supporting knowledge management as well as technology initiatives relating to the discipline.

You will be expected to participate in creating a positive HSEQ culture within Subsea 7 and ensure familiarity with and adherence to local HSEQ codes and practices.

Your main missions will be:

  • Develop and design Offshore permanent or temporary Steel Structures: produce and issue as Originator and/or Checker:
    • Design Reports, including detailed analysis and calculations, per acknowledged industry codes, Standards, Design Guidelines, Client Specifications, and Scopes of work;
    • Data Sheets, Tender documents, FEED(front-end engineering and design) study reports, and various third-party submissions;
    • Weight Reports and MTO;
  • Effectively close internal and external review comments to get the design approved for construction;
  • Support to Drawing Office and issuance of fabrication drawings at AFC;
  • Support package engineering and management on large structural material procurement packages;
  • Provide structural analysis for various subsea structures, rigging/lifting equipment, and sea-fastening arrangements utilizing hand calculations (Mathcad), NSO/ISYMOST/SACS, and/or ABAQUS/ANSYS software;
  • Support the execution of multi-discipline projects in line with the defined budget and schedule;
  • Liaise with associated disciplines and understand the interfaces within a project;
  • Provide structural engineering to other subsea-related disciplines, assist with offshore and fabrication yard interfaces;
  • More generally, provide structural support to Tenders, FEEDs, and EPIC Phases;
  • Coach and mentor Junior/Graduate Engineers.

Your profile

  • Engineer Diploma or equivalent, preferably in Structural/Civil Engineering;
  • Some practical industrial experience (post Graduate scheme or equivalent) in the steel construction industry or similar;
  • Experiences in the SURF(Subsea Umbilical Riser Flowline) business, Oil and Gas, Subsea equipment, or Offshore Renewables structural design-related activities such as designing Flowline Structures (FLETs, ILTs), manifolds, suction piles, and Installation Aids including Sea-fastening;
  • Good knowledge/experience in Steel Structure design, material strength, Naval architecture, and piping design;
  • Good knowledge of industry standards and design codes (AISC, API, ABS, BV, DNV, Eurocodes…);
  • Some knowledge of materials (steels, composites, plastics, and polymers in general, …), welding (processes, metallurgy, NDTs), fabrication in general as well as piping, connectors, valves, and forgings and associated design codes with some field experience will be a real advantage to your application;
  • Competent in the design and analysis of software packages (Abaqus, ANSYS, SACS, NSO/ISYMOST…) is essential;
  • Competent with up-to-date computer applications including MS Word, Excel, and Mathcad;
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work, to work with limited supervision, and as a Team member depending on Project needs;
  • Ability to promote an HSE and Quality culture;
  • Ability to communicate at all levels within the organization;
  • Self-motivated and well-developed interpersonal skills;
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills – fluency in French and English are essential.

Subsea 7 is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, 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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