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Aberdeen - Westhill, Leer, Oslo, Zoetermeer

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We are Seaway7, a diverse group of team players, change makers and leaders in the delivery of fixed offshore wind projects. What we do makes a difference to our planet and the future, by bringing sustainable, renewable energy to the world.

We are looking for a Senior Engineer that can fulfil the role of Installation Analysis Engineer. 

This role maybe be based in the folow Seaway7 offices locations: Oslo, Norway or Leer, Germany. 

As Installation Analysis Engineer, you will be the contact point between the project engineering team for any queries related to cable lay installation, cable pull ins, on bottom stability, and free spans analysis.

You will be supporting the project engineering team, running analysis to optimise the cable lay vessel workability and operational planning.

What you will be doing?

As Installation Analysis Engineer, you will be supporting the project engineering team, running analysis to optimise the cable lay vessel workability and operational planning and produce understandable reports that will be used for cable pull-in and cable installation offshore.

You daily activity will consist in:

  • Be the project contact point for any matters related to cable lay and related analysis.
  • Gathering and check the data required to perform the analysis.
  • Advise project team on how to optimise the cable lay vessel workability and planning
  • Run the analysis in connection to the cable vessel operations: (pull in, cable lay, on bottom stability, etc) with Orcaflex and Python, and produce the associated report.
  • Depending on workload, delegate the work to more junior analysis engineers, supervise them, and ensure that all analysis report are issued on time.

In between projects, you might be asked to

  • Support tender with analysis estimation.
  • Optimize working process.
  • Support cable vessel operations offshore.

What you will bring to the team

It’s the commitment and enthusiasm of our people that gives us our energy to create change and make an impact for the future. And we want you to bring your personality, skills and experience, powering us to be leaders in fixed offshore wind.

  • A good knowledge of Orcaflex
  • Programming skills, ideally Python / VBA
  • At least 3 years in a cable/ flexible installation analysis department
  • Offshore experience would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of sea fastening/ rigging design would be beneficial
  • Master of mechanics/marine/naval or equivalent
  • Good Analytical skills
  • Flexible, resilient, go get it mentality
  • Ability to interact and support project teams and clients, while able to also work autonomously


What we can offer you

We offer the opportunity to create a future to be proud of, for generations to come. Whatever the role, wherever the location, everyone plays a part.

And when we say everyone, we mean everyone. Because we believe that it’s our team spirit that makes us special. Whether we’re getting stuck in, overcoming a challenge, or celebrating a success, we always do it together.

Alongside this, we’re continually creating the environment for you to be at your best – in and outside of work. This includes:

  • Career development – access to a range of learning opportunities, as well as being part of a culture that encourages growth and development.
  • Flexible working – everyone has commitments, responsibilities and passions outside of work. With a range of patterns available including hybrid, and flexitime working, let’s discuss how we make time for what matters to you.
  • A holistic benefits package – we pride ourselves in offering a wide range of benefits that support your financial, emotional, and physical wellbeing.

The next steps

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  • Make sure your CV is up-to-date and highlights the transferable skills and experience you can bring to this role.
  • Include a cover letter as part of your application. It’s your chance to tell us why you would be a brilliant addition to our team.
  • Take your time with your application and check there are no errors such as spelling mistakes.

Once you have submitted your application, we will be in touch as soon as possible with next steps.

To find out more about Seaway7, please visit our website.

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