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Senior engineer in Suresnes, France at Naurex Group

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

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Job Description


Senior Engineer

  • Location : Suresnes, France
  • Duration: 6 months or +
  • Start : ASAP



Job dimension

GPC RIAU Team is currently based in three sites:
Sutton, Suresnes and most recently Kuala Lumpur.
The team has a multicultural environment, with highly skilled engineers from all parts of the world.
From Tender to project, through technology, RIAU discipline is delivering high end performance on the various domains (Flexibles, Rigid risers, Installation Analyses, Umbilical and controls).

Mission :
  • Integrated within the RIAU team the engineer will be supporting tender and/or project for the various analyses
  • In place Global analyses of riser systems for flexible, umbilical and rigid pipes
  • (Fatigue, interference, extreme, …)
  • In place static analyses of flexible jumpers
  • installation analyses of flexible, umbilical , deployment of structure, accelerations
  • Under the responsibility of the RIAU lead engineer, your main responsibilities will be to:
  • Contribute to elaboration of Design brief and design basis documents for installation/in place analyses
  • use of existing tools and elaboration of new excel spreadsheets / Mathcad spreadsheet
  • Perform the in place design analysis with Orcaflex, as per design brief and basis,
  • Perform QA/QC of other analyses
  • Interface with installation engineer and field engineers to Understand operation procedure & identify critical steps
  • Elaborate lay tables to be used offshore, identify laying parameters and seastates limitations
  • Elaborate design loads for flexible, umbilical ancillaries
  • Interface with package to contribute to scope of work of various items
  • Production design documentation including feasibility reports, detailed in place design reports, specifications, material take-offs, etc.
  • Ensure design in accordance with acknowledged industry Codes, Standards and Design Guides (e.g. API, DnV, ISO); Client Specifications and Scopes of Work.
  • Be aware of the Overall project planning and responsible of the planning of his / her Scope of Work.
  • Provide engineering assistance during mobilisations and occasional periods of offshore or site working,
  • Ensure that know-how is transferred within the discipline. Attend to discipline meeting as required.


Capability profile - Knowledge, skills, experience :
  • MSc or Phd in mechanical engineering/hydrodynamics, you have at least 6/7 years of relevant work experience in the oil and gas industry or equivalent, onto Installation Analyses and/or in place design of riser/flexible background
  • You are proficient in FEA modeling and you have strong knowledge of Orcaflex software.
  • Your English is fluent
  • Strong knowledge of DNV RPC205, DNV RPH103

Personal Attributes:
  • Undertake responsibility for production of deliverables, which may include engineering support to DO, design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, progress reports, bid evaluations, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions.
  • Experience in working in a multi-disciplined systems engineering team
  • Ability to prioritize own workload, manage time accordingly and inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of programme or budget.
  • Personal interest for analyses tools and development (Python, VBA, …)
  • Demonstrable ability to work within time/budget constraints
  • Ability in working in multicultural group
  • Systems where a further knowledge is desirable:
  • Naval architecture
  • Umbilical and or flexible system design
  • Pipeline design
  • Offshore experience
  • Working Condition :
  • Majority of the work is carried out in the regional main office site - Suresnes
  • Offshore / Off-site location during project Execution phase as required.
  • Working hours according to local regulation and Company's policy.