Senior flexible design engineer in Paris, France at Naurex Group

Date Posted: 4/6/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

In charge of the Tender or Project execution, with support of 1 or 2 Project engineers, the expected tasks to be covered are the following under the responsibility of the project technical manager, on top of skill development of allocated resources:

  • Understand Client needs develop specification for Suppliers.
  • Interface with project team, engineering teams and SCM
  • Support the selection of the Supplier through technical evaluation
  • Plan, detail and review technical documentation relating to Flexible, subsea hardware and topside interface.
  • Develop the documentation package and the studies linked to the sizing and analysis of the dynamic riser system / static jumper system
  • Manage the design analysis, and undertake, and check others', analysis, design and engineering activities associated with Flexible cross section, terminations, bend restrictors,
  • Ensure design and detailing in accordance with acknowledged industry Codes, Standards and Design Guides (e.g. API 17J, DnV, ISO); Client Specifications and Scopes of Work, and the internal standard (BMS)
  • Production and checking of design documentation including feasibility reports, detailed in place design reports, specifications, material take-offs, etc.
  • Be aware of the Overall project / Tender planning and responsible of the planning of his / her Scope of Work.
  • Ensure progress and compliance of the supplier in close interface with SCM function
  • Follow-up Flexible design activities, fabrications and testing.
  • Ensure his/her work is performed in accordance with the latest HSEQ, DCE suite of documents and Group procedures.
  • Provide engineering assistance during mobilizations and occasional periods of offshore or site working, including FATs, SITs, Pre-commissioning, etc.
  • Participate as required in events such as Bid Clarifications, Kick off meetings, HIRAs, Design Reviews, etc.
  • To check that the procedure and analysis match the project objectives
  • Attend to project audits related to Engineering Activities as and when required.
  • Attend to project engineering reviews as and when required.
  • Provide technical engineering support to other departments within the Central Engineering Group, the Project Engineering Group, and to colleagues in terms of training and mentoring.
  • Ensure that know-how is transferred within the discipline & Attend to discipline meeting as required.
  • lead and develop hard skill of graduates and project engineers in the area of Flexible pipe design and riser global analysis, static jumper in place analyses



Capability profile - Knowledge, skills, experience

  • MSc or Phd in mechanical engineering/hydrodynamics, you have relevant work experience in the oil and gas industry or equivalent. This experience ideally includes in place design or installation analyses of Flexible and Flexible pipe design.
  • You are proficient in FEA modelling and you know OrcaFlex software
  • Your English is fluent
  • Technical expertise to Flexible design and fabrication process as well as reporting creation by vendors as part of a qualification program.
  • Knowledge on installation, on bottom stability, routing, crossing

Personal Attributes:

  • Understand clients' needs; identify and address design parameters and problems; develop and implement solutions.
  • Independently evaluate, organize and prioritize work for self and others.
  • Undertake responsibility for production of deliverables, which may include engineering support to Drafting Office, design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, progress reports, bid evaluations, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions.
  • Ability to lead and function within a design team and across multiple projects.
  • Experience in working in a multi-disciplined system engineering team
  • Ability to prioritize own workload, manage time accordingly and inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of program or budget.
  • Manage interfaces within a project structure, including other disciplines, drawing office, document control, project management, client and suppliers.
  • Manage change control within own remit on a project. Inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of program or budget.
  • Demonstrable ability to work within time/budget constraints
  • Ability in Vendor and 3rd Party management
  • Ability in working in multicultural group

Systems where a further knowledge is desirable:

  • Installation Analyses
  • Naval architecture,
  • Offshore experience