Lead Structural Engineer

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Scope of work

Job Summary:

We are seeking a highly skilled Senior Structural Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing structural engineering expertise for offshore projects, including brownfield modifications, EPIC (Engineering, Procurement, Installation, and Commissioning), and FEED (Front-End Engineering Design) studies. Proficiency in SESAM software and a deep understanding of structural analysis and design principles are essential for this role.


Key Responsibilities:

  1. Provide structural engineering support for offshore projects, including platform modifications, upgrades, and new installations.
  2. Lead structural design activities throughout the project lifecycle, from concept development to detailed design and construction.
  3. Conduct structural analysis using advanced software tools such as SESAM to ensure the integrity and safety of offshore structures.
  4. Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams including mechanical, piping, and process engineers to ensure structural design requirements are integrated into overall project deliverables.
  5. Review and approve structural drawings, specifications, and calculations prepared by junior engineers or contractors.
  6. Participate in project meetings, technical reviews, and risk assessments to identify and mitigate structural engineering challenges.
  7. Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior engineers, supporting their professional development and growth.
  8. Interface with clients, vendors, and regulatory authorities to address structural engineering-related inquiries and ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  9. Contribute to the continuous improvement of engineering processes, procedures, and standards to enhance project efficiency and quality.
  10. Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and technological advancements in structural engineering to drive innovation and excellence in project delivery.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering; Master's degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in structural engineering within the oil and gas industry, with a focus on offshore projects.
  • Proven expertise in structural analysis, design, and detailing, with a strong understanding of international design codes and standards (e.g., API, AISC, DNV).
  • Proficiency in SESAM software for finite element analysis and structural modelling.
  • Experience in EPIC and FEED projects, including brownfield modifications and platform upgrades.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Strong leadership abilities, with a track record of successfully leading engineering teams and delivering projects on schedule and within budget.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) or Chartered Engineer (CEng) certification is preferred.


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