Senior Materials Engineer

Job Title: Senior Materials Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stavanger, Norway
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-02-22
Reference: BH-100215
Contact Name: Hege Abrahamsen
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2019 12:39

Job Description

Aker Solutions helps the world meet its energy needs. We engineer the products, systems and services required to unlock energy. Our goal is to maximize recovery and efficiency of oil and gas assets, while using our expertise to develop the sustainable solutions of the future. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.

Aker Solutions has secured new long-term contracts on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, and the project portfolio in Stavanger is rapidly expanding. We are now recruiting several new employees to strengthen our teams and prepare for future growth.

Aker Solutions' Material Technology department based in Stavanger Norway consists of qualified and experienced engineers  (materials technology, corrosion protection, insulation, welding).

We are now looking for a Senior Materials Engineer for temporary position in Stavanger.


Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Materials Engineer in topside modification project
  • Technical evaluations regarding materials technology (materials selection, corrosion evaluations, surface protection)
  • Implement and maintain the overall materials strategy in the Project
  • Technical input to and follow-up of procurement packages (mechanical and piping equipment). 
  • Quality assurance of suppliers and manufacturers, incl. review of supplier QA-systems (QA-plans/ITP and procedures)
  • Follow-up/witness activities related to manufacturing and fabrication

Qualifications and Personal Qualities

  • MSc or equivalent within Materials Technology / Metallurgy
  • Minimum 3 years experience from TOPSIDE projects within: 
  • Competency within surface protection and coating system selection is preferred
  • Relevant experience. - Detailed knowledge of NORSOK standards and international oil&gas related industry specifications 
  • Excellent communication/language skills (English/ Norwegian)
  • Good social skills and ability to contribute in teamwork settings
  • Split-location experience is a benefit.
  • Software Skills - TIME

We Offer

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities