Job DescriptionNES Global Talent are seeking a Senior Umbilical Engineer for a 12 month contract position based near London
Applicants must have be an EU passport holder and be eligible to work within the UK.
Preparation and review of umbilical cables and ancillaries detailed design analyses and calculations, technical drawings, procedures and reports;
Elaboration of technical scope of works based on client’s documentation and Company procedures, following direct liaison with suppliers and other disciplines/functions;
Capable of running Technical Readiness Level / Technical Risk Categorization assessments based on suppliers provided information and Company provided requirements.
Review of technical proposals and technical recommendation of umbilical system solutions;
Preparation of budgetary estimates for umbilical systems;
When assigned to a job, act as the technical single point of contact for the subject matter;
Perform design verifications through single discipline checks (SDC) / inter-discipline checks (IDC) processes;
In the lack of consolidated and comprehensive information, support and guide other disciplines, as required, with reasonable umbilical system assumptions and technical insights
Fluency on the ISO 13628-5 / API 17E and its supporting standards such as ASME, ASTM, IEC and DNVGL;
Knowledge of SURF systems architecture and requirements, including SPS and SCM hardware;
Previous experience with design, manufacturing and testing of either thermoplastic or steel tube umbilical systems, preferably for deep water and dynamic applications;
Practical knowledge of thermoplastic and steel tube umbilicals manufacturing processes;
Experience on qualification/verification testing (procedure elaboration, acceptance criteria definition, test witnessing and results consolidation / correlation to theoretical models) and FATs witnessing;
Capable to interpret, understand and review engineering design reports, procedures and the umbilical system related drawings (ancillaries, schematics, field layout, cross sections);
Pragmatic approach when solving engineering and the umbilical package related problems;
Good knowledge on the umbilical installation processes and its required engineering interfaces, being capable of identify, understand, solve and close-out potential technical problems and risks;
Capable to represent the discipline in Risk Assessment, HAZIDs, HAZOPs, FME(C)A and ensure close out of identified action items;
Requires expanded conceptual knowledge in own discipline and SURF related disciplines;
Capable of building knowledge of the company, processes and customers
Experience with Orcaflex and AutoCAD software is recommended;
Previous experience on renewable cables and related equipment design, specification and installation will be a differential.
FEA knowledge and software domain will be a differential