Wellhead Senior Engineer

Job Title: Wellhead Senior Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Klang, Malaysia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-01-22
Reference: 76319
Contact Name: Yee Hoe Tai
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2018 07:43

Job Description

Wellhead Senior Engineer

Responsibilities and Tasks:
  • Own the design of new and/or non-standardised product packages and develop technical solutions in order to meet the more unusual and/or non-standardised demands of assignments
  • Produce designs of enhanced ‘quality’ (functionality, durability, etc.), with responsibility for entire products
  • Evaluate the relevant discipline design rules/procedures/standards within Aker Solutions and propose changes and improvements to a more senior team member
  • Delegate responsibility for individual parts of design work to less experienced colleagues as appropriate, and when more innovative solutions are required will escalate for review by a senior team member prior to implementation
  • Act as an escalation point for key issues/designs which require approval at this level, and formally review the designs of less experienced design engineers
  • Work closely across internal clients within different parts of Aker Solutions in order to understand the overall workflow and to support the delivery of high quality outputs
  • Ensure overall customer requirements are met in line with procedural standards
  • Ensure job is done within budget and time scale
  • To demonstrate through example of high commitment and alignment with Aker Solutions values including departments focus on continuous improvement in-line with all Quality, HSSE & Global Engineering KPI’s initiatives

Qualifications / Personal Attributes:
  • Minimum a degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 7 years relevant design experience including detail engineering and good knowledge of manufacturing
  • Knowledge of subsea wellhead is essential
  • Broad experience and understanding of technology and engineering practice of relevant product areas on both system and detail levels 
  • Conversant with requirements of various oilfield equipment codes and standards such as API 6A, 17D, ISO 13628-4 etc
  • Have a proven involvement with multi-disciplined projects and be familiar with equipment and activities throughout all levels of the business
  • Ability to plan, organize and manage multiple activities and workload demands with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of offshore working techniques
  • Open mind for new ideas, genuine team player, can do attitude and a hands on person