Subsea Systems Engineer

  • Location

    Bristol, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £70 per hour

  • Contact:

    Andy Nugent

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Role Title:

Subsea System Engineer


Nailsea, Bristol


6 Months


£60-£70 per hour.

Role Summary/Purpose

The Systems Engineer has technical responsibility for some aspects of the Execution Phase of a Subsea Project. Reporting directly to the Global SPS Projects and Systems Engineering Manager, and functionally to the SPS System Engineering Manager, this is an important role working in a high-profile function.

Essential Responsibilities

Engineering and Technical activities will include either ownership, contribution or oversight of one or more of the following (it is not to be intended as full list):

  • Contract Familiarization and to the proper Project Launch
  • System Master Equipment List and Master Document Register
  • System Management & Design Verification Plans
  • Lessons Learned Reviews
  • System Design Basis and Functional Design Specifications
  • Technology Maturity Reviews / Qualification Plans
  • Identification of Internal / External Interfaces
  • 3rd party certification and regulatory compliance programs
  • Material selection and Corrosion protection Philosophy
  • Lifecycle Management plan
  • Tagging Philosophy
  • System Integration Testing Philosophy

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Taking technical responsibility for contributing to the proper Subsea Project start up and delivery of the System Engineering Requirements and Specifications (Philosophies, Plans, Strategies, etc)
  • Taking technical responsibility for contributing to the delivery of the System Architecture and Detail Engineering (Analysis, Detailed Drawings, Testing Procedures)
  • Taking technical responsibility for contributing to the delivery of the System Verification and Validation and Testing
  • Taking technical responsibility for contributing to the delivery of the Project close out and hand-over to the Services

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Masters or bachelor's degree in engineering or science-based discipline
  • Ability to create and lead multi-disciplined, geographically dispersed teams
  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills
  • Ability to synthesize information, identify problems, establish facts and deduce solutions
  • Excellent report writing and presentation skills
  • Fluent English speaker
  • Availability to travel internationally for project needs and for short term assignments