Sr. Offshore Pipeline Engineer


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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: United States

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, 26 November 2021

About this role: Sr. Offshore Pipeline Engineer

About this role: Sr. Offshore Pipeline Engineer

We’re hiring a Senior Offshore Pipeline Engineer for one of our major clients in the oil and gas industry for a 6 month duration contract in Houston, TX.


  • Coordinate, supervise, and check offshore pipeline analysis results;
  • Prepare reports, specifications, and help develop drawings associated with offshore pipeline engineering work;
  • Provide procurement support related to pipeline design and installation engineering, including aiding in the generation of material take-offs, cost estimates, scopes of work, and the provision of technical clarifications;
  • Attend meetings and participate as a Company representative in Client or vendor meetings;
  • Prepare comprehensive technical reports and, as necessary, review written reports by others for validity and soundness of conclusions and recommendations.
  • Provide bid/tender engineering support related to pipeline design and installation engineering.



  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical, Civil, or Ocean Engineering with more than 10 years of relevant offshore pipeline design experience. PhD a plus.
  • Highly proficient with FEA software – Abaqus and Anasys
  • Working knowledge of pipeline hydraulics, mechanical design, control and protection systems, repair methods, and pipeline technology.
  • Proficient in the seismic analysis of pipeline systems for ALE and ELE.
  • Experienced in VAS modelling of pipelines
  • Experience with Pipe-in-pipe flowlines
  • Experience/Exposure with pipeline routing/spanning software, such as Fledermaus and Sage is a plus.
  • Knowledge of pipelay methods (S-Lay, J-Lay, Reel-Lay) and their impact on in-place operational design.
  • Must have good computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and MathCad. Knowledge of AutoCAD is a plus.



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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Christi Morgan via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Christi Morgan
Brunel USA - Houston

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