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Kent Recruitment

Senior Subsea and Pipeline Engineer

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Date Published

About you:

Join us. Unleash your energy within.

If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

Our purpose and beliefs:

As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:

We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.

Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

About the job:

Are you an enthusiastic and driven pipeline engineer? Do you thrive on working on some of the most exciting and varied projects in the Oil and Gas, Low Carbon, and Offshore Wind sectors? Are you looking for an opportunity to progress your career to Senior and Principal Engineer level? If so, this could be the role for you, and we’d love you to apply!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide value adding, specialist engineering support to our clients.
  • Contribute to a wide variety of project work, including:
  • Conceptual studies and examination of challenging marginal, HPHT, or deepwater subsea developments in the Oil & Gas sector.
  • Design and analysis of CO2 and H2 onshore and offshore pipelines in the Low Carbon sector.
  • Subsea cable analysis in the Offshore Wind sector.
  • Using non-linear FE methods, you can help solve diverse and complex subsea pipeline and subsea cable problems during design and operation, including global buckling, spanning, uprating studies, and defect and anomaly assessment
  • You will contribute to the development of new technical methodologies and evaluation techniques. You will build and maintain client relationships, and contribute to successful proposals and tenders, with a view to winning more work. The role will enable you to develop your capabilities in line with the Kent career paths.

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:

  • Build client relationships and to work with colleagues to develop cross-discipline capabilities.
  • Ability to cope with stimulating problems and flexibility to adapt to discrete situations.
  • Proven success in delivering studies and preparing clear, concise reports against time, cost, and quality objectives.
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of subsea and pipeline engineering, and of regulatory frameworks, codes, and standards. Understanding of global buckling, limit states, and HPHT issues is considered advantageous.
  • Experience of concept / feasibility design studies for subsea developments; experience of FEED is considered advantageous.
  • Experience of pipeline analysis to support design and operations; in-depth knowledge of finite element methods is considered advantageous.
  • Experience in the design and analysis of subsea cables in considered advantageous.
  • Experience in the design and assessment of CO2 and H2 onshore and offshore pipelines in considered advantageous.
  • Engineering degree (honours or equivalent) in mechanical, structural, civil, naval architecture or similar engineering discipline.
  • Chartered status (or working towards) is considered advantageous.
  • Enthusiasm to redefine existing practices, improve technical methodologies and evaluation techniques.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, reliable, and mature approach to work.
  • Willingness to develop wider skills and flexibility to work on variety of projects.

We are committed to our diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. From day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures, and abilities.

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