Overall Responsibilities:

  • Manages a technical scope within the project/tender team with associated engineers and draftsmen
  • Manages the technical documentation related to the scope
  • Manages planning of the scope and priorities of their team
  • Liase with delegated external stakeholders (clients, subcontractors, etc.) and internal stakeholders (other Engineering Disciplines, Project/Tender Management Team, Supply Chain, Vessel Operations Manager, etc.),
  • Involvement in conceptual sudies
  • Produces installation procedures and acts as Senior Discipline Checker where required.
  • Performs inter discipline checks for other engineering disciplines who interface with the reel lay team, i.e. Structural Design, In Place Pipeline Design, Survey, etc.
  • Ensures that installation procedures and associated calculations are in line with relevant specifications, codes and standards.
  • Manages interfaces with subcontractors and internal stakeholders
  • Provides support to offshore operations with possible short periods offshore or on site
  • Participates actively in training and development of engineering direct reports
  • Participates actively to the Pipeline Group department lessons learned consolidation,
  • Evaluates installation risk and proposes innovative solutions allowing cost & risk reduction


  • Operate within the Subsea 7 Code of Conduct
  • Support standards and procedures for the Engineering and Operations Functions



  • Client technical representatives on projects or tenders
  • Site Client Representatives (offshore or on yard e.g.)
  • Key Subcontractor and Supplier representatives


  • Pipeline Group Reel Lay Team Lead
  • Pipeline Group Installation Method Lead Engineer
  • Pipeline Group Installation Analysis and ECA Team Leads
  • Project or Tender Engineering and Techical Managers
  • Project Package Managers
  • Project Operation Managers
  • Pipeline Group Package Lead
  • Vessel Operations Managers
  • Offshore Resources


  • Relevant engineering experience in a similar role, preferably in a reel lay environment
  • Able to work with teams
  • Offshore pipelaying experience is desirable
  • Sound communication skills
  • Excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work for self and direct reports
  • Ability to communicate at all levels within the organization
  • A demonstrable commitment to HSE and Quality
  • Shall be self-motivated and have well developed interpersonal skills
  • A willingness to travel on short assignments overseas
  • Can work to deadlines set by management
  • Commitment to Continuing Professional Development.