• Reviews and interprets technical requirements and independently creates Topside Hydraulic Equipment ( e.g. HPU ) designs and procedures.
  • Technical focal point for the 3rd party supplied Hydraulic equipment.
  • Provides technical product support and guidance through project life cycle from tender phase through design, manufacture, assembly, test and installation.


Reports To: Product Engineering Manager/Group Leader


  • BS or MS in Engineering.
  • Generally, 10 years of relevant industry experience. 
  • Sound discipline knowledge of Hydraulic Systems, and pressure safety requirements.
  • Knowledge of HPU design including the related Electrical/Instrumentation. Able to perform the calculation related to sizing the HPU and its subcomponents. Prior experience in designing Hydraulic Power Units for subsea application will be preferred
  • Knowledge of the relevant industry standards including the requirements related to the equipment designs for various area classifications.
  • Detailed knowledge of Topside controls equipment for Subsea and general awareness of overall Subsea Production Systems.
  • Sound understanding of Engineering practices, design methods & calculations.
  • Ability to read, interpret & prepare applicable technical information & suggest design or process changes to ensure functional and cost effective results.
  • Must have the drive and initiative to independently communicate, gather information and make sound engineering decisions.
  • Demonstrated effective presentation skills and ability to control and drive meetings or discussions.
  • General understanding of economic factors (cost, profit, impact of decisions) affecting assignment area.
  • Shows evidence of good organization and some project planning skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to guide and mentor others and demonstrate some degree of leadership ability.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English. Strong in both verbal and written technical communication.
  • Good PC skills (word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software).


  • Review and interpret customer technical specifications and industry codes.
  • Analyze, create and review product design packages from concept phase through to final assembly.
  • Develop and review engineering documents, including specifications, drawings, MEL (Master Equipment List), DBI (Data Base Information), ECN (Engineering Change Notice), design documents and procedures.
  • Facilitate design reviews.
  • Check the work of drafters, designers and other engineers.
  • Interface with Vendors and function as technical focal point for the assigned scope.
  • Provide technical support to equipment manufacturing, fabrication, assembly, test and installation activities.
  • Investigate non-conformances and provide technical disposition. Identify root cause of any technical problems and propose solutions to ensure corrective and preventive actions are implemented.
  • Effectively guide and mentors others.
  • Actively participate in department discussions relating to technical issues, lessons learnt, organizational development etc.
  • Actively participate in planning and scheduling of assigned projects.
  • Provide engineering support to tender activities.
  • Responsible for quality and on-time-delivery of assigned tasks.
  • Ensure good personal time management and weekly time entry into SAP system.
  • Provide input to and support improvements to processes or work instructions.
  • Ensures that assignments conform to Engineering processes, guidelines and specifications.
  • Understand and comply with HSE & Quality policies.
  • Visibly show commitment to HSE & Quality through participation in safety and quality initiatives.
  • Actively increases industry knowledge and awareness of new technologies through establishing contacts within the global organization and through wider industry publications, forums etc.


  • Priority will be given to the local candidates.