Pipeline Engineer

Location: Malaysia
Job type: Contract
Contact name: Stephen Buxton

Contact email: stephen@aurora-talent.com
Job ref: 33262
Published: 17 days ago
Startdate: 13/09/2022

Job Title: Pipeline Engineer - Offshore / Subsea Pipeline Engineering

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Engineering degree qualified – preferably Pipeline / Mechanical / Civil Engineering

  • A minimum of 3years experience in offshore / subsea pipeline engineering (FEED / detailed design) in the oil and gas industry and should have executed 2 pipeline projects according to LRFD design (DNV-OS) as pipeline engineer

  • Experience or technical knowledge in HPHT global buckling and walking design and deep water

    pipeline engineering

  • Hands-on experience in pipeline design software DNV-OS-F-101 spreadsheet, AGA, Stablelines, Offpipe/ Orcaflex, Sage profile, Autopipe, Fatfree

    and Abaqus / Ansys, and Mathcad and Excel

  • Experience in pipeline design pipeline design basis, wall thickness design, on-bottom stability design, coating selection, cathodic protection design, global buckling and walking analysis, free span

    and on-bottom roughness analysis, crossing design, shore approach design, riser & expansion spool design and installation analysis

  • Exposure to clad and piggy back

    / bundle pipelines, and onshore pipelines (preferable)

  • Experience in reviewing pipeline field layout, approaches, alignment, riser / spool GA, and other pipeline drawings


  • Experience in subsea structure design – PLET, ILTA etc, and proven experience in structure design tools- ANASYS / SACS (preferable)

  • Experience in pipeline installation engineering, procurement support and installation supervision (preferable)

  • Familiar with pipeline design codes – ASME, API, DNV, ISO etc.

  • Familiar with project management activities and experience of working in a consultancy environment

Required Competencies:

The job holder must have proven:

  • Strong technical and problem solving


  • High degree of initiative and motivation combined with ability to work as part of a team.

  • Excellent communication skills (written, oral and presentation)

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to develop good client relationship (preferable)

Main accountabilities:

  • Understand the technical data and discipline work instructions

  • Identify personnel development path and training needs

  • Assist with annual appraisals as per company’s annual Human Resource policy.

  • Follow project management instructions to ensure completion of project is in accordance with project requirements, relevant laws, regulations

    and codes.

  • Reviews job scope and provides estimates, where necessary for activity completion.

  • Prepares detailed schedules for applicable engineering activities.

  • Reviews and checks applicable project specifications.

  • Develops and analyses engineering solutions to specific job requirements.

  • Prepares and checks equipment/material specifications / data sheets.

  • Prepares and checks calculations, where necessary.

  • Provides technical bid evaluations input.

  • Liaises with other disciplines for applicable engineering interfaces.

  • Reviews and approves all relevant data.

  • Participates in engineering co-ordination / progress meetings, and ensures corrective actions are taken when necessary.

  • Participates in safety and design review meeting, where necessary.

  • Additional information:

  • Resolves any inter-discipline problems associated with the project involved

  • Understate project allocated resources, ensuring compliance to budget and schedule

  • Must be able to liaise with other project personnel of various cultures