Senior Pipeline Engineer

Job type: Contract
Contact name: Sabrina Iman

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Job ref: 34207
Published: 11 days ago

About the role

Our client is a national petroleum exploration and production company that strives to provide a sustainable petroleum supply. A new opportunity has risen, and our client is looking for a Senior Pipeline Engineer to be based in Kuala Lumpur on a 2-years direct-hire contract.

The Senior Pipeline Engineer is responsible for overseeing overall engineering and interface of onshore pipelines to fulfill the requirements of pre-qualifications, call for tenders & bid evaluations and recommendations to award (RTA). Supervise the Contractor to carry out the detailed engineering, line pipe procurement packages, pipeline coating/anode. Ensure constructability and pre-commission ability on each pipeline. Support interfaces with stakeholders and authority for smooth project execution. Provide trouble shooting solution to concerned parties. Manage pipeline related company provided materials. Promote safety in engineering design. Ensure work tasks executed in accordance with the project strategies, project specifications & procedures, SSHE requirements, and within timeframe while maintaining the highest work quality level.


Position: Senior Pipeline Engineer

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Employment Type: 2-years direct hire contract



  • Be a project focal point for onshore pipeline system design including pipeline engineering, supporting, constructability design and pre-commissioning. 
  • Prepare and fulfill the technical requirements of onshore pipelines system to the tendering process from project strategy, shortlist, evaluation until the award.
  • Support in preparation of CFT Package, performing technical bid clarification and prepare technical bid evaluation relating with line pipe procurement, coating procurement, and EPCC.
  • Oversees/Supervises EPCC Contractors to carry out the detailed engineering, equipment/ material specifications, procurement strategy, pipeline material packages, coating, transportation, and pipeline construction.
  • Responsible to ensure that all pipeline engineering works are completed in accordance with the applicable contract(s), specifications, design codes and standards. 
  • Interface with related discipline such as flow assurance, pipeline risk assessment, safety studies, ALARP, HAZID and HAZOP.


  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, in Mechanical/ Civil/ Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in onshore pipeline system design.
  • Experiences in reviewing pipeline engineering activities e.g., wall thickness design, cathodic protection, buoyancy control, end expansion, support design, tie-in design, and all relevant drawings etc.
  • Experienced in high H2S and high CO2 gas contents and involved in material qualification for both carbon steel.
  • Experience in high temperature insulated pipeline design
  • Effective computer skills in discipline-specific software e.g., MathCAD, PIPESIM, AutoPIPE, Finite element software, etc.
  • Familiar with pipeline calculation using spread sheets or other tools
  • Have extensive knowledge and familiar with different pipeline design codes e.g., ASME B31.8, ASME 31.4, ISO13623, API 1111, API 1104, and other international codes and standards applicable for Pipeline system design e.g., ISO, NACE, etc.
  • Experiences in interfacing with relevant authority e.g. DOSH, DOE.
  • Experiences in CFT development and Tendering execution of Offshore/Onshore pipeline interface, gas plant/petrochemical/refinery industry are advantage


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