Job Overview :
Detailed knowledge of design techniques and analysis methods, and detailed knowledge of the theory, content and application of standards, codes and guidelines as applicable for offshore.
Knowledgeable in project coordination and execution skills. Recognized across the company as a key lead, highly innovative designer, or highly skilled analyst.
Key Responsibilities / Accountabilities :
Perform conceptual, FEED, and detailed analyses and design as per design basis, project specifications, design codes and standards.
Develop creative and innovative solutions that are reliable and cost-effective for problems and challenges when they arise.
Apply expertise to the most complex problems.
Clearly communicate and explain highly complex ideas and anticipate potential objections; influencing outcomes.
Become fully familiar with the project scope of work, specifications, schedule and all inter-discipline requirements; including identifying concerns as early as practicable and taking appropriate initiatives to address the issues.
Interpret contractual requirements as they relate to engineering execution.
Identify changes to scope and promptly raise change notifications, including providing any necessary supporting documentation and estimates.
Provide similar support for Variation Orders,
Interface with other departments to obtain input for Discipline designs and drawings.
Maintain close coordination with other engineering disciplines, Planning, Fabrication, Marine, and Project Managements Team, as required.
Document substantive communications (communications that result in significant decisions or assignment of actions) and forward copies to the Discipline Lead Engineer and Discipline Manager.
Prepare estimates for bid proposals, including technical query reviews, execution statements and manhour estimates, identifying software requirements and any other project-specific requirements.
Raise technical queries to obtain missing information, clarify work scope, and to maintain preferred McDermott procedures, specifications, standards, practices and operational requirements.
Prepare, review and (as Lead Engineer) approve Discipline engineering design basis, philosophies, and technical specifications.
Participate in finalizing deliverables lists and deliverables, ensuring compliance with specifications and functional integrity.
Review the project schedule and fabrication schedule in relation to construction sequence, milestones, and engineering scope.
Attend project kickoff and review meetings, vendor meetings, engineering meetings and offshore site surveys, as required.
Provide technical direction and review of Designers producing products related to Electrical Engineering.
Prepare, review, and (as Lead Engineer) approve design reports and procedures.
Assist in providing necessary design inputs to other disciplines to enable them in proceeding with their deliverables.
Assist procurement personnel in procuring Discipline equipment, materials and services; ensuring that work produced complies with Customer objectives and procedures.
Procurement assistance includes preparing, reviewing, and (as Lead Engineer) approving requisitions, evaluation technical quotations and preparing queries, compiling bid tabulations and recommendations, preparing purchase requisitions, and coordinating with Procurement to expedite vendor documents, as directed by Discipline Lead Engineer.
Assist in updating weight report based on receipt of vendor information.
Provide technical support to fabrication queries, including identifying defect / rectification requirements.
Keep the Discipline Manager and Project Management Team apprised of all activities and concerns, technical, budgetary and manpower related.
Assist in providing inputs for actual, planning and forecasting progress reports including associated productivity.
Check final subcontractor and vendor data manuals to ensure that all requested data has been received and approved.
Present issues and problems to Customers in a timely manner and assist Lead Engineer in negotiating a resolution in accordance with project and company requirements.
Perform (as required) Technical Quality Audit reviews in accordance with MDR Global Procedures.
Assist Lead Engineer with responses to Customer and other agencies (such as certifying authorities, auditors, third parties, etc.
on their review and approval.
Capture lessons learned and enter into MDR’s Lessons Learned system.
Capture Knowledge Objects and enter into MDR’s K.now system.
Provide leadership, mentoring and guidance to other Engineers.
Supervise and guide assigned engineers and coordinate with project Lead Designers for Discipline engineering and design deliverables.
Assign personnel to analysis and design tasks based on knowledge of individual strengths and capabilities.
Monitor costs of own work processes.
Evaluate the costs associated with products and solutions.
Assist in the maintenance of departmental technical guidelines and standard calculation notes.
Participate in the development and maintenance of Global Procedures, Software, and Standards.
Incorporate approved Lessons Learned into MDR Level 2 & 3 engineering procedures, as applicable.
May participate in standards development committees or task groups such as API.
Recognized as having good communication and presentations skills (e.g., published technical papers are clearly written, actively participates in conferences and / or seminars, and / or is a capable presenter of design solutions or topics at lunch and learns ; etc.)
Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering
Master Degree is Preferred)
12+ years in oil and gas with major contractor or consultant predominantly performing detail design of offshore facilities.
Company Overview :
McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry.
For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions from the wellhead to the storage tank to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.