Senior Structural Design Engineer (Drilling and Risers)

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    Aberdeen, Scotland

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, pension & other benefits

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    Richard Dobell

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    over 2 years ago

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Senior Structural Design Engineer (Drilling and Risers)

Within the Drilling and Risers Group of a large Oil and Gas Consulting Engineering business is new Structural Design and Analysis role created by a large increase in workload.

Working on all aspects of offshore Rigs and drilling structures they are seeking a highly motivated and technical Structural Design Engineer with strong design and analysis experience. Using software and analytical tools such as FLEXCOM, SESAM, ABAQU, Abaqus, Shear7 and USFOS.

Typical Design and Analysis projects include

  • Conductor strength and stability.
  • Wave fatigue.
  • VIV fatigue.
  • Derivation of latched envelopes.
  • Axial load history analysis.
  • Axial capacity assessment.
  • Processing of monitoring data.
  • Fishing gear snag load analysis.
  • Clamp design.

Due to considerable project wins and large framework agreements there is tremendous scope to work on a variety of Oil and Gas offshore projects and have the potential to support the Renewable Energy team.

There is also a market leading salary and package together with a clear route to progress your career.

This is a market leading international Oil and Gas Consulting Engineering business, that prides itself in delivering highly technical and complex design and analysis projects for its clients. They actively support and promote personal development and flexible working.