Job descriptionRESPONSIBILITIES (=) AND MAIN TASKS (+)
= To define hydrodynamic loads acting on floating systems and derive their effects. To analyze,
size and specify the anchoring system components and subsea / floating hoses configuration, in a
way that ensures the safe, timely, efficient and profitable delivery of high quality engineering that
meets the Company's requirements.
= To perform conceptual and / or detail engineering studies related to anchoring system
= To perform conceptual and / or detail engineering studies related to subsea and floating hose
configurations and their associated ancillary equipments based on instructions specified by the
Proposal or Project teams.
= Provide technical support, lead and give directions to groups of engineers and technicians on
Hydrodynamic & Subsea issues.
= Provide technical support to After Sales on mooring; floating and subsea hoses topics.
= To keep abreast of Certification Authorities (ABS, DNV, LRS, BV,…) requirements and code
evolution that relates to Mooring & Subsea systems.
+ To assess hydrostatic stability of CMS products.
+ To write un-bonded and bonded flexible pipe specifications.
+ To assess global dynamic response (including motions in waves) of CMS products.
+ To perform simple supporting calculations to demonstrate the adequacy of engineering solutions.
+ To develop simple spreadsheet for routine calculations.
+ To manage dynamic riser system optimization and analysis.
+ To collect, analyze and interpret project data, including (but not limited to) oceanographic and
metocean data, design codes and standards.
+ To perform advanced numerical analysis using specialized software packages in use within the
Company, and to report them.
+ To specify hydrodynamic numerical analyses subcontracted to external Consultants or other
SBM Operating Units, and to follow-up their execution.
+ To co-ordinate the work carried out by the designer under his responsibility for specific tasks.
+ To prepare design load reports and anchor leg length calculation reports.
+ To calculate and report hydrodynamic loading on flexible pipe systems from FEA software -
+ To prepare technical specifications of anchoring system components (chain, steel wire ropes,
synthetic ropes, anchor leg accessories).
+ To execute availability analyses of CMS Offshore Terminals
+ To follow all relevant Corporate Engineering Standards, Procedures and Work Instructions.
+ To identify and write Technical Notes for the routine aspects of the work.
+ To follow all applicable and relevant legislations, standards and codes and to ensure awareness
of their latest revision.
+ To act as Discipline Lead and Engineer or Engineering Project Manager (e.g. within the context
of Engineering Studies) when required.
+ To check, review and/or approve internal drawings, specifications and calculation notes.+ To assist in the technical evaluation of bids and technical proposal submitted by contractors and
suppliers of anchoring system components.
+ To visit supplier's workshops, shipyards and offshore installations to assess and report on
fabrication, installation and in-service conditions of Anchoring systems.
+ To answer queries arising from clients, contractors or internal Company departments on
Anchoring aspects of the Company's systems.
+ To prepare formal responses using CRS or TRS to detailed comments from clients and
classification societies on drawings, specifications and calculation notes.
+ To attend and contribute to internal Company/department/project meetings when required.
+ To investigate and report on failures or underperformance on the Company's products.
+ To keep abreast of the latest development of specialized software packages.
+ To attend training courses, seminars etc. when required.
+ To be an expert in anchoring / risers technology including (but not limited to): metocean data
analysis, global analysis of dynamic response, design, selection of materials, fabrication and
testing, and to keep abreast of latest development in this technology.
+ To be knowledgeable in oil and gas production processes and CMS ProductsKey technical skills required for the position:
- Knowledge of Ariane and Orcaflex software
- Knowledge of off-shore product/systems is a plus, and good spoken and written English is required.