Structural Engineer

Full Time
  • Qatar
  • Post Date: April 25, 2024
  • Apply Before: June 24, 2028
Job Description

Key Roles & Responsibilities

•    Prepare / review design analyses, calculations and procedures for structural in-service & pre-service engineering analyses deliverables such as: inplace, transportation, lifting, load-out, seafastening/tie-down, installation, vessel deck layout and modification, ROV platform erection, etc.
•    Be 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.
•    Interface with other departments to obtain input for Discipline designs and drawings.
•    Maintain close co-ordination with other disciplines / entities, such as; Project Management Team, Vessel, ROV, Survey, Offshore, Fabrication, Construction, etc.
•    Assist in preparation of estimates for bid proposals, including technical query reviews, execution statements and manhour estimates.
•    Raise technical queries to obtain missing information, clarify work scope, and to maintain preferred Company procedures, specifications, standards, practices and operational requirements.
•    Prepare Discipline engineering design basis, philosophies, and technical specifications, as required.
•    Participate in finalizing deliverables lists and deliverables, ensuring compliance with specifications and functional integrity.
•    Attend project review meetings, vendor meetings, engineering meetings and offshore site surveys, as required.
•    Assist procurement team in procuring Discipline equipment, materials and services; ensuring that work produced complies with Company objectives and procedures.
•    Review vendor and subcontractor submittals, checking for compliance with project specifications and providing comments as necessary.
•    Provide technical support to all fabrication queries, including identifying defect / rectification requirements.
•    Keep the Lead Engineer 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.
•    Assist Lead Engineer with responses to Company and other entities (such as certifying authorities, auditors, third parties, etc.) on their review and approval.
•    Act as a resource for colleagues with less experience on structural engineering.
•    Be aware of costs related to own work and of the discipline.
•    Prepare / review all detailed drawings ensuring technical correctness, professional presentation and that fabrication and installation requirements are satisfied.
•    Fully conversant with AutoCAD.
•    Familiar with engineering software tools in addition to SACS, StaadPro, USFOS, ANSYS, etc.
•    Perform other job-related duties as assigned.



Education & Professional Qualification

Bachelor’s Degree in civil or Structural Engineering

Professional Experience

•    10+ yrs in oil and gas with major EPC contractor or consultant.
•    Experience of working in a variety of projects and phases, including greenfield and brownfield, on and offshore, Pre-FEED through to EPC, with a focus on offshore upstream
•    Engineer Registration in the State of Qatar (highly recommended)
•    Proven core Structural Engineering skills, including design experience and preferably in the Oil & Gas sector.
•    Good knowledge of Diving, ROV & Survey operations

Geographic Experience

GCC or Europe Preferred

Computer Skills

Fully conversant with MS Office and  AutoCAD
Familiar with engineering software tools in addition to SACS, StaadPro, USFOS, ANSYS, etc..
Other Engineering software (Orcaflex, Sacs, Mose, Abaqus…) is a plus. Oracle applications

Language Skills

•    Busineess Fluent in English – both written and spoken is required
•    Arabic a plus

Market/Industry/Functional Knowledge

•    Knowledge of mechanical, stuctural, and SURF
•    Strong knowledge of related health, safety, security and environmental regulations
•    Good understanding of Quality Management Systems, such as ISO 9001
•    Mandatory to possess valid Qatar driving license to attend site visit as and when required
•    Understanding or project management practices


•    Pleasant personality
•    Good interpersonal and communication skill




Engineering & Construction