Structural Engineer

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Full Time
  • Qatar
  • Post Date: March 5, 2024
Job Description

Key Roles & Responsibilities

  • Prepare / review design analyses, calculations and procedures for structural in-service & pre-service engineering analyses deliverables such as: in-place, transportation, lifting, load-out, sea fastening/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.
  • Prepare Discipline engineering design basis, philosophies, and technical specifications.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Provide technical support to all fabrication queries, including identifying defect / rectification requirement.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Fully conversant with AutoCAD.
  • Familiar with engineering software tools in addition to SACS, Staad Pro, USFOS, ANSYS, etc.
  • Perform other job-related duties.


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

  • Business Fluent in English – both written and spoken
  • Arabic a plus

Market/Industry/Functional Knowledge

  • Knowledge of mechanical, structural, 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 skills