Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Lead Engineer (offshore)
Published on: 01/27/22

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking to hire Lead Engineer( offshore) for one of its client who is a reputed offshore EPC and marine engineering company.

Location: Dubai

Multi discipline design lead engineer for offshore oil & gas (fixed and floating structures) and renewable windfarm projects. 


ü Execution of multi discipline design (FEED and Detail Engineering) for EPC scope of work.

ü Act as engineering manager in offshore EPC projects.

ü Should have background in offshore structural engineering

ü Prepare and review engineering studies, design drawings and documents.

ü Prepare materials / equipment technical specifications.

ü Prepare engineering execution plan for offshore projects.

ü Plan multidiscipline engineering deliverables / activities.

ü Support and assist with proposals, including EPC bidding.

ü Integrate Contractor’s engineering team in detail design work.

ü Define and manage the scope of work for engineering consultant companies.

ü Experience with procurement process and integration of vendor information in design documents.

ü Manage the design team, procurement engineer and coordinate with commercial estimator to work out optimized technical solution and cost.

ü Define and manage the scope of work for EPC contractor engineering team

ü Perform constructability review during design phase. 

ü Manage changes from clients /vendors and engineering company.

üReview contracts and define Scope of work.


ü Master of Science Degree in related engineering discipline.

ü Minimum of 15 Years’ Experience in offshore Industry.

ü   In-depth knowledge of offshore engineering design for fixed and floating structures.

ü   Strong background in offshore structural engineering

ü   In depth knowledge of applicable rules and regulations including technical safety requirements.

ü Experience in engineering consultant companies to lead FEED and Detail Engineering

ü Experience as engineering manager in offshore EPC contractors organizations.

ü Experience in North Sea oil and gas offshore and wind farm projects.

ü Experience in FPSO topside projects. 

ü Strong background with resolution of technical issues during project planning and execution phases.

ü Project management skills.

ü   Contract management skills.

ü   Excellent communication skills.

 ü Highly motivated team player