17 Feb 2022 kl: 00:00

Subsea 7 - Stavanger

Stavanger Projektingenjör

Pipeline Design Engineers

We are Subsea 7, a world-leading seabed-to-surface contractor in the oil, gas and renewable industry. We are collaborative, curious and always open to learn. Our people bring new perspectives and smart technology to some of the most challenging and inspiring energy projects around the world.

Diversity makes us smarter. You will be surrounded by a diverse, international community of experts, who bring different skills and ideas that help us challenge the status quo and inspire innovation.

Proactive participation in the Energy Transition is at the heart of Subsea 7’s evolution. By joining Subsea 7, you become part of a team of people leading the way – shaping the subsea future.

Pipeline Design Engineers

We are currently seeking Subsea Pipeline Design Engineers to join the Pipeline Design Discipline in Stavanger, Norway. The Subsea Pipeline Design Engineer’s primary function will be the day-to-day provision of subsea pipeline design support to Subsea 7 projects.

  • Advanced non-linear FE analysis relating to thermal management of single pipe and pipe-in-pipe.
  • State of the art methods for applying structural reliability in connection with over trawling analysis.
  • Use of full fatigue analysis for long pipeline free spans in areas with ice berg scarring.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide pipeline technology input to Conceptual and Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) studies
  • Perform pipeline design & analysis activities in all phases of our developments ranging from tender level engineering to detailed design including, but not limited to:
    • Pipeline route and field layout
    • Pipeline mechanical design
    • Pipeline free span and on-bottom roughness analysis
    • In-place design of rigid and flexible pipelines
    • In-place design of pipe-in-pipe and bundle solutions
    • Trawling impact and pull-over analysis
    • Pipeline pull-in and installation analysis
    • Design and analysis of tie-in and expansion spools
    • Design and analysis of pipeline components
  • Participation in pipeline technology development projects
  • Coordination of multi-disciplinary tasks and projects with e.g. welding, material, structural, hydrodynamic or geotechnical disciplines
  • Follow-up design and analysis scopes as mentioned above for internal project teams, subcontractors and fabricators


  • Bachelor or Master degree in relevant engineering discipline (Mechanical, Civil, Structural, Marine, Offshore, Nava architecture)
  • Minimum 5 years relevant work experience preferred
  • Experience from execution projects including engineering of subsea pipeline systems
  • Good general knowledge within structural and/or mechanical design & hydrodynamics
  • Knowledge and experience using any of the software Abaqus, Ansys, OrcaFlex, Matlab, Mathcad, is an advantage
  • Programming and scripting skills (Python) is an advantage
  • Overview and understanding of applicable design codes, industry standards and legislative requirements

Personal skills:

  • Well organized and highly developed systematic working methods
  • Good communication and networking skills
  • Proactive and motivated
  • High integrity
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Understanding of client’s needs and ability to suggest and apply “fit for purpose” solutions

We offer:

  • A very good working environment and collaboration culture
  • Challenging and exciting workdays
  • Personal development and career opportunities
  • Competitive terms including an attractive insurance policies and pension schemes
  • Sports clubs and social- and recreational activities for both you and your family

The position is based in Stavanger.

For queries regarding the position, please contact: Discipline Manager Adam Zborowski, e-mail adam.zborowski@subsea7.com – phone no. +47 51 72 61 64

Position Pipeline Design Engineers

Vacancy ref 79896

Based in Stavanger

Business area Subsea & Conventional

Working hours 37.5 hours per week

Contract type Staff

Closing date 27/03/2022