Lead Design Engineer - Pipeline


About this role: Lead Design Engineer - Pipeline

Our Client, one of the largest PMC is currently recruiting for Lead Design Engineer - Pipeline for their long-term PMC Contract under the major projects based in Kuwait. Candidates with PMC experience in oil and gas projects / EPC / consulting organization, with a good knowledge of international codes and standards, can apply for these roles.

Primary Objective:

  • Initiate and oversee specific design tasks performed by engineers related to offshore and onshore pipelines;
  • To ensure design integrity whilst leading pipeline engineering on specific projects.

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Ideal candidate should have a sound experience in Conceptual, FEED, Detailed Engineering and Procurement of pipelines system encompassing following engineering tasks;
  • Ensure that design is fully compliant with Project Specification and Client, International and Local Standards;
  • Pipeline route selection, to optimise costs of new pipelines;
  • Pipeline stability analysis, expansion calculations, free spans analysis, pipeline fatigue analysis, cathodic protection design;
  • Pipeline hydraulic analysis, pipeline sizing calculations;
  • Riser and Tie-in spools flexibility analysis;
  • Cost estimating for pipelines and facilities;
  • Pipeline Materials Specification, MTOs and Requisitions;
  • Pipeline installation engineering experience is an advantage;
  • Quality Assurance – Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance system relevant to company;
  • Safety – Responsible for personal safety safe working practices.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Experience in performing design and design appraisal;
  • Experience for Industry standard codes and analysis softwares;
  • Proven track record of working within project teams. Experience gained in a PMC environment would be advantageous;
  • Proven ability to work with a minimal supervision;
  • Ability and willingness to meet agreed deadlines;
  • Some experience of and willingness to complete ‘inside of fence’ piping design would be an advantage.


Mandatory Requirements:

  • B.Sc. Engineering Degree;
  • Minimum of 15 years total post graduation experience;
  • Minimum of 10 years oil & gas post graduation experience in Conceptual, FEED, Detailed design and Construction engineering;
  • Minimum 5 years in related designation (as a Lead Engineer).

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  • Motivation Letter (optional)
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Wasim Hassan is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

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Wasim Hassan
Brunel Energy Kuwait