Senior Structural Engineer

2H Offshore
Woking, GU22
Jan 10, 2022
Jan 20, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Job Description
2H Offshore, part of Acteon Group, is a leading independent international consultancy at the forefront of offshore and subsea engineering. We specialise in three main areas:
  • Fixed & floating wind, wave & tidal structures
  • Minimum facility platforms & subsea structures
  • Subsea risers, umbilicals, cables and conductors

A Senior Structural Engineer with particular experience in Offshore Structural Engineering is wanted to join the team based in Woking or Aberdeen to lead, further develop and undertake engineering and design activities for our Renewables and Oil and Gas offshore structures and ancillaries business.
Our work involves the system design, structural and dynamic analysis, construction, installation management and integrity management of these structures for the offshore Renewables and Oil and Gas industries.
As a full time, permanent Senior Structural Engineer, you will take responsibility for performing and supervising the design and analysis of offshore structures considering construction, installation and in-service loading. You will be expected to use appropriate tools and to design, size, and verify the performance of structures and components. You will work both independently and within a multi-discipline team to solve engineering problems and to deliver quality in your engineering and reporting. Your role will include communication of the design solutions towards clients, third-party suppliers and contractors and mentoring team members by actively sharing your expertise and experience.
To meet the requirements for this role, you will need to demonstrate:
  • A minimum of 8 years' experience in structural design and analysis, preferably in the offshore O&G or Renewables industry
  • Degree level educated with a Bachelors or Masters degree in structural or civil engineering or similar field, with a 2.1 or above
  • Chartered status (or evidence of progression towards this)
  • Knowledge of material inspection, welding, NDT, coating and corrosion protection for subsea structures
  • Experience with structural analysis tools - preferably including SACS (including fatigue and pile-soil interaction modules)
  • Managing and resolving interfaces between engineering disciplines (for example Geotechnical, Facilities, Operations)
  • Experience of designing for the full life-cycle of an offshore structure including transportation, lifting, and in-service conditions - i.e. ULS, ALS, SLS, and FLS
  • Knowledge of offshore structural engineering codes such as API, DNVGL, ISO, or other international codes
  • Proficiency in writing technical reports and presentations

2H offers a vibrant and stimulating work environment where technical excellence, operational delivery, continuous improvement and teamwork are highly regarded. There is also plenty of opportunity for international travel (subject to COVID restrictions at the present time), career development and broadening your horizons into different areas of engineering within 2H's business. In addition, we offer a competitive salary, pension, private medical insurance, life insurance, flexible working arrangements, and support with professional membership fees.
Job Snapshot
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  • Job Type:Engineering
  • Date Posted:12/23/2021