International Company is Looking for a Resident Installation Engineering Manager


Work Location: Base Office (30 km away from the city centre)

Position Schedule: 1 year (renewable)

Education: Degree in Naval Architecture, Mechanical, Structural Engineering


  • 10-15 years of experience in Installation, Project, Offshore Methods Engineer positions within oil and gas Offshore Engineering and Construction industry, in particular – jacket installation, pipe lay, umbilical cable lay, subsea installation, heavy lifts;

Skills and Competences:

  • Knowledge of Discipline engineering design criteria, methods and workflows from conceptual phase up to site engineering phase. Capability to define the technical documents set based on Project quantities and scope of work;
  • Capability to manage all the interdisciplinary reviews needed to define and optimize the concerned engineering system;
  • Knowledge of main international discipline standards, codes and regulations. Capability to analyse dedicated Project requirements in terms of local standards and codes and to identify proper implementation actions;
  • Strong knowledge of project management techniques;
  • Capability to perform technical evaluation of vendor bids with reference to Discipline items, bulk material and subcontracted work packages, according to Corporate standards and procedures;
  • General knowledge of the process of preparing, evaluating, negotiating and proposing contractual documentation concerning partners, suppliers and customers;
  • Capability to monitor and control the engineering progress and schedule;
  • Definition, knowledge, understanding and application of HSE procedures and Project requirements for all project phases;
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills;
  • Strong managerial skills.

Languages: Azerbaijani (fluent); English (fluent)


  • Manage, supervise Sealine and Subsea project process/engineering activities related to Sealine system design, deep-water subsea-umbilical- riser-flowline system design, installation methods and procedures; Platform/pipeline installation and installation Aids according to contract requirements and project objectives;
  • Ensure time cost quality project objectives are met, through direct coordination and management of project engineering team and close coordination with the relevant engineering product line central function;
  • Cooperate and support project managers/directors in defining, monitoring and updating project execution plans promoting an active interaction with project team key;
  • Define project engineering organisation charts, staffing the roles with engineering Head of Department;
  • Ensure review of contractual documents engineering related interfacing with other project function;
  • Ensure correct consideration and application of technological requirements in all project phases up to the handing over of the plant to the Client;
  • Ensure skills, know-how and methods for the relevant technologies are developed and available and that an appropriate plan for training is in place;
  • Participate in defining the overall project planning and scheduling, directly supervising the finalization of engineering plans and schedule, including the architecture of detail engineering outsourcing;
  • Promote and participate to the induction of the engineering team to contract/project requirements;
  • Participate to Risk management and other interfunctional reviews for the engineering concerns;
  • Coordinate execution of multidisciplinary engineering activities, and manage activities assigned to external company Engineering Centres and/or other Engineering Companies involved in the project;
  • Ensure effective interdisciplinary coordination verifying adequacy and consistency of design solutions;
  • Take necessary technical decisions in case of unresolved conflicts between disciplines, ensuring that the engineering team properly interfaces with other project team members;
  • Ensure that adopted technical solutions are in line with project cost and time schedule objectives, taking appropriate action to avoid, absorb or minimize deviations;
  • Supervise issue of engineering deliverables approving key multidisciplinary documents of own competence;
  • Support Project Manager in relations with Client and/or Licensors regarding process and specialist engineering problems;
  • Promote and attends to design, safety, 3D model reviews supervising the follow-up of the outcomes;
  • Participate to contract management giving technical support to PM for variations requests and change orders;
  • Consolidate engineering hours and material budgets based on discipline departments budgets and control it during the course of the project alerting Project Management in case of variation and suggest mitigation measures;
  • Ensure freezing of project engineering documents and engineering close out in accordance with project schedule;
  • Ensure carrying out of all engineering activities that support material/construction procurement process services;
  • Ensure availability of Commissioning/Start-up Plans with the Operating Manuals and Mechanical Manuals;
  • Ensure that lessons learned for engineering are clearly identified, granting the monitoring of plant performances to capitalize experiences identifying area of improvement in close coordination with the relevant product line central functions.

Applications to be submitted to [email protected] indicating position title in the subject line.