SOCAR-Petrofac Caspian is looking for a Project Engineer, Pipelines


Position title:  Project Engineer, Pipelines      

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Managing the installation engineering and procedure development to assure timely delivery of approved procedures for mobilisation and execution of the works
  • Manage in the delivery and optimization of the installation analysis for deep-water flowline construction including pipelay static/dynamic analysis and ECA
  • Support in the HIRA/HAZID process and delivery of appropriate risk mitigations through the development of appropriate installation methods
  • Support in the reactivation of the pipelay barge including testing of Field Joint Coating, DEH spread, tensioners, A&R winch and other key barge operational equipment
  • Managing key interfaces with the Engineering Team, Contractor, Vendors and Suppliers
  • Supporting the offshore installation and testing of the offshore pipeline installation
  • Supporting the pre-commissioning and survey scopes for the offshore pipelines
  • Managing the integrity of the offshore pipeline during construction activities
  • Supporting the management and tracking of the execution costs including the assessment of contractor variations, invoices and deliverables
  • Supporting other team members to deliver their areas of responsibility, support to general management of the installation contractor, sub-contractors and vendors


  • Engineering degree and professional status accreditation with a recognised institution

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of 10 years’ offshore pipeline engineering and construction experience
  • Direct offshore experience of managing anchored pipe-lay barge operations
  • Proven capability of contractor management
  • Experience in practical application of finite element analysis software, such as FS2000 / Ansys / Abaqus.
  • Detailed knowledge of industrial standards and ETP’s including ASME31.3, DNV-OS-F101 and PD8010:2
  • Preferably experience with direct electrical heating cable (DEH) installation from an anchored pipelay barge

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position title “Project Engineer, Pipelines” in the subject line of your email.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.