Naval Architect

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Structural Engineering

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  • Contact:

    Steven Waters

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Job Title: Naval Architect

Job purpose:
To provide marine expert support for multi-discipline offshore oil development studies.
Reporting lines and interactions:
Hierarchically reports to: Naval Architect Skills Group Manager, Business Unit Director
Directly supervises: N/A
Key interactions (internally, externally):
* Other discipline groups including process, subsea, safety and environmental
* Clients
Typical background, qualifications and experience required:
Must have:
* Relevant Engineering degree or equivalent.
* 10 to 15 years' experience, chartered engineer
* Good general knowledge of the various offshore floating structures type and their performance

* Knowledge of mooring and motions analysis and model testing
* Deepwater moorings experience preferable
* General structural design knowledge
* Knowledge of offshore installation techniques

Main accountabilities:
* Roll will involve supporting concept field development studies
Required Competencies:
The job holder must have proven:
* Good computer literacy with particular competence in MS office software.
* Full command of English language written and spoken

Summary - Behavioural:
* Displays Personal Effectiveness: Building Relationships
* Displays Personal Effectiveness
* Delivers Results
* Analyse and Solve Problems
* Communicates and persuades
* Manage Knowledge and information
Summary - Functional

Demonstrates the following technical competencies:
* Oil and Gas industry background
* Knowledge of floating offshore structures design
* Knowledge of mooring system design
* Knowledge of motions analysis techniques
* Knowledge of model testing techniques
* Ability to assess key uncertainties impacting offshore field developments
* Ability to prepare design basis and functional specifications