Skip to main content

Sr. Process Data Engineer - F and E - Subsea Engineer

Chennai - RMZ Millenia
Close

Search again

Sr. Process Data Engineer - F and E - Subsea Engineer

< Back to search results

Reference ID 141880BR_EN Updated 29/06/2020 Employment Type Full Time Experience level Experienced Professionals
Country India City/State Chennai - RMZ Millenia Work Location Chennai - RMZ Millenia

The Role

Subsea Engineer to provide remote / virtual support for the Inspection, Repair and Maintenance of subsea equipment / assets and provide subsea technical input to associated topsides maintenance / reliability discussions / decisions.
To get involved in Inspection, Repair, Maintenance and related improvement activities with dedicated assets. Assure Integrity and Extended Asset Life, so engineer must ensure implementation of good practices related to Inspection, repair & maintenance through various remote supports. So that we can maintain the infrastructure of a production asset throughout its operating life. An inspection engineer working for an energy company keeps track of the condition of Subsea equipment’s & structures., They make sure all hardware functions properly and efficiently and complies with government codes and standards. Sub Sea engineers go over the data acquired from testing all the equipment and structures, determining the best course of action for maintenance routines and procedures. If equipment ends up being faulty or dangerous, the engineer advises an appropriate course of action
Perform Subsea Engineer role and other technical functions, with scope covering technical data and documents of the operating units, manufacturing sites, chemical plants, supply chain and distribution locations.
This role is expected to help in implementing the standard maintenance strategy for subsea equipment’s & Structures in various operating units across the globe.
Technical Support that enables the operating units, Sites to leverage the benefits of utilizing the Engineering Services, Technical support, maintenance strategy to the fullest extent.
Leadership in Group and FOD efforts to Standardize maintenance strategies, tools, benchmarks, standards and best practices. May also be assigned to lead an FOD assigned Sites, OUs or Project

In partnership with Process Managers and stakeholders, can demonstrate the advantages of structured and detailed Subsea equipment’s and structures within their appointed sites, plants and locations or OUs
  1. Remote Subsea Engineer is responsible for initial preparation of scopes of work for intervention programs and for update following Primary Subsea Engineer Review.
  2. Remote Subsea Engineer will support Primary Subsea Engineer in managing interface between the diving or ROV contractor and Asset when developing the detailed procedures, equipment lists, deck plans and any other relevant requirements.
  3. Remote Subsea Engineer drafts all scopes of work and conducts initial review of contractor procedures to ensure all subsea work is in full compliance with Shell’s Diving and ROV Subsea Safety Management System – Primary Subsea Engineer has accountability for sign off.
  4. Remote Subsea Engineer will provide 24/7 document and procedural review / update support to Primary Subsea Engineer when they are performing the role of Client Worksite Representative offshore.
  5. Remote Subsea Engineer will support Primary Subsea Engineer in reviewing cost estimates and associated schedules ensuring appropriate control over the project specific budgets and schedules by interfacing directly with the project cost control & planning engineers
  6. This role exposes the individual to stakeholders from different cultural backgrounds located across different time zones.
  7. The work comes in peaks and the person needs to be very good in prioritization and managing stakeholder expectations, resilient under pressure.
  8. Should be able to guide the team and steer them through the tough/demanding situations and contribute in terms of technical clarifications.
  9. Candidate must be aware of Value engineering concepts.
  10. Confidence to work in virtual environment and managing engagement across different levels of stakeholders, including senior management for day to day operations. Includes initiative to identify and help resolve business and technical issues within areas of responsibility.
  11. Sound understanding of business/process workflow and having mature mindset to deal and behave under tough/challenging situations.
  12. Strong proficiency in using English for both spoken and written communication, as well as using Office Communicator, Instant Messaging, Video Conferencing, Outlook, etc.
  13. Shift work following operating hours of the production sites, manufacturing sites, chemical plants, supply chain and distribution location.
  14. Resilient under pressure and able to work with people different culture and working style.
  15. Willing to travel to various operating units/sites across the globe as per requirements.
  16. A self-starter leader and reliable deliverer, with very good verbal and written skills in English, able to negotiate with people, and able to resist undue influence that might otherwise compromise integrity of data quality.

  • Minimum 5 + years of overall working experience in in Oil & Gas with experience in One or more than one of following areas: -
  • working in the subsea industry with good working knowledge of subsea construction, diving and ROV inspection, repairs and maintenance (IRM).
  • Must have credibility within Subsea Engineering community
  • Ability to manage challenging performance discussions with contractors


  • Design, maintenance, troubleshooting experience and Knowledge of Subsea equipment’s & structures

  • familiarity with: TEMA, ASME, API, ASTM and AISI codes ASTM D4228-05 Standard Practice




Desirables: -

Experience in Technical Data and Documents management including processes and tools. For example, experience in SAP PM & MM module implementation, skill in MS Office tools like Excel and Access etc.

Proficiency in working with AutoCAD etc., shall be an added advantage.

Experience in leading team/process/projects is highly desirable.

Knowledge of SAP PM/MM is preferable.

Effective communication skill and stakeholder management is a necessary skill for the job.

Knowledge of Lean CI methodology is an added value.

Able to multi-task, prioritize and ensure delivery of priorities as promised, work without close supervision, and work through others to deliver results.

Virtual working experience is highly desirable.

Professional Engineering certification is an added value.

Other key attributes of Subsea engineer:
  • Awareness of corrosion fundamentals such as properties of a coating, coating classification and modes of protection.
  • · Should be aware and able to Utilize non-destructive test instruments such as wet-film and dry-film thickness gauges and low and high voltage holiday detectors
    · Should be able to identify quality control issues, recognizing design and fabrication defects and coating failure modes
    · Should be able to Utilize Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and product technical data sheets
    · Should be able to demonstrate the purpose and content of Logbook and report documentation.

    Other Skills, Competence and Behavior: Detailed grasp of the context of use of technical data and documentation within technical data processes, Ability to deal effectively with complexity and detail. Demonstrated ability to lead your associate engineering analysts on your team or on data projets. Ability to prioritize and ensure delivery of priorities for the area of responsibility. Flexible and adaptable to change, with track record of demonstrating initiative, analytical capabilities and problem solving.

The aim of the Shell Business Operations, Chennai is to provide the Group with operational excellence through highlighting and utilizing process improvements and functional efficiencies as well as by leveraging economies of scale. Currently, the Chennai centre provides a wide range of finance, accounting and business services to Shell operating companies across several business sectors globally.

Set up in September 2007, the Chennai centre has grown rapidly and now , in its fourth year of operations , it has crossed the 1600 staff mark. The centre is located in the  RMZ Millennia Business Park, where the Shell campus is a LEED Platinum building with world class infrastructure. The business is expected to grow further over the next two years and infrastructural additions to support this have been planned.

The main focus in Chennai is on Finance Operations which supports delivery of the global Finance functional plan. There is also a ‘Downstream India’ - Customer Services Team that handles lubricant depot ordering within the country. The Shell Business Operations (SBO Team) manages the centre facilities and supports business partners’ operations on site. There is a strong focus at SBO on safety & well being of staff and on its three core values: Compliance, Intervention & Respect.

Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world.

The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorised Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.

Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Apply

Working in Chennai

Take a look at the map to see what's nearby.

Explore location

Sign up for job alerts

Do you want to find out about future opportunities at Shell? Simply sign up by providing your email address and search criteria in the boxes below and we will deliver job alerts straight to your inbox.

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Select a location from the list of options. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.