Senior Geotechnical Engineer
WorleyParsons Group - Houston, TX

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Job Description
: Company Overview: INTECSEA is a global company within the WorleyParsons Group and offers all the Group’s capabilities for floating systems, offshore pipelines and subsea production systems. Combined with WorleyParsons Group, we offer clients complete project expertise from subsea wellhead through onshore processing and distribution. For over 25 years, INTECSEA has provided frontier technology leadership for the energy industry’s most challenging offshore field development and pipeline projects.

Position Summary: Successful candidate performs and leads a variety of marine geotechnical engineering tasks. Tasks may consist of reviewing, scoping and specifying marine geotechnical investigation programs, performing detailed design of marine foundations (mudmat, pile or caisson), writing technical reports and calculations, participating in offshore field investigations, presenting results of investigations or engineering design to project groups. *
  • Capable of directing team of engineers and specialists. *
  • Has several specialty areas of expertise that allows leadership in technical brainstorming meetings. *
  • Works with Client to plan overall approach to work. *
  • Capable of serving as Project Manager and is entrusted to occasionally act on behalf of Client.
Typical Responsibilities: *
  • Support engineering analysis for pipelines and subsea structures. *
  • Review interpretation of geotechnical data. *
  • Analysis and design of foundations for subsea structures (mudmat, suction caisson, pile). *
  • Analysis of pipe-soil interaction. *
  • Slope stability analysis. *
  • Preparation of Scope of Work and Specification for geotechnical investigation. *
  • Client representative during the field investigation phase of a project. *
  • Preparation of soil laboratory test assignments.

Technical Requirements: *
  • Working knowledge of APile, LPile, gINT, Plaxis 2D and Plaxis 3D Foundation or other FEM package, AutoCAD, Global Mapper. *
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, *
  • Prepare strategies and specifications and update existing specifications to suit project requirements.
Desired Skills & Experience: *
  • Strong organizational skills, self-starter, and good communicator in a team environment. *
  • In-depth understanding of engineering fundamentals *
  • Prior industry background in geotechnical engineering, pipelines, oil and gas exploration, and/or surveying will be an asset. *
  • Familiar with basic and advanced laboratory testing of marine soils. *
  • Familiar with industry codes, standards, regulations, and recommended practices related to subsea and offshore pipelines.
Education & Experience: *
  • M.Sc. or B.Sc. in geotechnical engineering. *
  • Minimum 5+ years working experience in marine geotechnical engineering (site investigations, design of foundations for platforms and subsea structures). *
  • Experience in onshore geotechnical engineering (site investigation, design of deep and shallow foundations, retaining walls and micro tunneling)
QHSE Requirements: *
  • Learns & ensures compliance with the INTECSEA EMS, including preparing of project specific procedures and in accordance with HSE Guideline for INTECSEA Personnel.

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WorleyParsons Corporation puts its energy into energy and chemical plants. The US subsidiary of WorleyParsons Limited, the company is a top...