Project engineering manager


Paris, FR

Employment type:  Employee
Place of work:  Hybrid
Offshore/Onshore:  Offshore

TechnipFMC is committed to driving real change in the energy industry. Our ambition is to build a sustainable future through relentless innovation and global collaboration – and we want you to be part of it. You’ll be joining a culture that values curiosity, expertise, and ideas as well as diversity, inclusion, and authenticity. Bring your unique energy to our team of more than 20,000 people worldwide, and discover a rewarding, fulfilling, and varied career that you can take in anywhere you want to go.  

Job Purpose

The Subsea Project Engineering Manager is responsible to Lead a multi-disciplined Engineering team through execution of assigned Project, Tender or FEED study.

The overall purpose of the Subsea Project Engineering Manager is to:

  • Delivering a technical system solution to meet customer project requirements, whilst maximizing execution efficiency and cost effectiveness

  • Co-ordinating multi-discipline and multi-center Engineering teams

  • Pro-active engagement and effective negotiation with multiple internal and external stakeholders

  • Liaise directly with the customer on all key technical areas.

  • Understand and discuss key technical, schedule and commercial requirements, project risks, challenges and installation, commissioning and production operations.

  • Lead Front End studies as Study Manager

  • Identify and report technology needs and R&D opportunities

  • Support Sales and BD teams with technical advice.

Job Description

The responsibilities of the Subsea Project Engineering Manager include, but are not limited to:
Lead by example and demonstrate commitment to Safety and Quality through actively driving the correct behaviors (in line with Core Values)
Lead a multi-disciplined Engineering team through execution of assigned Project, Tender or Front end study
Deliver a technical system solution to meet customer project requirements, whilst maximizing execution efficiency and cost effectiveness. Drive innovative solutions to improve Project economics
Ensure compliance with design rules, procedures and project requirements
Create, Review and Approve Engineering deliverable documents
Ensure all technical interfaces (internal and external) are identified and successfully managed
Act as Technical focal point to the Customer for assigned Project, Tender or Front end study. Co-ordinate technical meetings with Customer, Suppliers and Contractors as required.
Ensure effective communication and collaboration across the Project team
Develop and align Project Engineering execution plans (Cost Time Resources, Document Register, Interface Register, Schedule etc.) and continuously monitor to ensure Engineering scope is delivered to plan
Identify any engineering resource gaps and collaborate with Project Manager and Discipline Engineering Managers to resolve.
Pro-actively address any Project non-conformances to ensure robust preventive actions are implemented and lessons learnt shared
Support development of Engineering team through effective coaching and mentoring
Ensure compliance to Engineering work processes (BPMS) and support continuous improvement of processes, in alignment with overall business goals
Prepare proposals and CTR’s for front end studies to be performed.
Have specialist knowledge and experience within a particular technology discipline (i.e. controls, pipelines, flow assurance, ) 
Ensure system responsibility at Front end stage and manage handover to execution teams.
On smaller studies (without dedicated Study manager) act as study manager and manage budget and schedule and reporting
Have good overall knowledge of the TechnipFMC technologies and products that can be included within a subsea system
Continuously keep updated regarding the latest subsea technology and industry developments aspects 

You are meant for this job if:

Must have:

  • More than 10 years of Technical experience, 8+ years in subsea

  • Good understanding of overall subsea systems

  • Detailed knowledge of several subsea products and/or installation engineering

  • Experience of leading an engineering team located in different locations

  • Be able to establish deadlines and manage priorities for self and others.

  • Negotiate technical solutions with client. 

Recommended formal education:

  • Technical degree 

Required personal skills:

  • Good communication skills in regional environments, both internally with peers/management and externally with clients.

  • Work in teams

  • Good knowledge of English language, both verbally and written

  • Ability to work within a global environment

Performs well in a fast paced atmosphere, and constantly changing schedules and priorities while balancing external influences from customers, peers and schedules.


Additional Skills

Being a global leader in the energy industry requires an inclusive and diverse environment. TechnipFMC promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion by ensuring equal opportunities to all ages, races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender expressions, disabilities, or all other pluralities. We celebrate who you are and what you bring. Every voice matters and we encourage you to add to our culture.

TechnipFMC respects the rights and dignity of those it works with and promotes adherence to internationally recognized human rights principles for those in its value chain.

Learn more about TechnipFMC and find other open positions by visiting our Career Page.

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Date posted:  May 21, 2024
Requisition number:  3895