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Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

We are a collection of over 372,000 minds building the future, one day at a time. Together, we create technologies that take society further.

We're looking for people with the skills and vision to build a better tomorrow. Join our Gas and Power Division as a Principal Design Engineer and help us re-imagine the world by finding solutions and making the world a smarter place for tomorrow.

The position is based in our Manchester office, just south of the city center. We have lots of local transport and free parking if you're driving to work.

It's incredibly important that our people enjoy working here and therefore we take great pride in having a friendly, helpful and engaging culture. We also appreciate that development and training is important to many and that's why we have a supportive environment which invests in our employee's development, whether that's Chartership, training or mentoring.

Feel free to click here to see what it's like to work for us.

Change the future with us. The role:

  • \t Structural Engineering point of contact for the Siemens offshore team.

  • \t Lead Structural engineering designs associated with large-scale offshore wind projects.

  • \t Developing and delivering structural engineering solutions from conceptual, detailed engineering design, fabrication/construction, installation and commissioning.

  • \t Technical representative in structural engineering for all dealings with clients, consultants, subcontractors, vendors, and other organisations.

  • \t Review of the structural designer contractor's works, with special focus on the technical review of the produced documentations.

  • \t Technical interface and control between structural designer contractor and other design stakeholders to include Client and Fabricators.

  • \t Preparing/reviewing engineering specifications for designs of offshore steel structures, material, welding, fabrication and corrosion protection strategy.

  • \t Assess engineering documentations, feasibility and compliance with client requirements.

  • \t Review and approve design documentations from design supply chain related with offshore structures prior to be issued to the Client.

  • \t Ensure structural designs, equipment and construction practices are in accordance with current legislation, policies and operational requirements.

  • \t Provide technical support to the Project teams in engineering matters concerning not only the design, but the construction and operation stages from structural point of view.

  • \t Maintain an up-to-date technical knowledge of the structural engineering standards applicable to offshore substations from bodies such as DNV, API and ISO.

    What you need to make real what matters.

  • \t Degree qualified in Structural Engineering discipline.

  • \t Significant experience in offshore structural engineering projects; typically completed at least 3 offshore topside/foundation project designs. Offshore substation platform experience is advantages.

  • \t Significant experience and knowledge of design development and construction phases of offshore structures (topside and substructure).

  • \t Demonstrated ability to implement and apply the design of offshore wind structures to the requirement of DNVGL-ST-145.

  • \t Proven capability to implement and apply the fabrication/construction of offshore wind structures to the requirements of DNVGL-OS-C401 and EEMUA 158.

  • \t Ability to represent departments or project teams regarding engineering issues, decisions, standards or industry best practice. Deep knowledge of relevant industry codes and standards and applicable offshore regulations.

  • \t Proven ability to influence design decision and writing clear and concise reports and documents covering technical subjects.

  • \t Detailed knowledge of the different design scenarios (e.g. pre-service, in-place, sea transportation, heavy lift).

  • \t Detailed knowledge of main calculation procedures for primary steel definition.

  • \t Detailed knowledge regarding grouted connection design overall procedures.

  • \t First hand technical knowledge of complex structural simulation problems, including relevant experience with structural analysis and FEM.

  • \t Implemention of ALARP and CDM in a design.

  • \t Accomplished communication and interpersonal presentation skills.

  • \t Good standard of IT literacy - especially Word, Visio and Excel.

  • \t Good written, verbal, communication and interpersonal skills.

  • \t Manchester based with requirement to undertake short trips away from home as required.

  • \t Flexibility in working hours to meet the needs of the business.

    We've got quite a lot to offer. How about you?

    Siemens Gas and Power is focused on helping customers navigate the world's most pressing energy problems, both for today and tomorrow. Some of our products, solutions and services make fossil energy greener, deliver decentralized flexible power solutions and manage the complexities of the grid.

    Our benefits package includes a generous base salary but (annual bonus/ overtime/ commission/ car). We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. We offer 26 days holiday (which increases with service), up to 10% pension contribution match, an excellent company share scheme and employee discounts just to name a few.

    If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That's why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We recognize that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business, therefore we encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


    Job ID: 90397

    Organization: Gas and Power

    Company: Siemens plc

    Experience Level: not defined

    Job Type: Full-time
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    M20 2UR
    Manchester M20 2UR, UK Show on map
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