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Project Engineer

Leeds - United Kingdom

Project Engineer

Company Overview

As the demand for energy increases so does our need for motivated, talented people to meet the engineering and technical challenges of today’s business. OneSubsea®, as part of the global SLB business, have numerous career opportunities that will let you prove your abilities from your first day and throughout your career. 


SLB is the world’s leading supplier of technology, integrated project management and information solutions to customers working in the energy industry worldwide. Within SLB, the OneSubsea group provides a complete range of flow control equipment and services for offshore drilling rig systems including subsea production, measurement and processing systems. 



OneSubsea delivers integrated solutions, products, systems, and services for the subsea market. The company offers a step change in reservoir recovery for the subsea industry through integration and optimization of the entire production system over the life of the field. OneSubsea leverages its flow control expertise, process technologies and world-class manufacturing and life of field capabilities, along with SLB’s technical leadership, reservoir and production technology, and R&D capabilities. 

OneSubsea’s unique Pore to Process™ approach helps provide end-to-end solutions from reservoir to surface, that address client challenges with the goal of optimizing production and increasing recovery. OneSubsea currently has more than 6,000 employees in over 23 countries. 


We currently have multiple exciting opportunities for Engineers to join our Subsea Engineering team in Leeds at all experience levels. Offering a very competitive base salary, lucrative bonus scheme linked to company performance and generous pension contribution. Plus numerous other benefits comprising a fantastic overall package including private medical insurance, flexible working hours, hybrid working and access to the discounted stock purchase program and more.


OneSubsea Leeds

Within OneSubsea, the Leeds site is recognised as an Engineering and Project Execution center of excellence, as well as a talent development hub.  There are over 360 employees on site including over 140 engineers.  We have all the typical functions you would expect from an industry leading Engineering site, with Engineering, Project Management, Quality, Supply Chain, Tendering, HR and more functions all represented.  Our teams are engaged in all aspects of the full Project lifecycle from Exploration, to Design, through Delivery, into Installation and Aftermarket Support.

The Leeds site was fully refurbished in 2019 to an exceptional standard with multiple meeting rooms, break-out/collaboration areas and quiet zones to cater for all our team’s needs.

  • Total Site area -   8,000 m2
  • Extensive Secure Car Parking Spaces & Bike Storage
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Points
  • Onsite Café and Costa coffee
  • Onsite Gym with Changing and Shower Facilities
  • Fully Connected Meeting Rooms


Project Engineer

Project Engineers are at the front end of the Engineering department; they drive execution of Projects, liaising and interfacing with both internal and external customers.


Responsibilities of the Lead Engineer roles include:

  • Overseeing large projects that can vary in scope from 5 MUSD up to 200 MUSD over a typical duration of 12-24 months.
  • To lead engineering projects through execution, bringing the various internal stakeholders together and liaising with the client. 
  • Responsible for the top level design and documentation, including testing procedures, assembly drawings, design specifications, schematics and operating manuals. 
  • Leading project design reviews both internal and external. 
  • Providing regular updates to Engineering Management on the status and progress of assigned projects 
  • Supporting the project through the build and testing phase.
  • Perform specification review and provide technical guidance. 
  • Discuss the customer’s requirements and identify OneSubsea products which meet these. 
  • Adherence to OneSubsea and SLB internal processes.
  • To ensure all work is undertaken in a safe manner in line with company health and safety guidelines. 
  • To reflect and promote SLB mindset of Commitment, Integrity, Teamwork and Drive. 
  • Maintain familiarity with Company technology, organisation, and business. Understand and provide technical solutions according to OneSubsea strategy. 


Ideally applicants must have the following experience/skills:

  • Degree in Engineering or suitable alternative qualification plus suitable experience. 
  • Excellent communication & Interpersonal skills 
  • Problem solving ability. 
  • PC literacy; experience in the following packages ideal but training will be offered: SAP/PLM, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, MathCad, AutoCad and Inventor or other similar 3D CAD package. 
  • Have the initiative and ability to work independently and as part of a team. 
  • Adaptability/Flexibility 
  • Customer Focus (internal and external) 
  • Decision Making/Judgment 
  • Dependability 
  • Initiative 
  • Results Focus 
  • Work Environment/Safety 

OneSubsea is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.