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Project Engineer (Design & Interface)

Job Description

Rotation: Monday-Friday, 8 hours a day

Duration: 30.06.2024

Start: ASAP

Location: Hamburg, Utrecht, Essen

Contract type: Freelance

The Project Engineer is responsible for coordinating multi‐disciplined engineering work to ensure delivery of a safe, competitive, optimised design and integrated project that functions between assets and contract boundaries. This includes the control and management of technical interfaces between both permanent and temporary works; support to package managers and engineering leads in the management of information flow and contractual documentation across the project; as well as in wider engineering management. The role is a direct report to the Engineering Manager.


  • Directly support Engineering Manager in defining the overall technical concept of coordinating engineering work across technical disciplines
  • Coordinate engineering work between the packages in close collaboration with the Project Managers and Discipline Engineers, as well as with the Certification Engineer, with due regard to project schedule
  • Champion continuous improvement within workstreams; with a particular focus on safety, project economics, inclusion of any innovation or auction specific requirements
  • Maintain robust auditable documentation of the workstreams.
  • Strive to remain well‐informed of technological innovations and practices through regular contact with other teams, projects, departments, industry and academic experts
  • Provide technical, project, budget and other contract management support to the project Engineering Manager as required
  • Ensure the activities take account of HSE&S considerations alongside deliverability, project commercial drivers and other design constraints

Interface management activities

  • Continuous support to work packages in identification of technical interface risks and facilitation of interface issue resolution
  • Develop, apply and maintain interface management tools and monitoring processes, including those for scope management and for interface documentation transfer
  • Ensure the compatibility of technical specifications and scopes throughout the design phase, in supply contracts and during manufacturing
  • Communicating interface risk to the Engineering and Package Managers and other relevant project stakeholders
  • Coordination of regular interface meetings with suppliers and work packages
  • Planning and implementation of work packages such as mock‐ups, test pieces and trials required for design development
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation and industry best practice

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