KBR Principal Technical Professional - Marine in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Title: Principal Technical Professional - Marine

Location: AE-Abu Dhabi

Job Number: 1054315






Inc. is a global technology, engineering, procurement and construction company serving the hydrocarbons and government services industries, employing about 27,000 people worldwide with customers in more than 70 countries and operations in 40 countries across three distinct global businesses:

Technology & Consulting, including proprietary technology in refining, ethylene, ammonia and fertilizers, and gasification; and niche consulting and know-how through Granherne/Energo and GVA;

Engineering & Construction, including Upstream Oil & Gas; LNG/GTL; Downstream Petrochemicals and Chemicals; and differentiated EPC; and,

Government Services, including program management and long term annuity contracts.

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added consulting services and integrated EPC skills to ensure a consistent project delivery with predictable results. At KBR,





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Job Title:

Senior Costal Engineer


Abu Dhabi

Job Description:

KBR are looking to hire a Senior Costal Engineer to become part of our PMC team in Abu Dhabi. As a member of PMC, Marine / Sr. Coastal Engineer will be managing DD contractor by reviewing and providing comments on their deliverables, also participating in offshore surveys.

Role Responsibilities

Will oversee:

Development of the metocean climate near the drilling islands using published data, client provided data, hydrodynamic modelling of tides and currents and spectral modelling of the wave climate

Model the transformation of the waves around the drilling islands.

Model any cooling system intakes and outfalls

Analysis of plumes from construction activities and (possibly) disposal of drilling cuttings and accidental oil spills

Design of the drilling island reclamation

Design of the drilling island revetment

Design of access ramps jetties and MOFs




Skills & Experience

10 years industry experience

8 years’ experience working on offshore/sour gas projects

Strong analytical, problem solving, and communication skills

PMC experience

Extensive knowledge: FEED and Detailed Design for offshore islands projects

Design of Sour gas project experience

ADNOC Group of companies experience is preferred

A minimum of 2 years recent experience with KBR (3 is preferred)

Middle East experience is preferred


Engineering Degree qualified

Chartered engineer would be preferred

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Working in a corporate role or on one of our projects, you will apply your knowledge and expertise to deliver excellent results to our clients. We encourage a transparent and friendly working environment where you can see the value of your contributions and grow through career development opportunities both locally and on our global projects.

You will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package including employee benefits and a career that is both financially and personally rewarding.

Job: Engineering/Technical- Marine