Senior Electrical Engineer


Antonieta Pichinte

Recruitment Partner Consultant at Van Storm

Job summary:

Tasks: Electrical engineering for EPCI offshore projects

Projects: FPSO fleet & mooring solutions

Company: EPCI offshore contractor and offshore fleet owner & operator

Main requirements: +8 years of experience in electrical engineering of complex installations, preferably in offshore environments

Your opportunity

Looking for an exciting opportunity as a Sr. Electrical Engineer in complex & challenging environments? Then this might be a match for you!

As a Sr. Electrical Engineer, you are responsible for the full electrical engineering scope of a project, being involved from the concept development through basic design, checking detail engineering deliverables to supporting commissioning and start-up. The projects range from full FPSO conversion and upgrade and complex mooring solutions for offshore wind and oil & gas purposes. Technically you are involved in a wide range of electrical systems with an emphasis on electrical power generation and distribution.

What you will do

  • Provide technical solutions based on queries from other disciplines, fleet, site, clients, certification authorities, and vendors
  • Prepare electrical engineering deliverables from concept and basic phases and make sure the detail engineering is done accordingly
  • You will have the opportunity to be assigned as Lead Engineer for certain packages and guide other electrical engineers and designers
  • Analyze technical risks and anomalies in the project and act accordingly to solve them
  • Perform engineering calculations for HV complex installations

Where you will work

With this trusted client, we have a long-lasting relationship. It is a privately owned company that delivers floating energy solutions and complex mooring equipment to the global oil & gas and renewables industries. Besides having proven capabilities in engineering and developing installations for harsh offshore conditions, they own and operate their own fleet of FPSOs. A welcoming organization in which people with the right pro-active attitude will get opportunities to proof themselves and grow.


  • Challenging engineering environment, particularly in developing equipment for extreme offshore conditions
  • An organization with a cooperative mindset and open communication style, which allows for professional progress
  • Drive for new technologies in floating sustainable energy solutions
  • For the size of the projects, a relatively small multi-disciplinary engineering team, with a focus on conceptual and basic design
  • Combining in one close-knit company: EPCI contractor and offshore fleet-owner-operator

What you already have

  • BSc. or MSc. in Electrical Engineering
  • +8 years of relevant working experience in Electrical Engineering for offshore or Oil & Gas installations
  • Good working knowledge of HV is a plus!
  •  An analytical and solution-finding approach, since you will be the one solving engineering puzzles
  • Excellent communication skills and fluent English, so you can communicate efficiently with your multicultural team, authorities, and clients worldwide
  • You are willing to travel abroad to visit construction sites

Your benefits

  • 30 paid holidays per year for an excellent work-life balance
  • Covered commuting and interviewing costs
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Basic Dutch course, so you will understand the Dutch jokes during the coffee break
  • Access to social gatherings, lectures, and events, so you will meet like-minded friends within the Dutch Maritime Industry. We also offer you a 1-year membership of KNVTS, Royal Dutch Association of Marine Engineers.
  • Housing search support and registration provided by Van Storm 

Sounds interesting?

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