D&W Subsea Engineer


Stavanger, Norge


21. august 2022

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Aker BP’s vision is to become the leading exploration and production company within oil and gas. We plan to achieve that by producing natural resources with low emissions and costs, while at the same time creating jobs, along with values for our owners and the broader society. Measured in production, we are one of the largest independent publicly listed oil companies in Europe. We have big plans for the future, which include further growth and a desire to improve the industry.

Objective of the role:

  • Perform technical engineering work in all phases of the well projects in order to ascertain safe and efficient operations. Complement the current D&W subsea team with digitalization skills and CAD engineering capacity.
  • The position holder supports Aker BP common strategies and will take an active role in our digitalization and improvement agenda, finding smarter and better ways of working.
  • Aker BP provides exciting growth and development opportunities for the right candidates.

Typical tasks will include:

  • Prepare subsea operation procedures for the well, follow-up the operation, analyse the performed work and contribute to the experience transfer in the well project.
  • Contribute to the drilling and completion technical work.
  • Perform subsea-engineering services in the well project, onshore and offshore, in order to accomplish the established objectives and plans.
  • Participate offshore in the preparation and execution of the subsea operations.
  • Ensure continuous improvement during planning and operation phase of the subsea operations.
  • Keep overview of all external cost related to the planning and execution of the subsea operations.
  • Make sure that risk evaluation is used in relation to the conceptual design decisions.
  • Seek lessons from suppliers, other operators and within Aker BP.
  • Establishing and maintaining local best practice documents.
  • Ensure documentation and log of all decisions of importance including change processes
  • Ensure a good communication with all groups in the project.
  • Where necessary initiate and contribute to improvements of the relevant mandatory and guiding documents.
  • Identify and handle dispensations and non-conformances where necessary.


  • Minimum B.Sc. engineering degree or similar in scientific subjects.
  • Minimum 7 years in the Drilling & Wells Subsea engineering or wellsite leadership position.
  • Good Understanding of LEAN philosophy.
  • Good understanding on how digitalization will affect how we work.
  • Fluent in Norwegian and English.

We think you will thrive in Aker BP if this resonates with you:

  • The SAFER values are the foundation for everything we do. If you want to work with us, you must identify with the values of being enquiring, responsible, predictable, committed and respectful.
  • Cooperation is the very core of Aker BP, and we are looking for people who want to be part of our ONETEAM-culture.
  • We constantly strive to help each other improve. If you are a good communicator, we will work well together.
  • We must improve to succeed in the future, so you must have a strong desire to always improve and work smarter.
  • We make our decisions based on data, which is why you must be analytical and see the bigger picture.

What we can offer you:

  • We want you to develop. That’s why we are committed to providing you with varied experience and enhancing your expertise so you can build a CV for the future!
  • We want the brightest minds, and the ones that believe in the objectives we are working towards. If you are one of them, we will offer you a competitive salary, an opportunity to earn bonuses, a share savings programme and a good pension scheme.
  • We know that good health and a good work-life balance are key factors for job satisfaction. That’s why we have good cafeterias, work-out facilities and flexibility – in both working hours and work location.
  • We look after each other here. If something should happen to you, we will make sure you get help from the company health service and our insurance programmes.

At Aker BP, we are convinced that diversity is an important element for success, and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Locations: Stavanger, Trondheim, Oslo. Please specify your preferred location in your application.

Travel: Some travelling must be expected.

Application deadline: 21.08.2022

Contact information: recruitment@akerbp.com

We work every day at Aker BP to achieve safe, reliable and cost-efficient production of oil and gas, which is used for energy and the products we need.

We are willing to change, and we want to become leaders in performing even better tomorrow than we did today. While we continue to grow, we must produce with the least possible emissions and the lowest possible costs.

Cooperation between suppliers, alliances, onshore and offshore are the very heart of Aker BP. Together with the Aker companies and our partners, we solve broader challenges by combining the willingness to invest, digitalisation and new technology with the expertise of creative problem-solvers.

We achieve good results by utilising our strong sides, while at the same time taking care of each other in a safe, secure and inclusive working environment.

We call it ONETEAM – it’s not them or us – it’s we.

Om Aker BP

Aker BP is an exploration and production company on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. We are one of the largest independent oil companies in Europe, and we have significant ambitions. The company targets further opportunities for growth and value creation through both exploration and merger and acquisition activities.