Engineer, Subsea Intervention

Kuala Lumpur

We are seeking Engineer, Subsea Intervention to join our client from oil & gas company based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


  • The Engineer, Subsea, will provide practical and technical engineering support to ensure subsea well intervention planning and operations are performed safely and in compliance to the industry standard and regulations.

  • The Engineer, Subsea, will provide practical and technical engineering support to maintain the integrity and, operability of the Subsea Production Systems (SPS).

  • Responsible for planning and execution of Subsea Installation & Intervention campaigns to ensure the subsea production systems continue to operate in a condition that is safe for the personnel and the environment throughout the life of the asset.

  • Project management of all Subsea Installation & Intervention tasks, including well entry/intervention and subsea tie-in activities, from preparation of work scopes and plans through to mobilization, execution and acceptance.

  • Development of work scopes, specifications and technical evaluation criteria to support company procurement process in securing contracts and service agreements, as necessary, to support Subsea operations.

  • Function as Client Representative when required during routine and non-routine subsea installation, intervention or inspection activities.

  • Leads, mentors and trains junior subsea team members in Subsea operations.


  • Installation and Intervention of Subsea Production System equipment.

  • Ensures Company and Petronas HSE safe practices are adhered to throughout all Subsea operations and interfaces.

  • Ensures all Subsea operations comply with Client management systems and local statutory regulations


  • As provided / assigned by Head of Well Services Section and Head of Well Operations Department.

Additional Desirable Qualification

  • Minimum of 10 years Offshore Oil & Gas industry experience (Well Operations) with significant proportion of that (minimum of 5 years) in Deepwater/Subsea Operations.

  • Demonstrated technical experience in subsea well operations and subsea facilities interface.

  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of Subsea Well Operations, Subsea Production System and Interfaces, Diving & ROV operations from fixed platforms and DP vessels, and related guidelines to subsea activities.

  • Detailed understanding of the techniques used for installation and interventions of subsea systems, including seabed hardware, pipelines and risers.

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