PVV Engineer

La Défense, France

Job Reference 1241180

Location La Défense, France

Industry Oil & Gas - FPSO

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 4, 2024

Job Title: PVV Engineer

Location: Paris Area, France (with frequent missions to Lagos, Nigeria)

Duration: Approximately 6 months (FEED Phase), up to 24 months (EPC Phase), Renewable






As a PVV Engineer for a Deepwater Oil Development Project, you will oversee all aspects of Piping, Valves, and Vessels (PVV) design during the FEED/Detailed Engineering studies of the topside. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Development of Handling Philosophy: Define the handling philosophy and equipment requirements for the project, ensuring integration with existing Egina facilities and compliance with industry standards and company specifications.
  • Technical Oversight: Act as the focal point for all piping scope and integration activities, coordinating with contractors and support entities to ensure timely delivery and compliance with project requirements.
  • Engineering Compliance: Ensure all engineering activities adhere to industry best practices, company rules, technical directives, and relevant processes to maintain quality, safety, and environmental standards.
  • Interface Management: Manage interfaces with other project disciplines and stakeholders, resolving integration issues and ensuring alignment with project goals and schedules.
  • Documentation Review: Review, comment, and approve all PVV engineering documents, including incorporation of vendor data and compliance with design requirements.
  • Project Coordination: Coordinate with HQ Technical Lines Specialists and other project teams to prepare tender documents, participate in design reviews and workshops, and ensure timely review of contractor deliverables.
  • Technical Evaluation: Evaluate contractor submissions, review technical specifications, and provide technical answers to queries related to PVV issues.
  • Compliance and Quality Assurance: Ensure that all engineering work meets project scope requirements, company specifications, international codes, and quality, schedule, and cost targets.



  • Relevant Engineering Degree
  • Fluent in English (verbal & written)
  • 15+ years of experience in Piping system design and installation in Oil and Gas activities, including FPSO or offshore facilities experience
  • Strong knowledge of oil and gas industry codes & standards related to piping, valves, and vessels
  • Experience in calculation, estimation, and engineering software for piping systems
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a complex, multicultural environment


Join us in this technically challenging and rewarding project, where you will contribute to the successful development of the Deepwater Oil Development Project. Apply now to be part of our dynamic team and make a significant impact in the oil and gas industry.


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