Structural Engineer(C)- Malaysia

Req Id:  12842
Job Family:  Engineering - Structural

Kula Lumpur, MY, 50470


Our Vision.

SBM Offshore believes the oceans will provide the world with safe, sustainable and affordable energy for generations to come. We share our experience to make it happen.


Our Profile.

We design, build, install and operate offshore floating facilities for the offshore energy industry. As a leading technology provider, we put our marine expertise at the service of a responsible energy transition by reducing emissions from fossil fuel production, while developing cleaner solutions for renewable energy sources. More than 7,000 SBMers worldwide are committed to sharing their experience to deliver safe, sustainable and affordable energy from the oceans for generations to come. Together, we are driving progress forward in a TRUE. BLUE. TRANSITION. 



Contract Type:Contractor

Duration:01st Nov.2023 to 30th Nov.2024

Job description:

The Topsides Structural Engineer utilizes knowledge and experience of engineering principles and procedures to complete work ensuring the engineering design is properly translated into drawings, specification and other documents. As the Topsides Structural Engineer, you are responsible for ensuring the design is in compliance with international codes, Company specifications, and industry standards and regulations. The Topsides Structural Engineer must be able to prioritize assigned activities and collaborate with the Discipline Lead, multiple internal disciplines and external parties to deliver a safe, efficient design that meets project requirements.

  • Develop engineering documents in a manner that the design intent can be interpreted correctly.
  • Complete tasks in compliance with applicable engineering codes, industry standards/regulations and work procedures
  • Proactively provide Discipline Lead with status updates, highlight concerns as they arise, and prioritize assigned activities to meet key milestones
  • Network and proactively engage other disciplines and relevant stakeholders to serve as a source of support and design input in executing engineering design and deliverables.
  • Produce consistent/ organized documents in a well-structured format to clearly convey required information.
  • Provide support and/ or coordinate with construction, package engineer, third party consultants, etc. to ensure timely review of documents or technical query and that comments are made with required quality level.
  • Provide timely and accurate input to other disciplines in support of their design requirements.
  • Ensure activities and deliverables are completed with consistency and quality and in compliance with applicable codes, standards and regulations.

Job requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/ Structural/ Mechanical Engineering with minimum of 8 years working experience.
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision to produce structural design from concept to detailed engineering phase, produce structural sketches and manual calculations, check construction drawing and review vendor package document.
  • Possess good fundamental knowledge and understanding on structural theory and behaviour.
  • Familiar with the latest AISC, API, DNVGL, ABS/ BV codes, standards and guidelines.
  • Experience with SESAM GeniE, STAAD.Pro or SACS.

 Behaviours & inter-personal skills - Key points:

  • Good inter-personal and communication skills.
  • Open minded and curious to propose and/ or explore new ideas
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Team player.
  • Autonomous and able to think out of the box




SBM Offshore N.V. is a listed holding company that is headquartered in Amsterdam. It holds direct and indirect interests in other companies that collectively with SBM Offshore N.V. form the SBM Offshore Group (“the Company”). For further information, please visit our website at The companies in which SBM Offshore N.V., directly and indirectly, owns investments are separate entities.


SBM Offshore is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. SBM Offshore does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.