Asset Surveillance & Intelligence Lead - Production & Marine

Req Id:  15324
Job Family:  Operations - Onshore Engineer

Schiedam, NL, 3115JD


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. 




  • Lead the transition to new work methods by decreasing offshore scope and enhancing our emphasis on predicting failures through digital innovation and integrating data and tools.
  • Ensures effective and efficient processes, standards and tools are in place for onshore surveillance of offshore asset production & marine systems supporting the offshore asset business and safety performance
  • Develop, maintain, and drive a continuous improvement roadmap based on pain points (bad actors) from the business and technical opportunities from the market. Bad actors can be driven by revenue, opex, safety or PoB demand.
  • Coordinate and align 3-year plan input for production and marine systems surveillance
  • Support integration of the surveillance layer with the traditional maintenance strategy to ensure overall optimization and reduction of offshore maintenance tasks
  • Support integration of Lines of Defence data into holistic approach to improve visibility on equipment/systems availability status and risk
  • As part of the continuous improvement roadmap define an ambitious plan on usage of wireless sensors / IoT
  • Prepare and present ideation and validation packs as part of the initiative process approval gates
  • Support further alert management professionalization looking for automation opportunities and abnormal behaviour setting methodologies.
  • Stay up to date on asset surveillance related developments and technologies, e.g. attend industry seminars/conferences



Bsc and/or Msc degree Process Engineering, I&C Engineering or equivalent



  •  Minimum of 7 years’ experience, preferably exposed to operational (energy) processing environment.
  • Preferred At least 2 years’ experience with Digital or software developments, preferably related to process data analytics; data science and/or Python programming skills are a pre


Specific skills / expertise / product:

  • Familiar with production (data) related surveillance software (Aveva PI, Seeq), offshore DSC systems and also reporting systems like PowerBI
  • User Experience with CMMS systems (e.g. IFS, SAP, Maximo, AMOS) and computer literate in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Projects.
  • Familiar with FPSO production and marine operating systems
  • Knowledge on FMEA and RCM
  • Digital savviness
  • Fluent spoken and written English.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, problem solving, planning and organizing with a passion for achieving results.
  • Supervisory skills and strong commitment to team culture, good in stakeholder management
  • Ability to travel internationally including offshore.


By the end of 2024 the current SBM Schiedam office will move to Groot Handelsgebouw in the heart of Rotterdam city centre, one of the Netherlands’ largest multi-tenant business buildings. Extensive works will make this space into the perfect location to showcase SBM Offshore’s new Rotterdam presence and identity, with modern office space design and our SBM office branding.




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.