Be proactive & Apply! Structural Engineer Topsides opportunities in Schiedam (local contract)

Req Id:  7026
Job Family:  Engineering - Structural

Schiedam, NL, 3115JD


As an SBMer, we value the contribution you are already making today.  Now, see how a role change can develop you, and us, even more.


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. 



Job description:

In your role of Structural Topsides Engineer, you will be responsible for making sound structural design of offshore topsides structures, such as FPSO modules, helidecks, flare towers and hull integrations.

  • You will be responsible to provide design calculations, 3D modelling, construction drawings and MTO’s for offshore structures.
  • You will be interfacing with clients, project management, other disciplines, procurement, construction, classification bureau's and subcontractors.


Job requirements:

You have an MSc or BSc degree or equivalent (i.e. Professional Certification) in Mechanical, Civil, Offshore, Naval or Aerospace Engineering with the specialization in structural analysis of offshore topside structures. You have approximately 5 years’ experience in the structural offshore engineering :

  • In-depth experience and sound technical knowledge of structural analysis of topside structures in conceptual, basic and detailed design
  • Preferably you have experience in Engineering & Design of topside facilities of floating production units (FSO's, FPSO's, FLNG’s) for the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Familiar with rules of classification societies, knowledge and experience with structural design software, like GeniE, SACS, Staad Pro
  • Good knowledge of structural interfaces with related disciplines i.e. piping, topside integrations and other equipment integrations
  • Professional communication in English (verbal and written)


Behaviors & inter-personal skills - Key points:

  • Team spirit and good communication skills
  • Autonomous and able to think out of the box
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Curious and motivated to propose and/or explore new ideas





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.