System Engineer at Saipem Contracting Nigeria Limited (SCNL)

Saipem is a global leader in the Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Installation Businesses, with a strong inclination towards oil & gas-related activities in remote areas. We excel in the provisioning of engineering, procurement, project management and construction services, with distinctive skills and capabilities in the design and execution of large-scale offshore and onshore projects.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: System Engineer

Location: Lagos, Nigeria (On-site)
Job type: Full-time

About the job

  • The ideal candidate will perform the piping, structural and mechanical discipline engineering activities in accordance with Project requirements, within time schedule and quality standards.
  • Ensure a correct and timely exchange of information with all the Project interfaces.
  • Interface and coordinate with the other Project Team Specialists and Designers both at site and the relevant OC.
  • Coordinate technical activities performed either by insourcing or outsourcing. Implement Saipem operating guidelines in the Project.


  • Provide technical support to the Site Construction team and support the TM/SE from the relevant Operating Center for all activities to be executed in the existing facility
  • Provide technical support in detailed design assurances for Brownfield activities
  • Take part in piping, structural and mechanical systems design review
  • Identify technical queries, deviations, and alternatives to be submitted
  • Support Systems Lead to define manhours estimation
  • Review Company technical documentation and requirements
  • Take part in definition of piping, structural and mechanical engineering requirements for Brownfield scope activities
  • Prepare Project response to Field Technical Queries, design changes, Technical Instructions to support site activities
  • Manage all piping, structural and mechanical engineering issues resulting from Site Subcontractor
  • Prepare required specifications and philosophies to support site activities
  • Prepare the technical documentation for material and services requisitions, according to internal procedures
  • Optimize design, ensuring minimal cost and complexity in compliance with the contractual and safety requirements
  • Support in the preparation of As Built documentation and supply specifications
  • Participate in P and ID mechanization
  • Check and review technical documentation according to Project and Saipem procedures
  • Prepare technical documentation (e.g., specifications, data sheets) for systems equipment and materials.


  • A minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or its equivalent.
  • About 7 to 10 years’ relevant experience in the energy industry
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office tools and engineering technical software tools.
  • Professional membership.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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