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Principal Engineer - Technical Safety


London, United Kingdom
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April 20, 2024
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Do you want to play a role in the transition to sustainable energy production?

At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society to #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Our ambitions are high for supporting a sustainable energy future. By 2030, renewables and low carbon solutions will make up two-thirds of our business. 

At Aker Solutions, we design, manage, and build some of the most complex energy projects in the world. We are committed to the transition and are at the leading edge of decarbonizing oil and gas and developing zero carbon energy. Building on our renowned front-end engineering skills, we are creating a world-class consultancy which will utilise the experience and data gathered from our early mover advantage in such areas as low carbon oil and gas, electrification, CCS, hydrogen and floating offshore wind to provide robust decision-making analysis and advice to our customers. The team is also developing and expanding our offerings in permitting/licensing, regulatory, due diligence, ESG, and origination.

In the developing energy mix, commercial risks are as prominent as technical risks, and our consultancy will provide broad multi-faceted advice to our customers. This developing market, coupled with an unprecedented demand for our execution experience, means that we are looking to grow our consultancy team with dynamic, technical, consulting and commercially minded individuals who can help us meet the challenge of a just and orderly energy transition.

We are currently looking for a Principal Technical Safety Engineer who wants to join our consultancy team in London to strengthen our capabilities.

What will you be doing?

Working in the New Energies Front End team, perform engineering for different project phases from initial feasibility study, concept design and basic design Driving design safety reviews / assessments such as HAZID, HAZOP, ENVID, LOPA, Emergency escape & Evacuation assessment and working environment health risk assessment (WEHRA) Client facing role. Input into Bid, Tenders , Review and audits.

We think you should have:

Experience based in the Oil & Gas (O&G) industry both in the local and overall system level. Experience in H2, CO2 and NH4 chemistry systems. Conversant with standards both in the O&G and renewables areas. Significant experience as a technical safety engineer Knowledge of differences between differing national standard for O&G and renewable projects preferred.

More reasons to work with us:

•    Professional development and career opportunities•    Competitive pay and benefits•    Healthy work-life balance•    Join a company committed to becoming a significant player in the energy transition   

Interested? Contact us.

For more information about the position, please contact Lloyd Odili, Recruitment Lead : email

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing service.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Our goal is to make Aker Solutions a place where everyone can perform at their best by creating opportunities for all. We see diversity as a source of creativity, innovation, and as a key competitive advantage. Diversity includes not only gender, ethnicity, or age but also disabilities, religion, sexual orientation, and many other parts of one’s identity. We welcome your application no matter who you are or where you come from and encourage you to let us know if you need any supportive adjustments throughout the recruitment process. 

This is Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 11,000 people in more than 15 countries.