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Senior Flow Assurance Engineer

Leatherhead, Surrey
United Kingdom
£60.00 per hour (Limited)
Oil and gas


Senior Flow Assurance Engineer

Our client based in Leatherhead is looking for experienced Senior Flow Assurance Engineers to join their team, working on a number of Pre-FEED and FEED Projects, for an initial 12 month contract term

You will work as part of small project teams developing concept and early project definition in the Oil and Gas sector.

As a Senior Flow Assurance Engineer, your main responsibilities will include:

Act as a flow assurance engineer on a range of upstream projects, and conduct Flow Assurance studies using software packages, e.g., OLGA, PIPESIM etc.

Develop pipeline simulation models, perform simulations of selected cases as defined by self/project and assess simulation results.

Perform design calculations and prepare technical reports in accordance with company and project quality requirements.

Report to flow assurance SME. Contribute to flow assurance strategies, philosophies and procedures.

Demonstrate excellent technical report writing and presentation skills.

Senior Flow Assurance Engineer Requirements/Qualifications 

Experience in single and multiphase pipelines steady state and transient hydraulic analyses using industry standard software, e.g., OLGA, PIPESIM, PIPENET etc. is essential.

Minimum 10 years of hands-on experience in flow assurance modeling using OLGA transient simulation software.

Experience in assessing flow assurance issues like slugging, hydrates, wax, erosion, corrosion etc. by use of simulation software’s and providing the best mitigation solutions.

An ability to work in a collaborative way as part of a multi-discipline project group with minimum supervision.

Experience in pipeline sizing and thermo-hydraulics Studies, transient analysis covering shut down, blowdown, start-Up, ramp-up/turndown scenarios.

Experience in pipeline overpressure protection studies including surge pressure analysis.

Knowledge of flow assurance issues including slugging, hydrates, wax, erosion, corrosion etc. and mitigation methods.

Good understanding of thermodynamics and experience of Multiflash preferred. Knowledge of applicable regulations, codes, and standards.

Excellent computer skills, as well as excellent oral/written presentation/report writing skills. Ability to work well independently and in a team.

Experience on flow assurance conceptual and front end studies and topsides process engineering activities including process modeling in HYSYS would be an advantage but not essential.

Proven ability to plan and execute studies. Ability and experience of presenting to clients. Operational experience would be a benefit but not essential.


Location: Leatherhead (Hybrid working may be possible with two days remote)

Term: Initial 12 months

Salary: £60.00 per hour (Limited)

If you have the right skills and experience, and you are interested in the Senior Flow Assurance Engineer role, click the link to ‘Apply’