Lead Electrical Engineer

Offshore & Shipbuilding
Vacancy ID


  • In the context of the Offshore Services division strategy and within the set framework, the Lead Engineer Electrical, works in multi-disciplinary project teams and is responsible for the engineering activities related to the different system of  his/her specialty (expertise).
  • He/She is responsible for the performance of electrical project team Engineers.
  • He/she will also assist the project engineering manager in: 
    • Structuring the electrical Design & Engineering activities for the project.
    • Planning the engineering work and associated engineering resources for the project. 
  • Prepare integrated concept designs, outline specifications, technical  specifications for systems and equipment, functional specifications together with partners where appropriate. For the systems that are procured, the focus is also on the follow-up of the respective suppliers/subcontractors. 
  • Translate Client’s and statutory requirements in appropriate technical documents (Request For Proposal – Technical part) to be used by the procurement team to obtain “best in class” conditions (at bidding phase and execution phase). 
  • Lead the engineering activities for the allocated systems and monitor quality, assess input from engineering team, partners, suppliers and subcontractors. 
  • Prepare the Operations & Maintenance Manuals to be delivered to customers. 
  • Incorporate appropriate Maintenance Engineering in the design and provide support to the in house Monitoring & Maintenance department. 
  • Provide support towards Construction & Commissioning: Definition of procedures, tools & systems to organize the works for the construction of the products to be delivered.  



  • Knowledge of DNVGL-OS-ST145 is a preference. 
  • Knowledge of DNV-GL-OS-D201 is a preference. 
  • Knowledge of IEC60364 and IEC61439. Knowledge of IEC 61892 is an advantage 
  • Experience with AutoCad and Eplan software is an advantage 
  • Experience with Caneco software is an advantage 
  • Communication skills: English/Dutch. Knowledge of French and/or German is an added value. 
  • University level degree, Master of Science in Engineering (Electrical/ Electro- Mechanical)
  • Excellent knowledge and minimum 5 years’ experience in  engineering, procurement & construction activities (in the field of your specialty/expertise)  related to offshore applications 
  • Track record related to offshore substations (OHVS)




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