McDermott Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas

Title: Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer

Location: USA-Texas-Houston

Job Overview:

The Sr. Principal Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for mechanical engineering design, analysis and development of rotating equipment and packages for the project.


  • Lead Mechanical Engineer anddesign/engineering of Rotating Equipment and Packages capable of handlingCompression Platform (BF and GF).

  • Carry out specific projecttasks and responsibilities as required.

  • Conduct all activities in asafe and efficient manner in accordance with the McDermott's policies andprocedures. Ensuring the welfare of personnel and the protection ofassets and the environment at all times

  • Undertake Pre-FEED and FEEDstudies as per Project requirements

  • Provide technicalclarifications to any comments raised by other departments, clients,classification society, etc. throughout the project engineering phase

  • Coordinate the bid review withthe other engineering disciplines involved

  • Liaise with Vendor for anypending technical issues to be solved during project execution in order toensure that package is technically compliant with engineering expectationsin coordination with the Client

  • Provide technical expertise incase of package/equipment upgrades or repairs as required by relevantdepartment.

  • Monitor Mechanical disciplineperformance and develop discipline business improvement plans and carryout specific project tasks and responsibilities as required

  • Highlight risk associated withthe critical interfaces and equipment and develop mitigation plansaccordingly.

  • Provide day to day support to awide number of internal clients.

Basic Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering orABET Approved Curriculum.

  • Minimum 15 years of experience,predominantly engineering experience, with detailed knowledge ofcodes/standards, applicable software's.

  • Must be proficient in Compressand Microsoft office.

  • Strong FEED Experience,Offshore, Rotating major, with experience in handling Static/packages.

  • Lead position experience inlarge projects managing minimum of 5 Mechanical Engineers in team.

  • EPC experience is preferred.

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Job Field: Mechanical (Eng)

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct / Regular

Job Posting: Dec 5, 2018, 4:55:40 PM

Requisition ID: 1808622

McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.