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Job Description

Faststream are working with a major subsea business to add a Principal Field Development Engineer to their team. This is a staff position based out of Aberdeen on a hybrid basis.

  • Deliver cost-effective solutions that reduce project costs and delivery uncertainty throughout the full Asset or System lifecycle
  • Coordinate input from Central Engineering Discipline Teams, Products & Technology, Projects, and Operations
  • Provide technical and economic studies related to SURF, energy transition, and decarbonisation including system design, optimization, and economics
  • Understand market needs and drivers for decarbonisation to shape technology innovation and develop business cases for new solutions
  • Support the development of our digital strategy for the early lifecycle phase through Front End Planning tools.


  • Degree in relevant subject.
  • Possess comprehensive knowledge of Solid Field Development & Operations at a system level
  • Experience on delivering feasibility, conceptual studies, Pre-FEED & FEED SURF and Energy Transition Studies
  • Understanding of the customers' Capital Value process, Capital Budgeting & Field Development value drivers
  • Proven ability to coordinate multi-discipline teams and ensure delivery of schedule & quality of deliverables
  • Proven ability to promote & develop innovative solutions and appropriate technology to field development proposals
  • Must have a proven track record of SURF Field Development & Operations Experience.
  • Demonstrate experience in client or consultant roles supporting early-stage field development and/or operations support activity.
  • Possess knowledge of Energy Transition solutions, including CCUS, Hydrogen, and Renewables (Floating Wind)
Must have right to work in the UK.