Solutions Design Advisor - Cables

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  • Sep 10, 2016

Job Description

South East Quanta Consultancy Services
A subsea engineering organisation is looking for a Cable Solutions Design employee to join their growing organisation. The role will be based at their headquarters in South East/East UK and will include some business travel. This solutions individual is required to start working as soon as possible, on a permanent basis.

The purpose of the role is to understand and interpret high level customer technical requirements for submarine cable installation in the telecoms, renewables and Oil & Gas sectors and be responsible for creating commercially attractive technical installation solutions meeting the business strategy in the pre-order project phase.

Key Deliverables
  • Analyse and interpret request-for-proposal' documentation to design a technically compliant cable solution within the designated timeframe.
  • Co-ordinate cross-departmental input for producing a cost effective full-engineered technical solution.
  • Produce design solutions (Plan of Work) in Microsoft Project format with supporting detailed technical methodology.
  • Prepare Scope of Work compliancy documentation for inclusion into proposals and contracts.
  • Support Proposal Engineers in the costing and preparation of customer proposals.
  • Work closely with operational and finance teams for provision of external services and costs required to produce an effective solution.
  • Support the project handover process, preparing handover documentation for the project execution.
  • If requested attend Customer meetings to provide technical support and clarification for bespoke marine solutions in the UK and overseas.
Qualifications/Skills/Experience

Preferred:
  • Background in offshore telecoms, renewables or Oil & Gas & marine environment.
  • Competent skills in technical writing (methodologies, etc.) in the English language.
  • Good knowledge in Microsoft Office suite of programmes.
  • Experience with MS Project or Primavera.
  • Ability and flexibility to work to tight deadlines.
  • A high level of attention to detail.
Ideal:
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in the installation and maintenance of submarine cables across telecoms, Oil & Gas or renewables markets.
  • Experience of risk analysis and mitigation.