KBR Sr. Technical Professional - Marine in Houston, Texas

Title: Sr. Technical Professional - Marine

Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Job Number: 1047289

DUTIES:

Perform nonlinear dynamic time-history analyses of offshore structures with soil-pile-structure interaction and interpret their performance under earthquake loading. Perform nonlinear pushover analyses of offshore structures and interpret their ultimate capacities and failure mechanisms under environmental loading. Perform advanced finite element analyses to assess the performance of offshore foundations, such as piles, mudmats, suction buckets and suction caissons. Evaluate the reliability of offshore structures based on statistical models and probability theories. Review geotechnical investigation results, geotechnical and seismic design analyses, such as probabilistic seismic hazard analysis, site response analysis, seismic site classification, liquefaction potential assessment, design of shallow and deep foundations, earth retaining structures, and various ground improvement methods. Design instrumentation systems and develop testing plans to monitor the performance of offshore structures.

REQUIREMENTS:

Master's degree in Civil, Geotechnical or Structural Engineering AND 2 years of experience applying advanced technology and software applications including SACS, FEMAP, ABAQUS, CAP and MATLAB and conducting project design reviews and advanced analyses for foundation systems in steel and concrete structures in petrochemical and offshore facilities. In lieu of Master's degree and two years of experience, the employer will accept a Bachelor's degree in Civil, Geotechnical or Structural Engineering AND 5 years of experience applying advanced technology and software applications including SACS, FEMAP, ABAQUS, CAP and MATLAB and conducting project design reviews and advanced analyses for steel and concrete structures in petrochemical and offshore facilities. Experience with reliability analysis and geotechnical engineering is required.

Job: Engineering/Technical- Marine