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Job Title: Senior Project Engineer - More Senior Project Engineer Jobs

Location: TX - Houston
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Hess is a leading global independent energy company engaged in the exploration and 
production of crude oil and natural gas. 


We have a world-class portfolio of assets with industry-leading margins and visible 
growth in areas where we have proven technical capabilities: Asia Pacific, the Gulf of 
Mexico, the North Sea, onshore U.S. and the West Africa conjugate margin. We are a 
leader in the production of shale oil and gas, and one of the largest operators in the 
Bakken formation, North Dakota. We are also known for our expertise in the 
development and production of projects in deep water offshore. 


Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their 
professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding 
opportunities for personal growth.  We are always looking for talented professionals 
who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and 
in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by 
protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and 
creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business. 


For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at . 


This role will provide support to the Developments Director in performing Project 
Engineering related activities for a recently started Non-Operated JV for a frontier 
deepwater discovery in a similar manner to which they are accomplished on an 
Operated project, e.g. management of risks, assurance activities, interfaces, 
communications with the Operator etc. 


To support development and implementation of a non-operated Developments 
strategy for Hess around the aspects of Assurance, Influence and Learnings.
To assist communications with Hess senior management on the planned Operatorís 
Development strategy, timing and expenditure and to liaise with the Operator and 
other WI partners to influence as necessary to meet Hessí OBO strategy.
To support the Developmentsí coordination and integration of the functions 
necessary to plan and fully evaluate the Operatorís activities related to Development 
planning (specifically as related to Value Assurance and Technical Assurance)
To coordinate a small team of part time discipline specialists to address key areas of 
the Development and, separately, the Full Field Development in conjunction with the 
Exploration/Appraisal team.
To understand and effectively implement the PSC and the JoA to best meet Hessí 
needs and to coordinate the Operators investment schedule and to integrate details 
with the Hess Work Plan and Budget cycle.
To identify and implement a process to enable Hess to learn from the Operator to 
improve the future Hess Projects performance and to seek opportunities to engage 
with other Hess personnel.
To own, update, manage and track issues highlighted in the Influence Register and to 
follow to resolution.



Minimum of 10 years relevant professional experience
Experience must include deepwater projects within an operator in an facilities/project 
engineering capacity
Prior experience working on several project teams in one or more stages (concept 
selection, FEED, detailed design, procurement, fabrication, installation, 
commissioning and start-up). Experience of managing Facilities Engineering and / or 
Front End would be a plus.


Bachelors Degree (or equivalent) in engineering


Demonstrates interpersonal skills to lead a team and effectively manage interfaces 
with stakeholders at multiple levels
Ability to mentor Ė Coach/mentor team members
Demonstrates good EHS behaviors.
Prepares and effectively delivers presentations to co-workers and management
Develops work plans and establishes targets for project team members
Ability to produce key Project Management documents (Basis of Design, Project 
Execution Plans, Project Schedules, Cost Estimates, Risk Registers)
Understanding of fundamental Project Controls principles of Cost and Schedule 
Management, Risk Management. Ability to produce cost estimates, schedules, and 
cost reports.

Leading at Hess Competencies
Leading at Hess refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for 
success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every 
employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be 
considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities. 

Builds Trusted Relationships
Develops Talent
Creates Effective Teams
Thinks Strategically
Inspires Innovation
Demonstrates Courage
Drives Continuous Improvement
Makes Quality Decisions
Delivers High Performance

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