Senior Piping Stress Engineer

Requisition ID:  274986

  • Relocation Authorized: None
  • Grade: 25-26
  • Position to be Panel Interviewed? No 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project
  • Work Location: Various Permanent Bechtel Office Locations 
  • Employee Referral Amount:  

Company Overview:

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.
Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.
We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy, and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.                                                                                                                                                


Bechtel India is a global operation that supports execution of projects and services around the world. Working seamlessly with business line home offices, project sites, customer organizations and suppliers, our teams have delivered more than 125 projects since our inception in 1994.

Our offices in Gurgaon, Vadodara and Chennai will grow significantly and sustainably with exciting career opportunities for both professionals and young graduates who are passionate about creating a cleaner, greener, and safer world; building transformational infrastructure; making decarbonization a reality; and protecting people and the environment.


Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Worked in different sectors like Power, Oil & Gas and Semiconductor Projects.
  • In-depth knowledge of design codes and standards applicable for Pipe Stress Analysis design work
  • Identify different stress packages through review of P&IDs / Line Designation tables.
  • Full hands-on knowledge of stress analysis software’s like Caesar II, Autopipe, Rohr2 etc.
  • Performs piping flexibility analysis (static and dynamic) for critical piping systems during preliminary design and detailed design phase of Project
  • Perform analysis for sustained, thermal and multiple operating cases, occasional (viz winds, seismic, relief, hammer etc.)
  • Perform pipe stress analysis for different equipment like Steam turbine, Compressors, Centrifugal Pumps, tanks, exchangers, heaters, columns, Air coolers etc.
  • Provide pipe loading information to Civil/Structure
  • Resolve high pipe loads on equipment nozzles
  • Resolve high secondary stresses in piping
  • Selection of spring hangers, snubbers, struts for pipe supports
  • Preparation and interpretation/review of stress calculations of relatively complex nature in high seismic zones.
  • Locate and identify pipe supports on isometrics along with type of supports
  • Evaluation of local stresses via code cases like N318, N392, and WRC107/297.
  • Review and sign-off piping isometrics considering flexibility and supporting
  • Prepare complete documentation of the stress analysis and support design.
  • Participates in reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data from suppliers
  • Experience of Cryogenic Piping or LNG Piping will be an added advantage.
  • Understands role played by other disciplines on the project.
  • Provides technical direction and assigns work to engineers who are assigned on specific assignments.



  •  A recognized degree in a job-related engineering discipline from an accredited college or university, or a professional license from a recognized licensing board, or specialized courses in relevant general engineering, design, or an appropriate engineering discipline.
  • Broad knowledge of industry/regulatory codes and standards and design criteria pertinent to the discipline. Knowledge of systems, calculations, equipment, applications of methods, plant layout, materials, and computers for preparation of analyses and development of project deliverables within the discipline. Knowledge and understanding of technical and cost issues related to selection of design features within the discipline. Knowledge of engineering work planning and control methods. Knowledge of precedents in the discipline and of principles and practices of related disciplines. Knowledge of related construction practices and the economics involved.
  • Competency: Communication, Development, Engagement, Safety, Self-Discipline, Teamwork, Values & Covenants


Experience & Location:

12 years to 20 years of relevant Pipe Stress Sr. Engineer experience.

Location – Gurgaon, Vadodara & Chennai Bechtel offices


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