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Friction Stir Research Engineer

Updated: Jan 15 2013
Desired Expertise: Design Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Friction Stir
Experience: 3+ years
Minimum Education: Masters Degree
Location: Provo, UT, US
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Job Description:

We are looking for a qualified Research Engineer to join our Bits & Advanced Technologies segment of Schlumberger in the MegaStir group. The Schlumberger Research Engineer uses his/her engineering expertise under general supervision to support research projects and recommend scientific and engineering approaches and solutions. This position will require the ability to design hardware, operate milling machines, conduct test plans and manage project scope.


  • Conducts scientific research and is responsible for managing project scope
  • Employs standard scientific and engineering principles, theories and concepts
  • Makes independent decisions on routine issues and methods and recommends engineering approaches and solutions
  • Has a deep understanding in own area of engineering expertise and works to expand breadth of technical knowledge
  • Promotes teamwork, communication and sharing of information


  • Working knowledge of solid works and design principles
  • Working knowledge of Friction Stir Welding
  • The ability to characterize, critically interpret, communicate and make decisions based on analytical data is essential
  •  Must be able to summarize and communicate relevant data and concepts to expert and non-expert audiences
  • M.S. in Materials Science or Mechanical Engineering

This Position Is Closed to New Applicants

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