Company: Baker Hughes, a GE Company
Skills: Engineering Manager
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world's first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

People are a key part of our success and how we do business; hence, we invest in our 64,000+ employees in over 120 countries. Fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce is not just the right thing to do, but critical to achieving a competitive advantage.

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Role Summary:

The post holder shall develop and lead the Functional safety organisation within Subsea & Drilling.

Essential Responsibilities:

Lead the Functional Safety function within Subsea Systems in accordance with OGQENG- 0119.

Put in place all the tools and process required for the Subsea Product Company to be successful in delivering on Functional safety requirements.

Develop a network across the business, including representatives from each sub Product Company and support functions, e.g. Sourcing, Field Service, which have Functional Safety requirements on their products and systems.

Develop and own Subsea specific QMS documentation, including Subsea Functional Safety Management policy, ensuring compliance to GE Oil & Gas level QMS and IEC 61508, IEC 61511 and other industry standards or regulatory requirements where appropriate.

Create awareness within the business of Functional Safety, developing in-house training / knowledge share and advising of appropriate external training for those who require it.


Certified Functional Safety Engineer / Professional or equivalent Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, and Electrical, Safety, Environmental Engineering or equivalent.

Proven experience in a Functional Safety Management role within the Subsea Oil & Gas industry

Significant experience in one or more Engineering functions (Design, Testing, Services, certification or related).

Desired characteristics:

Experience of working closely with 3rd party certification providers, such as DNV GL, Exida, TUV.

Familiarity with the range of GE Oil & Gas Subsea & Drilling products.

Able to build and develop relationships and networks internally and externally.

Ability to work independently.

Excellent Verbal and Written Communication skills.

Excellent interpersonal skills, including ability to interact at all levels within and outside the company.


Montrose / Aberdeen / Nailsea / Bristol

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

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