Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Subsea Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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.

Role Summary:

The Senior Technical Field Service/Subsea Engineer is responsible for safely maintaining and repairing all equipment associated with the Subsea well control system and Riser at Rig level. The Senior Technical Field Service Engineer also takes part in pre-planning and running / pulling the riser and subsea BOP and testing the BOP in compliance with company and regulatory procedures. They will also be responsible for managing unplanned events.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Implement operation safety policy instructions and conduct field work in compliance with all Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) applicable regulations and employee safety practices
  • Ensure operational excellence in the areas of integrity, controllership and compliance
  • Lead and manage offshore Field Service Engineer crew during planned and unplanned (rig down) events
  • Using detailed planning is responsible to estimate the number and type of personnel, parts required and to communicate the request to Customer Field Superintendent
  • Anticipate requirements beyond those that immediately affect the program and assist in implementing actions to satisfy those requirements
  • Responsible to execute the Between Well Maintenance (BWM) schedule
  • Responsible to actively update the BWM schedule daily regarding task accomplishments and variations to schedule
  • Identify, from schedule, daily critical path tasks and manage/execute appropriately
  • Responsible to provide the daily updated BWM schedule to field superintendent, Commercial Platform Manager (CPM), customer scheduler, others as required
  • Responsible for directing and managing offshore teams during planned and unplanned (rig down) events
  • Obtain, interpret, & communicate significant market intelligence & sales opportunities for both assigned programs & support


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (OR a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 5 years of experience in a field services position)
  • Minimum of 5 years of oil industry experience

Desired Characteristics:

  • Engineering degree or commensurate working and professional experience
  • Possesses strong passion for ensuring voice of customer is included in solutions
  • Strong clear thinking abilities and ability to communicate effectively with customers, field service personnel and different functions within the organization
  • Ability to lead and influence cross-functionally
  • Strong Well Control System operational background and experience
  • Project management basic skills


Offshore/Houston, TX

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

Baker Hughes, a GE company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more