Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: IT - Software Development
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Abingdon, England, 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.

Role Summary:

Working as part of the Flexible Pipe Systems (FPS) Product Development team to support the FPS Integrity Management team in the development of and deployment of software applications to help the design and inspection of flexible risers.

Essential Responsibilities:

Reporting functionally to the MAPS Engineering Leader and locally to the Product Development & Validation Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the software development of applications to support the mechanical design of flexible risers, for controlling the tools to inspect these and in implementing and developing models of the mechanical and electromagnetic behaviour.

Duties to include the following but other others may be assigned to:
  • Writing high quality software in C++/ C# / Python / Visual Basic
  • Interface with regional cross-functional teams to address modelling development requirements and integration
  • Develop and validate underlying software models of aspects of the physical structure
  • Prepare and implement appropriate tests to ensure robust and reliable performance
  • Support the use and extension of software development tools and the technology strategy
  • Assist in providing documentation and training for users and other stakeholders
  • Work with all departments as required to present a comprehensive technology service
  • Lead project tasks with software and programming bias.
  • Maintaining a safe working environment for BHGE employees and customers.
  • Contributing to the development and implementation of QA policies and processes.


• A good honours degree in a software, scientific or engineering subject or equivalent knowledge and experience
• Candidates with Master degrees or PhD's or equivalent knowledge and experience which have a strong programming element are welcome

Desired Characteristics:
  • Some years' experience in a software development environment
  • Software development in C++ / C# / Python
  • Scientific modelling and analysis
  • Excel, VBA and Database programming
  • Experience of software development tools for source control and testing
  • User interface design
  • Knowledge of the Qt toolkit
  • Experience in the use of Linux
  • Use of commercial and scripting software, e.g. Matlab, MathCad, etc.
  • Flexible and adaptable, willing to learn new skills
  • Ability to independently and to tight deadlines
  • Good team worker
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Strong problem solving skills


  • Abingdon

Salary: Competitive

Posting closes on 26/11/19

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