Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Workover or Completion
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, 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:

Baker Hughes has an opening for an Upper Completions Applications Engineer / Advisor supporting Completions at our subsurface safety valve facility in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. The Baker Hughes Upper Completions Group (based in Houston, TX) is looking for strong operational and technical personnel to work in their application-engineering group to provide support to our operations and clients around the globe with emphasis on subsurface safety valves.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Candidate would be a SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT or an ADVISOR of the Upper Completions product line specializing in subsurface safety valves
  • Provide technical and application support to global requests as well as assist in resolving technical and operational issues and challenges
  • Work with other Subject Matter Expert as required to respond to complex issue inquiries
  • Advise sales personnel, customers and geo personnel of technical issues that may affect the installation or sales of products and/or services of the organization
  • Provide support to operations across multiple product lines and interface as Safety Systems Applications Engineering expert with operations, clients, product line management, product development, training, etc.
  • Meet with customers to discuss the application and design of products and services and deliver technical presentations when required
  • Develop and deliver training for Geo-market field engineers and office based support personnel and train customers on new and existing products and services
  • Create and maintain global product manuals and operating procedures for Safety System products and best practices for common engineering activities
  • Investigate and analyze unsatisfactory product performance and drive requirements for products or services enhancement to improve our competitive position
  • Handle special projects as assigned by Product Line Director, Product Line Manager or AEG Manager
  • Assist in technical proposals by recommending products to meet specific downhole applications, feasibilities for design of new products and modifications to existing equipment


  • BS Degree in Engineering with 10+ years of experience in Completions and Production within the oilfield industry - operational, field, or technical experience
  • In-depth knowledge of mechanical design, engineering layouts, engineering drawings, and calculations
  • In depth understanding of safety valve, packer and flow control product design, function, and application strongly desired
  • Strong communication and presentation skills. Able to build a good working network with different stakeholders in the product center and global operations
  • Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.
  • Travel to international locations in support of product is expected
  • This is a global support role and may require providing 24-hour technical product support for field operations and customers as projects require.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Upper Completions experience strongly preferred
  • Subsurface safety valve experience required
  • Deepwater Application knowledge is a plus
  • Project management skills to facilitate project completion between various departments and locations


Broken Arrow, OK

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