Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: NAILSEA, United Kingdom
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Role Summary:

The Lead Systems Engineer for the Systems group within Subsea Production & Intervention Controls Systems will provide technical guidance and development/deployment of world class Control Systems with the ability to be deployed on multiple EPC and Brownfield projects globally. This role requires a dynamic systems Thinker how is passionate about creating innovative customer outcomes.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for developing and delivering Safe and Compliant products across the Engineering Group.
  • Working with allocated project team to deliver the required systems engineering scope.
  • Responsibility and accountability for delivery of work scopes with allocated project teams.
  • Ownership of system Engineering design file, FMEA, HAZOP and other processes/analysis.
  • Collaboration across the organisation (both peers and senior leaders) to ensure smooth and effective delivery of all relevant Customer projects (EPC and Brownfield Project types.
  • Support the organisation with technical guidance and development of a world class product offering.
  • Interface to internal and external regional clients, building relationships and world class response/interaction.
  • Full review and understanding of technical scope, requirements and specifications.
  • Support in gathering Industry VoC and translating that into technical and product offerings.
  • Leading and supporting Engineering bid work as required.
  • Interface with Cross-Functional Dependencies in the pursuit of new business to deliver the most optimal solution
  • Works closely with the Services ITO Commercial Teams (Inquiry to Order) function to ensure accurate and uniform input into tendering and pre-award engineering activities, as well, as accurate transition of the systems engineering into the project delivery phase.
  • Provide technical support to commercial / tender team as required, maintaining continuity of ownership of developed technical solution
  • Works closely with the Subsea Production System engineering resource managers to ensure the required resource profile, competency and skillsets are available to support the business needs (including participation within the recruitment process)
  • Available to travel to global locations to work with customers and regional teams when required 10%.


  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Engineering or Science based discipline or equivalent knowledge and experience.
  • Proven Systems based experience across Production and/or intervention Controls technology.
  • Must have aptitude for learning new technology, techniques, methods and principles
  • Ability to understand and connect into the wider BH and OFE business to translate business messages across organisation
  • Strong analytical experience and the ability to use analytical tools to aid & enhance product/offering development
  • Understanding of Subsea architecture and ability to translate that into a winning subsea offering.
  • Practical knowledge of NPI and project requisition processes
  • Ability to champion and promote the BH Cultural Pillars
  • Experience developing world class, market leading products
  • Experience delivering projects on both small and large scales
  • Ability to travel internationally as required at short notice.
  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills
  • Strong knowledge sharing and mentoring capabilities
  • Excellent report writing & presentation skills
  • Ability to provide senior leadership updates in a concise and accurate manner
  • Fluent English Speaker

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website

Desired Characteristics:

  • Personal Effectiveness
  • Cognitive Ability
  • Communication Skills
  • Relationship Skills
  • Results Focus
  • Self-Awareness
  • Teamwork
  • Team/Process Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Business Excellence
  • Business Acumen
  • Effective Decision Making
  • Planning Objectives & Measurements
  • Assertiveness
  • Resourcefulness
  • Passion for Excellence
  • Global Thinking
  • Accountability/Commitment/Integrity


  • Nailsea, UK

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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