Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Norway

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:

Seeking an effective Mechanical / Structural Engineer to take ownership of products and tasks within complex Oil & Gas Subsea Control Systems.

The Mechanical / Structural Engineer is characterised by strong product knowledge, self-motivation, leadership traits and a continuous improvement mind-set.

The candidate would be expected to demonstrate Technical ownership of Mechanical Engineering tasks within the SCS Mechanical Engineering department.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Specific Subsea and or Offshore design experience is essential.
  • Interpretation of industry and international codes and standards.
  • Interpretation of client standards and global practices.
  • Ensuring technical compliance of products with specification, codes, standards, legislation and client technical requirements.
  • Engagement with all relevant stakeholders (internal and external) and developing and maintaining effective relationships/partnerships in order to meet programme schedule.
  • Generation and / or review of technical procurement specifications, parts and document suites.
  • Product and task ownership including the generation of robust design files to demonstrate due diligence.
  • Ensuring that product design conforms with a field proven or qualified technology.
  • Ensuring that best practice is followed to achieve maximum levels of safety, quality and efficiency.
  • Representation of Baker Hughes in client and vendor focused design review.
  • Technical contribution to vendor selection processes.
  • Active contribution to department and site goals and initiatives.
  • Act as a change agent in the business with energy, passion & enthusiasm to support business activities and alignment of processes to meet business needs.
  • Takes responsibility in working across global Subsea Production Systems (SPS) Engineering Teams to deliver solutions to assigned work packages when required.
  • Demonstrates ability to multi-task and work to agreed schedules and be 'commercially aware' in engineering solutions.
  • Implement initiatives and ensuring best practices are followed to continuously improve the Inquiry to Order (ITO) & Order to Remittance (OTR) responsiveness of the organization to customer and business needs.
  • Support Procurement, Manufacturing and Services Teams throughout product lifecycle.
  • Prepare workshop production package
  • Proficiency in GD&T


  • Degree in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Certificate or equivalent.
  • Experience on closely related equipment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of product development lifecycles, design and document change control.
  • Self-motivated and able to work both individually and as part of a team.
  • Ability and willingness to work in range of environments to include but not limited to industrial facilities, manufacturing facilities, and power industry facilities. Proven ability to achieve business' targets.
  • Strong Technical problem solving and report out skills.
  • Resilient & persistent under all circumstances.
  • You must have unrestricted authorization to work in Country of posting.
  • Availability to travel internationally for project needs and for short term assignments.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge and competency within FEA, strength and fatigue analysis
  • Machining methods experience
  • Experience and knowledge of the design and operation of Hydraulic Control Systems
  • Good language and communication skills in both Norwegian and English
  • Continuous improvement mind-set.
  • Experience of working in a global team.
  • Computer base knowledge (MS Word/Excel/Outlook/CAD).
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work unsupervised.
  • Possess excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Outstanding creativity and ability to communicate ideas.
  • Customer Focus.


Stord, Norway

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