Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Research & Development
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: PhD/Doctorate
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 Research and Innovation Team has an immediate opportunity for a seasoned Electrical Engineer or Physicts as a part of a multidisciplinary Technology Team focused on research and rapid proof of concept efforts. The individual will influence, participate in, and direct team-based technology projects which result in new product offerings for the Baker Hughes' Completions and Production portfolio.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Works in a multi-disciplinary team of engineering and science personnel to identify and research innovating technology concepts.
  • Develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by the department.
  • Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposals.
  • Oversees the execution of projects.
  • Ultimately responsible for delivering knowledge and design feasibility evaluations across a wide range of technologies and completion and intervention tools
  • Plans and directs research
  • Guides identification and selection of qualified vendors.
  • Reviews progress and evaluates results.
  • Works with considerable latitude in making autonomous decisions.
  • Handles special projects, as assigned.
  • Work with Supply Chain and third party supplies to meet equipment delivery requirements.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or Physics
  • 7+ year's related experience
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Proficiency in managing multiple priorities and working across interdisciplinary lines
  • Occasional travel required both domestically and internationally
  • Customer and supplier interaction required
  • Authorized to work in the US without sponsorship

Desired Characteristics:

  • Masters or Doctorate degree in Engineering or Science with 10+ years of industry experience in the development of technology
  • Demonstrated experience in the leadership of multidisciplinary development teams


Houston, TX