Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
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 responsibility of this position is supporting Polyflow Onshore spoolable pipe products (Thermoflex and Thermoflex Lite) through development, qualification testing and project deployment of mechanical end connections - that are metallic (coated or CRA) and swaged onto a non-metallic pipe. This role will manage the design of a range of next-generation end fittings, include the optimization of the design methodology and the field-application equipment for swaging these.

Essential Responsibilities
  • Conduct all aspects of engineering analysis and design of Polyflow coupling and end fittings
  • Maintain full understanding of the analysis and design of Polyflow Reinforced Thermoplastic Pipe
  • Develop and document coupling and end fitting design methodology, including development of in-house design software
  • Prepare customer-ready reports including design premise, design, and analysis reports using report templates documenting the result of engineering and analysis work to customer
  • Prepare documentation and drawings providing instructions to manufacturing and procurement for pipe/end fitting/ancillary equipment/packaging
  • Prepare Bills of Material and implement engineering change notices as needed
  • Represent Baker Hughes in meetings with customers and participate in technical qualification meetings
  • Conduct product qualification in accordance with industry standards, including API 15S and other relevant standards

  • MSc in Mechanical, Structural or other relevant Engineering or science discipline.
  • Minimum 5-year relative experience required, flexible pipe experience is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Finite Element analysis software (ABAQUS/ANSYS or equivalent software)
  • Proficiency with SolidWorks
  • Presentation skills
  • Travel up to 20% is required

Desired Characteristics
  • Excellent technical writing skills and communication skills are required
  • Safety-focused and quality driven
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Able to work with minimal supervision, both alone or in teams
  • Self-starter who is able to take initiative to solve problems and overcome obstacles
  • Knowledge and experience with composite materials

Location: Houston, TX