Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Chemical Engineering, Chemist
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Sugar Land, Texas, United States
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Role Summary:

The OIC Technology team has an immediate opportunity for a Product Development Engineer in Technology based in Sugar Land, TX.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Plans and conducts research, propose experiments and analyze data to test hypotheses to enhance understanding of products and processes and to provide inventive solutions toward new development efforts
  • Apply sophisticated scientific understanding to research or development problems, ideas or projects
  • Balance hands-on work-related activities with technical leadership related activities
  • Collaborate with research and manufacturing functions throughout product development cycle
  • Handle multiple projects and stay on schedule for project deliverables
  • Communicate research results to stakeholders through reports and presentations
  • May provide work direction for less experienced scientists and technicians
  • Handles special projects, as assigned


  • Bachelor's Degree in a Scientific discipline with 15+ years' experience, in Chemical Engineering / Polymer Science / Chemistry or Master's Degree with 12+ years experience or PhD with 10 + years experience
  • 10+ years of experience in oilfield research or technical support role, with knowledge of corrosion and flow assurance.
  • Ability to conduct lab test involving hazardous chemicals, including strong acids, H2S, etc
  • Ability to resolve complex problems
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Ability to communicate well individually and in team environment
  • Good written and verbal skills in English
  • Must be action oriented, ethical in value, and have a strong customer focus

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with polymer resin synthesis, corrosion testing and scale testing


Sugar Land, TX