Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Research & Development, Coil Tubing
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Tomball, Texas, United States


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The Coiled Tubing Development Engineer will support Baker Hughes Coiled Tubing (Research & Engineering) division with new mechanical, electrical, software tools, and equipment concepts, combined with testing and field trials of prototypes to support automation technologies. This role reports to the Pressure Pumping Research and Development Manager. The candidate must be capable of taking a leadership design role, interacting with other team members, and have excellent communication skills (English). This job requires conceptual or theoretical activities related to the principles ofengineering,physics, andmaterials sciencefor the design, analysis,manufacturing, and maintenance ofmechanical systems as well as a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of complex and highly technical concepts and principles in the function of Coiled Tubing Operations. The candidate will Lead analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods. Presents to senior leaders (EB and SEB) in specific technical space and on cross-functional teams on how technologies interconnect and contribute to overall strategy. Connects the dots across technologies and develop cross-technology solutions; works on cross-functional projects/teams to deliver technology solutions for the business. Communicates across the function in area of expertise.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical conceptualization based on field specifications or detailed requirements
  • Interact with team members or support staff to finalize machine drawings and to create prototype tools
  • Interact with team members or support staff to QC and assemble prototype tools as well as Alpha and Beta test software that might be created.
  • Interact with team members or support staff to assist/direct prototype testing, and to design test fixtures
  • Develop field trial plans
  • Provide on-site field supervision to support the new technology
  • Oversee any design changes from field trial, and prepare for handoff to production department
  • Project leadership
  • Directing and/or responding to timelines and budget requirements


Fuel your passion

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering
  • 10+ years of direct field experience with Coiled Tubing
  • 3+ years of experience with maintenance, hydraulics and electronics
  • 3+ years of experience with equipment manufacturing or prototyping


Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience developing tools and electronics
  • Project Management experience
  • Basic knowledge of Electrical Engineering and software development


Work in a way that works for you

Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

Working for you

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace challenge with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect:
  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities
  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs
  • Tailored financial programs
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits


About Us

With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

About Us:
With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us:
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let's come together and take energy forward.

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.