Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Blomsterdalen, Ho, Norway


Lead Mechanical Engineer for Compact Carbon Capture AS - A Baker Hughes Venture

Do you have the passion for a lead role in mechanical design?

Would you like the opportunity to develop your career while developing innovative environmental technology?

Join our Compact Carbon Capture Team in Baker Hughes!

Compact Carbon Capture develops a rotating bed technology that is a novel process intensification utilizing centrifugal acceleration to intensify mass transfer. In principle, it can be applied to any solvent based post-combustion site of emission.

Partner with the best

As a Lead mechanical engineer for Compact Carbon Capture you will be work closely with other engineering experts in a multi-disciplinary team. You will be responsible for mechanical engineering design for the novel absorber and desorber, and also participate in all other process items needed to develop the technology.

As a Lead mechanical engineer, you will be responsible for:
  • Design and engineering of rotating process equipment
  • Following up on manufacture and assembly (both prototypes and larger rotating process equipment)
  • Reporting and document analyses, calculations and tests
  • Analytical and functional calculations of rotating process equipment (for heat and mass transfer)
  • Construction and FEM analysis
  • Design and verification of prototypes and test units


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:
  • Experience with R&D projects (from idea to product)
  • Have experience in Design verification of rotating process units
  • Have competence on fluid dynamics, including CFD analysis
  • Material selection of equipment
  • Have 2D design experience
  • Have 3D design experience
  • Have Good theoretical understanding concerning statics and steel constructions
  • Finite Element method (FEM)
  • Practical knowledge concerning PED (Pressure Equipment Directive), and industry standards, rules and regulations
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills in English
  • Be Flexible in working from Norway for extended periods of time


Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:
  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive


Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Compact Carbon Capture and 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.

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.