Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Design Engineer, Umbilicals, Risers and Flowlines
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom


Are you a Design Engineer looking for a new challenge?

Do you enjoy solving complex design challenges?

Join our Flexible Pipe Systems team

We devise smarter systems to control and monitor oil and gas extraction. Innovating in the energy industry, our subsea and surface pressure capabilities are industry leading. The Flexible Pipe Systems business supply specialist unbonded flexible subsea flowline and riser technology globally.

Partner with the best

As a Riser Design Engineer - Global Analyst, you will work within the Baker Hughes Flexible Pipe Systems Engineering team to provide global analysis engineering support from bid acquisition through to project execution, overseeing and supporting the work of the systems design and engineering group.

As a Riser Design Engineer - Global Analyst, you will be responsible for:

  • Producing dynamic modelling and analysis of flexible riser systems to meet Client specifications and industry standards
  • Assessing environmental and vessel data for implementation into a system model
  • Providing detailed technical evaluations of riser systems as part of the project execution process
  • Supporting development of methodologies and produce procedures for riser system analysis
  • Reviewing, assessing, and presenting design documentation results (Metocean Data, mooring reports etc)
  • Producing comprehensive analysis reports for submission as part of either FEED study or Project Execution work


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a degree from an accredited university in in Mechanical, Structural Engineering or Naval Architecture
  • Have an understanding of design drivers and modelling of ancillary equipment (bend stiffeners, buoyancy modules) and mooring systems
  • Have knowledge and understanding of the main standards for design of offshore structures and flexible pipes (DNV, API, etc)
  • Have experience in Finite Element Analysis of dynamic riser systems - Orcaflex and / or Flexcom
  • Have a knowledge of structural mechanics, fluid mechanics (vessel motion, hydrodynamics and wave kinematics), stress analysis and buckling strength analysis of structural components
  • Have the ability to write technical reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals; organize and provide technical documentation in a logical format for customer evaluation


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:

  • Compressed hours


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 change 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 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.