Company: Halliburton
Skills: Research & Development, Electrical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

We are looking for the right people - people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.
  • Architect and participate/lead design, development, implementation, verification, validation and reliability growth of electronics based systems & components as applied in downhole tools.
  • Understand and have hands-on experience with micro-processor or controller-based systems, architecture, components and interfaces.
  • Lead/participate in designs with fundamental embedded programming concepts to solve complex problems.
  • Knowledge and experience in embedded debugging IDE (like TI Code Composer Studio), fluent in firmware programming and development in C language as well as basics of assembly language.
  • Lead/participate in overall design/component qualification testing as well as in debugging/troubleshooting of complex issues by using common lab instruments.
  • Hands-on experience in high temperature electronics system design, component selection, qualification & PCB assembly practice.
  • Develop schematics and support PCB design (using CAD tools). Well versed in resolving issues such as noise minimization, reflection, crosstalk, ground bounce, etc.
  • Knowledgeable and have hands-on experience/understanding of common interface protocols like I2C, SPI, RS485, RS232, CAN, USB, etc.
  • Familiar with sensor analog front interfaces and concepts related to sensor calibration.
  • Basic understanding of various filters, amplifier topologies and architecture.
  • Knowledgeable and hands-on experiences on ADC, DAC, LDO, switching power supply topologies
  • Able to perform circuit simulation utilizing tools such as LTSPICE, PSPICE, etc.
  • Able to prepare engineering documents like design specifications, test plans, test procedures, user's manuals, etc.
  • Protect intellectual property by filling timely disclosures and patents.
  • Some travel to field locations/testing locations will likely be required for this role.

Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience and skills, a variety of job opportunities might be available including R&D Principal Electrical Engineer, R&D Advisor Electrical Engineer up to a R&D Senior Advisor Electrical Engineer.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.

3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E. , Houston , Texas , 77032 , United States

Job Details
Requisition Number: 101957
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Production Solutions
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time
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About Halliburton


Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world’s leading providers of products and services to the upstream energy industry.


Halliburton is proud to be a services company, and our customers and investors appreciate our business model.  Our strong competitive position not only comes from our geographic footprint and wide range of products and services, but also, more importantly, from the quality of our work and the dedication of our employees.


With approximately 55,000 employees, representing 140 nationalities in more than 80 countries, Halliburton touches much of the oil and gas that fuel our society.


Our Business


Halliburton comprises 14 product service lines (PSLs). The PSLs operate in two divisions: Drilling and Evaluation, and Completion and Production.


Our Consulting and Project Management PSL works across both divisions and is the spearhead of our integrated-services strategy. Its financial results are included in the Drilling and Evaluation Division. PSLs are primarily responsible and accountable for strategy, technology development, process development, people development and capital allocation.


Our Values


Integrity: Ethics and integrity are the foundation of our brand and the guiding principles for all we do.

Safety: Priority number one. We are focused on our own personal safety, as well as on the safety of others.

Collaboration: We work together with customers, and understand that everyone has a role in providing the best solution.

Competition: We compete to win, knowing that competition makes everyone stronger.

Creativity: We are resourceful. We are innovative, and strive to apply the right technology and solution every time.

Reliability: We deliver what we promise. We believe the quality of our service defines who we are.

Respect: We are honest with ourselves and with each other. We value our diverse skills and talents, and know we are stronger together as one family.


These values are our corporate DNA, the foundation for how we relate to each other and to every individual and entity with whom we interact. These are the principles that every Halliburton employee is expected to use, live by, and demonstrate on a daily basis.


Own Your Career


Our people are essential to our ability to innovate, achieve, grow, and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. We invest in our employees through leadership and competency development, competitive compensation plans, health benefits, work-life programs, and reward and incentive plans.


Opportunities for career development – and the tools you need to take advantage of them – are abundant. Combine those opportunities with your drive and capabilities, and your career path can go in nearly any direction you choose.




Halliburton ranked in the Global Top 10 in the 2019 Rigzone Ideal Employer Rankings -  find out more here.