Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Driller, Drilling Consultant
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Pointe-Noire, Kouilou, Republic of the Congo

Drilling Applications Engineer- Drilling Services

Are you a Drilling Applications Engineer looking for a new project?

Do you enjoy being part of a successful team?

Join our Team.

Our oilfield technology and services help you operate efficiently and predictably. Ensuring that projects are executed right the first time and assets consistently perform at peak productivity. Our portfolio is enriched by digitalization, artificial intelligence and automation capabilities that enable remote operations, reduce risk, and drive decarbonization efforts.

Partner with the best

As a Drilling Application Engineer, you will deliver flawless execution through involvement in pre-planning, job execution, and post-job analysis. This position works seamlessly together with the Service Delivery Coordinators. With other resources across organizational boundaries to ensure all aspects and constraints of the applications are understood and have been considered.

As Drilling Applications Engineer - Drilling Services, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring compliance with manage the Job Cycle (MtJC) process.
  • Working with the assigned Service Delivery Coordinator/Salesperson to understand the client's well construction or production objectives.
  • Compare job as-planned versus job as-executed, document any lessons learned and develop recommendations for further improvements to procedures to ensure continuous improvement takes place .
  • Working on Field Incidents related to products/services.
  • Performing offset job analysis and product/service specific engineering modelling calculations to understand application hazards and incident potential.
  • Designing a job program, including risk mitigation and contingency plans, that meets the client's objective(s).
  • Ensure timely incident management to enable fast customer issue resolution and cash collection .
  • Participating in Incident Investigations when required, ensuring the end to end process is considered, when determining incident cause(s) and corrective actions.
  • Working on Field Incidents related to products/services.
  • Providing sales support and product application recommendations.

Fuel your passion.

To be successful in this role you will:

Have a Bachelor's degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics.

Have excellent leadership and interpersonal, influencing and planning skills.

Have the ability to be on call outside of normal business hours.

Have the ability to work in a global matrix organization.

Have excellent communication and presentation skills.

Have exceptional organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.

Have the ability to travel (potential for travel to rig sites, customer facilities, meetings, trainings, etc.).

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:


  • Please discuss your preferred working arrangements with your recruiter during the process.

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:
We are an energy technology company that provides solutions to energy and industrial customers worldwide. Built on a century of experience and conducting business in over 120 countries, our innovative technologies and services are taking energy forward - making it safer, cleaner and more efficient for people and the planet.

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.