Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Research & Development, Perforation
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Can you deliver a flawless execution of products and services?

Are you passionate about delivering quality through meeting standards and procedures

Join our Wireline Team

We are the leader in well construction and production, our innovative physical and digital solutions improve efficiency, production and maximize reservoir value. Our team is the repair hub for all, global Wireline technologies. We provide a high level of service to ensure the maintenance, repair and refurbishment of our innovative equipment.


The Lead Scientist is r esponsible for activities aimed at proving a concept to be valid or technically feasible by the application of scientific and engineering methodologies.

Fuel Your Passion:
  • Conceptual or theoretical activities related to matter and its motion through space and time, along with related concepts such as energy and force.
  • Leads analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods.
  • Communicates across direct organization. Presents to senior 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
  • Ability to take ownership of technical category, including supporting the development, maintenance, and field support of an existing service.
  • Work in this family typically has the objective of demonstrating through test or analyses the performance and implementation potential of a concept.
  • Comprehensive in-depth understanding of complex and highly technical concepts and principles in the own part of the function.
  • Strong knowledge of technical concepts in technologies that intersect with own technical space.
  • Ability to take ownership of technical category, including supporting the development, maintenance, and field support of an existing service.

  • Masters degree from an accredited university
  • PhD Preferred degree
  • Minimum of 5 additional years of experience in Physics.
  • 8 years' experience in Oil and Gas Industry
  • Preferred candidate will have an advanced degree in engineering or physics, with particular expertise in developing commercial workflows for perforating systems.

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:
  • Monday - Friday 8am-5pm

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.