Electrical Reliability Engineer

Celle, Lower Saxony
24 Nov 2016
08 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time

Electrical Reliability Engineer - m/f

Celle, Germany

Employment status
Full Time Regular (local)

About this job
Baker Hughes Incorporated has a job opening for an Electrical Reliability Engineer in Celle, Germany.
As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and our shareholders.
The Drilling Services group is looking for Electrical Engineer to join our Central Reliability Assurance team. This will be a unique opportunity to join a cross discipline team working with state of the art technologies in the energy development industry.
This hands on position involves full exposure to development, testing, deployment, and analysis of new components and complete systems for harsh environment operations. The opportunity affords career growth and mentoring through a well-established training and development program. Our positions offer choices ensuring stability, flexibility, and mobility-both career and geographic.
Baker Hughes is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.

Key responsibilities/accountabilities
  • Perform failure investigation and root cause analysis for downhole drilling and evaluation tools. Write reports to summarize results and communicate lessons learned.
  • Evaluate system and component performance in their application. Monitor for trends and initiate actions accordingly in order to improve reliability, durability and cost.
  • Optimize design concepts to meet performance/reliability requirements and cost targets utilizing advanced simulation tools for functional as well as survivability evaluation.
  • Contribute to development of test plans and collaborate on execution of tests at a system level or component level. Complete documentation and change management processes for product enhancements.
  • Collaborate with engineering department in design reviews and bench mark studies.
  • Present failure analysis results in the technology development process.
  • As a subject matter expert communication with maintenance locations worldwide.
  • Travel to major maintenance facilities supporting failure analysis and introduction of new services.
Essential qualifications/requirements
  • Above-average university degree (FH, University, TU).
  • Experience in analogue and digital circuits and systems.
  • Knowledge of the technology of electronic components and sensors.
  • Knowledge in the area of measurement and control engineering.
  • Experienced in handling modern electronic laboratory equipment.
  • Advanced technical skills.
  • Demonstrated advanced problem solving skills with respect to Applied Electronics, Engineering Design, and Technology Development.
  • Self-contained, self-motivated and structured to work within a worldwide functioning interdisciplinary team
  • Good written and verbal English skills, due to working in an international diverse working environment and strong interest in working with other cultures and travel.
Preferred qualifications/requirements
  • Practical experience in the above mentioned area of expertise gathered during internships, thesis and/or professional experience.
  • Experience in circuit simulation.
  • Demonstrated strong ability to develop within a technical mentoring environment as well as to work independently.

Baker Hughes is a leading supplier of oilfield services, products, technology and systems to the worldwide oil and natural gas industry. By being the service company that best anticipates, understands and exceeds our customers' expectations, Baker Hughes Advances Reservoir Performance. The company's 39,000-plus employees work in more than 80 countries in geomarket teams that help customers find, evaluate, drill, produce, transport and process hydrocarbon resources. Baker Hughes' technology centers in the world's leading energy markets are pushing the boundaries to overcome progressively more complex challenges. Baker Hughes develops solutions designed to help manage operating expenses, maximize reserve recovery and boost overall return on investment through the entire life cycle of an oil or gas asset. Collaboration is the foundation upon which Baker Hughes builds our business and develops next-generation products and services for drilling and evaluation, completions and production and fluids and chemicals. For more information on Baker Hughes' century-long history, visit our website.

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