Baker Hughes Development Engineer - Signal Processing and Control in CELLE, Germany

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Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary:

Baker Hughes Incorporated has a job opening for a Development Engineer - Signal Processing and Control 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 a Development Engineer – Signal Processing and Control to join our team. As a Development Engineer for Signal Processing and Control you are working in a project team within our product development department. You are responsible for the model based development of algorithmic and mechatronic systems and functions. Your field of responsibility covers the test of systems and modules in simulation as well as with HIL test setups, laboratory and field test.

This will be a unique opportunity to join a cross discipline team working with state of the art technologies in the energy industry. Our projects are executed in collaboration with academia, government, and corporate partners.

This hands on position involves full exposure to design, development, testing, and deployment 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.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Above-average university degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar (FH, University, TU).

  • Knowledge in digital signal processing.

  • Knowledge in measurement and control systems.

  • Experience in modelling and simulation.

  • Skilled with Matlab / Simulink.

  • Programming Skills e.g. C, C .

  • 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 working environment and strong interest in working with other cultures.

Key responsibilities/accountabilities:

  • Development of functions for data acquisition and digital signal processing.

  • Design and dimensioning of state observers and closed-loop control algorithms.

  • Modelling and simulation of mechatronic systems.

  • Design of systems- und software architecture.

  • Testing of functions and systems in simulation and with HIL test-setups

  • Specification of requirements.

  • Complete documentation and change management processes for new product development

Preferred qualifications/requirements:

  • Practical experience in the above mentioned area of expertise and in development of algorithms and functions gathered during internships, thesis and/or professional experience.

  • Experience in system- and software design.

  • Knowledge in the field of test systems, -methods and –tools.

  • Knowledge in development processes and standards (Software development process, V-model, ISO26262 etc.).

  • Practical experience in HIL testing.

  • Basic knowledge in power electronics and drive control.

  • Experience with the development of embedded systems.

  • Basic experience with automatic code generation.

  • Demonstrated strong ability to develop within a technical mentoring

  • environment as well as to work independently



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Job: Services

Title: Development Engineer - Signal Processing and Control

Location: Germany-Lower Saxony-CELLE

Requisition ID: 1813334