Baker Hughes Electrical Reliability Engineer (m/f) 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, a GE company 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 an Electrical Reliability Engineer to join our 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.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • 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.

  • Communication with internal and external customers worldwide as a subject matter expert.

  • Travel to support failure analysis and introduction of new services.

Skill 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 interdisciplinary team

  • Good written and verbal English skills

  • Willing to work and travel in an international diverse environment and strong interest in collaborating with people from other cultures.


  • Practical experience in the above mentioned area of expertise gathered during internships, thesis and/or professional experience and apprenticeship

  • Experience in circuit simulation.

  • Experience in MATLAB programming

Job: Engineering/Technology

Title: Electrical Reliability Engineer (m/f)

Location: Germany-Lower Saxony-CELLE

Requisition ID: 1810677