Baker Hughes Mechanical Design Engineer - Intelligent Production Systems (IPS) - Houston, TX in HOUSTON, Texas77007


Houston, TX 77011


Full Time Regular


Baker Hughes Incorporated has an opening for a Mechanical Design Engineer - Intelligent Production Systems at our Hollister facility in Houston, TX. 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. Baker Hughes is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.


The Intelligent Production Systems (IPS) group is chartered with developing completions that provide our clients with downhole production information and provide means to allow them to control the flow into the wellbore so that they can optimize their production. Intelligent Completions are a relatively new market segment and is one of the fastest growing areas in the oilfield. These systems integrate various products and typically combine hydraulics, electronics, mechanical systems and software to provide the client with the state-of-the-art completion solution. The Design Engineer will provide support to develop and manufacture intelligent wells system product line.


  • Responsible for processing Front End task in a timely manner.

  • Conducting fracas investigations is a responsibility. These require failure analysis, calculations, and communication of the results to customers.

  • Manufacturing support is a key responsibility of the engineer in this position. Engineering change request is primary method of notification. Any other requests that come from manufacturing will fall under this type of work.

  • Quality notifications are a daily requirement for this position. Quality notifications describe manufacturing defects that require engineering input to ensure the tool will function as required.


  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 1 years related design engineering experience OR a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Mechanical design skills with proficiency in SolidWorks or equivalent 3D solids modeling design and analysis software.

  • Good analytical skills.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Knowledge of general principles, concepts, theories, and practices of mechanical design.


  • Language proficiencies in addition to English are a plus.

  • Drawing checking rights are preferred

  • IPS experience is a plus.

  • Design experience with Gauge carriers and Chemical injection products a plus


  • Some travel may be required for field support.

  • The successful candidate will be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.


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.

Baker Hughes is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, race, national origin, ethnic origin, color, disability status, veteran status, religion, sexual orientation or any other protection guaranteed by local law.

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Job: Research and Development

Title: Mechanical Design Engineer - Intelligent Production Systems (IPS) - Houston, TX


Requisition ID: 1708479