Halliburton United States Houston: R&D Senior Chemist in Houston, Texas

United States Houston: R&D Senior Chemist

Date: Sep 21, 2017

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

  • Oversees the development of new technologies and products which contributes to long term technology and business vision

  • Leads projects by developing new experimental designs and risk mitigation strategies

  • Provides Intellectual Property recommendations for Halliburton and reviews technical papers

  • Provides technical expertise to meet internal and external customer needs and requirements

  • Promotes and contributes to a cohesive team environment and effectively communicates with all levels of the organization

  • Represents Halliburton in professional societies in area of specialization

  • Analyze complex chemical problems and be able to use chemistry and career experience to investigate problems multiple layers deep

  • Distill complex problems into manageable solutions

  • Ability to synthesize information from macroscopic property tests to molecular level analytical information

  • Derives meaningful conclusions about complex chemical systems, with particular focus on surfactant/fluid interaction

  • The ideal candidate should have a proven record of introducing industrial products

Required Competencies:

  • Experience in the chemistry and testing of surfactants

  • Working knowledge of foamed and emulsified fluid systems

  • Knowledge of structure/property relationships for surfactant and modification of interfacial tension

  • Understanding of pressure and temperature effects on multiphase fluid systems

  • Ability to interface with external partners and internal customers to develop and vet new technologies

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Suitable candidates include PhD Chemists or Chemical Engineers with 1-5 years of experience

  • Minimum educational requirements are a Doctoral degree and 1-5 years’ experience, or Master’s degree and five or more years’ experience

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Preference given to individuals with oil and gas industrial experience

  • Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for a higher level role given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs

  • Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available including R&D Principal Chemist.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in the chemistry and testing of surfactants

  • Working knowledge of foamed and emulsified fluid systems

  • Knowledge of structure/property relationships for surfactant and modification of interfacial tension

  • Understanding of pressure and temperature effects on multiphase fluid systems

  • Ability to interface with external partners and internal customers to develop and vet new technologies

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Location

3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032,United States

Job Details

Requisition Number: 42720

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology

Product Service Line: Production Enhancement

Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position:

Nearest Major Market: Houston