Lead Systems Engineer at Baker Hughes

Baker Hughes is a GE company and leading global provider of integrated oilfield products, services, and digital solutions. Baker Hughes makes use of the expertise and enthusiasm of its workers to boost efficiency across the entire oil and gas value chain. It also draws on a strong tradition of innovation.

We are recruiting to fill the following vacancy:

Job Title: Lead Systems Engineer

Job ID: R66783
Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Department: Sales


  • Do you love working with customers, influencing their product strategy and design?
  • Would you enjoy being the go-to technical subject-matter expert?

Join our Systems Engineering team!

  • Our Oilfield Equipment business provides intelligent, connected technologies to monitor and control our energy extraction assets.
  • We provide customers with the peace of mind needed to reliably and efficiently improve their operations. Our team is the last line of defence for quality before it goes to our customers.

Partner with the Best

  • Systems engineering is a cross-functional engineering discipline centred on an approach, mindset, and process. All activities that consider both the business and the technical needs of the customers with the goal of providing a quality product that meets the users needs.

As Lead Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing technical leadership to drive development and delivery of optimised subsea systems aligned with customer requirements and maximising system portfolio advantage
  • Ensuring all activities that span multiple components and products are managed effectively considering how to integrate for maximum performance and operability.
  • Managing system requirements, specifications, and flow down to sub-systems / products / components.
  • Driving validation and verification activities for the overall product / system, including system level testing.
  • Managing technical interface between component and execution organisations.
  • Leading analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods.
  • Presenting to senior leaders in specific technical space and across functional teams on how technologies interconnect and contribute to overall

Fuel your Passion
To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a Degree or have substantial experience in Customer Project Engineering / Technology.
  • Have experience in subsea control systems.
  • Be customer-focused in defining quality and establishing priorities
  • Be capable of creating and presenting technical solutions to customers.
  • Have exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to motivate others and achieve results
  • Must have a NYSC certificate of completion or exemption letter

Work in a way that Works for you

  • We recognise that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:
  • Please talk to us about your desired flexible working options

Working with us

  • Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

The Good Stuff

  • Our inventions have revolutionised energy for over a century.
  • But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today.
  • We prioritise rewarding those who embrace change with a package that reflects how much we value their input.

Join us, and you can expect:

  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities
  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs
  • Tailored financial programs
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online



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