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R&D Electrical Engineer, Sr Automation

Date:  Apr 12, 2021

Carrollton, TX, US, 75006

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.


Be part of an innovative and collaborative team developing downhole and surface well test equipment and control solutions.  This role is responsible for new product development from concept to commercialization by overseeing details from creation of functional specifications through detailed design and field testing.  Under minimal supervision, develop the next generation surface and downhole equipment control solutions.


Required Qualifications:

  • Subject matter expert on Siemens SIMATIC S7-300 and S7-1500 family of modules
  • Experience with Siemens TIA Portal
  • Experience writing code in Ladder, SCL, FBD, and Graph
  • Experience with PLC module selection based on system requirements and needs
  • Knowledgeable on single and three phase systems
  • Experience with sizing cables, circuit breakers, and fuses
  • Experience working with engineers of other disciplines (such as mechanical engineers) to document processes that a PLC and/or HMI must perform
  • Experience in testing, commissioning, and troubleshooting electrical panels
  • Experience contributing and/or leading Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Detail oriented and strong communication skills



  • Experience working on SIL rated systems
  • Siemens Certified Programmer in TIA Portal
  • Siemens Certified Automation Engineer for SIMATIC Safety


Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles 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



Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



2601 Belt Line Rd, Carrollton, Texas, 75006, United States


Job Details

Requisition Number: 92118  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology 
Product Service Line: Testing and Subsea  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 


Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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