Electrical Power Applications Engineer (Senior - Advisor)

Date:  Mar 24, 2024


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Location:  Duncan, OK  OR Houston, TX 


In this role, you will be responsible for the collaboration and interactions in the review of specific customer application(s) using electric technologies for the Low and Medium Voltage power systems for Halliburton’s Production Enhancement Product Service Line (PSL). You will support the delivery/commissioning of these state-of-the-art technology solutions for challenging applications in oil & gas to improve operational efficiency, lower costs and emissions, and maximize well productivity.  You will need to be creative, dynamic, passionate, and data-driven with the ability to effectively communicate and influence the internal teams and/or customers to deliver best-in-class solutions. This is a high visibility position where the incumbent is expected to frequently interact with Technology, business leadership, and customers to formulate and plan technology delivery for electrical power systems applications.


Essential duties & responsibilities:

  • Cultivate a culture of collaboration in the electrical low and medium voltage power systems to ensure that state-of-the-art technology is applied in the development of new customer technical solutions.
  • Proactively collaborate with other personnel engaged in equipment design, maintenance, and operation to ensure safe, reliable deployment of high-performance solutions meeting customer requirements.
  • Interact closely with suppliers to ensure performance, reliability and quality of components and subsystems.
  • Create specifications, procedures, installation instructions, test documents, etc.  These are common tasks and good written communications skills are a must.
  • Various systems and software tools will be used on a regular basis.  This includes an internal Product Data Management system, SAP, internal application tools, and Microsoft Office.
  • Hands-on interaction with the relevant equipment and systems is expected.  This may be in the form of lab testing, full-scale testing, or field testing.
  • Travel to active well sites, customer offices, vendor offices, training/conference venues, and other Halliburton offices is required.  This is typically 10-15% of available time.  Travel for system deployment support may require a flexible schedule. 


Education, experience, and knowledge:

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with at least 5 years of electrical power systems engineering experience or related/applicable experience.  Master’s degree is highly desired but not required.
  • Experience working with customers in the use/application/selection of mobile electrical gear to solve customer specific solutions, and knowledgeable with electrical analysis and in the use of commercial software such as SKM preferred, or ETAP, etc.,
  • Hands on experience in the development of applications of electrical equipment and systems including micro-grids, utility electrical interfaces, natural gas (NG) generators and turbines using industrial electrical distribution, medium voltage switchgear, transformers, motor control centers, AC motors, and protection systems for mobile applications.
  • Experience in medium voltage power generation and/or distribution for oil & gas applications preferred.  Experience with large-scale industrial processes (chemical, pharmaceutical, oil & gas refining) is essential to be successful in this role.
  • Understanding of the commissioning of power system solutions (low & medium voltage), using utility power, micro-grids, and mobile power generation (NG gas turbine & recip. engines), and demonstrated troubleshooting skills is desired, but not required.


Candidates having qualification 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 based on experience and education from the Senior Engineer, Principal Engineer up to the Advisor Engineer



Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.



Houston, Texas OR Duncan, Oklahoma


Job Details

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Requisition Number: 185433 
Experience Level:
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
PSL: Production Enhancement 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time


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