Electrical Technology Engineer (Lead - Manager)

Date:  Feb 6, 2024

Houston, TX, US, 77032

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Job Overview:

  • Under broad direction, supervises engineers and/or other technical staff members
  • Provides technical guidance to the group consisting of analog/digital electronics, firmware, power electronics and electrical systems design engineers & technicians
  • Conducts goal setting and performance appraisals of personnel
  • Leads the team in executing various wireline projects and/or initiatives (e.g., standards, best practices, lessons learned)
  • Utilizes project management skills and tracking tools in the organization and execution of project assignments
  • Executes tactical action plans as set by department goals and objectives. Manage the development team to ensure delivery
  • Possesses thorough understanding of the electrical technology and broad understanding of wireline development tools
  • This person will have responsibility for identifying and filling technological and functional requirements
  • The technical leader will also be capable of managing outside consultants in developing solutions and coordinate project design and milestone reviews
  • Incorporates reliability analysis and promotes optimum use of development tools and standards during the design process
  • Understands and promotes HES's quality directives
  • Though this individual's focus will be technical leadership, he/she will perform development tasks maintaining their development expertise
  • Job role has budgetary accountabilities or directly impacts a revenue center's viability or its quality of service via personal contributions


Job Responsibility:

  • Responsible for Wireline Technology team’s delivery on projects, ensuring timeliness, cost and quality while maintaining highest safety standards
  • Actively identify skill gaps, recruit & retain talent
  • Schedule regular Check-ins with team members and manage team’s performance. Lead team’s talent recognition, rewards, and retention efforts
  • Assign resources to design/development projects and function as technical lead and facilitate in design decision making
  • Perform upfront design trade-offs and choose better design paths, utilizing broad knowledge of analog/digital/power electronics, electrical systems, and firmware
  • Present outcome of the design trade-offs in design review meetings
  • Proactively engage with the design team and remove roadblocks, resolve issues & define priorities for the assigned team
  • Facilitate cross-functional coordination, as required for execution of the assigned project, by working with Sensor Physics & Mechanical disciplines
  • Participate in design reviews along with Chief Engineers and follow-up on action items. Ensure adherence to design process
  • Support Project Managers on their goals to complete Design Reviews, Stage Gate Reviews, monthly project reviews, and regular schedule projection and updates. Identify cost/schedule risks, propose, and execute mitigations
  • Provide technical support for Manufacturing during pre-production builds, as well as for Sustaining Engineering.
  • Promote innovation within team and ensure intellectual property protection by submission of invention disclosures by team members.
  • Manage procurement/maintenance/calibration of test equipment and fixtures.


Education Requirements:

  • Skills are typically acquired through an undergraduate degree in Electrical, Computer Science/Engineering, or equivalent degree, and minimum of 8 years related experience or through 12 years of related experience
  • Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles give (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 from Electrical Technology Engineer (Lead - Manager)


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.



3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E.HoustonTexas77032, United States 


Job Details

Requisition Number: 175503 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Wireline and Perforating 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Computer Science, Firmware, Information Technology, IT Manager, Technical Support, Technology