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Mechanical Engineer (Senior - Advisor)

Date:  Dec 5, 2022

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.




  • Act as technical lead in the design of downhole tools/surface equipment and integration of mechanical, instrumentation, hydraulic or sensor subsystems for wireline services
  • Review and define project requirements, establish, and execute development and verifications plans that ensure requirements are met for multiple projects of high complexity
  • Collaborate with other disciplines (electrical, software, sensor-physics) and support functions (manufacturing, supply chain, technical services) to ensure smooth transition to commercialization of new products
  • Use advanced engineering tools (CAE) to deliver innovative solutions
  • Document design and develop test reports & present design them for lifecycle reviews
  • Comply with Halliburton HSE and Service Quality requirements, Halliburton’s Lifecycle process as well as WPS objectives



  • Subject matter expert in sensors and instrumentation integration to downhole and surface systems
  • Experience in selecting materials and coatings for corrosion, vibration, erosion, or other harsh environments
  • Hands on skills and ability to provide directions to technicians to build, test and troubleshoot prototype tools and systems
  • Expertise in geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Experience with CAD and CAE software (Solidworks and Ansys preferred)
  • Experience with stage-gate development process



  • Experience in acoustics or electro-mechanical downhole tools
  • Experience with product validation: shock, vibration, and environmental testing
  • Experience with DFx (design for cost, manufacturing, and assembly)
  • Subject matter expert in at least one ME domain: high shock, multiphase flow, hydraulic systems


Job Roles:

  • Analyze product/system requirements to create mechanical architecture of downhole tools and surface equipment
  • Define mechanical subsystem and components requirements
  • Own product level and main sub-systems assembly drawings and procedures
  • Lead detailed design of all mechanical components. Provide guidance with GD&T
  • Provide expertise and guidance in analysis of new complex designs using CAE (structural, dynamics, heat transfer, fluid flow)
  • Approve all mechanical subsystem and components design documentation (drawings, materials specification, etc)
  • Perform root-cause analysis of failure modes, interpretation of unexpected test results and conflicting data to formulate hypothesis and drive solutions


The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate/Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, with at least 4 plus years of experience; a demonstrated ability to commercialize technology and to conceive and develop creative/innovative technology. Minimum educational requirement of a doctoral degree and zero years’ experience or a master’s degree and two or more years’ related experience or a bachelor’s degree and four or more years’ related experience


***Candidates with higher experiences will be considered for positions with higher responsibilities****



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: 155939 
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: Testing, Supply Chain, Supply, Technology, Operations