Brazil Rio de Janeiro: Principal Mechanical Engineer

Date: Apr 16, 2019

Location: Rio de Janeiro, RJ, BR, 20011-000

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.

Leads programs by establishing project development plans and approving design documents that follow Health, Safety, and Environment processes. Provides engineering guidance and uses advanced engineering techniques to meet complex design criteria. Develops custom equations and solutions using various engineering tools. Provides recommendations for tests results and assists with complex tests. Reviews and assesses appropriate standards, regulations, and specifications for testing and reliability analysis on projects and processes. Delivers innovative Intellectual Property recommendations for Halliburton and reviews technical papers. Provides technical expertise to meet internal and external customer needs and requirements. Promotes and contributes to a cohesive team environment and maintains open lines of communication with all levels of the organization. Represents Halliburton in professional societies in area of specialization. Skills acquired through the completion of an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline and seven years of related experience.



Master's or Doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering.



  • At least 8 years of experience in modeling, simulation, design and testing;
  • Experience in energy conversion systems, including high-power turbines and powertrains;
  • Advanced knowledge of SolidWorks and MatLab;
  • Experience with Engineering Management, including participation in R&D projects;
  • Required to have strong communication, leadership, teamwork, adaptability, problem solving, critical observation, and conflict solving skills;
  • Fluent in Portuguese & English.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

  • Innovative work-environment in a global company
  • Competitive salaries and pension schemes
  • Career opportunities both domestically and globally
  • Highly skilled colleagues in an international environment
  • Focus on technology and further development

This opportunity considers people with disabilities.