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R&D Electrical Engineer - Software Engineer

Date:  Sep 10, 2022

Rio de Janeiro, RJ, BR, 291941

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.


  • Under direct supervision, applies functional requirements and uses engineering tools to design electronic circuits or control systems for product changes or new development.
  • Uses software tools or applications to analyse and conduct tests on electronic circuits or systems and document performance in comparison with design criteria.
  • Identifies the testing objectives at a component level in accordance with Halliburton’s Health, Safety, and Environment procedures and evaluates test results. Assists in preparing component specifications, follows work processes to document designs, and assists in preparation of material for design reviews.
  • Collaborates with mentors to understand the basic content required to submit an invention disclosure and recognizes ideas that have IP potential without disclosing confidential information.
  • Works effectively as a team member by communicating clearly and efficiently to provide innovative solutions.
  • Takes the initiative to go beyond what situations require and focuses on attention to detail by making sure that work is done correctly, completely, and to the highest standards.




  • Software design to support product changes and new product development:
    • Embedded software development 
    • Participate in creating software architecture and designs
    • Implement, test, release and deploy code on embedded systems
    • Continuous improvement through the entire product life cycle
    • Collaborate with project managers, product owners and other engineers, locally and globally
    • Create product support documentation.
    • Participate in and facilitate design reviews.
  • Support technology transfer (documentation and training)
  • Product support to operations
  • Product support to manufacturing
  • Troubleshooting of operational issues
  • Product line governance and continuous improvement



  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, or similar discipline
  • Masters degree in Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering or similar discipline is preferred.
  • Desired to have 5+ years industry experience.
  • Desired to have good knowledge in using modern C++ in both Windows and Linux based environments
  • Desired to have good knowledge in using object-oriented design, preferably using UML for documentation
  • Desired to be proficient using multiple compilers, debuggers, and IDE´s. 
  • Desired to have experience with unit testing and test-driven development 
  • Desired to have experience with Programming languages: C, Python, HTML, PHP, SQL and more
  • Desired to have experience with embedded development
  • Desired to have experience with development tools such as Git, CMAKE, Visual Studio, Azure DevOps, Keil
  • Desired to have Agile experience
  • Desired to have experience with Communication protocols such as: TCP/IP, HTTP, FTP, SSH, PPP, MODBUS, OPC


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.



Rua Paulo Emidio Barbosa 485 Q, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, 291941, Brazil


Job Details

Requisition Number: 149768  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology 
Product Service Line: Completion Tools  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

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