JOB SUMMARY

  • At NOV Wellbore Technology, we believe that we are building the next generation well construction machine. We aim to deliver easy to use and reliable equipment to the industry that powers the world.
  • In a team that supports a lot of products and projects, days often go by quickly. The best Electrical Engineers get stuff done and take pride in seeing their contributions make a difference out in the field. Our Agile methodology and tools combined with their focus and determination allow them to always make progress. Every day, they leave work with a sense of accomplishment.
  • Our products must be safe to use and built to high quality standards. Therefore, the best Electrical Engineers know that effective design reviews and lifecycle management tools are essential for achieving a high level of scrutiny. The best Electrical Engineers make sure that no stone is left unturned and that our products meet or exceed all requirements. They perform extensive testing of their products, at the component, board or system level.
  • The best Electrical Engineers are system thinkers that possess an extensive set of tools and hands-on competencies. The key to success in this position is fast learning and the love of solving problems. They diagnose problems experienced in testing or in the field, formulate a hypothesis and drive to resolution. They optimize all aspects of the design. Their design reviews highlight the analysis and demonstrate their technical excellence and their application of the scientific method.
  • The best Electrical Engineers have a talent for making complex problems look simple and through their communication skills make everyone around them feel that they are always learning new things. They are factual, concise, and clear in any communication medium. They own their work while seeking inputs and answers from a larger community. They take feedback into account and always have the best interests of the brand in mind.
  • The best Electrical Engineers provide clarity for the team and their stakeholders in priorities, goals and how each team member contributes. The best Electrical Engineers are advocates of the Agile methodology adopted by the group and facilitates planning sessions with the individual contributors. For each effort, the details of the tasks leading to the milestones (plan, design, build, test, verify, validate, implement) are captured in JIRA, status and forecast milestone dates are updated on the project dashboard.
  • The best Electrical Engineers represent their family of products and the team behind them to the rest of the organization. They foster an atmosphere of cooperation, trust and quest for technical excellence. They update a dashboard of activities for the team, ranked in accordance to the business priorities with inputs from the product line manager. The dashboard is then communicated to the team and stakeholders on a bi-weekly basis.
  • This position primarily involves the development, verification and sustainment support of downhole dynamics measurement systems. You will be involved in projects from Concept through production and full lifecycle support. The positions will get exposure to the complete lifecycle of the product. This hands-on position can set the individual with immense career growth opportunities.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform PCB layout activities and board level design using Altium. Layout of components and signal routing best suited for the application and manage library components for the electrical designs projects.
  • Work often involves analog/digital hardware and embedded firmware support throughout the development stages of the design effort.
  • Position requires knowledge of and exposure to hardware design (boards, harnesses, enclosures, connectors).
  • Perform Cable routing and top level electrical assembly models for board interconnects within the larger system.
  • Contribute to the development of automated test tools such as Labview applications to support sensor and component testing as needed.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and make modification to software and firmware (C\C++), with experience using TI products.
  • Work with laboratory equipment such as power supplies, oscilloscopes, function generators, multimeters.
  • Determine root cause and fault analysis of tools from the field and laboratory testing.
  • Ensure subsequent design changes are documented and transmitted as required to internal and external resources.
  • Must be able to work as an integral support staff of a larger team and take direction and instructions from Senior Engineer Staff.
  • Some travel to test facilities, suppliers may be required
  • Perform other work related tasks as assigned.
  • Comply with all NOV Company and HSE policies and procedures.

Qualifications

Competencies

  • 3-5 years of experience as Electrical Engineer Design and PCB Design and layout tools experience
  • Drive for Results
  • Attention to details
  • Organization skills
  • Peer Relationships
  • Working knowledge of Labview
  • Working knowledge of Analog electronics, Altium CAD preferred
  • Working knowledge of C\C++ programming language
  • Excellent Communication Skills