Summary of Role:

  • Under minimum supervision, applies functional specifications and uses engineering tools to design hardware, electronic circuits, control systems or algorithms for product changes and new development.
  • Uses software tools or applications to perform routine analysis to predict performance of electronic circuits or control systems and identifies design improvements by evaluating results.
  • Contributes in reliability analysis such as risk assessments and Failure Mode Effects Analysis by compiling and examining data.
  • Identifies the testing requirement at a system level with the emphasis on complying with test standards and Halliburton’s Health, Safety, and Environment procedures.
  • Contributes to Halliburton’s Intellectual Property portfolio by preparing Invention Disclosures and recognizing ideas that have Intellectual Property potential without disclosing confidential information.
  • Works as integral part of multi-discipline team including project management, mechanical engineering, assembly and test, and software teams.


  • Design and develop embedded hardware for permanent downhole tools
  • Design for Manufacturing
  • Design Tests and Procedures
  • Analyse design issues and identify solutions
  • Independently evaluate design and execute tests to meet stated requirements
  • Create Product Support Documentation
  • Participates and facilitates electrical Design Reviews
  • Creation of new Intellectual Property
  • Support Technology Transfer (Documentation and Training)
  • Product Support to Operations
  • Product Support to Manufacturing
  • Troubleshooting of operational issues
  • Product Line governance and continuous improvement


  • 3 years of industrial experience with at least 2 years in Oil & Gas industry, specifically experience in permanent monitoring, sensors, gauges, flow control devices, interface systems, and data acquisition systems. Experience in reliability via contributing in programs such as FMEA (Failure Mode and Effects Analysis) for reliability assessment at design stages; Experience in high temp design, and reliability test programs such as HALT, QALT, and ESS; Experience in working with material returns, troubleshooting and technical documentation of results; Development of new products including drafting requirements, following design life cycle, documentation, and support commercialization.
  • 2 years of related experience as design engineer for analog and digital electronics; schematic capture and PCB layout software in Altium Designer or equivalent. Experience with FPGA programming using Verilog; Data Acquisition Units such as National Instruments Modules; analog circuit simulation software for evaluating concepts.
  • 2 years of related experience in high temperature (150C and higher) electronics design, simulation, prototyping, and testing for permanent installations.
  • 1 year of related experience in downhole communication systems, filtering, signal analysis and decoding.
  • 1 year of related experience in analyzing multichip module (MCM), micro-probing, and troubleshooting.
  • 1 year of related experience in generating project reports and status updates for strategic meetings.


  • Skills acquired through the completion of a master’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering or similar discipline and three years of related experience.