Industrial Water Treatment Application Scientist (Downstream Chemicals) Sugar Land, TX
Baker Hughes GE
Posted 9/5/2018 10:55:50 AM
Job Function: Engineering/Technology
Business Segment: Baker Hughes GE Oilfield Services
Location(s): United States; Texas; SUGAR LAND
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BHGE has an opening for an Application Scientist in Industrial Water Treatment Technology team at our Sugar Land, TX facility. As a leader in the oilfield services industry, BHGE offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and our shareholders. BHGE is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.
The successful candidate will provide technology support to BHGE Downstream Chemicals Division in the areas of Industrial Water Treatment applications. This detail oriented individual will be viewed internally and externally as a subject matter expert in water technology including cooling and boiler water areas, and its industry specifications.
Provide technology support to development and technical recommendations for new chemical applications. Communicate progress to stakeholders.
Work in the team of Downstream Technology in development and commercialization of new products and technologies for Industrial Water Treatment.
Lead the technical development in common projects, project management and new products field applications.
Provides support to operations and manufacturing across water technology product line.
Works closely with sales to help support customers' needs and participates in customer interface individually and with the team of professionals.
Meets with customers to develop and understand the needs for products and services. May train customers and/or field personnel on new products. Handles special projects, as assigned.
Fluent in the cooling water technology, boiler technology and industry standards.
Collaborate across technology and technical support teams in water technology, within Baker Hughes Downstream Chemicals Operation districts.
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineer with 10+ years' experience, Master's Degree and 6+ yrs experience. Ph.D and 4-6 yrs experience
3-5 years of water technology experience.
3 years of lab and product development experience in Chemicals
Good laboratory skills and safety culture leadership
Ability to function independently as well as in a team environment
Effective communication skills - able to accurately and concisely convey complex technical concepts to all individuals of all levels of experience both in a written and oral format
MS or PhD in Chemistry
3-5 years of lab and product development experience
Downstream Chemicals experience
Working knowledge of industry related water technologies
Project Management experience, Working knowledge on PDM process and BHGE Innovation Machine system
Goal oriented individual who requires minimal day to day supervision
Sugar Land, TX
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Locations: United States; Texas; SUGAR LAND
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.