Baker Hughes Component Engineer (m/f) – Electronic in CELLE, Germany

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary:

The Sustaining Engineering Team is looking for an Electronic Component Engineer to join our team. This will be a unique opportunity to join a cross discipline team working with state of the art technologies in the energy development industry.

This hands on position involves all aspects of identification, optimization and qualification of electronic components for drilling and evaluation systems in harsh environment operations. The opportunity affords career growth and mentoring through a well-established training and development program. Our positions offer choices ensuring stability, flexibility, and mobility—both career and geographic.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work on component failure root cause analysis

  • Work on various cases of component obsolescence, also in the Baker Hughes obsolescence database

  • Work on strategies against component obsolescence

  • Identify component families for future use

  • Participate in technical reviews regarding components and circuitry details

  • Component search for obsolescence replacing

  • Discuss the obsolescence consequences within the Baker Hughes component community or other departments like Supply chain, Manufacturing etc., initiate relevant component status changes via ECO and assess ratings in the electrical components database.

  • Support functional groups in all respects concerning obsolescence

  • Initiate component qualifications incl. the appropriate test equipment

  • Conduct component qualifications and evaluate test results

  • Write test reports and other documentation


  • Above-average university degree (FH, University, TU).

  • Good knowledge in electronic circuitry and experience in electronic circuit design

  • Good electrical components and datasheet knowledge

  • Self-contained, self-motivated and structured to work within a worldwide functioning interdisciplinary team

  • Good written and verbal English skills, due to working in an international diverse working environment and strong interest in working with other cultures.

  • You must be legally authorized to work in Germany

Desired Characteristics:

  • Firmware knowledge in C , LabView programming, Altium Designer

  • Experience in SMT solder techniques

  • Highly interested in working in an international team


Celle - Germany

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Job: Services

Title: Component Engineer (m/f) – Electronic

Location: Germany-Lower Saxony-CELLE

Requisition ID: 1817768