Mechanical Engineer SR - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-15
C&J Energy (cjenergy.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Houston
Texas
77042
United States

Position Summary

The Mechanical Engineer SR reports to the Project or Program Manager and is responsible for developing and supporting oil field equipment used by C&J Energy to deliver superior services to our customers.  The Mechanical Engineer SR will work with Operations and Sales to understand the product requirements, and then work independently or within a team, to develop a product that meets the specified requirements.  The Mechanical Engineer SR will develop and oversee testing programs to verify product performance, and interface with Manufacturing to safely produce a cost-effective product.  This position may manage large projects and supervise the designers and technicians that make up the project team. A Bachelor's degree is required.

Key Accountabilities

  • Research current and future technology needs by investigating current failure modes and understanding future trends.
  • Develop key/differentiating technology requirements.
  • Design product, tooling and test fixture designs that consider function, performance, manufacturing and maintenance.
  • Conduct risk analysis and develop analysis, simulation and test programs.
  • Conduct detailed analysis and simulations to include stress, strain, shock/vibration, fluid dynamics, and thermodynamics.
  • Lead engineering, qualification, and field tests.
  • Work with tool manufactures to develop best practices for product maintenance procedure.
  • Establish production and supply chain, including implementation of manufacturing, assembly and testing methods and equipment.
  • Establish field support. Monitor operational performance. Resolve failures and propose improvements.
  • Lead improvements in the product development process. Mentor other team members.
  • Related work as required.
  • Oversee creation and maintenance of manufacturing drawings and develop maintenance procedures

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to lead a team, with professional interpersonal and effective communication skills.
  • Ability to make quality and timely decisions.
  • Ability to manage priorities appropriately to meet deadlines and budget.
  • Knowledge of and skill in mechanical engineering analysis, simulations and testing.
  • Knowledge of and skill in product design and risk management.
  • Ability to problem solve.
  • Knowledge of hydraulic fracturing equipment.
  • Knowledge of oilfield equipment manufacturing processes.
  • Knowledge of technology needs and trends.

Required Experience and Education

  • Bachelor's Degree - Required
  • Master's Degree - Preferred
  • More than 10 years of relevant experience in Hydraulic Fracturing equipment/products required
  • More than 10 years in oilfield equipment design and testing required

 

Required Travel:  10% - 25% 
Number of Openings:  1 
FLSA Status:  Exempt 
Type of Position:  Salaried   
Position Status:  Full Time 
Additional Available Locations:   

 

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