mechanical design engineer – string testing

  • Contract
  • Italy

Baker Hughes

Are you passionate about technology?

Do you like collaborating across teams to deliver success for Customers bringing #Energy Forward

Join our Industrial & Energy Technology Team

Our Industrial & Energy Technology team provides industry-leading products and services that promote the energy transition improving the extraction, production, and processing of energy. We help a diverse range of customers across the value chain to reduce environmental impact and improve productivity. We design and innovate turbo-machinery product solutions for our global customers and adopt cutting-edge technology and continuous innovation mindset to deal with new challenges such as #Hydrogen, #Decarbonization, #CCS, #Energy Production.

Partner with the best

The String Testing Mechanical Design Engineer oversees the mechanical and piping design activity for assigned projects inside the String Test cell. In the daily work He/she deliver (execute and control) project documentation, drawings/specifications, relative to: P&ID definition; plant system mechanical layouts; piping design; structure design.

In is mission He/She is also responsible to participate in #Decarbonization initiatives following programs with partner University and to promote #Digitalization & #Improvement of test methodology, processes, and procedures.

As String Testing Mechanical Design Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Executing string test design (thermodynamic and mechanical) for turbo-compressors, electric motor-compressor, and turbo-generator packages: such as conceptual P&ID diagrams, thermodynamic verification with Company tools, piping design according ASME code (including stress analysis), supporting structure design and verification.
  • Formulating functional purchase specifications/data sheet of mechanical system items (such as cooler, valves, …) and be accountable for technical alignment closure with material supplier.
  • Managing external contractor work and assuring that technical documentation is issued according to project planning schedule.
  • Assuring that Lesson Learned are captured in the assigned design.
  • Providing technical assistance on test field during plant erection.
  • Participating on assigned team groups to address organizational / improvement initiatives and act as owner /presenter in technical reviews.
  • Supporting de-carbonization roadmap of String Test cell with reference to Mechanical system integration both with test facility and national grid lines.

Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a degree in Engineering subjects, Energetic, Mechanical, Structural are preferred  and relatable work experience.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Show ability to manage and oversees multiple projects/activities with high intensity
  • Show ability to plan and lead cross functional programs.
  • Be an experienced problem solver, with analytical approach identifying root causes and implementing improvements solutions
  • Display a good knowledge of Mechanical System integration in turbomachinery plants and commissioning operations.
  • Be fluent in English and Italian languages and be able to work in EU

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too.

In this role we can offer to flex daily working hours and remote working, according to production schedule, to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive.

Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all our people are engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talents and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.
Join us, and you can expect:

  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety life insurance and disability programs

About Us

With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we’re committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we’re always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner, and more efficient.

About Us:

We are an energy technology company that provides solutions to energy and industrial customers worldwide. Built on a century of experience and conducting business in over 120 countries, our innovative technologies and services are taking energy forward – making it safer, cleaner and more efficient for people and the planet.

Join Us:

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let’s come together and take energy forward.

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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