Senior Mechanical Engineer

Halliburton | Houston, TX

Posted Date 3/17/2023

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.


  • Guides others on engineering tools, test specifications and assesses application of Health, Safety, and Environment techniques during the design process
  • Applies and interprets engineering calculations to obtain design solutions and troubleshoot erroneous results
  • Defines input requirements and develops functional specifications by utilizing basic statistical methods and reliability techniques
  • Contributes to Halliburton’s Intellectual Property portfolio by delivering innovative and commercially successful solutions
  • Creates an impactful relationship with Halliburton’s technical community, customers, and vendors by proactively collaborating with key stakeholders
  • Participates in professional societies in area of specialization

Job Description

  • ACE is the control and monitoring software used in Halliburton’s world-leading hydraulic fracturing fleet
  • Candidate will design, develop, and test code to develop and enhance critical features to be used in future operations
  • Candidate will work as a member of the ACE development team
  • Candidate will work directly with the equipment mechanical, electrical, and digital teams to establish requirements, design software architecture, implement and test code
  • Candidate will be available to travel 2-4 times per year within the North American Continent to perform functional and operations testing on pressure pumping equipment

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical , Electrical or Computer Engineering, or commensurate qualification from an accredited university. Minimum educational requirement of a doctoral degree and zero years’ experience or a master’s degree and two or more years’ related experience or a bachelor’s degree and four or more years’ related experience
  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Experience developing in C++ using Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Experience in working with PLC-based Industrial Control & Automation Systems
  • Knowledge of common industry network communication protocols (Ethernet, CAN, J1939, etc.)
  • Team player with ability to work in a highly cross-functional environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to professionally support periodic communication to management

Qualifications & Experience Considered a “Plus”

  • Previous experience in the Oil and Gas industry, particularly in working with pressure pumping systems & equipment.
  • Experience working with in an Agile Scrum Team and the use of Azure DevOps
  • Experience designing industrial integrated control electrical and software systems.
  • Experience with Windows WIX Installer Toolset

Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available from the Senior Mechanical Engineer, Principal Mechanical Engineer up to the Mechanical Engineer Advisor

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.


3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details

Requisition Number: 172460
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Production Enhancement
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position:

Engineering & Science

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