System Flow Assurance Engineer (Oilfield Equipment)

10-13 years
Job Description



Do you relish the prospect of working with cutting-edge energy products

Do you enjoy being part of a successful team

Join our world-class Oilfield Equipment team
Bringing cutting-edge physical and digital technologies together to create oilfield equipment is the beating heart of our work. Devising smarter systems that control and monitor oil and gas extraction, our subsea and flexible pipe capabilities are industry leading. Our team provides support for customer operations to ensure continuity for production.

Take ownership for delivering complex projects

As a System Flow Assurance Engineer, you will be reporting to the Global Front End and Systems Production Assurance Leader, the role will involve carrying out Flow Assurance analysis and interfacing with other project disciplines as required, to assist delivery of a wide variety of projects to our clients. You will also responsible for:


  • Support the Global Front End and Systems Production Assurance Leader in the delivery of high caliber support to projects and customers thorough undertaking and execution of job tasks as required.

  • Ensuring delivery of flow assurance scopes within cost, quality and schedule limits.

  • Performing single and multiphase thermohydraulic analysis (steady state & transient) of well, pipeline, riser and facility systems for offshore and onshore systems.

  • Delivering flow assurance scopes within project time, cost and schedule constraints.

  • Liaising with other disciplines to ensure good coverage of all interfaces.

  • Developing engineering solutions to specific project / client specifications.

  • Implementing existing or input to the creation of operating philosophies.

  • Writing calculations, technical notes, reports and presentations as required for efficient communication of analysis to the customer and within Baker Hughes quality requirements.

  • Participating in safety and design review meetings, where necessary.

  • Assisting with the preparation of proposals and tenders by provision of technical support.

  • Assisting with the test, benchmark and validation of flow assurance software.

  • Developing customer and stakeholder relationships.

Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will need to:

  • Have minimum BEng (Hons) qualification from a recognized University

  • Have minimum 10 years experience in a Flow Assurance Role.

  • Have experience in general process engineering activities is advantageous but is not a direct requirement.

  • Have experience in the use of OLGA, PIPESIM / PipePhase, Multiflash, PVTSim, PIPENET for analysis of both steady state and transient system behaviour.

  • Have experience in the use of Ledaflow or Maximus would be advantageous.

  • Be competent in the characterization of production fluids.

  • Have solid understanding of the principles of thermodynamics and hydraulic theory.

  • Have Excellent numeracy and literacy skills (written and oral), extensive Microsoft skills.

  • Have experience in the execution and delivery of well, pipeline, riser and facility related flow assurance scopes for a range of oil & gas projects. Ideally the candidate will also have experience in deepwater, HPHT or other challenging developments.

  • Have experience of both stand alone and highly integrated project scopes.

  • Have single and multi-phase flow assurance experience, including experience in the management of flow assurance related issues such as sand, wax, asphaltenes and hydrates.

  • Have conceptual and front-end study experience (experience in operational support will be advantageous).

  • Have good understanding of the key interfaces with subsurface, subsea and process engineering to enable good project team interfacing.

  • Be able to work in an organized manner both individually and as part of a team, with a strong self-checking ability.

  • Have leadership characteristics, enthusiasm and a strong attention to delivery.

  • Have excellent report writing and communication skills

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. Talk to us on your preferred working arrangement during interview.

Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, 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 talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

The Good Stuff

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace change with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect:

  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities

  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs

  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits


Baker Hughes Company is an American international industrial service company and one of the world's largest oil field services companies. The company provides the oil and gas industry with products and services for oil drilling, formation evaluation, completion, production and reservoir consulting.

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