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Baker Hughes, Inc.

Senior Global Software Support (Drilling and Completion) _Houston Texas

Baker Hughes, Inc. - Houston, TX

Senior Global Software Support (Drilling and Completion) _Houston Texas','1807888','!*!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 leverages 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:

Provide ongoing support to assist global operations in effectively running DCF software, as well as aiding in the application of software in all phases of the drilling process in order to maximize our customers' production. Advises global operations personnel on the technical usage of DCF engineering software. Requires working closely with coordinators and field engineers to solve both simple and complex issues. Assist with running hydraulics cases and simulations as needed. Maintain Advantage Reporting corporate database.

Essential Responsibilities:

Works unsupervised on complex software development projects; Provides technical input for complex product design and support; Develops solutions for unique software problems; Evaluates and manages risks; Assists in After Action Reviews and assists project compliance to internal standards and processes such as PDM; Researches new opportunities for increased productivity; Represent the company to outside vendors; Handles special projects, as assigned.

Simulations and modeling

Provide technical support to global operations for all DCF engineering software including: installation, environment, database connections and protocols, platform versions, case setup and execution, results interpretation

Provide technical assistance for specialist knowledge areas in preparation of tenders

Trains customers and/or field personnel on best practices and usage of software

Maintains corporate reporting database (SQL) - diff file and dataxfer data input and verification

Troubleshoot transactional replication of corporate reporting database

Code modification and maintenance for internal DCF engineering applications


 Bachelor's Degree or technical training equivalent required

5 years strong Software Knowledge within the Oil and gas Industry

Database knowledge is a must couple with the following:  Pulling requisite historical data for Bid/Tendering, Maintaining the Corporate DCF Database of global job data, Troubleshooting Daily Reporting and Well Planning software

Good written and verbal skills. Ability to build peer relationships as well as work independently. Intermediate problem solving and project management skills. Good organizing, planning, and presentation skills. Must be action oriented, ethical in value, and customer focused with a drive for results. Ability to manage time, make quality decisions, and manage and measure work.

 Desired Characteristics:

 Familiarity with SQL relational databases and syntax, as well as DBA functions (transactional replication, job agents, maintenance). Experience with Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio a plus.

SQL Diff file management

Strong Excel/Visual Basic coding and troubleshooting.

Software troubleshooting - installation, dependencies, platform maintenance, usage

Wellbore Hydraulics/Hole cleaning simulation

Temperature modeling

Wellbore strengthening

Experience with multiple software coding languages (C#, Java, C , VB)

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook)

Industry Software (DCF Advantage, Displex, Presmod, WHyP, GeoWise, etc.)

Math - discrete math, calculus a plus

Reasoning/Problem solving

Ability to work under minimal supervision


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Baker Hughes, Inc.


Senior Global Software Support (Drilling and Completion) _Houston Texas Baker Hughes, Inc. - Houston, TX, United States


Location: Houston, TX

Company Profile:
Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) creates value from oil and gas reservoirs with high-performance drilling, evaluation, completions and production technology and services, integrated operations and reservoir consulting. Our solutions are designed to lower costs, reduce risk or improve productivity for the global oil and gas industry. Baker Hughes was formed in 1987 with the merger of Baker International and Hughes Tool Company—both founded over 100 years ago when R.C. Baker and Howard Hughes, Sr. conceived ground-breaking inventions that revolutionized the fledgling petroleum era. Since those earliest advancements, we’ve never stopped searching for solutions to conquer the next frontier.