General Electric Lead Application Engineer – Denver, CO in Lafayette, Colorado

Role Summary:

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.

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Role Summary:

The Lead Applications Engineer (Technical Managers) are the individuals with the ultimate technical responsibility for the applications in their basins. The individuals understand the unique fields, formations and production challenges. They are well versed in Autograph PC, and ESP product technologies. The engineer is always seeking technical solutions to improve customers run time and seeks to understand the latest developments in their basin as well as the relevant product technologies. They aspire to be viewed by the organization as someone who can efficiently and effectively solve the most challenging application issues in their basin.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Complete Autograph electrical submersible pump (ESP) design’s/sizing’s for Districts various wells and Customers.

  • Advises sales personnel, customers and potential customers on the technical issues that affect the installation or sales of Artificial Lift & electrical submersible pump (ESP) products

  • Provides support to operations and manufacturing while assisting sales personnel in the preparation of bids and presentations

  • Meets with customers to develop and design products and services

  • May train customers and/or field personnel on new products

  • Requires travel to area operations locations

  • Identifies new product opportunities and development strategies

  • Interfaces with product line management and local management to support direction and strategies to best capture market opportunities

  • High level knowledge about technology and proper application of artificial lift solutions.

  • Excellent verbal and written skills

  • Ability to solve substantially difficult problems of complex nature and broad scope


  • Bachelor's Degree (Electrical, Mechanical or Petroleum Engineer preferred, other technical degrees considered)

  • 3+ years of experience with electrical submersible pumps(ESP) systems in an Operations/Engineer environment

  • 3+ years of experience with designing and troubleshooting electrical submersible pumps(ESP) systems

  • Must have experience with working with internal and external customers

  • Proficient use of computer based programs (related to application of products.

  • Extensive skill with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Desired Characteristics:

  • SAP Preferred

  • Technical communications

  • Key field product and application support

  • Well prognosis and product performance support as it relates to ESP and Artificial Lift Systems


Denver CO

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Locations: United States; Colorado; DENVER

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.