General Electric Senior Staff Scientist in Ft Worth, Texas

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Role Summary:

In this role, the Senior Staff Scientist will be the leader of research and development efforts to improve mathematic models that support Automation and other Rod Lift products. The Senior Staff Scientist will apply his/her educational background and industry experience to develop complex diagnostics in support of Automation tools.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Senior Staff Scientist, you will:

  • Remain current in the field of Applied Mathematics, utilizing diagnostic models to improve and validate Automation technology

  • Protect BHGE’s Intellectual Property through the appropriate filing of patents

  • Serve as a recognized leader in defining state of the art mathematical models to support existing and future business opportunities

  • Utilize design and analysis software tools to support Rod Lift product line

  • Support customer outreach efforts through explanation of product validation Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics from an accredited college or university

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in Artificial Lift industry including 5 years of experience in Rod Lift Desired Characteristics:

  • Masters Degree in Applied Mathematics from an accredited college or university

  • PhD in Applied Mathematics from an accredited college or university

  • Minimum 15 years of experience in Artificial Lift industry (at least 10 of which in Rod Lift)

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs or projects

  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems

  • Proven track record of success in filing of patents

  • Demonstrated ability to publish and present technical papers

  • Proficiency in programming languages and analytical software specifically C/C++, MatLab and/or Python Locations: United States; Texas; HoustonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.