Senior Electronic Engineer, Katy, TX, USA


  – DEADLINE: 2018-11-07


Welltec® is an international oilfield service company and one of the leading providers of intervention solutions for oil and gas wells. We develop and manufacture precision-controlled technologies that have been embraced by the world’s major oil and gas producers and won a series of industry awards for innovative thinking. Today, our solutions are aimed at providing optimal reservoir exploitation. Thanks to our cutting-edge solutions, we are enjoying constant growth worldwide.


In order to strengthen Welltec’s position and business, Welltec is looking for a new Senior Electronics Engineer for our Development & Engineering department. You will be part of a small team in a global company. This opening is at our Katy, TX location.

The team is relatively new, so you will have the opportunity to shape the processes and procedures. We have a great team spirit, and enjoy working closely together in an open and relaxed atmosphere.

The Senior Electronics Engineer will report to the VP, Electronics D&E.


As a Senior Electronics Engineer your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead and participate in defining system architecture and specifications
  • Occasionally participate in exhibitions and conferences to stay up to date on the latest technology for high temperature electronics
  • Cooperate with sub-contractors and vendors
  • Circuit design and simulation
  • Project management
  • PCB layout
  • Participation in the development and continuous improvement of the D&E Electronics Department


Working with Welltec® means challenges and personal development in a demanding, but also informal and enjoyable work environment. It is exciting, rewarding and a varied place to work. Also, we offer a competitive compensation package including pension, health insurance and group life insurance. The position is located at the Welltec facility in Katy, TX. Some travel can be expected.

Welltec® has over 800 dedicated employees of many nationalities spanning the globe. The Company is young and agile and we believe everything is possible; the impossible just takes a marginal bit longer to achieve.


If you are interested and have the ambitions and required background for this position, submit your resume via the link below and to no later than November 7, 2018. You must do both to be considered.

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Are you a passionate electronics expert with high confidence in circuit and PBC design?

Do you like the challenge of complex custom designs for extremely harsh environments concerning temperature, power, reliability, and mechanical size constraints?

Are you motivated by the challenge of designing a variety of electronics for robotics within the field of sensors, HV drivers, power supplies, communication systems, etc?

Do you have the drive to work in close collaboration with the best consultants and sub-contractors?

Do you like the idea of being deeply involved in all aspects from System Architecture, Specification, Design and Implementation to Test?

Can you take the lead and provide guidance to ensure consistently high-quality hardware designs and successful validations based on stringent design requirements?

Then Welltec has just the job for you.

The preferred candidate has the following profile:

  • Master’s degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • 5 years’ of industry experience, preferably from the O&G industry.

Following competencies are required:

  • Operational amplifier configurations
  • Transistor configurations
  • System design/engineering
  • DC/DC converters topologies
  • Analog and digital hardware design
  • Circuit simulation
  • Thermal management

Further, it will be an advantage if the candidate is familiar with:

  • Orcad Capture
  • System simulation, Matlab and Simulink
  • LabView
  • Project management

Additionally, you are proactive and have an energetic attitude towards problem solving and continual improvement. You must be ambitious and a natural high performer with self-confidence and a total commitment on delivering results. You will need great team working skills and the ability to present technically complex information to a non-technical audience.

It is important that you have excellent communication skills as well as fluency in spoken and written English.

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