Can you design and develop new products for downhole oilfield equipment?

National Oilwell Varco
Design Engineer, Downhole Oilfield Equipment
NOV Completion Tools has an immediate opening for a Design Engineer to be based out of Stavanger. You will join a dynamic team of mechanical design engineers who conceptualize, design, prototype, test and sustain our downhole Completion tool product portfolio. Your role will also include interaction with our sales, operational and manufacturing departments. The successful candidate will report directly to the Engineering Manager and work as part of an international team of engineers. As Design Engineer, you will take ownership of multiple projects undertaking all engineering activities relating to each project including design, development, testing calculations, producing drawings, bill of materials (BOM), documentation and resolving issues that arise at all stages.


  • Perform full lifecycle product development (conceptualize, design, develop, test prototypes, manufacture and implement)
  • Focus on New Product Development taking products from new concepts to commercial production
  • Verify design by using sound engineering calculation principles
  • Estimate budget and scope of project
  • Prepare product reports and documentation
  • Take part in reviewing drawing and documentation
  • Carry out sustaining work on existing product portfolio
  • Contribute in concept and design reviews.
  • Attend product-related meetings or reviews with customers
  • Support other departments and carry out other duties as may be reasonably expected by the role
  • Travel is occasionally required as dictated by project needs.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant Engineering discipline
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in design of downhole oilfield equipment. Candidates with longer experience are welcome to apply.
  • Involvement in New Product Development and managing R&D projects
  • Ability to develop mechanical tools that meets the end-users' requirements
  • Have a track record of problem-solving and innovation
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Be able to manage multiple projects effectively
  • Strong experience with CAD modelling software and drafting procedures.
  • Ability to write engineering documents and reports
  • Working knowledge of FEA and supportive hand calculation
  • Proficient in written and spoken English

Apply today:

Please upload a design portfolio with your application. Please also upload relevant qualifications and training certificates together with your CV and application (max 6 attachments). We only accept applications in English.

We can offer:

National Oilwell Varco can offer interesting and challenging tasks in an international  environment. We value trust and openness, and offer competitive terms and exiting carrier opportunities.

Om arbeidsgiveren

National Oilwell Varco (NYSE: NOV) is a leading provider of technology, equipment, and services to the global oil and gas industry that supports customers full-field drilling, completion, and production needs. Since 1862, NOV has pioneered innovations that improve the cost-effectiveness, efficiency, safety, and environmental impact of oil and gas operations. NOV powers the industry that powers the world. Visit www.nov.com for more information.

4033 Stavanger
Olje og gass,
Maritim og offshore,
Industri og produksjon
Ingeniør / Mekanisk,
Teknisk personell


ingeniør, mekanisk, CAD, utvikling, design

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Vijay Kumar Keerthivasan
Engineering Manager
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4033 Stavanger

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FINN-kode 155383660
Sist endret 2. sep 2019 00:08

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