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Job Details

Location: HOU T

Department: SE GP I PR TM PAC HOU PT

Job Grade: 6

Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-time


Your profile

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or other equivalent and related Engineering field (advanced relevant experience in Turbomachinery manufacturing and testing may be substituted for Degree Qualifications)
  • 8+ years relevant experience in Rotating Equipment Manufacturing though a combination of at least two roles in Engineering, Manufacturing, Testing, Project Management or Proposals
  • Applicant must have specific experience and expert knowledge (8+ years) of Siemens Energy products- Gas Turbines and Turbo-Compressors- set-up, commissioning, operation and testing against the requirements of ASME PTC 10, PTC 22 and other relevant American Petroleum Institute (API) standards for the Oil and Gas industry
  • Extensive experience in planning and running factory or field performance testing of centrifugal compressors including performance estimation, loop parameter definition, gas mixtures, test instrumentation definition, data acquisition, data interpretation and analysis, and report preparation
  • Familiarity with centrifugal compressor performance estimations, rotating equipment vibrations, rotordynamics, and correction is preferred.
  • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers

Your responsibilities

  • Plan and execute safe, timely and cost-effective Turbo Machinery test runs with specialization in centrifugal compressors against the relevant codes (ASME PTC, API, etc.) and client requirements.
  • Collaborate with project and aero team to ensure contractual scope of work and corresponding test conditions including test gas, operating condition, and scope of work is implemented.
  • Instrumentation and Data acquisition and data analysis to generate contract test reports.
  • Develop test estimates, procedures, and necessary test setup configuration documentation to fulfil the testing requirements of new and overhauled turbomachinery products
  • Specify new or special equipment that may be required
  • Guide and support test technicians in ensuring the desired test setup is correct and all safety considerations have been verified prior to the test runs
  • Commission, operate and monitor test and auxiliary systems, ensuring tests are performed safely, successfully and all data is gathered for records and report compilation
  • Lead any troubleshooting and investigation efforts related to equipment on test as well as auxiliary test systems should the need occur
  • Develop, review, and revise test procedures and standards for centrifugal compressor with comments and exceptions to relevant new codes.

As a federal contractor, Siemens Energy continues to monitor federal and state legal guidelines regarding the COVID-19 vaccine mandate.   Siemens Energy is pausing its mandatory vaccine policy while the issue is addressed by the courts. SEI will monitor the situation closely and may reimplement its policy if required to comply with federal law.  Should the vaccine policy be reimplemented, this position requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they are granted a medical or religious accommodation.

Your opportunities for personal growth
  • Reporting directly to the Test Manager, the Test Engineer will be an integral part of the overall project team and be responsible for the key component of the world class turbomachinery operation at Telge Rd that is testing
  • The selected candidate will also become an active participant of and gain visibility in the global Turbomachinery Products Testing community, sharing best practices, and staying appraised of latest products and developments in the field


"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

In our Business Unit Industrial Applications we offer comprehensive digital portfolio solutions in the oil and gas sector and other process industries comprising rotating equipment, electrification and solutions for Subsea business.

As part of the Industrial Applications Products Turbomachinery business unit, the site’s Manufacturing Operations group at Telge rd. in Houston performs the Assembly, Packaging and Testing of a wide range of Siemens Energy products (Gas Turbine - Industrial and Aeroderivative - and Electric Motor-driven Turbo-Compressors and Turbo-Generators) for the Oil and Gas and Industrial Power Generation industries.


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Organization: Gas and Power

Company: Siemens Energy, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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