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Baker Hughes Lead Engineer Reviews

Updated 27 Feb 2020

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3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
98%
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Baker Hughes Chairman, President and CEO Lorenzo Simonelli
Lorenzo Simonelli
8 Ratings
  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great Employer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Nailsea, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good career opportunities, great package including bonus and share schemes, medical cover and healthy lifestyle benefits

    Cons

    During the O&G downturn it has been a challenging time, but staff morale has been kept up by the quality of the local management.

    Baker Hughes2018-06-18
  2. "HR gone awol"

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    Former Employee - Lead Controls Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great environment to learn everything since most projects are delivered on site not completed. Also, field people tend to be real professionals and you can easily make long lasting friendships. And you will need those friendships when you'll be stuck in God knows what site in a weekend or a public holiday in the country of the design engineer for the project with a customer that's screaming at you and throwing numbers as losses.

    Cons

    Overtime pay was ditched, no integrity in most of the middle management, HR doesn't care about people, only to make execs happy. Pretty much if you submit an integrity report, expect to be ditched, it's way more easy to look for another more relaxed and better paid job and really enjoy your work without unnecessary phone meetings where you need to thoroughly educate middle management so they can understand the issues at hand.

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    Baker Hughes2019-01-24
  3. "Good Company - Many possibilities"

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    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Bergen
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good benefits Many possibilities to grow and challenging work with a good deal of flexibilty

    Cons

    Not really any, but american processes are somtimes not fitting too well with local ways of doing things

    Baker Hughes2020-02-27
  4. "New to BH, legacy GE Oil&Gas employee"

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    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    BH recently took over GE's Oil& Gas business hence the culture of GE stands very much retained so far.

    Cons

    Senior leadership has very little to contribute in terms of getting business.

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    Baker Hughes2020-02-14
  5. "Senior Controls Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Lead Software Engineer in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work culture, Work Life Balance

    Cons

    Slightly below competitors in the market for Compensation and Benefits.

    Baker Hughes2019-12-08
  6. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Lead Engineer 

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great work life balance Great career mobility within the company

    Cons

    To much reorganization Top heavy management

    Baker Hughes2019-09-07
  7. Helpful (2)

    "Company culture"

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    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent freedom to work; Very good leadership in Head Quarters local and front line leadership

    Cons

    The Bangalore Technology center is filled with toothless leadership at highest level and one level below. There appears no value addition by this set of so called leaders as they dont do any work. Front line managers add good value.

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    Baker Hughes2019-08-25
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Pay"

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    Former Employee - Lead Engineer in Lufkin, TX

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of challenging work waiting for you.

    Cons

    Management does not know what they are doing. Unrealistic goal and does not want to listen others

    Baker Hughes2019-06-11
  9. "Recommended the company"

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    Current Employee - Lead Process Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits are good.

    Cons

    Work environment got spoiled due to Italy team

    Baker Hughes2019-03-01
  10. "Working in Italy for an American company"

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    Current Employee - Lead Project Engineer in Florence
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Broad vision, global team and resources, interesting and challenging projects, lots of expertise. Probably considered of the best places to work in the area (and maybe Italy)

    Cons

    Salary not proportioned to the experience and to the pressure if you work on projects. Once you start with the company, growing is very slow. Too much attention to KPI missing the true objective sometimes

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    Baker Hughes2019-02-19

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