McDermott Senior R&D Engineer in Pasadena, Texas

Title: Senior R&D Engineer

Location: USA-Texas-Pasadena

Job Overview:

McDermott is currently looking for a Sr. Development Engineering Specialist.


  • Responsible for the developmentof Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) models for troubleshooting andanalysis for plant operating problems and for development of new processdesigns and/or new proprietary equipment concepts across a range ofapplications and business lines.

  • Responsible for the developmentof Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) models to model process equipment andassociated piping systems. Modeling will be directed at performancetroubleshooting, design validation and developmental design concepts.

  • Work with business groups todevelop and validate CFD models for process troubleshooting, developmentor optimization studies as requested by business groups.

  • Improve the utilizationefficiency of existing CFD software, explore CFD software in new applicationsand test new CFD software for applicability for business groupsapplications.


  • Bachelor of Science in ChemicalEngineering or related discipline; advanced degree preferred.

  • Minimum 10 years of relevantindustry experience with 5 years of experience with CFD software,preferably within the petrochemical/refining process industries.

  • Demonstrated experience in theuse of commercial Computational Fluid Dynamics software (primary requirementfor Fluent: geometry building, meshing, case development).

  • Solid knowledge of ChemicalEngineering disciplines

  • Ability to take initiative inareas of technical expertise

  • Strong written and verbalcommunication skills

  • Ability to promote and work ina team environment

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Job Field: Research & Development

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct / Regular

Job Posting: Dec 17, 2018, 3:54:22 PM

Requisition ID: 1710257

McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.