Halliburton United States, Houston: Senior Software Development Engineer - Sperry Drilling in Houston, Texas

United States, Houston: Senior Software Development Engineer - Sperry Drilling

Date: Nov 23, 2016

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Under general direction, you will collaborate with Digital Signal Processing engineers to develop signal processing algorithms related to transmission of data between the surface and downhole tools in a very challenging real-time drilling environment. You will apply your engineering/programming skills to convert such MATLAB algorithms into highly optimized production-ready engineering software. You will be challenged to create highly efficient, highly reliable, fault-tolerant software. Solutions will require research, investigation and innovation. You will also be exposed to other software projects and will directly affect the operation and effectiveness of our field operations. Position requires that the Technical Software Development process is followed on the development project. Skills are typically acquired through the completion of an undergraduate degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or similar discipline, and 4 years of related experience or through 8 years of software development experience.

Key Requirements:

• Proficient in developing C++ and C# (or Java) desktop applications.

• Proficient in MATLAB.

• Experience with acquisition, processing, analysis and presentation of real-time data.

• Knowledgeable in digital signal processing and digital communications.

• Possess a strong mathematical background and knowledgeable in algorithm optimizations.

• Experienced in user-interface development.

• Exhibit strong organizational, analytical, multi-tasking and prioritization skills.

Desired qualifications:

• Familiar with design patterns, unit testing and agile development.

• Familiar with .NET technologies such as WPF and WCF.

• Knowledgeable in C, Managed C++ and Interop.

• Experience in the oil and gas industry.

• Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We offer

  • Innovative work-environment in a global company

  • Competitive salaries and pension schemes

  • Career opportunities both domestically and globally

  • Highly skilled colleagues in an international environment

  • Focus on technology and further development

  • Outstanding insurance coverage including private health coverage

  • Occupational health service

  • Excellent deals at one of the country's largest fitness centers

  • Discounts on recreational activities including yoga, swimming and golf

  • Beneficial employee stock-purchase plan


3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details

Requisition Number: 27381

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology

Product Service Line: Sperry Drilling Svcs

Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Developer, Computer Science, Java, User Experience, Testing, Technology