Company: Weatherford
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Humble, TX, US
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US


Engineering proficiency in the design and deployment of oil & gas production optimization, measurement and automation system solutions.  Process knowldege includes and not limited to, liquid and gas flow & measurement, pneumatic and hydraulic control systems, heat transfer & fluid dynamics.  Relevant experience includes oil & gas upstream/midstream/downstream production, transportation, refining and distribution of petroleum products.

Responsible for designs, documents, installs and services of electrical and electronic control systems associated with well site or facility control, wired and wireless communications infrastructure and production monitoring systems. 

Knowledge and experience with safety standards for installation of electrical and electronic systems in hazardous locations with explosive liquids and gases present is required.


Must understand and comply with all Weatherford safety rules and company policies.

Project Planning and Coordination

System Integration Coordination

Product Implementation & Integration

Packaging design

Logic design & configuration

Must effectively communication and coordination activities with various Weatherford groups, inlcuding sales, engineering, manufacturing, and regional management and service teams.

Installation Supervision

Field Startup and Commissioning

Final Systems Documentation

On-going Technical Project Support

Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constrains of the job.

Domestic and international travel, up to 50%, in support of existing and future installations both onshore & offshore 



Oil & Gas production automation systems, including the safe installation and operation of these systems.

Interface and program proficiency with a variety of electronic field devices, including RTUs, PLCs, and Electronic Flow Meters.

Communication technologies and device protocols - Modbus, Modbus IP, OPC

Oil & Gas Flow and Measurement Technologies

Field Instrumentation and Signal Interfacing including: discrete, analog, digital and serial devices

Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)

Installation and wiring practices for electrical and electronic systems installed in hazardous locations, specifically Class I, Division 1 and 2 and Class I, Zone 0, 1 and 2.

Proficiency with Personal Computers and applications including Microsoft Office Suite of products, P&ID software such as Microsoft Visio, AutoCAD, etc.

Experience in Oil & Gas production optimization, measurement and automation projects.

Experience in Oil & Gas Artificial Lift Systems

Experience in field installation and commissioning of systems, including instrumentation and signal interfacing with discrete, analog, digital and serial devices

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Verbal and written communications skills in English.


IEC 61131 Programming using Structured Text

Closed Loop Control

HART, Foundation Fieldbus

Degree in Petroleum Engineering, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, or Computer Science.

3+ years work experience, with 2 years of experience with Artificial Lift technologies

Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. We may be a large company, but we empower our team to create fresh ideas that challenge convention and break the status quo. Our employees are the key to driving our growth and success. Everywhere we operate, they are inspired to develop new and efficient ways of raising the bar to meet the needs of an evolving industry and solve our clients’ toughest challenges.


At Weatherford, you will work in an exciting, high-energy environment where we are making groundbreaking, award-winning advancements in oilfield technology.  The opportunity to explore your potential is limitless.


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