Company: Weatherford
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, United States

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.


Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit  and connect with Weatherford on  LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube  and  Facebook .

Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world's current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.



Senior Software Engineer on a team responsible for the development of the CygNet SCADA platform as part of Weatherford's Production Software business unit. Responsibilities include designing and implementing software components as a developer or technical lead, working with documentation and QA team members, formulating software requirements with product owners and interacting with support staff to resolve customer issues. Our small and self-organizing teams employ Agile processes to create a high performing software development environment. This position is in our San Luis Obispo office located in the beautiful Railroad Square building within walking distance of downtown.


Participate as a technical expert to apply a broad understanding of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to create software solutions.

Work closely with QA personnel on test automation and test design.

Work closely with the Product Managers to understand customer requirements.

Work with Support and QA to ensure high priority issues are diagnosed and resolved quickly.

Participate in the development of software user manuals. Document software designs.

Assists in training less-experienced software staff.

May act as team leader.

May assist in the planning and coordination of projects.




At least 5 years of experience developing software in a professional development environment

B.S. in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent discipline is a plus

Strong object-oriented software development skills (C++, C#) on MS Windows

Test automation tools and techniques

Experience with Agile development methodologies is a plus

Experience with process automation systems such as SCADA is a plus



Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


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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Weatherford is ranked in the Global Top 10 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.