Company: Schlumberger
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: PhD/Doctorate
Location: Akershus, Norway

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.

The Computational Software Engineer is responsible for numerical and analytical modeling, and translating the models into computer programs. Major duties include: physical modeling; translating models into software code; validating scientific software; software development and programming; documenting models and software; publishing industry articles and internal reports; data analysis; understanding the client needs and delivering high-quality solutions that exceeds their expectations. In Delfi, these skills will also be applied to automation and machine learning. The goal is to move the expertise from the end-user to the software.

He/She reports to the Project Manager.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Data analysis
  • Develop numerical and mathematical models based on available data
  • Implement new models in OLGA, PIPESIM and/or the DELFI cloud environment
  • Perform general software development and testing activities
  • Write model and software documentation
  • Write technical papers and reports
  • Interact with internal and external clients, gives presentations

Employees may be assigned other duties, in addition to, or in lieu of those described above, according to the needs of the location or Company.

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Master's Degree or PhD in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience
  • Competency in Visual Studio and C++
  • Excellent technical communication skills, both oral and written
  • Numerical analysis and programming skills
  • Physical/Flow Modeling is considered important
  • Experience in other languages, such as Fortran and Go is considered valuable
  • Knowledge in high performance computing or cloud computing experience is considered valuable
  • Experience in Software Architecture is considered valuable
  • Candidates with good interpersonal communications, able to work in teams and respected by peers required.

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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Each day, in 85 countries, we help our customers find and produce oil and gas in ways that demonstrate respect for both people and the environment. Today’s industry challenges call for new ideas, techniques, and solutions. If you want to drive your career and want to grow with a company that’s embraced new ways of thinking since 1927, we may have the career for you.



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