Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Sugar Land, Texas, 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.

Full-Stack, PHP Web Developer
1 year + Contract

As a Full-Stack, PHP Web Developer, you will execute the build and maintenance of various web sites to implement functional improvements and content updates. Candidates should have a strong awareness of trends in the industry and the knowledge to execute them. Inventive problem-solving skills and a deep understanding of web technologies will make this role a go-to resource for technical web solutions. As part of a small team of forward-thinking, data-driven marketers, striving to lead by example, this role will contribute to cutting-edge web techniques for the company.


  • Serve as the back-end and/or front-end developer for new and existing web projects

  • Help maintain and improve existing sites

  • Collaborate with project managers, UX and graphic designers, and other developers


  • 2-5+ years of proven professional web development experience

  • Web technology proficiency with proven web development projects or portfolio

  • Computer science background including programming, code architecture, and database architecture

  • Fluency in web protocols including PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript

  • Understanding of Linux OS, management, and security issues

  • Excellent PC skills, with ability and willingness to investigate new technologies

  • Strong communication and organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Bias for action with strong results orientation, problem solving mentality, able to multitask and meet deadlines

  • Complex database queries, OOP techniques and navigating an MVC framework should be second-nature

  • Experience with version control (GitHub)

  • Knowledge of best-practices for web performance, accessibility, usability and security


Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.