Company: Weatherford
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Weatherford is the leading wellbore and production solutions company. Operating in more than 80 countries, the Company answers the challenges of the energy industry with its global talent network of approximately 20,000 team members and 600 locations, which include service, research and development, training, and manufacturing facilities. Visit for more information or connect on LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , or YouTube .

We're looking to the future with a clear vision and a strong mission.

Our goal is to address the headwinds facing the industry, revolutionize the oilfield with digital technology, integrated solutions, and world-class talent.

We accept every challenge for the benefit of our Company, our industry, and the world. Our technology leadership delivers solutions that rise to every occasion, supply the best outcomes in each operation, and give power to all customers.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program 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.


Technical expert, leading developing and maintaining engineering application software for use in Oil/Gas industry. Designs, modifies, develops, writes and implements software programming applications. Supports and/or installs software applications/operating systems. Leads the testing process through test review and analysis, test witnessing and certification of software. Designs, plans, and coordinates work teams. Assigns tasks and reviews the work of more junior personnel.

  • Develops and assists in the design of high quality software, both new development and maintenance development, in a manner consistent with best practices and in adherence to Weatherford and team software development guidelines, rules, processes, and practices.
  • Strives to obtain a functional understanding of Weatherford operational requirements for any development task.
  • Estimate or assist in estimation of software modules to be developed.
  • Provides technical support to Product Owner.
  • Identifies impediments to completion of tasks and brings them to the attention of the other team members or manager for resolution.
  • Provides feedback to manager and team regarding ways to improve processes and performance.
  • Provides coaching to less experienced team members.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other internal and external team members to solve business and technical problems.
  • Performs unit tests on all software developed and, where possible, produces automated unit tests or testing scripts to aid in future development and regression testing.
  • Assists in system testing as required. May develop test use cases and assist in test planning.
  • Documents software development in an appropriate manner consistent with Weatherford guidelines.
  • Follows Weatherford guidelines related to the protection of intellectual property and avoiding unwarranted entanglement in non-Weatherford intellectual property
  • Records progress towards completion of tasks within the sprint, including actual effort and expected remaining effort
  • Keeps abreast of technological advancements in related fields and recommends training requirements to management
  • Learns new skills and areas of knowledge as required to assist in completion of tasks committed to for the sprint.
  • Assist in the specification or recommendation of other operational or technical activities or requirements related to the deployment of software applications.


  • Minimum 8+ years related experience - Must have Degree or Diploma in Computer Science
  • Proficient in C# (expectation is language, including language features LINQ, multithreading with Tasks and Async/Await etc
  • Programming for the .Net platform with an understanding of .Net specific concepts
  • Experience with Web technologies (AngularJS, Bootstrap, NPM etc.)
  • Experience with Enterprise Message Brokers (RabbitMQ, Kafka)
  • Proficient at T-SQL programming, schema design, and profiling and debugging T-SQL code.
  • Development experience with MongoDB
  • WebAPI / Web Services
  • SignalR / Web Sockets
  • Familiarity with software design patterns Dependency Injection, and Inversion of Control
  • Security concepts such as Authentication and Impersonation
  • Excellent programming and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of all aspects of Software Development Life Cycle
  • Proficient with Visual Studio 2015 and above in a Azure DevOps environment
  • Good communications skills, both verbal and written

  • Experience with WITSML Standard is a plus
  • Oilfield services or oil and gas knowledge is a plus
  • Experience with Cloud technologies