Company: Schlumberger
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Job Title: Back End Software Engineer--FWI
Location: Houston, Texas

Job Description
The Schlumberger Back End Software Engineer develops the back end of a web application, i.e. handling
the logic, database interactions, user authentication, configuration, etc. The Developer evaluates emerging
technologies and provides strategic innovative and cost-effective engineering solutions to increase
efficiency, reliability and integration of Schlumberger services and operations, working in a semiautonomous environment where fast prototyping emerging technologies to solve industry-related problems is the rule. The position reports to the software project manager.

Responsibilities as part of our industry-leading FWI and imaging team include:
  • Research and develop new algorithms in seismic imaging, inversion and earth model building
  • Adapt recent innovations from computing technology and applied mathematics into seismic inversion applications
  • Investigate and ensure the geophysical integrity of our software as it is developed and commercialized
  • Optimize new and existing production software to ensure ongoing high performance on cutting-edge hardware
  • Present results at internal and external conferences and at client meetings
  • Provide support to commercialization and operational teams

Job requirements:

  • PhD in Computational Physics/Applied Math/Geophysics or equivalent knowledge level.
  • Strong background in applied mathematics/physics/geophysics, especially in inverse problems, numerical inversion, numerical simulation, linear and nonlinear solvers, and optimization.
  • Experience programming for high performance computing environments using C++ and CUDA, including parallel computing, performance profiling and CPU/GPU optimization.
  • Good oral and written communication skills

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law. Schlumberger is a VEVRAA
Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested