Company: Halliburton
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

We are looking for the right people - people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic senior leader who can build high performing Agile teams. The successful candidate will possess a passion for software delivery, strong leadership skills and thorough knowledge of software development practices. The candidate will ensure that team members are technically equipped and empowered to deliver the Product Architect or Developer role within new projects and sustaining teams.

The Software Development Manager is a member of the Leadership team in the IT Application Services Group. The individual fulfilling this role is accountable for alignment to vision, talent management, technical thought leadership, compliance to standards, and budget management.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Create, communicate, and execute an effective SW Development vision and strategy
  • Recruit and retain top talent; ensuring technical competency and an effective succession management plan
  • Lead Developers in working effectively on Agile teams to support "potentially shippable' product delivery through DevOps practices
  • Work with Product Owners and Enterprise Architecture to develop secure products that solve business needs and are easy to use
  • Proactively identify areas for improvement within applications and development processes and propose new solutions
  • IT savvy, able to understand required Security and Infrastructure technology needed to support the SW Development function (like Network gateways, Firewalls, and Security Agents)
  • Stay current on latest development practices and tools, and transfer this knowledge to the development team
  • Manage Software Development Vendors including vendor selection, on boarding, off boarding, and monthly invoice reconciliation and forecasting


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or related field.
  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience, with last 4+ years of leadership/management experience.
  • Proficiency in at least, one modern programming language such as C#, Java, Python etc.
  • Deep understanding and experience in Agile software practices and full software development life cycle
  • Experience leading transformations from traditional software to cloud native solutions
  • Working knowledge and experience of key platforms: SAP, Salesforce, ServiceNow, and Power Platform
  • Advanced project management skills including time and risk management, resource prioritization, and project structuring
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter with good communication skills and ability to work within a distributed team


Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1), their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available including Information Technology Manager and Senior Information Technology Manager roles.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.

3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details
Requisition Number: 119959
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Support Services
Product Service Line: Information Technology
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time
Additional Locations for this position:

Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.


About Halliburton


Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world’s leading providers of products and services to the upstream energy industry.


Halliburton is proud to be a services company, and our customers and investors appreciate our business model.  Our strong competitive position not only comes from our geographic footprint and wide range of products and services, but also, more importantly, from the quality of our work and the dedication of our employees.


With approximately 55,000 employees, representing 140 nationalities in more than 80 countries, Halliburton touches much of the oil and gas that fuel our society.


Our Business


Halliburton comprises 14 product service lines (PSLs). The PSLs operate in two divisions: Drilling and Evaluation, and Completion and Production.


Our Consulting and Project Management PSL works across both divisions and is the spearhead of our integrated-services strategy. Its financial results are included in the Drilling and Evaluation Division. PSLs are primarily responsible and accountable for strategy, technology development, process development, people development and capital allocation.


Our Values


Integrity: Ethics and integrity are the foundation of our brand and the guiding principles for all we do.

Safety: Priority number one. We are focused on our own personal safety, as well as on the safety of others.

Collaboration: We work together with customers, and understand that everyone has a role in providing the best solution.

Competition: We compete to win, knowing that competition makes everyone stronger.

Creativity: We are resourceful. We are innovative, and strive to apply the right technology and solution every time.

Reliability: We deliver what we promise. We believe the quality of our service defines who we are.

Respect: We are honest with ourselves and with each other. We value our diverse skills and talents, and know we are stronger together as one family.


These values are our corporate DNA, the foundation for how we relate to each other and to every individual and entity with whom we interact. These are the principles that every Halliburton employee is expected to use, live by, and demonstrate on a daily basis.


Own Your Career


Our people are essential to our ability to innovate, achieve, grow, and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. We invest in our employees through leadership and competency development, competitive compensation plans, health benefits, work-life programs, and reward and incentive plans.


Opportunities for career development – and the tools you need to take advantage of them – are abundant. Combine those opportunities with your drive and capabilities, and your career path can go in nearly any direction you choose.




Halliburton ranked in the Global Top 10 in the 2019 Rigzone Ideal Employer Rankings -  find out more here.