Company: Weatherford
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 24 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Loughborough, United Kingdom


Weatherford is a leading global energy services company. Our world-class experts partner with customers to optimize their resources and realize the full potential of their assets. Across our operating locations, including manufacturing, research and development, service, and training facilities, operators choose us for strategic solutions that add efficiency, flexibility, and responsibility to any energy operation.

We are focused on technology development, digital solutions, and defining our footprint in the new energy space. Our ability to provide integrated solutions across our segments will be critical to growth in our core operations and the energy transition.

Energy producers face unique challenges every day, so it is our job to create solutions that enhance safety, streamline operations, and sustain uptime to meet or exceed their targets. We operate across the global energy landscape employing some of the best diverse talent in the industry. At Weatherford, we understand the value each individual brings to the table. We celebrate diversity in all its forms and are immensely proud of our workforce. We invite you to join our passionate, talented, word-class team.

When you join Weatherford, you instantly feel connected to something bigger - a community that is grounded by our core values and driven to create innovative solutions for our customers. We celebrate each other's successes, grow together, and learn from each other constantly. Individually, we are impressive. Together, we are unstoppable. We are One Weatherford.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and provides you a challenging and enriching career path, with a healthy balance of structure and flexibility to chart your own course.

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


We are looking for a motivated, experienced Software Engineer to join our organisation. Our small and self-organizing teams employ Agile processes to create a high-performing software development environment. This position requires working with teams in various locations.

Our Software Engineer is involved in the development of web applications and software used to deliver the geophysical data that the company collects at the well site to our data centres for interpretation and onward to our customers' offices. They also are responsible for the development of data visualisation and interpretation capabilities on websites.

Key Responsibilities
  • Design and develop the web applications and associated software systems used to deliver geophysical data from rig site to data centre and client's office and provide visualisation and interpretation of this data.
  • Investigate reports of problems with the software systems outlined above and fix these systems as required.
  • In conjunction with other members of the team, provide out of hours support for fixing serious issues with the web applications. This will involve being part of a rota providing 24/7 52 week per year coverage, for which an additional allowance is paid. Where possible we will provide the ability to perform this function from home.
  • Work with other software teams, both in East Leake and other locations around the world, to provide integrated and consistent software products across the company.
  • Liaise with other departments to facilitate the correct interaction of the software with other software/IT systems.
  • Work with personnel in other locations around the world, providing a high standard of customer support. If necessary to provide this service, to travel to other locations around the world for short periods.
  • Follow the processes defined for addressing maintenance and support issues and for new development. Use the systems provided by the Company for this purpose.
  • As required, to design, develop and maintain any of the other software applications and systems developed by the department.


Your profile:
  • Degree in a numerate discipline (Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Electronics, etc.)
  • C# and .NET skills and experience of software development
  • Strong attention to detail, a good work ethic, and the ability to work well in a team
  • Creative, original and enthusiastic and demonstrate integrity and trustworthiness

Nice to have skills:
  • HTML5; CSS/LESS; Javascript / Typescript; ASP.NET / MVC5 / WebAPI; React; SQL.
  • Experience of developing Azure cloud applications would be especially useful as we are starting to migrate our applications onto this platform.
  • Familiar with AzureDevOps / TFS and Agile / Scrum development methodologies and have good mathematical skills.

We are a young and sociable team who, in non-COVID times, regularly meet outside of work.

Key Benefits
  • An opportunity to work in one of the world's largest multinational energy companies
  • Private health insurance
  • Flexi-time working
  • Good pension scheme
  • Rural location with free on-site parking