Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Engineering Technician
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Digital Systems Engineer Job Description
  • Job Description

  • The Schlumberger Limited Industrial Internet Center located in Sugar Land is the center-of-excellence (CoE) for digital enablement of all Schlumberger services utilizing Industrial Internet of Thing (IIoT) and Industrial Automation technology, to enable efficiency and productivity. The center provides technical leadership via Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and fosters collaboration across functions within the broader Schlumberger organization.
    • The Efficiency improvement areas are Asset Utilization, Maintenance Effectiveness, Employee Productivity, and Cost of Service Delivery Reduction
    • The Productivity improvement areas encompass NPT Reduction, Real time decisions, Process Optimization, and Availability Assurance

    In the context of Schlumberger End-to-end Emissions Solutions (SEES), the SLIIC team is currently looking for a Digital Systems Engineer to combine different technologies & systems to provide digital solutions to SEES operations, including real-time monitoring, equipment remote control, and automation requirements' definition.

    More specifically, the Digital Systems Engineer will lead the definition of the edge hardware and software platform, develop the automation architecture and core services including data acquisition services to interface and control Methane monitoring systems.

    This position requires excellent technical, communication, and coordination skills. The main stakeholders are the SEES Business team, as well as the SLIIC Methane Measurement Program Manager.
  • Responsibilities
    • Interact with stakeholders to define technical project requirements
    • Conduct the software and electronics development process using established company project management methodologies, tools, and procedures
    • Help plan and conduct regular product technical reviews
    • Ensure through good communication that the quality of deliverables meets operations and stakeholder expectations
    • Develop and maintain high-quality software
    • Develop a hardware electronics product file as per the company's best practices
    • Support Field Tests
    • Coordinate training of end users
    • Stay current with the latest technologies in Internet of Things (IoT)
    • Create tasks and specifications based on requirements
    • Deliver code and tests (test plan and unit tests)
    • Incorporate best practices of UX (User eXperience)
  • Education & Experience
    • MS in Computer Science or Engineering
    • 7+ years of mixed digital electronics and software or embedded software development experience
  • Technical Skills
    • Able to develop rapid prototyping for both digital electronic and software architectures
    • Expert in low level languages such as C
    • Expert in at least one object-oriented programming language (C++, C#, Python) and design patterns
    • Experience in digital electronic design, testing and debugging.
    • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and engineering product file is a plus
    • Experience with digital communication protocols such as UART, SPI, CAN, USB, Ethernet etc...
    • Basic knowledge in signal processing and RF technologies
    • Experience with modeling tools such as Matlab, Simulink, Simscape
    • Experience with lab development tools such as LabView, LabWindows is a plus
    • Comfortable with Linux
    • Experienced and meticulous about Azure DevOps processes and Agile software development concepts
    • Well versed in source control (git) and software unit testing platforms. Must be comfortable with at least one git workflow
    • Basic knowledge about micro services such as Docker containers is a plus
    • Experience with Robotics and ROS (Robotics Operating System) is a plus
    • Knowledge of Modbus or Network Messaging Protocols (such as MQTT) is a plus
    • Azure IoT Edge knowledge is a plus
    • Experience with model-based design techniques such as MIL, PIL, HIL is a plus
    • Knowledge of DJI drone modules and APIs is a plus
  • Soft Skills
    • Communication & Presentation skills
    • Stakeholder management

    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.