Company: SLB
Skills: IT - Software Development
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Crawley, United Kingdom

Job title:

C++ Software Developer


Crawley, United Kingdom

About SLB:

We are a global technology company, driving energy innovation for a balanced planet.

At SLB we create amazing technology that unlocks access to energy for the benefit of all. That is our purpose. As innovators, that's been our mission for 100 years. We are facing the world's greatest balancing act- how to simultaneously reduce emissions and meet the world's growing energy demands. We're working on that answer. Every day, a step closer.

Our collective future depends on decarbonizing the fossil fuel industry, while innovating a new energy landscape. It's what drives us. Ensuring progress for people and the planet, on the journey to net zero and beyond. For a balanced planet.

Our team of software domain experts invents, designs, and applies disruptive cutting-edge technologies to enable our customers to increase reliability, efficiency, and integration. Throughout, we maintain agile methodology and skilled development processes.

About the role:

Responsibilities as a key member of our seismic imaging team include:

  • Develop, support and maintain our industry-leading seismic imaging code base, including HPC data-handling infrastructure and GPU-accelerated kernels
  • Work with researchers to implement and develop new imaging algorithms and enhancements to existing methods
  • Optimize new and existing production software to ensure ongoing high performance on cutting-edge hardware in both cloud and on-prem environments
  • Investigate and ensure the integrity of our software as it is developed and commercialized
  • Present results at internal and external conferences and client meetings
  • Provide support to commercialization and operational teams

Job requirements:

  • Masters level degree in software engineering or equivalent
  • At least five years of proven experience developing and supporting high-performance numerical software in C++ and CUDA, including parallel computing, performance profiling and CPU/GPU optimization
  • Strong background in applied mathematics/physics/geophysics, especially in inverse problems, numerical inversion, numerical simulation, linear and nonlinear solvers, and optimization.
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with teams and stakeholders worldwide


We are open to flexible, hybrid working with a combination of on-site & home working days.

SLB 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, or other characteristics protected by law.