Company: Schlumberger
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: PhD/Doctorate
Location: Palo Alto, California, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
     


Location: Software Technology Innovation Center (STIC), Menlo Park, CA, USA

Job Description:

The Schlumberger STIC HPC software engineer/architect participates in writing parallel programming models, possesses computer architecture knowledge and is experienced with hardware accelerators.

A successful HPC software engineer is technical with excellent interpersonal skills. She/he works effectively with internal and external customers and has demonstrated leadership within professional associations. She/he has very effective verbal and written communication skills.

The STIC software engineer is expected to work in a semi-autonomous environment and to communicate with several project stakeholders, where prototyping of emerging technologies to solve industry-related problems will be the rule. In STIC, fast prototyping goes hand in hand with good architecture design and clean code programming practices. The S.E. keeps up to date on software technology and process and, with increasing experience and seniority, the S.E. will supervise and mentor younger engineers, and participate in activities to define and implement frameworks and design practices, as well as knowledge sharing activities in the local and global community.

Finally, the S.E. is responsible for maintaining updated, accurate and auditable documents regarding STIC procedures and techniques.

Responsibilities:
  • Collaborates with designers, developers, domain experts and product owners to implement scalable and interactive applications.
  • Identifies and keeps abreast of novel technical concepts and markets.
  • Provides technical leadership and documentation to developers and stakeholders.
  • May mentor others regarding technical matters.
  • Builds prototypes, products, and systems suitable for testing.
  • Sets up and runs lab simulations.
  • Contributes to design standards and supports design re-use.
  • Interacts and engages with customers, users, product managers, and technical architects to understand needs and increase positive impact of users' experience.

Qualifications:
  • Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering preferred with specialization in parallel computing, HPC, or cloud computing.
  • Minimum five years relevant experience in HPC and systems.
  • Hardware accelerators (GPUs, etc.).
  • Parallel programming models (TBB, OpenMP, MPI, etc.).
  • Computer architecture knowledge (Memory hierarchy, vector processors, etc.).
  • Strong mathematical and linear algebra background (solvers, finite differences, etc.).
  • Immediate availability is an advantage.
  • Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship

Behavior:
  • Interpersonal communication.
  • Oral and written communication.
  • Team player respected by peers.
  • Leadership in applying and mentoring best practices.

The Schlumberger HPC software engineer will work at the Schlumberger Software Technology Innovation Center (STIC) in Menlo Park, California. Schlumberger STIC is the newest facility of Schlumberger, located in the Silicon Valley, working in close collaboration with major players in the Valley network. The STIC offers its professionals a broad aspect of interaction opportunities within leading software industry partners, universities and the large network of Schlumberger Technology Centers around the world, that support Schlumberger activities in more than 85 countries.

STIC is part of the Schlumberger Software Technology organization, responsible for leading the Schlumberger digital technology initiatives. As the oil and gas industry's leading supplier of technology, integrated project management, and information solutions to customers worldwide, the Schlumberger digital technology development and management initiatives play a key role in driving of the oilfield service industry's digital technology transformation.

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.

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