Software Developer

27 February 2020


Petroplan is currently accepting resumes fo a Software Engineer for an opportunity in Houston, TX.

  • Designing, building, testing and documenting software and web applications in Python o Support formal testing and resolve test defects
  • Create services and applications utilizing various programming languages
  • Identify production and non-production application issues
  • Support the Reservoir group on a day to day basis, identifying and optimizing inhouse written software libraries
  • Help on presentation logic and organization of job data o Implement and develop new ways to visualize well data
  • Need to have MSc or similar in computer science, engineering or a related field. o Experience with Python.
  • Experience with concurrent programming and parallel computing
  • Experience with scipy/numpy stack (Bokeh also would be a plus)
  • Hands-on experience with Linux operating systems, bash scripting, Docker containers.
  • Advantage to have Experience in C/C o
  • Experience implementing web services and APIs in Python.
  • Experience with web development and maintenance tools, JavaScript, css and backend
  • Good understanding of data formats and transfer technologies such as AJAX, JSON, XML and RESTful services.
  • Experience with test-driven development and python testing frameworks/ technologies.
  • Interest in continuous integration and version control
  • Interest in hardware and optimization of hardware/software bundling


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