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Scientific Developer

Category: Development/Engineering

City: Houston, Texas, United States

Position ID: J1019-0621

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

We are looking for a scientific and technical computing expert for C#, .NET, C++ application development. Strong engineering/mathematical aptitude and professional software development skill are required. The developer will work on the next generation Integrated Reservoir & Production System Modelling platform for creating custom add-ons. It is an agile team with short development cycles, and a distributed work environment with teams based across multiple time zones.

The ideal candidate has a background in computational science and modeling of physical phenomena with a skill profile at the intersection of applied mathematics, computer programming and engineering.

Mathematical/Numerical skills: ODE and PDE solution techniques; Solution of linear and non-linear equations; Nonlinear Optimization. Experience with parallel computation approaches for solving such problems on CPU (MPI, OpenMP) and GPU are also highly desirable.

Education (for reference only):

Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Design, develop, test and analyze new and existing technical application or Add-on(s)

• Develop algorithms for computationally challenging problems. Analyze existing algorithms to identify opportunities for performance and/or robustness improvements.

• Program clear, structured code following best practices.

• Work with domain experts (POs, SMEs) to gather and understand requirements.

• Work with local and remote teams to resolve issues and implement new features.

• Protect sensitive information and maintain client confidentiality

• Proactively identify next steps, prioritize tasks, and produce results in a timely manner

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Deep scientific computing/engineering/mathematics expertise

• Strong problem solving, optimization, troubleshooting, and debugging skills

• Good proficiency in Object Oriented Programming in C#, .NET and/or C+• Proven record of delivering high quality robust code complete with unit tests

• Proven record of delivering high-performance scientific and technical code

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills for working with clients, other developers and technical contacts. Ability to explain complex technical issues.

• Ability to work with autonomy to identify and resolve problems

• Experience with Agile and/or SCRUM software development practices

Additional desirable skills:

• Experience in Oil & Gas domain

• Experience of working on add-on / Plug-in development

• Experience with source control tools (e.g., GIT and SVN)

• Experience with defect tracking/planning tools (e.g., Mantis, VSTS)

Skills:

  • Engineering

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