United States Houston: Principal Software Engineer

Date: Feb 7, 2018

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

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We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.


Role and Responsibilities

Under broad direction from the Discipline Manager, develops desktop and web software and supervises a local or offshore team of software developers:


•     Design and Development of professional quality web and desktop application code in an Agile environment

•     Write well commented code

•     Development of unit tests in production code

•     Perform Peer Code Reviews to that code conforms to coding guidelines

•     Interact with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to understand requirements

•     Work closely with other Developers to achieve objectives

•     Use external tools (e.g. SysInternals) while debugging and fixing problems



•     Completion of an undergraduate degree in Computer Science or similar discipline and 6 years of related experience.

•     In lieu of undergraduate degree requirement, 12 years of software development experience may be substituted.

•     4+ years of desktop or web application development experience in .NET or Open Source technologies

•     Working knowledge of calling functions in standard (non-COM) DLLs

•     Knowledge of AngularJS or ReactJS, NodeJS and jQuery

•     Knowledge of building and consuming REST APIs, JSON and WebAPIs

•     Experience with debugging code which contains calls to external non-COM DLLs, from Visual Studio

•     Experience with development of multi-threaded applications

•     Aware of Agile/Scrum principles and desire to abide by them

•     Good communication skills so that proper requirements clarifications can be done with the SMEs


Preferred Qualifications

•     Knowledge of Moq/Rhino mocks unit test mocking framework

•     Knowledge of FORTRAN and C++

•     Experience in Oil & Gas industry

•     Science/Engineering background


Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for a higher level role given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available including Principal Software Engineer or Software Engineer Technical Advisor.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E.HoustonTexas77032, United States 


Job Details

Requisition Number: 50268 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Production Solutions 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Developer, Computer Science, Application Developer, Java, Testing, Technology

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