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US Houston: Software Engineer/ Architect

Date:  Jan 9, 2022

TX, US, 77032

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.


Software Engineer/Architect

Halliburton invites qualified candidates to apply for the Software Engineer position. The Software Engineer will leverage his/her strong software design and programming skills to provide technical leadership and build software solutions to address complex business needs.


Location: Houston



  • Software Engineer for software development project teams
  • Work in a Multi-Disciplinary team environment (hardware/firmware, science teams) to implement business requirements into working code/software
  • Troubleshoot design and code bottlenecks, performing code reviews quickly and efficiently
  • Incumbent is able to operate unsupervised and is called on to consult for the most complex design projects
  • May direct and monitor the work of other programming personnel across large scale development projects including involvement in design and milestone reviews
  • Leverage cloud platforms such as Microsoft Azure to develop both client and server functionalities
  • Job role contributes to value creation


Required Education and Skills

  • BS in computer science or related STEM field
  • 5+ years’ experience working in AGILE teams
  • Programming language proficiency, specifically with C++
  • Proficiency with Test-Driven Development, MVVM, MVC, OOO design patterns, SOLID design principles
  • HPC experience – Multi-threading, CUDA, Spark processing
  • Understanding of SOA architectural style, specifically in microservices development
  • Understanding of common DevOps, CICD processes and SDLC methodologies
  • Demonstrated teamwork, strong communication skills, and collaborative in complex engineering projects
  • Skills typically acquired through the completion of an undergraduate degree in Computer Science or similar discipline, and 7 years of related experience or through 11 years of software development experience. Completion of a master’s in computer science or similar discipline is preferred


Desired Skills

  • MS, PhD in computer science or related STEM field
  • Fluency in additional programming languages and fameworks such as Python, C#, WCF, WPF with the ability to pick up new languages and technologies quickly
  • Hands-on experience in designing and developing thin-client software
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms such as Azure Docker containers, Kubernetes, DataBricks
  • Experience modernizing legacy software such as MATLAB applications
  • Data modeling and database design experience
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning frameworks and packages
  • Angular, React, protobuf, grpc, ASP.NET
  • Understanding of EDGE devices and real-time acquisition applications – troubleshooting from firmware to the software application layers
  • Strong preference for prior experience building petrotechnical and real-time acquisition software in the O&G industry 
  • Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher-level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skills a variety of job opportunities might be available


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



, [[city]], Texas, 77032, United States


Job Details

Requisition Number: 99076  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology 
Product Service Line: Global R&D  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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