Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of G&G Developer/Strategist located in Houston, TX through February 22, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Experienced technical professional to participate driving strategies, designing and developing software for G&G Application Integration and technical knowledge management tools.
Responsible for providing strong hands-on technical leadership on a small project team charged with designing and developing software to capture, structure, manage and deliver-on-demand geoscience interpretation and modeling integration and knowledge management tools.
Designing and developing software applications and proprietary tools to manage geoscience and reservoir engineering application integration and knowledge management.
Participating as a team member in technical software development projects.
Assisting project managers to identify options for the most suitable solutions to achieve business objectives.
Assist in setting the strategic direction for Knowledge Management and proprietary data integration tools for geoscience and reservoir engineering data types.
Ensuring alignment among similar software designs and performing impact assessments of design changes across environments, modules, and functions.
Act as a liaison with external application vendors and internal customers to optimize the efficiency of knowledge capture and transfer interfaces.
Interfacing with operating company stakeholders and users to evaluate, identify, develop and implement effective data/application integration and technical knowledge management solutions.
Performing/supervising software testing and documentation.
Maintaining software system configuration and documentation.
Assisting in software deployment and follow-up user support, as needed.
Note: Position works closely with technical IT and Geoscience professionals, and with software application users, both within the development community and from other Upstream user groups throughout the Corporation.
The position requires a strong background and demonstrated leadership in technical software design and development on Windows and in the Linux environment using Microsoft Visual Studio and Eclipse software development environment.
Experience with software development kits written in C, C++, C#, and/or Java used to access technical data from third-party vendors.
Scripting tools and environment setup knowledge is also necessary for proper software deployment.
Strong database development skills including database table design, performance tuning, SQL development, and database connectivity involving a diverse set of database instances which include Oracle, PostgreSQL, and SQLite.
A Basic understanding of seismic interpretation & earth modeling software such as Landmark, Petrel, EPOS, and Gocad/SKUA.
Strong background and demonstrated leadership in technical software design and development on Windows and in the Linux environment using Microsoft Visual Studio and Eclipse software development environment.
Broad experience and thorough understanding of XML syntax, structure and functionality.
Able to work effectively and cooperatively in a diverse team environment. Fosters collaboration with team members and customers.
A recognized team player that can communicate complex technical issues in a clear, concise, understandable manner, both orally and in writing. Encourages open expression of diverse ideas and opinions.
Prior experience in 1) a Geoscience or Petroleum Engineering software development environment, and 2) a global organization, effectively working with user stakeholders and clients in other parts of the corporation, are definite pluses.
Relocation may be considered. *LI-JM1
Expatriate assignments will be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
Chevron - 22 months ago
Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We...