Senior Software Developer

Delft, Zuid
30 Oct 2016
08 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Software Developer

Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Full Time Regular


Baker Hughes, Inc. serves the worldwide oil and natural gas industry with reservoir consulting and products and services for drilling, formation evaluation, completion and production. We are a leading provider of high-performance technology that creates value from oil and gas reservoirs. Virtually every product and service we provide is designed to lower costs, reduce risk or improve productivity during activities directly related to hydrocarbon extraction, advancing reservoir performance.


We are quickly expanding our operations and want to increase our dynamic, growing Development Team in Delft (Zuid-Holland) with a talented and motivated Senior Software Developer.

As a Senior Software Developer you will be face with an interesting scale, scope and technical complexity of our application. You will be working with a wide variety of technical personnel and a broad range of different cultures and languages. Complex algorithms and modelling will be part of your day to day challenge.


You are part of the software development team in one of our 10 cross functional scrum teams to work on the new framework JewelEarth as well as the subsurface modeling software, JewelSuite.

As a Senior Developer you will take part in all aspects of the SDLC: from refinement, architecture, design, estimating, through the programming, verification and maintenance of our software platform. You will be working with the team, Product Owner and Subject Matter Experts.

We take pride in following Scrum by the book, and continuously improve our code and process: an agile mindset is required. We challenge you to deliver the best solutions for our customers.

  • We are proud of our diversity with colleagues from various countries around the world. While working together we build great software;
  • We help each other;
  • Each of the Scrum team has its own room with state of the art facilities;
  • In our innovation room we stimulate knowledge sharing;
  • We have lunch together;
  • We continuously improve the way we work;
  • We have an open and transparent way of working together.
  • You have at least a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering, or natural sciences / engineering, with significant experience in Software Development;
  • Thorough knowledge of software architecture, object oriented design, unit testing, and parallel programming patterns;
  • Experience in technical or scientific software engineering ;
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft technologies including Visual Studio, C#, C and a source code control system such as TFS and Git;
  • Experience with current development practices (SOLID, TDD, BDD, CI, etc.);
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written);
  • Organized towards tasks and responsibilities.
  • MSc / PhD preferred in related subject.
  • Experience in similar function.
  • Prefer to work within a product development instead of project development
  • Scrum/Agile experience is an advantage
  • MCSD Certification is an advantage
  • Significant level of related experience, ideally within the Oil service industry
  • An appreciation of the bigger business picture, not just its IT requirements


Baker Hughes is a leading supplier of oilfield services, products, technology and systems to the worldwide oil and natural gas industry. By being the service company that best anticipates, understands and exceeds our customers' expectations, Baker Hughes Advances Reservoir Performance. The company's 39,000-plus employees work in more than 80 countries in geomarket teams that help customers find, evaluate, drill, produce, transport and process hydrocarbon resources. Baker Hughes' technology centers in the world's leading energy markets are pushing the boundaries to overcome progressively more complex challenges. Baker Hughes develops solutions designed to help manage operating expenses, maximize reserve recovery and boost overall return on investment through the entire life cycle of an oil or gas asset. Collaboration is the foundation upon which Baker Hughes builds our business and develops next-generation products and services for drilling and evaluation, completions and production and fluids and chemicals. For more information on Baker Hughes' century-long history, visit our website.

Baker Hughes is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, race, national origin, ethnic origin, color, disability status, veteran status, religion, sexual orientation or any other protection guaranteed by local law.

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