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Sr. Software Engineer - M2M Communication Protocol Developer for Automation Solutions

Project Description

One of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry has a need to develop and support drilling automation software systems in Oil & Gas domain.

Systems capabilities include data acquisition from other hardware/software systems, machine control, cloud connectivity, process control and user interaction. You will be a member of a cross functional team and expected to organize, set the direction.

Our project is stable, long-term and constantly adopts new technologies. Key project stakeholders are open for innovative ideas.
Project is based on SCRUM methodology.


• Analyzing and understanding the business processes.
• Identifying and communicating the technical software requirements.
• Designing automated process solutions in accordance with standard design principles and conventions.
• Configuring new automated processes and objects using core workflow principles that are efficient, well structured, maintainable and easy to understand.
• Creating and maintaining solution documentation.
• Supporting existing processes and implementing change requirements as part of a structured change control process.
• Problem solving issues that arise in day to day running of automated processes and providing timely responses and solutions as required.
• Working within project planning constraints, communicating any identified project risks and issues to the delivery/project manager accordingly and providing inputs to the change control process.
• Creating and documenting test procedures and scenarios for the pre-UAT phases
• Supporting the Operational Teams during the UAT and rollout phases



• Strong software development skills, including project planning, deriving requirements from system objectives, organizing and prioritizing work, and delivering results, and providing support.
• 4+ years' experience developing machine to machine (M2M) and electromechanical automation system software in C#, C++, C, or Java
• 4+ years' experience developing multi-threaded/process applications/services and the common constructs and patterns associated with them.
• Excellent system (software and hardware) troubleshooting and debugging skills
• 2+ years' experience developing with MS technologies such as Visual Studio .NET, WPF, WinForms, console applications, etc.
• Experience with and an understanding of the value of modern development concepts and practices including OO principles, unit testing, agile development, TDD and continuous delivery
• Experience developing networked systems that communicate with data generating devices and data aggregation services
• Experience developing with network protocols such as TCP and UDP over IP
• Attention to detail and data driven decision making
• Experience developing IoT and data driven systems
• Experience in developing applications on multiple operating systems such as Windows, Unix, Linux, iOS, Mac OS, Android.
• Experience using fieldbus protocols such as EtherCAT, SynqNet, DeviceNet, ControlNet, Modbus, Profibus, CANopen.
• Experience using serial communication standards such as RS422, RS485, and RS232
• Experience developing data-driven systems using relational and/or NoSQL database technologies such as Oracle, SQLite, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, MongoDB, Cassandra

Nice to have

• Experience with PLC programming using Structured Text.
• Experience with and understanding of the value of modern development tools such as Git, CVS, Subversion, Jenkins, NuGet, and JIRA


  • English: Upper-intermediate

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