About NOV and Rig Technologies

National Oilwell Varco (NOV) is a leading provider of technology, equipment, and services to the global oil and gas industry that supports customers’ full-field drilling, completion, and production needs. Since 1862, NOV has pioneered innovations that improve the cost-effectiveness, efficiency, safety, and environmental impact of oil and gas operations.

NOV Rig Technologies makes and supports the world’s most advanced drilling solutions. With a long history of manufacturing advanced drilling equipment packages—think top drives, iron roughnecks, drawworks, BOPs, and risers—as well as complete land rigs, we're constantly working to solve our customers’ operational challenges. We're designing new technology and robotics that deliver increased automation; expanding our training offerings to help our partners close the industry's generational gap; and developing smarter, more advanced drilling solutions for all types of land and offshore environments.

We're continually pushing our own standards higher to deliver the safest, most efficient, and most reliable drilling solutions in the world. Join us as we continue to power the industry that powers the world.

NOV Rigsentry is currently recruiting for a Full Stack Developer to join our team at the NOV Tower, the main responsibilities of this role include:

  • Developing front end website architecture.
  • Developing back end website applications.
  • Develop data base architecture and interactions.
  • Creating servers and databases for functionality.
  • Ensuring responsiveness of applications.
  • Working alongside graphic designers, product line managers, data scientists for web application features.
  • Seeing a project through from conception to finished product.
  • Designing and developing APIs.
  • Designing and developing microservices.
  • Meeting both technical and consumer needs.
  • Staying abreast of developments in web applications and programming languages.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

  • Design overall architecture of the web application.
  • Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of applications.
  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering team to design and launch new features.
  • Maintain code integrity and organization.
  • Experience working with graphic designers and converting designs to visual elements.
  • Highly experienced with back-end programming languages Ex: Java, .NET, Python, JavaScript, etc.
  • Proficient experience using Javascript and front end frameworks Ex: AngularJS, Angular, ReactJS, etc.
  • Knowledge of code versioning tools {{such as Git, Mercurial or SVN}}.
  • Proficient experience using database languages Ex. SQL, MongoDB (NoSQL - Object Oriented), OSI PI (NoSQL – Timeseries).
  • Provide mentorship to junior developers.
  • Supports and develops software engineers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities.

We’re looking for a Full Stack developer who will take a key role on our team. Our Full Stack developer must have knowledge in all stages of software development. This role creates an opportunity for an individual to be a full stack developer for the Rigsentry BOP application under the Rigsentry Organization within the Rig Technologies division of National Oilwell Varco. This is (1) of (4) groups that belong to the Rigsentry program.

This role will be on a team sized between 5-10 individuals that will possibly be located in a variety of time zones. Due to a variety of time zones that this team works in, there will be the requirement of flexibility for working hours. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Early morning meetings (as early as 6-7AM CST)
  • Late afternoon meetings (as late as starting at 5PM CST)
  • 24-hour support coverage by team as needed for operations (though not expected to be very frequent).

The idea is that responsibilities will include supporting operations efforts as needed.

A software development backlog will be run out of the NOV-hosted JIRA environment, coupled with information that can be gleaned from the NOV wiki space built specifically for the Rigsentry team. Code is managed through NOV-hosted repositories.

The team is expected to adhere to a Scrum workflow, to promote agile decisions through the development for this application

Full Stack Developer Skills and Expertise:

  • Design overall architecture of the web application.
  • Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of applications.
  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering team to design and launch new features.
  • Maintain code integrity and organization.
  • Experience working with graphic designers and converting designs to visual elements.
  • Highly experienced with back-end programming languages Ex: Java, .NET, Python, JavaScript, etc.
  • Proficient experience using Javascript and front end frameworks Ex: AngularJS, Angular, ReactJS, etc.
  • Knowledge of code versioning tools {{such as Git, Mercurial or SVN}}.
  • Proficient experience using database languages Ex. SQL, MongoDB (NoSQL - Object Oriented), OSI PI (NoSQL – Timeseries)
  • Provide mentorship to junior developers
  • Supports and develops software engineers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities.