Front End Software Engineer | Schlumberger

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Front End Software Engineer

Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

Schlumberger has an opening in United Arab Emirates for a Front End Software Engineer for our Digital Technology Division.

Location:  Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The Front End Software Engineer develops the front end of a web application, i.e. the visual elements that users see and interact with in a web application. Develops the front end of a web application, using third party and in-house frameworks. This includes handling the logic, database interactions, user authentication, configuration and visual elements that users see and interact with in a web application.

The Front End Software Engineer evaluates emerging technologies and provides strategic innovative and cost-effective engineering solutions to increase efficiency, reliability and integration of Schlumberger services and operations, working in a semi-autonomous environment where fast prototyping emerging technologies to solve industry-related problems is the rule.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Builds sophisticated and elegant user interfaces
  • Collaborates with UX and visual designers, developers and product owners to implement scalable and interactive applications.
  • Identifies and keeps abreast of novel technical concepts and markets.
  • Provides technical leadership and documentation to developers and stakeholders.
  • Develop web front end to be usable on multiple form factors.
  • Ensure the solution is deployable, operable and secure by default.
  • Apply usability procedures and principles as defined by project or through customer input.
  • Develop and maintain new or improved software products and techniques, working in a semi-autonomous environment where fast prototyping with emerging technologies to solve industry-related problems is the rule
  • Applies usability procedures and principles as defined at project or product-line level or through customer input.
  • Builds prototypes, products and systems that meets the project quality standards and requirements.
  • Contributes to and supports re-use through common components that are well documented and tested.
  • Interacts and engages with customers, users, and product managers and technical architects to understand needs and increase positive impact of users’ experience.


  • Bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science or related with minimum 4 years working experience
  • Core competencies in Web technologies: Javascript, Typescript, HTML5, CSS, SVG, Angular, and Node.js
  • Solid knowledge of Restful architecture and use cases 
  • Knowledge /experience/awareness in maintanability and testing.
  • Knowledge/expereince/awareness with performance tunning( monitoring, load testing, caching, etc.) and security. 
  • Basic knowledge of application networking and troubleshooting
  • Knowledge/experience/awareness in web application architecture development ( dynamic component composition, data navigation and business processes)
  • Experience with one or more Cloud Platforms like AWS, GCP, Azure
  • Experience with one or more backend programming languages– Java, Scala, Go, Python, C#, etc
  • Knowledge of one or more open-source framework for front-end development like React, Angular etc.
  • Understanding of micro services architecture with experience designing and implement RESTful services
  • Knowledge of applicable design patterns for the front end
  • Must be able to legally work in United Arab Emirates. Emirati candidates preferred or GCC nationals and current UAE residents may apply.


  • Learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time-management, multi-tasking, and communication skills. Capable of juggling multiple projects and related complexities at the same time.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Work on a wide variety of tasks using emerging technologies

Schlumberger is the world's leading provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing to the oil and gas industry. As a leading employer in our industry, Schlumberger is proud to offer a highly competitive package of base and incentive compensation as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the health, wellness and financial security of our employees and their families.

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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