Big Data Software Architect (STIC - Menlo Park) | Schlumberger

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Big Data Software Architect (STIC - Menlo Park)

Menlo Park - United States

Cloud and BigData Software Architect/Engineer 


The Cloud and BigData Software Architect is responsible for leading technical efforts related to modern data engineering, based on Cloud computing technologies. The candidate is expected to have demonstrated experience in the domain, with proven record of architecting data centric systems at Cloud scale, supporting complex use cases. Experience with public cloud environments, with a focus on the various data services and cloud native software architecture are important for the position.  

Being an Architect at Schlumberger affords significant visibility to the role. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about taking on risky challenges, mentor others in the team and from across the company and share the findings in an effective manner.  



  • Architect complex data centric systems for both operational and analytical use. 
  • Effectively participate in defining, designing, architecting and implementing cloud based systems. 
  • Master new and emerging technologies, and effectively apply them into new systems. 
  • Be in the forefront of the happenings related to data. Ex: Be well versed with trends related to Cloud and Data technologies, such as Data Warehouses, Data Lakes, Data Meshes, Delta Lakes, Microservices, Kubernetes, API Gateways, etc. 
  • Act as a mentor to other team members 
  • Effectively share knowledge through several mechanisms (both written and verbal). 
  • Be the catalyst to instigate investigation into new technologies that have good potential for adoption. 
  • Be a team player, open to working with people from across the globe, from different backgrounds. 


Required Skills 

  • Expertise in designing complex cloud-scale systems, ability to articulate the choices made in compute, storage, messaging, security and the overall architecture. 
  • Expertise in one or more of the BigData tools (Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc) 
  • Expertise in relational SQL and NOSQL database solutions (including Postgres, Cassandra, Graph Databases, etc.) 
  • Demonstrated experience with Cloud native software and methodologies. 
  • Excellent experience in ETL/ELT pipeline building, scaling. Monitoring, etc. 
  • Expertise with data pipeline and workflow management tools (Airflow, Argo, Luigi, etc) 
  • Experience with (Realtime) stream processing systems such as Storm, Spark, spark-streaming, etc. 
  • Good experience with Data services from public cloud providers such as Azure, GCP, AWS. 
  • Excellent track record of architecting systems with cloud native microservices (especially on Kubernetes). 
  • Deep expertise in one or more of the programming languages (Java, Python, C/C++, Scala, etc.). 
  • Desirable to have experience with ML tools (feature engineering, feature stores, model management, etc) 
  • Desirable to have experience with Graph Databases and working knowledge on Knowledge graphs. 



  • Bachelor degree or higher in Computer Science or related with 3 – 12 years of relevant experience. 
  • Responsible for delivering architecture for multiple products/solutions within Schlumberger 
  • Breadth of experience in the appropriate areas of the business 


The Cloud & BigData Software Architect will work at Schlumberger Software Technology Innovation Center (STIC) at Menlo Park, California. Schlumberger STIC is the newest facility of Schlumberger, located in the Silicon Valley, working in close collaboration with major players in the Valley network. The STIC offers its professionals a broad aspect of interaction opportunities within leading software industry partners, universities and the large network of Schlumberger Technology Centers around the world, that support Schlumberger activities in more than 85 countries.  


STIC is part of the Schlumberger Software Technology organization, responsible for leading the Schlumberger digital technology initiatives. As the oil and gas industry’s leading supplier of technology, integrated project management, and information solutions to customers worldwide, the Schlumberger digital technology development and management initiatives play a key role in driving of the oilfield service industry’s digital technology transformation.  


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. Schlumberger is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.  



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