Backend Developer Engineer | Schlumberger

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Backend Developer Engineer

Montpellier - France


Job title:

Backend Developer Engineer


About Us: 

We are a global technology company, driving energy innovation for a balanced planet.

At SLB we create amazing technology that unlocks access to energy for the benefit of all. That is our purpose. As innovators, that’s been our mission for 100 years. We are facing the world’s greatest balancing act- how to simultaneously reduce emissions and meet the world’s growing energy demands. We’re working on that answer. Every day, a step closer.

Our collective future depends on decarbonizing the fossil fuel industry, while innovating a new energy landscape. It’s what drives us. Ensuring progress for people and the planet, on the journey to net zero and beyond. For a balanced planet.

With our 80 Technology centers and 4 research centers around the world we are continuously developing new tools and services to keep us at the forefront of our industry and to meet the challenges of our industry.

More than 98,000 employees over 120 countries already started their SLB journeys. Start yours now!



Montpellier Technology Center (MpTC)


Montpellier Technology Center (MpTC) is located in the South of France; we develop leading-edge Wellbore & Structural Geology Modeling Software.

In connection with SLB digital centers in Norway, the UK, the US, China and India, our innovation activities span from high precision wellbore logs to high volume seismic data, from automated real-time systems to large scale reservoir simulation.

Our strength comes from our passion for innovation and our multicultural population.

MpTC welcomes about 100 employees from more than 23 nationalities – a dynamic and energetic team working in a highly collaborative and innovative environment. We continuously offer opportunities to progress and develop, through training programs and early career exposure to our worldwide digital organization in Europe, the US and Asia. 


Job Summary:

We are looking for a skilled and experienced Back-End Developer with expertise in implementing microservices architecture. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of software development best practices and be able to design, develop, and maintain microservices that scale and meet business needs. The successful candidate will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure that the Python services are implemented efficiently and effectively. 


Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Design, develop, test, and deploy microservices using Python. 
  • Ensure that microservices are scalable, reliable, and secure. 
  • Write clean, maintainable, and well-documented code. 
  • Continuously monitor, test, and optimize microservices for performance and stability. 
  • Troubleshoot and debug issues. 
  • Participate in code reviews, design reviews, and other team activities. 



  • 3+ years of experience in back-end development with Python 
  • Experience with RESTful API design and development 
  • Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes 
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills (ENGLISH) 
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms such as Google or AWS or Azure 


Career Advancement:

SLB Eureka Technical Career (SETC) provides proven technical contributors with a career path that offers them recognition, reward, and influence that parallels an equivalent management progression.

We are leaders in Technology Domain Knowledge – Our Eureka Community of practice has over 28,500 members, in 30 communities, with 123 Special Interest Groups (SIGs).

We’ve published over 10,000 publications in the past decade. The early stage of SETC known as “SETC Associate”, is a new addition to the SETC Framework in the Technology Organization.


BlueFlex (if eligible):

We are open to flexible, hybrid working with a combination of on-site & home working days.


What we can offer you:

Competitive base salary with bonus, private healthcare for employee & family, subsidised dental care, Health & Wellbeing programs such as the Employee Mental health support, health & wellness coaching, part employer and employee funded pension contribution, Income protection scheme, life insurance.

Other benefits are also available through the SLB flexible benefits program.

SLB 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, or other characteristics protected by law.