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Back-End Software Engineer Intern (12 months)

Abingdon - United Kingdom

Job title:


Back-End Software Engineer (12 months) - Starting 2024





Abingdon, United Kingdom



About SLB:


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.



Description and Scope:


​​​​Geomechanics is the scientific discipline concerning the evaluation of stresses and strains that affect the day-to-day operations of energy providers. The current main consumer of this data will be drilling engineers who will use these insights to determine where it is safe to drill and what factors and mitigations are required to make operations both safe and economical. This is facilitated via a micro-service based cross-platform cloud solution utilizing several technologies.​ 




The intern will be responsible for implementing business requirements, improving site reliability by working with the SRE team and improving integrity through DevOps automation. The successful candidate would gain exposure to cloud development, DevOps and agile practices whilst being embedded in the development team. They would gain exposure to a wide range of technologies on both front and back ends in a live commercial environment.​    


Required Skills & Qualifications


  • Penultimate or Final year Bachelors / Masters ​student in ​ Computer Science or a related discipline 
  • Oral and written communication skills in English 
  • Good motivation, autonomy, teamwork, and ingenuity 
  • Exposure to Golang



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


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.


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