Scientific Software Developer

For our client in the Utrecht area, we are currently seeking for a Scientific Software Engineer. Our client owns the most important databases of information on the subsurface and groundwater - and their geological properties - in the Netherlands. Its researchers use GISs (geographic information systems) and supporting modelling tools to access this information and make it suitable for use in a wide range of spatial planning applications. 

What wil you do:

  • Setup of continuous integration and deployment for existing software tools from different environment in github/gitlab on both Linux and Windows environment 
  • Development of graphical user interfaces for existing software tools 
  • Refactoring and optimization of existing Python code 
  • Implementation of new algorithms in existing framework


  • Strong programming skills (esp. Python) 
  • Familiar with oil and gas industry and/or geosciences(preferred)  
  • Familiar with numerical simulations and e.g. monte-carlo/data assimilation/optimization approaches involving multiple simulations (statistics, math) (preferred) 
  • Experience with software development processes and tools (gitlab, github) for both Linux and Windows; agile software development 
  • Strong communicator with both other developers and management; team worker
  • 3+ years experience

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