|Location||Houston, United States|
|Date Posted||August 22, 2019|
Purpose & Accountabilities :
Discover, develop, demonstrate and deploy innovative seismic interpretation technologies
Influence Shell technology teams regionally to maximize the value of such technologies.
Collaborate with data scientists and geophysicists to deliver Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithms for enabling a step-change in subsurface interpretation capability
Build and develop new models for segmentation of geological features and geophysical properties from subsurface data
Disseminate skills and knowledge of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to the broader geophysical community
Optimize AI network performance for training and inference on high-performance compute cluster
In this role, the successful candidate will work with experts in geology, geophysics, and data science to develop deep learning-based next-generation seismic interpretation tools.
Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer both now and in the future.
Ph.D in Geophysics with strong Data Science experience
Ph.D in Data Science with strong Geophysics experience
Bachelor’s Degree in either Geophysics or Data Science with at least 7 years' professional experience solving problems geophysical problems with AI
Experience developing geophysics-guided deep learning models for seismic interpretation
Skill set must include expertise in:
Convolutional neural networks
Programming skills in Python, Matlab
Use of TensorFlow, Caffe, CUDA
Strong background in high-performance computing
Ability to develop synthetic geophysical models on High-Performance Computing (HPC)
Ability to implement Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) parallelization
Competence in seismic imaging, processing, QI, inverse theory, multi-dimensional data analysis
Strong publication record
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Employment TypeFull Time
Work LocationHouston - Westhollow Technology Center
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