Geophysicist in Houston, United States

at Shell
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted December 7, 2019
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


The Role
To leverage AI / Deep Learning to improve, scale-up and accelerate our ability to interpret seismic data,
The Geophysicist is accountable to discover and develop innovative technologies to interpret seismic data. The Geophysicist will also be accountable for working with other geoscientists and software developers to maximize the value of such technologies by globally deploying these new technologies to Shell business units.

Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer
Ph.D. level education in a relevant scientific discipline (Geoscience, computational mathematics) or equivalent experience
7+ Industry experience in developing and implementing deep learning models with seismic data to identify and segment geologic features
Knowledge of the latest deep learning innovations: GANs, VAE,s, etc.
Extensive experience in programming (Python, C), deep learning framework (Tensorflow, Pytorch, Caffe), GPU computing (CUDA, CuDNN, Docker) and high-performance hardware adaptations (DGX-2, commercial cloud services).
Company Description
Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals. As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business. Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.

An innovative place to work

There’s never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.

Join us and you’ll add your talent and imagination to a business with the power to shape the future – whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.
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