Seismic Imaging Analyst in Calgary, Canada

at CGG
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted March 27, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


CGG ( is a fully integrated Geoscience company providing leading geological, geophysical, and reservoir capabilities to its broad base of customers. Through its three complementary business divisions of Equipment, Acquisition and Geology, Geophysics & Reservoir (GGR), CGG brings value across all aspects of natural resource exploration by providing detailed information about the subsurface. CGG employs over 5,500 people around the world, all with a Passion for Geoscience and working together to deliver the best solutions to its customers.
Job Description
Start your career with a recognized leader in the geophysical industry. At CGG you will learn to create accurate 3D images of the subsurface using seismic data. You will be trained to utilize knowledge of seismic data acquisition, wavelet processing, noise attenuation, and velocity model building. You will learn to use state-of-the-art imaging software and select parameters to ensure a high quality, timely, and cost effective product.
This role requires that you work as part of a team of Seismic Imagers, dedicated to producing high resolution images of the earths subsurface for our internal and external clients. Emphasis will be on managing day-to-day operations of large projects, providing optimal quality control, problem identification and defining ideal solutions. You may work closely with our technical support staff to develop new techniques and tools and possibly collaborate with them to roll-out developing technologies. You will work to ensure that our clients receive a timely product that exceeds their expectations for image quality.
Graduate (MSc. or PhD) degree in Physics, Engineering, Mathamatics Geophysics or other related technical degree
Must be a new graduate within the last 12 months
Must have strong math and excellent problem-solving skills
Team player that is a quick learner, with strong communication, organizational and presentation skills
Experience with a UNIX environment preferred
Must have the legal right to live and work in Canada
Please note, the successful candidate will be required to relocate to Houston, Texas, USA for the first 6 months to participate in the New Hire Training program in our regional head office.
Additional Information
Why choose CGG?
Joining a company with a culture of learning and a world-class structured career development pathway, our graduates can develop their technical, commercial and personal skills for the future via a suite of internal courses led by our own CGG University.
We encourage you to take ownership of your development by identifying opportunities to further progress your own skills and experience.
CGG focuses on the strengths and talents of our people and develop learning opportunities that encourage development at every step of your career.

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