Senior Operations Geophysicist - Houston

at PGS
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted January 27, 2017
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 10


PGS has an opening for a permanent position as Senior Operations Geophysicist to ensure geophysical excellence in the MultiClient, NSA Group.

Main Tasks

  • Oversee the Imaging and the quality control to ensure geophysical technical excellence of MultiClient projects
  • Client presentations on MultiClient projects
  • Technical Sales and Marketing
  • Collaboration with customers in key MultiClient projects
  • Review and recommend changes in imaging technical practices
  • Recommendation to seismic imaging R&D
  • Write and deliver technical papers for trade journals and conferences (SEG etc.)
  • Organize and participate in technical road-shows
  • Coordinate with other regions to ensure global alignment of technical focus and marketing
  • Participation in the regional MultiClient management team


  • Master’s degree in geophysics or equivalent
  • Minimum of 10 years technical/operational experience in seismic acquisition and imaging.

Skills and competencies

  • Demonstrated willingness and ability to drive change
  • Strong Project Management skills
  • The successful candidate will have a strong theoretical background in seismic acquisition, and imaging geophysics, broad experience, with high credentials with customers
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, subject matter experts, and build client confidence in our geophysical services and quality
  • Strong reputation in the industry
  • Strong presenter with strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Time and depth imaging experience

We Offer

  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • Dynamic and international working environment
  • Challenging development opportunities

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