Signal Processing R&D (Research Geophysicist) - UK

at PGS
Location United Kingdom
Date Posted July 3, 2017
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


The purpose of this function is to conduct research and development in the field of seismic data imaging. To design and implement processing solutions at an industrial scale and to contribute to the verification of their geophysical integrity. to provide unscheduled programming support and to contribute to software documentation and training.

Main Tasks

  • To carry out research and development activities in the field of seismic data imaging (noise attenuation, interpolation, spectral enhancement, deconvolution, …ect)
  • To contribute to the verification of geophysical integrity of the developed software
  • To contribute to software upgrades and bug fixes of existing technology developed in the project
  • To contribute to the generation of documentation for products including: nsd files, doc files, user requirements documents, design documents, testing plan documents, testing results documents, ‘best practice’ documents
  • To contribute to the preparation, quality control and the release of technical papers for publication and / or presentations
  • To contribute to training sessions and workshops as part of the release of new products developed
  • To follow the appropriate programming standards.
  • To carry out unscheduled programming support as required by PGS business units
  • Any other reasonable task requested by management


  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Geophysics, Computer Science or other related technical field
  • Possess strong technical and applied knowledge in the field of signal processing, with applications to large volume dataset. focus is on one of the following topics:
  • time-frequency analysis, image processing and pattern recognition, monte-carlo methods, Convex optimization
  • Excellent programming skills in Fortran, C/C++
  • Experience in working with real data is highly appreciated
  • Knowledge of geophysical problem is a plus
  • Knowledge of HPC, GPU is a plus

We Offer

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

For application please log into and apply for position Research Geophysicist

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Doctorate

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