Geophysical Applications Systems Development & Support
This is an expatriate position located in Saudi Arabia
Req Number: 18295BR
We are seeking an experienced IT Systems Analyst to join our Geophysical Applications Division (GAD) under Exploration Applications Services Department (EASD).
GAD provides all necessary support for Geophysical applications and systems to allow the most efficient and cost effective means to process, model, analyze 2D and 3D seismic data. GAD supports, develops and maintains Geophysical Seismic Processing related applications utilized by Upstream Exploration Organization. We perform In-house code development, environment optimization and third party Vendor software support, utilizing the EXPEC Computer Center’s high performance computing systems and scientific workstations.
The successful candidate should hold a Bachelor Degree in Geophysics and/or Computer Science.
10 years of experience in Seismic imaging Systems support/optimization and Seismic imaging application development and High Performance Computing.
Experience with seismic processing applications and High Performance Computing.
Programming skills (C/C++, Fortran), GPU acceleration and a Unix/Linux background.
Experience in data science toolkits, advanced statistical techniques and concepts, and machine learning techniques.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You are expected to be able to provide the following:
Recommend and conduct studies on the extension of computing technology into profitable areas of Geophysical Processing and Interpretation technical activities. In conjunction with Exploration customer representatives, determines opportunities for computer assistance.
Act as project leader on Geophysical Processing and Interpretation systems projects. Prepare proposals for a higher management.
Endorsement on technical applications where initial study has determined a high degree of operational feasibility is involved.
Initiate and conduct continuous research into advanced systems concepts and latest developments in techniques and applications pertaining to Geophysical Processing and Interpretation systems.
Participate in activities of technical societies and keep abreast of advancements in Geological/Geophysical mapping, modeling and data display techniques applicable to the area of organizational responsibility.
Advise on internal department work procedures to promote increased productivity and efficiencies.