Company: WRS - Worldwide Recruitment Solutions
Skills: Geophysicist
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
On behalf of a major Oil&Gas Operator, I am looking for a Research Geophysicist to join them in Aberdeen on a Contract basis. Candidate should be holding a MSc or PhD in Applied Math, Geophysics, Computational Science and/or Engineering. She/he should have relevant and appropriate geophysical research experience within academia and/or industry in area of wavefield-based imaging and inversion for reservoir characterization and time-lapse (4D) seismic monitoring. Candidate will also have proven programming skills and experience with demonstrated high-level proficiency in at least three of the following programming languages under Linux/Unix operating system: Fortran90, C/C++, Java, Matlab, Python/Julia. Additionally, candidate will have outstanding knowledge and proven skills in: advanced numerical methods and optimization, seismic inverse theory, and parallel computing on internal HPC platform & strong technical, written/oral communication and high-level of interpersonal skills. The position is only addressed to candidates already living in the area and in any case with the right to work in the UK as per immediate start.